Question the gas price in negotiations with the IMF is not closed – the Ministry of Finance

Вопрос цены на газ в переговорах с МВФ не закрыт - Минфин

The Minister of Finance Oksana Markarova

The main issues of discussion with the IMF, according to Markarova, only two: the budget of Ukraine and exit to the market price of gas.

Increase prices gas is still on the agenda in the negotiations of the Cabinet and the IMF. This was during a briefing on Friday, November 23, Minister of Finance Oksana Markarova, reports 112 Ukraina.

She also noted that the issue of gas prices remains a key for the approval of new programmes of cooperation.

“The issue of energy reform and raising gas prices, and therefore higher tariffs, which is connected with it is one of the issues we’re discussing, Yes,” she stated.

While Markarova said that the main issues of discussion with the IMF two. “The question of budget, of course, and access to market prices for gas. Therefore, the resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers has already adopted, is now in the process of revision of tariffs, and we are negotiating with the IMF for a fast release of the Board of Directors,” she said.

We will remind, on November 1, the price of gas for the population increased by 23.5% to 8550 UAH per thousand cubic meters.

Note that this increase is only valid until the end of the heating season. After that, gas prices will increase a minimum twice.

As reported, on the eve of the Rada appointed Oksana Markarova Finance Minister.

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