The company "Carpathes" wants to file a lawsuit against Ukraine for $ 3 billion, said the head of the Verkhovna Rada on issues of fuel and energy complex Mykola Martynenko and chief financial officer of the organization Artur Somov.
about the lawsuit at a meeting of the division Martynenko said. According to his statement, during a recent meeting him about It he said the Swedish CEO " Carpathes ", writes " Ukrainian truth ".
"I'm sure they'll win," said Martynenko. Martynenko remembered about the lawsuit "Carpathes" when obgovarivaya a bill providing for the reduction of rent rates for gas producing companies. After the meeting of the division Martynenko did not answer specific questions regarding the claim. Som noted that the lawsuit was being prepared, but as of September 16, decision on the filing yet. Complaints " Carpathes ", according to his statement, linked to discriminatory taxation in Ukraine." Carpathes "participates in the agreement on mutual activity (JVA) with the state" Ukrgazodobycha ". Last year, the Parliament increased the size of rent payments for oil and gas organizations up to 70%. As reported by " Ukrainian truth ", the company "Carpathes" in publications media associated with Yuriy Boyko and Dmytro Firtash. The sources of "the Ukrainian truth" in oil and gas market claim that informal stake in the project since late 2014 and has Martynenko himself. It was when the company "Ukrgazvydobuvannya" headed loyal Martynenko Manager Yuriy Kostyuk. The organization pushing that a shareholder is a public Swedish Company Misen Energy AB. In February it was claimed that controlled by Igor Kolomoisky British oil and gas Company JKX Oil