The head of the Ministry of energy of Russia Alexander Novak admitted that the question of granting discounts on gas for Ukraine can be considered closer to the end of the year.
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last week, the head of Naftogaz Andrey Kobelev said that the Company wants in the near future to start with Gazprom about reduction of gas price from Russia in the 1st quarter of the coming year. On Wednesday the head of Ministry of energy of Russia Alexander Novak said that the discount for Ukraine for the 1st quarter of the coming year will be according to market prices for gas. On Tuesday, the head of the Board of Gazprom Alexey Miller said that Ukraine paid for gas would last only four day-to Saturday, November 14. On the first day of the week it was declared that the accumulation in underground gas storages of Ukraine decreased to 16, 998 billion cubic meters. November 3, Demchyshyn said that Gazprom set the price for gas from Russia allows Kiev to buy natural gas in the volumes required, and gives the opportunity to count on the planned passage of the heating season. While Kiev nourishes the hope that in 2016 the cost for gas from Russia will be lower than 227 USD per 1 thousand Cubic meters.