Vadym Novynskyi, People’s Deputy of Ukraine, makes an official statement that the negotiations regarding the purchase of Nash TV channel, which were held by representatives of Smart Holding group, have been halted, and Smart Holding is withdrawing from the negotiation process.

‘Indeed, we held negotiations and openly stated this, without making the process a secret. However, we did not reach an understanding with Yevgeniy Murayev. As I promised, we are publicly announcing the termination of the negotiations,’ said Vadym Novynskyi. He also stressed that he does not plan to negotiate the purchase of any other media outlet.