A meeting of Prime Minister of Ukraine Mykola Azarov and Prime Minister of Russia Dmitriy Medvedev lasted about 5 minutes.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, during the meeting Medvedev stated that the first tranche of the allocated loan at USD 15 billion for Ukraine has been already given.

In his turn Azarov confirmed that the National Bank of Ukraine received the first tranche of the loan.

After the meeting with Medvedev Azarov will take part in sitting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council at level of the heads of states that is scheduled at 15.00 pm (Moscow time).

A press point of Azarov to representatives of the Ukrainian mass media is planned after that.