Sberbank has not received permission to audit the Sabetta
Sberbank is still not initiated technological and price audit of the project of construction of the sea port of Sabetta in the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous district, told "Kommersant" several sources on the market. According to one of them, the timing delayed due to contradictions in the legislation: the Ministry of construction not included Sberbank in the list of organizations eligible to conduct audit of major investment projects with state participation.Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on appointment of Sberbank as the sole contractor of due diligence, construction monitoring and banking support of Sabetta on June 13. In late September, the government approved the regulation on Bank support contracts, under which contract the performance of these obligations should be "with a supplier, contractor, contractor and subcontractors". But with Sberbank contract is not signed, this was confirmed in the savings Bank, noting that the Bank prepared a draft contract for the provision of complex services project Sabetta.The Ministry of construction said that they had not received requests for the inclusion of Sberbank in the list of companies permitted to audit such projects.The problem with the audit threatens the timing of the project: to Sberbank could do the work, you need to make adjustments in the legislation. Earlier, transport Minister Maxim Sokolov said that the audit can be avoided, since because of him putting the object can be shifted by the year. The products of the "Yamal LNG" already contracted that threatens fines of up to $400 million per month. According to Federal officials close to the government, the Ministry continues to insist on the lack of need for the audit, but the government's position in this matter cannot be moved. In the Ministry of transport only hope "to perform tasks on time.".