Top Story The Top Story: May 01, 2014. The International Monetary Fund approves $17 bill. loan deal for Ukraine
MHz Networks brings you The Top Story- the only digital short delivering each day's biggest global story back to back in English, as told by our premier international news broadcast partners. Today's Topic 05/01/14: Financial help is on its way to Ukraine with the International Monetary Fund agreeing on a $17bn bailout. The money will be released over two years with the first installment of $3bn to be made available immediately. IMF chief Christine Lagarde admitted it was a gamble relying on the country’s government being able to carry out unpopular measures to get its finances in order. As told by Arirang TV, Euronews and France 24.