The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko notes that aivaras abromavicius must remain on a post of the Minister of economic development and trade, and is currently considering this proposal.
«Met and talked with the Abromavicius Aivaras aivaras… confirmed that during the entire time the government had my full support for his reform initiatives, both directly and through the national Council of reforms. From my side, this support is guaranteed in the future. I think that aivaras should remain a Minister and continue reforms. He went to think,» wrote Poroshenko on his page on the social network Facebook on Wednesday 3 February.
I sustrs after talking W Aivaras Abromavicius, which same I am requesting to team, Nadav Ukrainian gromadyanska I Zver…
Published by Petro Poroshenko on 3 February 2016
According to the head of the state, as expressed by the Minister on Wednesday, the facts must investigate the National anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU).
«Igor Kononenko turned to NABOO and said he was willing to cooperate with him. This was announced by the leadership of this body. The faster the society will get the answer to these questions, the better», — said Poroshenko.
The President also reminded that earlier personally invited Abromavicius to work in a team of Ukrainian reformers, granted him Ukrainian citizenship and appealed to the faction «Block of Petro Poroshenko» in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine with a proposal to nominate him to the post of Minister of economy.
As reported, today, February 3, the Minister of economic development and trade aivaras abromavicius has decided to resign. The reason he called the blocking reforms. In this Abromavicius accuses the person of the President, one of the leaders of the faction «Block of Petro Poroshenko» Igor Kononenko.
The newspaper called the statement Abromavicius emotional and considers it an attempt to absolve themselves of responsibility for failures in the work of the Ministry.
The National anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine opened criminal proceedings on application by the Abromavicius. «On Wednesday, February 3rd, detectives NABOO started checking the facts announced by the Minister of economic development and trade Aivaras abromavicius about the possible interference in the work of the Ministry by first Deputy leader of the PPB faction Ihor Kononenko and some other deputies. Information entered into the Unified state register of pre-judicial investigations, preliminary legal qualification of the offence under article 364 (2) of the criminal code of Ukraine «Abuse of power or official position»», — stated in the message. In this regard, stated that Abromavicius will soon be invited to the NAB for interrogation as a witness on the facts about which he said during a press conference on 3 February 2016.
Abromavicius has been appointed Minister of economic development and trade in December 2014. Prior to this appointment, he had 18 years experience in investment companies with headquarters in Stockholm and other European capitals.
Poroshenko: Abromavicius must remain at the head of the MEDT, he went to think 03.02.2016