Structure of Ukrainian oligarch Igor Kolomoisky has filed a lawsuit in a British court against Naftogaz, believing it violated the joint agreement on Ukrnafta, said the head of "Naftogaz" Andrey Kobelev.
"we have today filed in the court on the shareholder agreement. The minority shareholder believes that we have violated or are about to violate ", – the words Koroleva RIA " Novosti ". As reported by the print edition OPINION, the fight for Ukrnafta between the Ukrainian authorities and Kolomoisky has inflamed in the beginning of this year. The oligarch had long regarded himself as the chief owner of the organization – main earner of the Ukrainian gas and oil. Although Naftogaz (100% state) has a controlling 50% plus 1 share, the group "Privat" Igor Kolomoisky owns a minority stake in 43% of Ukrnafta. The state is sort of in control of Ukrnafta. However, at the meetings of the Supervisory Board and at meetings of shareholders, the Government can not do anything to solve it without the consent of the minority shareholder – Kolomoisky. For example, the same question payments of dividends to the state As a shareholder.