SBU freezes budget funding of Akhmetov’s enterprise in Donetsk

The Security Service of Ukraine officers blocked government funding of the enterprise controlled by oligarch Rinat Akhmetov.

The press service of the agency informed Friday, Aug. 7, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainska Pravda.

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It is noted that the company is situated in the temporarily occupied territories and has not undergone the procedure of registration in the government-controlled territory in accordance with the current legislation.

The enterprise has received more than 200 million hryvnia from the state budget having won the public procurement bid.

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The SBU established that the company controlled by Akhmetov actually continued operating in Donetsk getting money from the state, which was prohibited by Ukraine's budget code.

The funding of the enterprise by the State Treasury Service of Ukraine was temporarily suspended in order to prevent unjustified budget expenditures.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n346870