"Naftogaz of Ukraine" hopes to sign with a European credit institutions the restoration and development loan agreement for 300 million us dollars next Friday in Berlin, told reporters the head of "Naftogaz" Andrey Kobelev.
"We hope that if all goes well, next Friday in Berlin will be signed two documents - the loan agreement between Naftogaz and EBRD and agreement state guarantees between the Bank and the Ukrainian government," he said.
Funds are provided under guarantees of the Ukrainian government and will be used to Finance the purchase of natural gas on the European market.
Before Korolev on the last working day of the week said that the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved the plan for the reform of corporate management of " Naftogaz ", which will give the opportunity to receive EBRD loan (300 million dollars) and the world Bank (500 million dollars). The contract with WB has the ability to be concluded by the end of the current year.