The editor-in-chief of TVi Evgeny Kiselyov could leave from the channel from - for disagreements between his owners.
About it on Tuesday the newspaper of Komersant - Ukraine writes.
The edition writes that it is a question about business - the conflict between owners of TVI Konstantin Kagalovsky and Vladimir Gusinsky.
According to an informed circle, Gusinsky urged Kagalovsky to buy for translation on TVi Overseas Media Productions Inc company media products. being the producer of programs for RTVi TV channel.
The owner of Overseas Media Productions is Gusinsky.
"It revolted Kagalovsky. At the same time Evgeny Kiselyov participates in Gusinsky's several projects, in particular on Ekho Moskvy radio station (there he is the author and the host of the weekly program 'Blamestorming session'), and as the member of his team, it made for itself(himself) such decision", - declared a source.
The former vice-chairman of board of JSC Yukos Konstantin Kagalovsky who, according to the edition, now is in London, and was inaccessible to comments.
Kiselyov also refused to make comments on information about business - the conflict between mister Kagalovsky and mister Gusinsky.
"It is a question financially - the legal relations between owners of the company. I in this occasion have nothing to tell", - Kiselyov declared.
Earlier Sunday, October 4, finishing the author's analytical Above program, on the air Kiselyov declared that intends to resign the editor-in-chief of TVI TV channel, and also to suspend given vent programs.
The TV host explained the decision with attempt of one of owners of the TVI "establish individual control over the channel, working thus with rigid power methods" channel.
Kiselyov's statement took unawares the general director of the channel Nikolay Knyazhitsky.
According to its version, Kiselyov's leaving is explained only "by more favorable offer from Inter TV channel on which the TV reporter conducts now current - the show 'Big-time Politics with Evgeny Kiselyov'".
Meanwhile the executive producer of Inter TV channel Egor Benkendorf reported that at signing of the contract with "Inter" "the relations with TVI" didn't oblige to stop Evgeny Kiselyov.