Poroshenko holds out hope that the most difficult period in the economy has passed
The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko expressed the hope that the most difficult period in the economy had passed.
"There is reason to carefully hope that in the economy we experienced the most serious. I very much hope, praying that this year in Ukraine's history has been the most difficult, and that our earth came to peace, reform came economic growth, " Poroshenko said Monday, speaking out in the annual address to the Verkhovna Rada.
Severe Crisis of political power affects the economy and the public sector of Ukraine. In fact the country is on the verge of default. In the country increases unemployment, the national currency over one year fell by more than 3 times. In the end, according to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine, in January 2015 the average salary in the country amounted 3455 hryvnia, or about $ 160. This is one of the lowest figures in the EU. The pace of GDP decline is determined currently by the national Bank of Ukraine at the level of 7, 5%, inflation - 34, 5%.