Chairman of the National Bank of Ukraine Serhiy Arbuzov and met with and. about. Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanova, the leadership of the Central Bank of Russia and Gazprom’s representatives have agreed on the possibility of making payments for the consumed gas in Ukraine, including in rubles, said Tuesday the Ukrainian National Bank.
"The agreements provide for the Ukrainian side of the room for maneuver when making payments to pay for goods imports, particularly natural gas, as well as allow to avoid fluctuations in the foreign exchange market in the case of payments with the subjects of the Russian Federation", — said in a statement on the website of the department.
"The National Bank of Ukraine will continue to work to diversify the currency in settlements with major trading partners of Ukraine, as countries — members of the European Union and the Russian Federation, China and others," — said the Ukrainian finregulyatore.