B2G Events

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.

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.

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).

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.

On September 16, the Chamber held the Quarterly Panel Discussion “Macroeconomic Outlook & Forecast for Ukraine” organized in strategic partnership with the Forum for Leading International Financial Institutions (FLIFI). 

The meeting was moderated by Mr. Taras Kyrychenko, CEO, Pravex-Bank, FLIFI Member, Co-Chair of the Chamber Banking & Financial Services Committee.

 

On September 16, Chamber held a Meeting with Mr. Ihor Bilous, Head of the State Property Fund of Ukraine and Mr. Adomas Audickas, Senior Advisor to the Minister of Economic Development and Trade. 

On September 15, the Chamber held a discussion with Mr. Serhiy Benedysyuk, Director of State Registration Department of the Ministry of Justice of Ukraine, organized jointly with Arzinger.