Member of the Presidium of BiH Dodik: agreed with President Putin on maintaining the gas price
Serbian member of the Presidium of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH on Thursday, December 2, held talks with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow. This is reported by TASS with reference to national television.
Dodik said that he had agreed with Putin to maintain the existing gas price for the Republika Srpska. Before his visit to Moscow, Dodik said that now the price of one thousand cubic meters of gas for the Republika Srpska is $ 290.
According to him, the Russian leader also supported the idea of building an extension of the Balkan Stream gas pipeline to the Republika Srpska. This topic will be discussed on Friday, December 3, at meetings with representatives of Gazprom.
At the end of November, the Accounts Chamber reported that the dependence of the Russian budget on oil and gas revenues in the first three quarters of the year increased, they accounted for more a third of the total receipts to the treasury. This is 5.3 percentage points higher than a year ago.