President Jahjaga greets the approval of the New Agreement with the International Monetary Fund

The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Madam Atifete Jahjaga has welcomed the decision of the Executive Board of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for the approval of the new Stand-By Agreement with Kosovo.

President Jahjaga considers that the achievement of this agreement is a positive step for Kosovo, that despite the difficulties, as a consequence of the global financial and economic crisis, the Republic of Kosovo has managed to maintain the Macro financial stability.

On this occasion, President Jahjaga estimates that a bigger engagement of the institutions is needed, not only to maintain financial stability, but also to advance the necessary economic reforms aiming to improve the business climate, the opening of new jobs and the improvement of public infrastructure are prerequisites for the economic growth in our country.