The state audit service conducted an audit on the organization of the song contest “Eurovision” in Kiev in 2017.
Overall, the auditors found irregularities in the accounting and in conducting procurement procedures for a total amount 468,7 million. Also established facts of illegal expenditure and losses of PJSC “NSTU” funds for a total amount of 8.6 million.
Counter reconciliation of entities not confirmed the information that they were submitted for tender. The result found that, not having its own capabilities to provide services in accordance with the terms of the agreement, some of the winning bidders were attracted by subcontractors at a lower price, and the like. For example, one of the enterprises carried out the purchase and rental of metal detectors in the amount of 1.2 million just after winning the tender, leaving them out for two weeks PJSC “NSTU” already over 2,7 million hryvnias”, – reads the statement of the auditors.
Half of the money spent (250 million hryvnia from UAH 522 million) is directed to foreign companies. Therefore, to test the effectiveness of their use impossible.