IMF Wants Ukraine to Recalculate 2012 Budget, Kommersant Says

The International Monetary Fund wants Ukraine to recalculate the 2012 state budget based on an economic growth forecast of 4 percent, Kommersant-Ukraine newspaper reported, citing a person familiar with negotiations between Ukraine and the IMF.

The government’s current forecast is for growth of 5 percent growth.

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