Total government debt in Ukraine increased by $ 0.54 billion in March 2019 to $ 78.78 billion. This was announced by the press service of the Ministry of Finance of the country on Thursday.
As of March 31, 2019, the state debt and state-guaranteed debt of Ukraine amount to 2146.64 trillion hryvnia or 78.78 billion dollars. During the month of March, the debt increased by $ 0.54 billion, the report said.
Previously, the Ministry of Finance said that in 2019, Ukraine will have to pay around $ 17 billion of domestic and foreign debt. The country had disbursed in the first quarter government debt in the amount of about 4.7 billion US dollars.