KIEV, February 24. /TASS/. Ukrainian Prosecutor General’s Office has opened a criminal cases against National Bank governor Valeriya Gontareva, the Vesti publication said on Tuesday.
The Vesti said the case had been launched on February 16, 2015. An entry to this effect was put on the unified register of pre-trial investigations.
Kiev’s Pechersky district court on December 1, 2014 bound prosecutors to launch a criminal case against Gontareva on charges of office abuse to derive unlawful profits.
The Vesti claimed that the charges referred to the National Bank’s currency interventions in August 2014.