Ukraine’s Sovereign Debt Rose 0.4% in January

Ukraine’s debt, including state guarantees, increased 0,4 percent in January 2012, the Finance Ministry said.

Debt grew to $59,48 billion as of Jan. 31 from $59,22 billion a month earlier, the ministry said today in a statement on its website.

Domestic debt rose to $20,26 billion from $20,21 billion at the end of December, according to the ministry, based in the capital, Kiev. Obligations to foreign creditors climbed to $24,62 billion from $24,51 billion.

Source: Bloomberg