MOSCOW May 26 The chief executive of Russian
bank Sberbank said on Friday that cooperation with the
Croatian government over heavily indebted food producer Agrokor
was "not simple".
German Gref told reporters in Moscow that Sberbank, a major
creditor to Agrokor, was not yet ready to talk about new
financing for Agrokor until it had reached an agreement with the
Sberbank has never come across a situation where a
government has interfered in a company's affairs in such a way,
Gref said, adding that Sberbank was preparing to hold talks with
the Croatian government next week.
(Reporting by Kira Zavyalova; Writing by Alexander Winning;
Editing by Dmitry Solovyov)