Deputy Prime Minister Igor Sechin sees no need to provide Russian loan to Ukraine , which Kiev has asked for at the beginning of the year.
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The Ukrainian side has requested that 4-5 billion dollars to purchase gas for injection into underground storage (UGS) in anticipation of winter. In May, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said he was willing to consider it, if half the money would give the EU. EBRD Other banks have recently agreed to allocate up to 1, 7 billion for Ukraine in 2009-2010, but mainly for investment, "Naftogaz" to transport and gas reforms. Moscow is aware of the EU decision and now analyzes it, and said Sechin, the newspaper "Vedomosti". "But it needs a loan from us yet. In fact, we already gave a loan to Ukraine as an advance payment for transit ", - quotes edition of the word vice-premier. These are payments of "Gazprom" almost 2 billion for the transit of gas to the EU until February 2010, said the newspaper. Ukraine stopped paying the money, quote, "Vedomosti" official The White House. There were two ways to resolve the problem: with the participation loan to Ukraine Russian banks or without them. Kiev chose the second option, said companion paper. In another version of Kiev. An application for a loan, made in Earlier this year, is still in force, the newspaper quoted Assistant Prime Minister Alexander Hudyma country. "We are waiting for," - he says.
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