Electricity rates lowest in Europe; New car sales up 29 percent; US is largest aid donor to Ukraine; First ‘cryptomats’ open in Kyiv
Given Central Europe’s high wages and low unemployment levels, prefabricating construction panels in Ukraine makes economic sense
Real Estate Hot Spots: suburban Kyiv apartments; black earth farmland; and Lviv and Kyiv office space for IT workers
More flights, more tourists, more jobs for Ukraine IT engineers here and for Ukraine construction workers in Israel
Heritage sites on sale at low prices; government draws Central Europe’s tourism boom to Ukraine
Corporate pioneers move in from Poland, Czech; existing multinationals expand; newcomers face board resistance over Ukraine image
Ukrgasbank starts to issue interest-free loans for electric car purchase; DTEK buys 600,000 metric tons of coal in South Africa; Ukroboronprom sees net income rise by 31.2% in 2016.
Ukraine to launch big blockchain deal with tech firm Bitfury; The charter capital of Naftogaz of Ukraine has grown by $1.1 billion; Wizz Air launches flights between Lviv and Wroclaw.
Private company infrastructure investment to grow; new privatization targets; solar power plant construction starts
After a weeklong visit to Ukraine, Timothy Ash warns of troubling times ahead.
By September, the venerable Grand Hotel to reemerge from $30 million renovation and expansion as Crowne Plaza