Dodon asked Gazprom’s discount for gas for Moldova in 10-15%

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich in Photobacterium of Moldova Igor Dodon. Archival photoDodon asked Gazprom’s discount for gas for Moldova in 10-15%© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Astapkovich the image Bank

The President of Moldova Igor Dodon asked the head of «Gazprom» with the request to provide the country with a discount on Russian gas in the amount of 10-15%.

«Appealed to the head of «Gazprom» Alexei Miller to grant Moldova gas discount of 10-15% (as for the EAEU). The cost of gas for Moldova in recent years has decreased more than in 2 times. Accordingly, it is necessary to reduce the gas price for final consumer,» wrote an announcement on his page on the social network Facebook.

According to him, during the meeting with Miller, they discussed issues of cooperation between Moldova and Russia in the energy sector. «Noted that relations between «Gazprom» and Moldova are regulated by the agreement signed by the former Deputy Prime Minister Zinaida Greceanii in December 2006 and valid till 2019″, added Dodon.