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Volodymyr Groysman claims there are no reasons for gas price hike
12.10.2017 | 14:28

There are no reasons for increasing the gas price in Ukraine, hence it of utmost importance to prevent the growth of prices for heat and hot water on the ground. The Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman announced on air of 112. UA. TV channel.

«I do not see any reasons to change the gas price. The tarrifs on heat and hot water should remain unchanged on the ground», emphasized the Prime Minister.

The Head of Government recalled the responsibility for the tariff policy is borne by the local authorities and added that he expects local leaders will assume responsibility as well as will not allow any price hikes. Moreover, the Prime Minister assured that there are no problems in providing subsidies.

"We have sufficient financial resources in order to ensure social protection for everyone who needs it, and next year we plan to allocate the sum worth UAH 55 billion, all people who are entitled to a subsidy will receive it - irrevocably, without any hurdles. This is targeted aid, nobody will be left alone with problems», Volodymyr Groysman asserted.

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