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.
On October 16, a round table discussion on illegal imports of medicines of unknown origin and questionable quality to the territory of Ukraine took place at the Chamber office. The meeting was organized in partnership with Association of Pharmaceutical Research & Development (APRaD) and involved representatives from the Ministry of Health, State Service on Medicines, State Fiscal Service and State Border Guard Service as well as international experts, namely, Mr. Donald E. Townsend, Jr., Regional Intellectual Property Rights Attaché and Mr. Pablo Rodenas, Advisor of EU Twinning Project.
On October 16, the Chamber held Round Table “Concept of Reforming International Commercial Arbitration in Ukraine” organized in partnership with the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine. Representatives of other state bodies, interested in this issue, such as Ministry of Justice of Ukraine andInternational Commercial Arbitration Court under the Ukrainian Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine participated in the meeting.
Meeting of Export Promotion Council at the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade has been headed by the Minister of Economic Development and Trade that. Please click here to see the agenda.
The event has been an excellent opportunity to raise practical issues regarding export and import procedures and express position of the business community regarding state export promotion strategy.
If you have any questions, please contact Yulia Stelmakh, Junior Policy Officer (Food & Beverage).
On October 12, the Chamber held a meeting with Mr. David Sakvarelidze, Deputy General Prosecutor of Ukraine – Prosecutor of Odessa Region, devoted to the current issues in law enforcement sphere.
Opening the meeting, Mr. Andy Hunder, President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine stressed that fight against corruption is on the top of the agenda both for the Chamber Members and the Government
We were happy to invite Chamber Members to take part in the XIV Chamber Outdoor Football Tournament - unforgettable sports event that strengthens team spirit, improves performance and is a great opportunity to actively spend time with colleagues, friends and relatives.
We were delighted to invite all interested Members to the CSR Club Launch Meeting – our new initiative in the sphere of corporate social responsibility aimed to be a useful platform for building relationships and expanding the network of like-minded CSR professionals for future cooperation and experience sharing.
The Chamber invited all interested Members to the Chamber Meeting “Ukraine: Current Challenges = Catalyst for Technology Innovation” with Mr. Nelu Mihai, Founder, MosaixSoft, Inc. Mr. Mihai shared his experience on:
Workshop on First Aid Provision: "Removing the extraneous objects from the upper respiratory tract. Stable and anti-shock position of the victim in case of various types of injuries" was delivered by the All-Ukrainian Public Organization “All-Ukrainian Resuscitation Council & Emergency Medicine”. The staff of this NGO comprises highly qualified and EU-educated employees of emergency services of Ukraine.
On October 2, the Chamber Customs Committee Co-Chairs Mr. Igor Dankov, EY and Ms. Oksana Drozach, PwCtook part in the meeting devoted to application of the CMU Resolution #724 “On Use of Risk Management System Benchmarks on Customs Value” with representatives of the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine Mr. Mykhaylo Ivanyuk, Head of Department of Administration of Customs Duties and Customs Tariff Regulation, Mr. Serhii Siomka, Head of Customs Control and Clearance Organization Department and Mr. Mykhailo Dmytriev, Head of Risk Analysis Department.
The Chamber held Knowledge Seminar “Infrastructure Solutions for Telecom Operators” delivered by the Member Company Secnet Telecom.
Discussion has been focused on the following issues:
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.