Yekhanurov to raise gas prices for population by another 50%

10:46, 23 May 2006
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“The rise [of the gas price] since 1 May was just a warming-up”, said the Prime Minister, adding that presently they must make strict decisions.

Prime Minister of Ukraine Yuri Yekhanurov stresses the necessity to raise gas prices for the population by another 50%.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, he disclosed this to “Era” radio today.

“The rise [of the gas price] since 1 May was just a warming-up”, said the Prime Minister, adding that presently they must make strict decisions.

According to Yuri Yekhanurov, the rise in price since 1 May was “nothing”.

As UNIAN reported earlier, since 1 May, the prices of gas and electrical energy for the population increased by 25%.

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