Friday, June 5, 2009

President holds urgent meeting on the situation with payment for gas

Before opening NSDC Meeting President Viktor Yushchenko held urgent meeting with National Bank Chairman, and Naftogaz of Ukraine Chairman dedicated to the situation with payments for Russian gas in May.

At the meeting President Yushchenko instructed the NBU and Naftogaz to urgently resolve the issue of delays in payments for gas stressing that all the transfers should be done by June 7.

He also requested the institutions to present their strategies of planning payments for next three months.