Independent Directors want to retire from the Supervisory Board of “Naftogaz” because of political interference
Today, September 19, the last independent members of the Supervisory Board of “Naftogaz” Paul Warwick and Marcus Richards announced his intention to resign.
About it reports a press-service of the company.
In their letter they point out that in April, they have already expressed to the Cabinet of Ministers its clear position regarding the failure of the government Plan for the reform of corporate management of “Naftogaz”.
“Despite the assurances that were given to the members of the Supervisory Board representatives of the highest political leadership of Ukraine, during the last five months there has been no significant progress forward. None of the actions, which are under the control of the government, was not fulfilled. On the contrary, the level of political interference in the work of “Naftogaz” continues to grow and has become, unfortunately, the obvious norm,” the letter reads.
“Naftogaz” and “Gazprom” could not agree on a price for gas – KOBOLEV
We will remind, the German concern Siemens has refused to supply equipment for modernization of the gas transportation system of Ukrainenot to lose Russian market. This was during the annual conference “Yalta European strategy” (YES) said the Chairman of the Board NAK “Naftogaz Ukraine” Andriy KOBOLEV. “The first compressors are already brought in, it was the Siemens compressor portfolio. But after a while we got a call from Siemens and said that if they bring another car, their supplies to Russia will be reduced to zero”, – he said.