On October 29 the state enterprises Selidovugol and Mirnogradugol received new management. At the former the acting CEO is now Sergey Pakhomov, and at the latter – Vitaly Sidorchenko.
This was reported by Mikhail Volynets, chairman of the Independent Miners Union of Ukraine.
“At the same time, the Ministry of energy and coal industry wanted to fire the acting CEO of Lisichanskugol Valentin Kiselyov so much, that he was warned beforehand and sent on sick leave. While the miners have been made hostages of the situation, especially those underground”, he said. (Ukrainian metal)