Ukraine PM calls for sacking of c.bank chairman

17:12, 18 December 2008
Ukraine
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Blaming the bank for the hryvnia currency`s fall to historic lows

Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko called on Thursday for the resignation of Central Bank Chairman Volodymyr Stelmakh, blaming the bank for the hryvnia currency`s fall to historic lows against the dollar, according to Guardian.

"I demand that the president of Ukraine put forward urgently a proposal (to parliament) to dismiss the head of the central bank and to remove the entire executive of the bank," Tymoshenko told a news conference.

Reuters via Guardian

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