The court allowed Kiev to Gazprom’s profit

Суд разрешил Киеву получить прибыль Газпрома

More than $ 3 million will go to repay fines and penalties in the total amount of 172 billion.

The economic court of Kiev at the second attempt allowed the State Executive service cancellation 79,87 million hryvnia (more than $ 3 million) of dividends payable by Russian Gazprom from the Kiev company Gaztranzit in repayment imposed by the Antimonopoly Committee fines and penalties in the total amount of 172 billion.

About it report Ukrainian news with reference to the decision of the court.

Earlier this week it became known that the court decided to deny the Executive office on the write-off of dividends, as the list of shareholders of Gaztranzit entitled to receive dividends for the year 2016 has not been determined.

Naftogaz and Gazprom holds a 40% stake of Gaztranzit, also 19.5% of the shares of the Turkish company Turusgas. The company was established in 1997 to increase the volume of transit of Russian natural gas to Turkey and Balkan countries.

As reported Корреспондент.netGazprom terminates the agreement with Gaztranzit. The agreement shall cease to have effect from 1 July.

Also we will remind that Ukraine wants to recover from Gazprom 172 billion hryvnias for abuse of a monopoly position in the market of natural gas transit country.