Event will be devoted to discussion of the Draft Proposals suggested by the SE “Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority” regarding simplification of construction procedures
The event focused on the presentation of the program for buying and construction of vessels by USPA for 2017-2021 and was aimed at involvement of the widest possible range of leading Ukrainian and international companies in shipbuilding and designing processes of the fleet
On June 9, the Chamber held an Infrastructure Committee Meeting devoted to discussion of the mechanism of the long-term regulation of the tariff for railway freight transportation
At the event has been presented results of the survey “Corruption in Transport Business”
On May 29 the Chamber held a meeting with Wojciech Balczun, Chairman of Ukrainian Railway devoted to discussion of the actual status of performing capital investments in 2017, plan of renewing the rolling-stock, railcars repair issue and other issues in the sphere of his competence
Among topics for discussion were aviation liberalization, new challenges for aviation sector of Ukraine, and policy of low prices for airline tickets
On May 23 the Chamber in cooperation with the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine and U.S.-Ukraine Business Council (USUBC) held a Presentation of Investment Projects of Public-Private Partnership of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine
American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine launches new Infrastructure Committee to help boost sector improvements
On May 11 Chamber Members met with Sergiy Pidgorodetskyi, Head of the Center of Transport Logistics of PJSC “Ukrzaliznysya”
During the meeting has been discussed current status and further steps of the methodology of calculating port dues & compensation of investments
Event gave an opportunity to get acquainted with a number of infrastructure projects that are planned to be implemented in short term perspective within numerous important tasks performed by USPA, including reconstruction, repair, modernization, and construction of hydraulic structures and other port infrastructure facilities
On March 16, Chamber held a meeting with Nadiya Kaznacheeva, Deputy Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine and Raivis Veckagans, Acting CEO of Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority (USPA)
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of innovations and practice of the use of equity contribution in Kyiv in 2017 as well as estimation of the month of operation of a new order
Participants of the meeting had an opportunity to exchange of views on the current status of port management development in Ukraine
The meeting was aimed at informing potential contractors on the USPA plans to implement a number of strategic infrastructure dredging projects in 2017
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of the Draft Law "On Inland Water Transport"
During the meeting preliminary results of the project on Logistics Strategy of Ukraine has been presented
Newly appointed Acting CEO of USPA highlighted his vision on further development of the enterprise, strategy and plans within his competence that are topical for the business community
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of procedure and conditions for conclusion of contracts on the basis of which the compensation of investments in strategic entities of port infrastructure facilities will be made
During the meeting Mr. Novak presented his plans and goals for 2017 as well as shared some insight on further activities of the State Agency on Automobile Roads of Ukraine
The newly appointed Deputy Minister is responsible for deregulation and elimination of corruption in the construction industry, and streamlining the public construction standards in line with international practices and attracting investments
During the meeting has been discussed the procedure and conditions for conclusion of contracts on the basis of which the compensation of investments in strategic entities of port infrastructure facilities will be made
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of Draft Law #2475a “On Inland Water Transport”
Meeting has been devoted to discussion of necessity of establishing State Maritime Administration with participation of the representatives of the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine
The agenda of the meeting has been devoted to discuss problems with accession of construction objects to power networks as well as legal mechanisms to stimulate the development of electric networks
On October 5, Members of the Steering Committee of the Chamber Agricultural Committee met with the Leadership of PJSC “Ukrzaliznytsya” to discuss certain problematic issues of agrarian logistics of Ukraine.
The meeting has been devoted to discussion of the Draft Regulation for the State Service of Maritime and River Transport
The meeting has been devoted to discuss the activities of “Delta Lotsman” and current issues in the sphere of pilot services
Upon request from the Chamber, the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine issued Clarification, according to which buildings of agricultural purpose are not subject to real estate tax. From now on companies don’t have to pay real estate tax on their grain storage facilities
n August 29, the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine published on its official website the proposals on amendments to legislative acts of Ukraine governing the permits issuance aimed on bringing them into conformity with the Laws of Ukraine "On Administrative Services" and “On Permitting System in the Field of Economic Activity”
Participants discussed reorganization of SE "Ukrainian Sea Ports Authority"
During the meeting, Wojciech Balczun, Chairman of Ukrainian Railways together with Members of the Management Board presented Action Plan for Reformation of “Ukrzaliznytsia”
The meeting has been devoted to discuss Sea & River Transport Reform presented by the Ministry of Infrastructure to the Chamber Members on August 1 and the roadmap for the further activities of the Working Group till the end of this year and beyond
Deputy Minister highlighted current focus of the Ministry’s activities in terms of anti-corruption initiatives as well as future strategy and plans within his competence that are topical for the business community
The meeting has been devoted to discuss Draft Law #4593 “On Railway Transport” and its current status
Participants focused on railway, sea and river transportation issues, as well as privatization process in the sphere
Chamber experts discussed the Draft Methodology for Determining the Rates of Port Charges.
Successful privatization - the main priority of the Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine in 2016. This was announced by Vladimir Omelian, Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, during the panel discussion "Privatization: Investment Prospects for Ukraine", organized by American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine.
The meeting has been focused on the general overview of the current and potential cargo flow of Illichivsk, Yuzhnyi, Izmailskiy, Reni, Odesa and Bilgorod-Dnistrovskyi Sea Ports
Mr. Dubnevych briefed the participants on current legislative initiatives being revised by the VRU Committee and also possible cooperation with the Chamber
Ms. Bondar shared presentation "Business in Kyiv - What to Expect?” and highlighted such aspects as: ways to tackle the current situation with city planning documentation; possibility to have a transparent infrastructure of capital investments in Kyiv; current situation with regulation of advertising market in Kyiv
Meeting took place with participation of Andrii Iarmak, Head of the Department on Aviation Transport, Ministry of Infrastructure and Sergiy Korshuk, Head of Department on European Integration and International Relations, State Aviation Service
Oleksandr Zavgorodniy briefed the participants on certain numbers of Draft Financial Plan as well as on currently unsettled legislative issues related to land tax, fuel excise tax, establishment of National Commission on Regulation in Transport Sphere
Ms. Balytska agreed to discuss current initiatives of the Commission on Urban Development, Architecture and Land Use
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Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted Draft Law #1058 “On Amending Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine regarding Elimination of Regulatory Barriers for Public-Private Partnership Development in Ukraine and Encouraging Investments”.
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The State Aviation Service of Ukraine accepted the Chamber proposals in its Order #686 “On Approval of Procedure for Granting and Revocation of the Right to Operate the Airlines”.
About $2 bln investments in development of state-owned seaport infrastructure would be possible in case of implementation of complex measures proposed by the Ministry of Infrastructure and business community regarding the seaport industry functioning in Ukraine.
During the Forum participants will get from authoritative Ukrainian experts the most actual information about current trends in the development of the retail market and new tools for capitalizing the business.
During the Conference will be discussed the latest innovations in the agricultural market as well as tendencies, and requirements of the consuming markets.