Valeriy Khoroshkovskyi submitted an application on his resignation from the post of Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine to the President of Ukraine  because of disagreement concerning re-appointment of Mykola Azarov for the post of the Prime Minister of Ukraine.

The press service of V. Khoroshkovskyi disclosed to UNIAN that he believes that this candidacy “can not carry out economic reforms and protect strategic course of our state to the European integration”.