Opinion

LAIDBACK LVIV: Now is the time to consider rebranding Ukraine’s most tourist-friendly city

Lviv was the first Ukrainian city to market itself on the international stage but Leopolitans should now be looking to move on from the days when the city was an unknown quantity

Friday, 15 December 2017 21:35

Attracting Investors to Ukraine

Turkish business community leader Burak Pehlivan: Turkish business experience offers ideas that can help to improve Ukraine’s international investment climate and attract FDI

Thursday, 14 December 2017 15:28

TURKISH AMBASSADOR: “Turkish interests require a free, independent and united Ukraine that stands firmly on its feet”

Turkey’s Ambassador to Ukraine sees a strengthening bilateral partnership driven by common interests and rooted in a shared past

Thursday, 14 December 2017 14:22

RULE OF LAW: Can recent reforms change the way Ukraine’s courts function?

Ukraine’s new judicial procedural codes aim to make the country’s law courts more user-friendly

Sunday, 19 November 2017 22:47

REFORMS: Ukraine deserves a better legal system that protects businesses and investors

Recent American Chamber survey finds that 75% of respondents see heavy-handed law enforcement agencies as a problem

Wednesday, 15 November 2017 13:01

BRAND UKRAINE: Austrian investors attracted by improving “Made in Ukraine” brand values

Competitive costs and a highly skilled workforce are among the factors currently attracting Austrian investors to Ukraine but brand appeal could also play a far bigger role via more aggressive use of Ukraine's best brand names

Saturday, 04 November 2017 23:02

1917-2017: As Ukraine marks centenary of independence struggle, Ukrainian history remains a mystery for many

The current hybrid war in eastern Ukraine is merely the latest example of Russia’s longstanding efforts to prevent the emergence of a genuinely independent Ukrainian state. Outside audiences continue to lack the historical knowledge necessary to...

Saturday, 04 November 2017 21:38

BEYOND THE HEADLINES: Ukraine’s transformation creates historic investment opportunities

The contemporary Ukrainian narrative can appear daunting at first glance but the historic changes taking place in the country also mean unprecedented potential

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 21:24

OPINION: From Winter War to Hybrid War - how do Finns view the Kremlin attack on Ukraine?

Finland must balance broad public sympathy for Ukraine with the realities of a lucrative and strategically crucial Russian relationship

Wednesday, 18 October 2017 14:26

AGRIBUSINESS: Sowing the certified seeds of Ukraine’s exciting agrarian future

Ukraine’s breadbasket is powering the national economy forward but bureaucratic shortcomings prevent the agribusiness industry from approaching its true potential

Sunday, 15 October 2017 16:16

LEGAL: Assessing the risks and opportunities of acquiring assets of troubled Ukrainian banks

Adult supervision advised: asset auctions are appealing but buyers should proceed with caution

Tuesday, 10 October 2017 12:48

OPINION: Crimean seizure was geopolitical equivalent of a plastic bag over the head

European politicians who call for pragmatic thaw in ties with Russia need to think carefully about the nature of the international crimes they would be condoning

Thursday, 05 October 2017 12:05

Securing Ukraine’s Cyberspace

In recent years, Ukraine has emerged as a major target of increasingly sophisticated and diverse cyberattacks. The country must now develop cutting-edge cyber security strategies to counter this growing threat

Saturday, 16 September 2017 23:25

Defeating the Russian Infowar

StopFake’s Margo Gontar has seen Russian information warfare up close for the last three years. As Moscow’s hybrid war against the outside world continues to expand, she shares her insights into the principles underpinning the Kremlin’s global...

Saturday, 16 September 2017 22:40

GUSOVSKY: HOW KYIV CAN LEAD UKRAINE FROM REVOLUTION TO EVOLUTION

Greater grassroots democracy in the Ukrainian capital can provide the necessary momentum for a sustainable transformation from the post-Soviet period to a more recognizably European model of governance

Saturday, 16 September 2017 22:05

Ukraine vs The Ukraine

Why the use of the definite article casually undermines and belittles the epic struggle for Ukrainian statehood

Thursday, 07 September 2017 18:23

DEFENDING KYIV: Ukraine’s capital city does not deserve to be branded “unlivable”

Longtime Kyiv expat Terry Pickard hits back at The Economist for annual ranking placing Kyiv alongside Damascus and Tripoli among world’s worst cities

Tuesday, 22 August 2017 18:50

DECISIVE BATTLEFIELD: Why the Hybrid Cold War with Russia will be won and lost in Ukraine

Ukraine is the frontline nation in a struggle for political domination between Russia and the West that stretches across the Eurasian landmass

Saturday, 05 August 2017 12:32

OPINION: Ukraine’s progress depends on ending oligarch-dominated clan culture

Banker Sergii Gorbachevsky believes Ukraine must reduce oligarch influence if the country is to reach its economic potential

Tuesday, 01 August 2017 13:51

SEEING IS BELIEVING: Visitors come to Ukraine with low expectations but tend to leave overwhelmingly impressed

Efforts to improve Ukraine’s image should focus on bringing as many people as possible to the country to experience its ample and underrated charms for themselves

Tuesday, 25 July 2017 23:38

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