PJSC “national public television company of Ukraine” (NOTE) paid media at the screening of the Korean Olympics in 2018, said the Agency “Interfax-Ukraine” Chairman NOTE Zurab Alasania.

“Contractor does not divide tranches on Pencan and Tokyo – he just puts the agreed amount in the agreed terms”, – he noted, answering a question about the first tranche for the right to broadcast the Olympics in 2020 in Tokyo.

Z. Alasania stressed that this amount NOTE paid on time.

“All that the NOTE should be paid in 2017 – we paid”, – said the head of “Public broadcaster”.

As reported, on December 5, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has redistributed UAH 128 million National public broadcasting company of Ukraine for payment of the rights broadcast the winter and summer Olympics .

In September, a NOTE stated about the impossibility to broadcast the performances of the Ukrainian national team during winter Olympic games in Korea 2018 and the summer Olympics 2020 in Japan due to the lack of appropriate funding.