Former Belneftekhim deputy CEO to stand trial on April 14
Minsk Moscow District Court will consider Uladzimir Volkau’s case.
Volkau is accused of bribery and is in jail now, interfax.by reports. The former deputy CEO is charged with 8 incidents of bribery that can be classified as crimes. Uladzimir Volkau’s property has already been arrested – two flats in Minsk, a garage, a BMW X5, about 100 thousand dollars and some other property.
The Investigation Committee started a criminal case against Volkau on October 2013. The official was detained when he was accepting another bribe. The money had been brought by a representative of a legal entity in order to settle the issue of oil products supplies to the enterprises of the concern. Volkau was accused of accepting a bribe of $19 thousand.
Volkau was arrested for accepting a bribe for distributing contracts and a lot of his accomplices from private structures were detained afterwards, Alyaksandr Lukashenka said later. Businessman Alyaksei Aleksin, founder of a number of enterprises distributing oil products, was one of the detained suspects.
Volkau was responsible for the oil-processing industry and the export and import of oil products in Belneftekhim.