President Victor Yushchenko gathered Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, Verkhovna Rada Speaker Arseniy Yatsenyuk, NSDC Secretary Raisa Bohatyryova, Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Volodymyr Stelmakh, Chairman of the Supervisory board of the National Bank of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, Minister of Finance Viktor Pynzenyk and Economics Minister Bohdan Danylyshyn to discuss economic situation in Ukraine and anti-inflation measures in particular.

According to the President`s press-office, in his address at the meeting President urged the Government, the National Bank, other state institutions responsible for implementation of economic policy to coordinate their actions. He also stressed that anti-inflation steps taken by the Government are ineffective and pointed to recession in Ukrainian economics.