The authorities of Ukraine no systematic plan of economic recovery. This opinion was expressed in the author program editor-in-chief of the Internet edition «GORDON» Alesya Batman on the TV channel «112 Ukraine» ex-head of the security Service of Ukraine (SBU), former chief of the Main intelligence Directorate of the Ministry of defense of Ukraine Igor Smeshko.
«We constantly hear on the air whether we will get the next tranche of the International monetary Fund. Despite the fact that the IMF gives us guidance, believe me, is purely bureaucratic. Often they are written here in the Cabinet of Ministers to increase the tariff, to align with European standards the price of gas. But sorry, European wages and the welfare of Europeans at times differ from the welfare of the Ukrainian people», – he said.
According to the former head of the SBU, «these conditions can only lead to socio-economic unrest and upheaval in the country.»
«This is the basis to the President of the Russian Federation again went to the military phase. That is, you need to work on the economy, to have a systemic vision of how to reform the economy, to bring her back to the main problem… to overcome poverty and create a critical mass of the middle class. This tariff policy, tax policies – they’re killing this socio-economic base,» – said Smeshko.
He believes that raising tariffs to the European level will lead to the fact that «the excitement of a critical mass inside the country… again go to the current government».
«This is despite the fact that we are at war! There is no system vision, no strategy. We declare that we are a democracy, we have the first article of the Constitution talks about it, but I think our oligarchic-feudal in essence a system of power only uses democratic procedures to be a collective irresponsibility for the consequences of her reign,» – said Smeshko.
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On 7 December, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the state budget for 2018. According to the document, next year for returns at the level of 913,6137 billion UAH, expenses – 988,6343 billion. From 1 January next year the living wage will be 1700 UAH, from 1 July – 1777 UAH, from December 1 – UAH 1853. The document was developed on the basis of the inflation forecast at 9% and GDP growth of 3%. In the law laid down by 29.3 hryvnia exchange rate UAH/$.
Smeshko: Often alleged instructions from IMF written here in the Cabinet to increase the rates, the price of gas. This can lead only to an explosion in the country 28.12.2017