Construction starts on ‘mini city’ in southern Kyiv; Ukraine nearly doubles car imports; Job openings jump 12%; Taxes down, ease of paying up; Japan’s JICA opens in Kyiv.
Lviv wins flights to London; Ukrainian rocket takes supplies to Space Station; Kyiv tops Eastern Europe capitals for plans to build shopping centers
China to start Kyiv’s fourth subway line in 2019; Gov’t to spend on growing national beef and dairy herds; 650,000 Ukrainians ignore their government’s travel warning and fly to Egypt
OPIC mulls financing $500 million, 500 MW wind farm powered by GE; China and Ukraine talk about electric car manufacture; Ukraine transports record amount of Russian gas; Ukraine will have two Christmases this winter
Trade deficit in goods doubles; Exports of services up 10%; Construction and retail drive GDP growth;
Q3 GDP growth slows to 2.1%; World Bank President calls in Kyiv for anti-corruption court; Gulf countries show interest in Antonov transports; Mykolska meets with Chinese funds and banks all week in Beijing
US group invests $150 million in Antonov; Turkey’s Pegasus explores setting up Ukraine JV: Romanian ‘fracking’ boosts gas production from Ukrainian wells; International gas trader Vitol tests Ukraine’s goal to become international gas hub.
World Bank President is in Kyiv today; Danish JYSK plans to expand Ukraine stores by one third; Japan to simplify visa requirements for Ukrainians
4G mobile in 2018; Key privatization law passes first round; Danish law could delay Nord Stream 2;
IMF technical team arrives Kyiv today; Kyiv to break ties with Russia, Ukraine’s largest trading partner? PM calls for foreign investment in waste recycling
Chinese investors buy bank; Poultry exports up 35%; Gas trading starts on Ukraine’s new energy exchange
China wants to replace Russia to build nuclear power reactor; China wants to buy more Ukrainian grain; Antonov offers Gostomel as discount airport for Kyiv; Poland issuing almost 40% more work visas than in 2016