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Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman said that the price of gas for the population will no longer increase up to the end of the current heating season, reports “Ukrainian truth”.
“I want to be clear that neither this year nor in this cold season more than the price of gas will not increase. Point”, — he said during a meeting of the Cabinet.
Also, according to Groisman, the expanded program of subsidies will protect all those who will be in need.
Earlier it was reported that from 1 November the price of gas for the Ukrainian population will grow by 23.5 percent. According to him, the need to raise the price of gas arose because of debts of Ukraine to its international partners.
Then it became known that the international monetary Fund (IMF) and the Ukrainian authorities agreed to provide assistance to the country under the new program format of stand-by in the amount of 3.9 billion dollars.
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