Since 2010 the company of the Ukrainian oligarch Dmitry Firtash Ostchem had a debt of 3 billion hryvnia, said Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk. He noted that after the interior Ministry filed a case and arrested the assets, “Naftogaz” has received the full amount of debt.
KYIV, 25 Dec. The group of companies of the Ukrainian oligarch Dmitry Firtash Ostchem has fully repaid the debts to Naftogaz for gas in the amount of 3 billion UAH (about $ 130 million), said Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk at the Cabinet meeting on Friday evening.
“Since 2010, before NAK “Naftogaz” company Ostchem had a debt of 3 billion USD, the Ministry of internal Affairs case was opened, arrested the assets of the company, and as a result of this case, “Naftogaz” has received the full amount of the debt from the company Ostchem Firtash”, — said the Prime Minister.
The NJSC “Naftogaz of Ukraine” and Ostchem group of companies have signed global agreements — the parties agreed on repayment of loans transfer of “Naftogaz” until February next year. Ostchem until February must pay its debts to “Naftogaz”, which make up about $ 137 million.