KOBOLEV said the need to raise tariffs for gas for population
As stated by the head of the NJSC «Naftogaz of Ukraine», in March needs to be changed gas tariffs. He is convinced that due to the previous increase of tariffs managed «to reduce the budget deficit of the NJSC.RIA News by Alexander Maksimenko | Buy illustration
KYIV, Mar 10 — RIA Novosti Ukraine. The NJSC «Naftogaz of Ukraine» stated about the extreme importance of the next increase of tariffs for gas for the population since April, as foreseen by the Memorandum with the International monetary Fund (IMF).Ukrainian fotodog growth. The population physically cannot pay for utility services — Kucherenko
«In March should be changed tariffs. If we don’t, we miss a key point. This is important not only for Naftogaz but also for the whole country», — said the head of the company Andrey Kobelev at the 12th annual investment conference of Dragon Capital in Kyiv on Thursday.
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Thus, according to him, due to the previous increase of tariffs managed «to reduce the budget deficit of the NJSC, as well as the country as a whole». «We need to bring reform to the end. If we stop halfway, the result will be leveled,» — said Kobolyev.
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The head of the NAC also noted that the pace of reform in 2016 compared with the previous two years have declined significantly, however, he expects that «the government and the Parliament have the political will to complete reforms in the energy sector».
We will remind, earlier CREATED predicted increase of gas tariffs from 1 April by 53%. At the same time, March 1, in Ukraine increased electricity tariffs.