IMF Board to Consider $17 Billion Ukraine Bailout April 30 -

April 23, 2014 3:23 p.m. ET

WASHINGTON—The International Monetary Fund's executive board is tentatively scheduled to consider a $17 billion bailout for Ukraine on April 30, two people familiar with the matter said Wednesday.

IMF staff are currently verifying Kiev's interim government has met the fund's preconditions for the emergency loan. The expected IMF approval next week would unlock another $10 billion in aid promised by the U.S. and Europe for the...