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 Gas price for consumers will rise by 280%, heat supply by 66% - Bank of Ukraine Head

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The Ukrainian government and the International Monetary Fund have agreed upon increase in gas tariffs for consumers by 280%. The price of heat supply will be raised by 66%.

National Bank of Ukraine Head Valeria Hontarieva reported during the Dragon Capital 11th investment conference in Kyiv on Wednesday, Censor.NET reports citing Interfax-Ukraine.

"According to our program with the IMF, the increase of tariffs will be very sharp - gas price will rise by 280%, heat supply by 66%," she said.

Hontarieva added that the inflation will amount to 25-26% by the end of 2015 due to such an increase of the tariffs.

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Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n325178