Ukraine has discovered the assets of Gazprom to enforce
There are already first positive results on the identification of certain assets of the Russian company, said the Ministry of justice.
The Minister of justice Pavel Petrenko, announced the first successful results in search of assets to Russia’s Gazprom for the enforcement of 172 billion.
In January last year, Ukraine has fined Gazprom for abuse of a monopoly position in gas transit through the country. After that the Ukrainian courts have several times affirmed this decision, however, Gazprom still has not paid it.
“We are now very seriously working on finding this property and we have already the first positive results on the identification of certain assets”, – he told to journalists in Kiev.
The Minister stressed that the Ministry of justice fundamental to the implementation of this decision of the court.
“We will fulfill the decision of the court under current law to collect from the debtor the amount of… Have all the mechanisms, including appeals to other countries in the framework of the legal aid system for the implementation of this decision”, – said Petrenko.
However, he did not tell the details, but promised the following Thursday to hold a “big press conference” for this reason.
Recently, the Supreme economic court has rejected the protest of Gazprom with a fine of 172 billion hryvnia.