Smolii to take office as NBU acting head May 11, - Hontareva


Head of the National Bank of Ukraine Valeriia Hontareva, following her previously tendered resignation, has appointed her first deputy Yakiv Smolii acting head of the NBU from May 11.

Hontareva said in an interview with Interfax-Ukraine, Censor.NET reports.

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"I told everyone I will work until May 10. I appointed my first deputy Yakiv Smolii acting head of the National Bank. He will stay in office until a new head is appointed," Hontareva said.

Hontareva recalled she had tendered her voluntary resignation to the president on April 6.

"And on April 10, as I had promised to the whole market, I gave a press conference and reported that May 10 will be my last day in office," Hontareva recalled.

According to her, she will be on vacation starting from May 11. Hontareva expects the Verkhovna Rada to shortly consider her resignation and appoint a new head of the National Bank, following a proposal by the head of state.

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She stressed she was ready to report on her work in the parliament.Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n439266