Upcoming Events

On October 30, the Chamber Members met with Mr. Roman Nasirov, Head of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine and Mr. Yevhen Bambizov, Acting Head of the Large Taxpayers' Office at the premises of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine. The meeting was aimed at presenting of the concept of reform of the Large Taxpayers’ Office. 

Opening the event, Mr. Roman Nasirov, Head of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine, introduced Mr. YevhenBambizov, new Acting Head of the Office, and highlighted the future substantive changes in operation of the Office.

We invited all interested Members to the Chamber Round Table on IPR Protection during Customs Clearance devoted to a focused discussion of the main business needs and suggestions as to improvement thereof. 

Agenda: 

  1. Discussion of the problems faced by the business on protection of their IPR during customs clearance.
  2. Suggestions as to the training program for customs officials that is going to be prepared by representatives of the EU Project...

Knowledge Seminar “Bankruptcy as an Effective Tool of Both Debt & Asset Recovery” has been delivered by the Member Company Sokolovskyi and Partners Law Firm.

 

GR Club Launch Event 28 October, 2015, 12:00 AM |

The Chamber launched GR Club – initiative aimed at creation of informal network of Government Relations Specialists and enhancing professional standards in this sphere.

Chamber held the meeting with representatives of the National Commission for Regulation of Financial Services Markets in Ukraine (NCRFSM).

The meeting has been devoted to the discussion of the Draft Law “On Amendments to Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine on Taxation and Other Legislative Acts of Ukraine on Regulation of Certain Operations (Leasing)” and Draft Law “On Amendments to the Law of Ukraine "On Financial Services and State Regulation of Financial Services" (on Financial Leasing)”.

If you have any questions, please contact Ulyana Shtybel, Chamber Policy Officer (Banking and Financial Services Issues).

On October 27, Mr. Andy Hunder, President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine took part in the meeting with Mr. Volodymyr Groysman, Head of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, Mr. Aivaras Abromavicius, Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine and other state officials devoted to preparation to the upcoming first Day of Economic Development and Deregulation to be held on November 10 in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine. 

On October 27, the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine held a meeting with John Didiuk, Esq., Director, International Project Finance, at the Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) in Washington, DC. 

The meeting was moderated by Mr. Andy Hunder, Chamber President. 

During this meeting Mr. Didiuk presented an overview of the work of OPIC and its financing and insurance programs, his organization’s current investment portfolio in Ukraine of $179 million and the opportunities for OPIC to help support greater amounts of foreign investment for Ukraine. Please click here to view OPIC factsheet (in Ukrainian).

Meeting with Ms. Penny Pritzker, U.S. Secretary of Commerce 27 October, 2015, 12:00 AM |

On October 27, the Members of AmCham and U.S.-Ukraine Business Council participated in a multi-sector dialogue with Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker arranged by the U.S. Commercial Service in Ukraine. The meeting was held as part of the official visit of Secretary of Commerce, who was joined by executives of Cargill, Citibank, Dupont, Honeywell, NCH Capital, and Westinghouse. 

Business Leaders League Meeting: “Jazz Night Out” 22 October, 2015, 12:00 AM |

What our lucky guests enjoyed soothing sounds of our Jazz performers to help you wind off the stresses of the week

Topics that have been discussed during launch event within YPnet platform:

  • What’s communication is all about? 
  • How to control impressions you make? 
  • Why it’s necessary?

During 2 hour Workshop we:

  • Got answers to the questions above
  • Practiced  understandable and accessible communication tools
  • Enjoyed communication process

On October 20, the Memorandum of cooperation was signed between the Ministry of Energy and Coal Industry of Ukraine, the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine and EBA. 

The purpose of the Memorandum is to create a mechanism for rapid response to concerns associated with the activities of investors in Ukraine's energy sector. The meeting proceeded the signing, the idea of ​​which was to discuss key issues for further cooperation. The discussion was moderated by Mr. Andy Kuzich, Business Development Director at PwC Ukraine. 

Create Your Personal Style 20 October, 2015, 12:00 AM |

Everyone seems to know perfectly how business woman should dress up. But this session revealed the secret ingredient of successful business woman's dress code, and participants took one more step towards achieving their business goals.