In the framework of the agreement signed with the European Commission in 2014, Ukraine has received the second and final tranche of financial assistance in the amount of EUR 55,125 mln, Interfax-Ukraine reports.

The tranche was allocated after the assessment by the European Commission of Ukrainian reforms, especially in the fight against corruption, public procurement, public administration, and administrative services.

The Ministry of Finance noted that the funds will be used for expenditure financing of the general fund of the state budget of Ukraine.

The first tranche worth EUR 250 million was transferred in July 2014.

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