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Engie to help Ukraine develop its gas infrastructure

Isabelle Kocher, chief executive of French utility Engie, has said her company is committed to help Ukraine increase its gas production.
By Staff reporter 27 October 2017 0 28156

French Utility Engie is committed to help Ukraine improve its gas infrastructure, Ukraine’s government said in a statement on Thursday.

The announcement followed the meeting between Isabelle Kocher, Engie’s chief executive, and Ukraine’s prime minister Volodymyr Groysman on Thursday.

"We are ready to provide staunchest support to your country on the path of reform,” Kocher said according to Ukraine’s government.

Ukraine is planning to become an exporter of gas from 2020, and has previously asked Western companies to invest in the country to help increase gas production and...