Ukraine and World Bank drafted new agreement

Other News Materials 6 December 2006 18:15 (UTC +04:00)

(ForUm) - New agreement on cooperation between Ukraine and World Bank for near five years is being presently drafted, NRCU informed.

It coincides with Ukraine's drafting a development programme for the same period, Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovych said following a meeting with World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz, reports Trend.

"We have agreed to harmonize this work with the World bank and to ensure financing of priority directions of the Government activities," the Prime Minister said. According to him, these programmes will be realized in the energy and transport spheres and will be aimed at improving state management and combating corruption.