Head of largest mining company in Transbaikalia arrested in bribery case
The court also took the Krasnokamensk deputy into custody on suspicion of bribery.
In Transbaikalia, the court sent Alexander Glotov, the CEO of the largest regional mining enterprise, Priargunskoye Mining and Chemical Association PJSC named after Ye.P. Slavsky, and a Krasnokamensk deputy Orkhan Pashayev. They are charged with receiving and giving bribes, respectively, the press service of the regional ICR’s Directorate reports.
According to the investigators, Pashayev gave half a million rubles ($ 8,000) to Glotov for obtaining a contract for the provision of catering services for the mining enterprise’s employees.
The enterprise itself is a subsidiary of ARMZ uranium holding, the mining division of Rostech state corporation. The company calls itself “the flagship of the Russian uranium mining industry and the largest diversified mining and processing enterprise in Transbaikalia.”