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Discussion has been focused on the following issues:

  1. Current situation with counterfeit goods in Ukraine.
  2. Liability issue: should criminal liability be reintroduced in Ukraine?
  3. Miscellaneous. 

The meeting has been moderated by Mr. Donald E. Townsend, Jr. Regional Intellectual Property Rights Attaché. 

To get more information, please contact Yuliia Stelmakh, Chamber Junior Policy Officer.

On September 30, representatives of the Chamber Energy Committee took part in the meeting with Mr. Volodymyr Demchyshyn, Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine devoted to the new regulatory framework designed for the introduction of the Law on Natural Gas Market, which will come into force on October 1, 2015. 

Opening the meeting, the Minister informed participants on the latest decision of the National Commission for State Regulation in Energy and Utilities on adopting a number of resolutions, aimed at shaping regulatory framework on functioning of the natural gas market. Information about respective decisions is available at the following link.

Development Workshop: "Leadership in Times of Crisis" 30 September, 2015, 12:00 AM |

Topics discussed during launch event within YPnet platform:

  • Leader's Mission
  • Team building approach
  • Charisma VS Idea

Event has been held in the interactive format of case study

Knowledge Seminar “Happiness in Business” 25 September, 2015, 12:00 AM |

Knowledge Seminar “Happiness in Business” has been delivered by the Member Company AVERA.

Business has ceased to follow it’s classic model long time ago, when all the goals of companies were focused on profit alone. Nowadays the best-known stakeholders promote socially responsible way of doing business, in which, except for the agenda itself, it is important to bring happiness to their employees, colleagues, contractors and of course customers. Today we operate on completely new laws.

The Chamber held the meeting with Mr. Igor Didenko, Deputy Minister of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraineand Mr. Yuriy Vitrenko, Director on Business Development of NJSK “Naftogaz” to discuss the current situation and next steps on how to resolve the issue of forming the stock reserve of natural gas in Ukraine.

To learn more, please contact Tetiana Temniuk, Chamber Policy Officer (Energy Issues).

On September, 24 the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine held a Business Roundtable with the U.S. Ambassador Geoffrey R. Pyatt in Odesa, aimed to discuss key aspects of anti-corruption policy, implementation of reforms and the current state of the Odesa business environment. The meeting was held in the framework of the Odesa Financial Forum.

YPnet Board Game: CashFlow 23 September, 2015, 12:00 AM |

We were eager to invite all young professionals to master CashFlow -  the single greatest investing game of all time. 

Participants had an opportunity to craft their financial strategy to get out of the Rat Race using real estate, business, the stock market and master CashFlow – The Investing Game! They were not just playing against each other; they were playing against the housing market, the stock market and even Mother Nature...

Forum "Ukraine - U.S.: Export Promotion" 23 September, 2015, 12:00 AM |

We would like to update you on the Forum "Ukraine - U.S.: Export Promotion" which was organized by the Chamber in cooperation with Ukrainian League of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs, Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine and Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and took place September 22. 

The meeting has been devoted to the discussion of the Draft NCRFSM Resolution regarding the right of the non-financial institutions to provide services of the financial leasing.

To learn more, please contact Ulyana Shtybel, Chamber Policy Officer (Banking & Financial, HR Issues).

Seminar on Practical Application of the GSP Program 23 September, 2015, 12:00 AM |

The Seminar on Practical Application of the GSP Program was organized by the Chamber in cooperation with Ukrainian League of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs and Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine.  

We are pleased to invite you to the Meeting with Mr. Volodymyr Groysman, Head of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. 

The meeting will be devoted to the current issues in the spheres of decentralization, energy efficiency, public-private partnership, investment climate improvement, stimulation of external trade. 

Discussion has been focused on the following issues: 

  • Pharma Patent Rights Enforcement.
  • Data Exclusivity.
  • TM Protection.
  • Compulsory Licensing.