The Ukrainian side has asked Gazprom " on 9 and 10 June to postpone the deadline for the settlement of questions on payments. This is because, on 9 June in Ukraine - the day off. The corresponding agreement was reached during a working meeting the head of Board " Gazprom " Alexey Miller and the head of NJSC " Naftogaz of Ukraine " Andrey Koroleva 4 June in Berlin.
As emphasized in the information Department of the JSC " Gaprom ", the meeting discussed a wide range of issues of bilateral cooperation in the gas sphere.
recall that the total debt of Ukraine for the gas supplied from Russia is $4, 455 billion, including $1, 454 billion in November-December 2013 and $3 billion during April-may 2014. As first reported by the information Agency, due to the permanent non-payments in may it was decided to translate " Naftogaz of Ukraine " for advance payment from the beginning of June. June 2, Naftogaz paid debt for the first quarter of 2014, listing $786 million