Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk at a meeting on energy efficiency issues on the last working day of the week named for the view that the reduction of tariffs on housing and communal services for the residents of the "tales" And "lies" in the early local elections.
"All these stories, stories about the fact that you can minimize fees - This is nothing like the force before municipal elections. It's a lie. And the response to the market level of rates that are still far from market - 200 cubic meters of gas social norms ", - transfers words of Yatsenyuk, RIA " Novosti ".
recall, Ukraine has become a leader in the pace of increase of tariffs for gas for residents among European countries. Over the past year, Rates have increased in the country in national currency five times. We emphasize that the growth of prices for communal services in Ukraine is a direct consequence of the conditions raised the country's international monetary Fund. The national Commission on state regulation of electricity market of Ukraine in the framework of the implementation of the Memorandum with the international monetary Fund raised the minimum tariff for gas for residents to 3, 6 thousand UAH for 1 thousand Cubic meters (about $ 134) from 1 April. The increase in gas tariff for all categories of clients Usually up 280%. Hot water rates for residents of Ukraine from April 1, 2015 increased by 55-57% on heating Usually at 73% and cold water - 25%, said the head of Department of economy of the life support systems of the Ministry of regional development, construction and housing And communal services of Ukraine (Minregion) Natalia Chocianowska. First it was claimed that electricity Rates for residents of Ukraine will be increased in 3, 5 times over 2 years.