The security service of Ukraine declares attempts of foreign intermediaries to privatize 20 enterprises for gas supply and to gasification (regional - and горгазы) in Ukraine.
About it journalists were reported by the chairman of SBU Valentyn Nalyvaichenko.
"Yesterday to SBU sent the letter the prime minister - to the minister of Ukraine how foreign intermediaries try to privatize, try to work contrary to economic interests of Ukraine in regional gases. These are two tens regional gases which are specifically counted", - he told.
In his opinion, Cabinet of Ministers has to protect interests of the state and citizens who consume gas.
At this Nalivaychenko noted that payment for gas is carried out, but through those structures which a semi-raider way are present at regional gases.
He emphasized that payments remain in these structures, and debts of regional gases - in the state.
The SBU considers criminal such scheme and intends to promote the government for its elimination.
As it was already reported, on January 11 the owner of 45% of the Rosukrenergo company Dmitry Firtash declared that the company got controlling stakes of a number of regional gases that allowed it to concentrate about 75% of the market of supply of natural gas for end users.
At the end of January Firtash refuted the statement, having reported that RUE belong options for acquisition of some regional gases, and in the middle of April of AMKU reported that didn't establish the fact of control of the company over regional gases.
Earlier about RUE control over regional gases repeatedly wrote the Ukrainian mass media. In the majority their conclusions were based on changes of structures of shareholders of regional gases, and entry into the supervisory boards of the enterprises for gas supply of representatives of the Ukrgaz — Power company, 50 which % belong to RUE. In particular it was a question of the Zakarpatgaz companies of "Volyngaz", "Lvovgaz", "Chernovtsygaz", "Ivano - Frankovskgaz", "Luganskgaz", "Cherkassygaz", "Kiyevoblgaz", "Dnepropetrovskgaz", "Zhitomirgaz", "Nikolayevgaz", "Hmelnitskgaz", "Rivnegaz", "Ternopolgorgaz", "Vinnitsagaz".