– The state audit service of Ukraine during the audit of the JSC “national public broadcasting company of Ukraine” (NOTE) expenditure on preparation and holding in Kyiv of the contest “Eurovision” has eliminated or indemnified the violation of 2.1 million UAH
In published on Friday on the website of Gosnautilus press release notes that the auditors also failed to prevent illegal expenditure of 2.8 million UAH due to revelation of excessive volumes of the provided services (works) that were planned by the contractors for providing a “NOTE” and was not carried out on account of not been paid.
“It is also established the facts of illegal expenditure and shortfall broadcasting company funds totaling 8.6 million UAH, irregularities in the bookkeeping and in the conduct of procurement procedures for a total amount 468,7 million hryvnia,” – said in information.
In addition, auditors found that, not having its own capabilities to provide services in accordance with the terms of the agreement, some of the winning bidders were attracted by subcontractors at a lower price.
During the audit have been eliminated (compensated) violations for a total sum of 2,1 million UAH.
“You should pay attention to that half of the money spent (250 million UAH from UAH 522 million) is directed to foreign companies, which is almost impossible to verify” – said in Gosudarja.
The results of our audit Service informed the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the state Committee.
“Materials of audit are transferred to law enforcement agencies which will provide a proper assessment of the actions of individual officials of JSC “NOTE”, which was responsible for the organization and holding of the song contest “Eurovision-2017”, – said in Gosudarja.
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