Opinion

OPINION: The Champions League Final was a huge success – so why are Ukrainians complaining about litter?

Kyiv shone as the host city of the world’s biggest sporting event but many Ukrainians seemed more interested in grumbling about the inevitable mess and inconvenience of the Champions League Final – why?

Tuesday, 29 May 2018 10:28

LEGAL SERVICES: Government Relations emerges as new niche for Ukrainian law firms

Ukrainians are learning to lobby legally as attention focuses on the benefits of better business-government dialogue

Tuesday, 15 May 2018 18:59

Ukraine’s gas sector reforms

Can Ukraine build on post-2014 progress and realize the country’s energy industry potential?

Sunday, 13 May 2018 21:59

AmChams visit Washington

Andy Hunder of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine joins colleagues in the US capital to assess the state of Ukraine-American business ties

Monday, 07 May 2018 17:49

IT INDUSTRY: Why Ukraine is well on the way to becoming a global tech powerhouse

A culture of innovation and competitive costs help make Ukraine an increasingly attractive international tech sector option

Thursday, 19 April 2018 21:41

OPINION: Russian retreat from Ukraine is a tale of unforced Kremlin errors and self-defeating imperial hubris

Russia's imperialistic attitude towards independent Ukraine has turned an instinctive ally into an aggrieved adversary - and Vladimir Putin must personally accept much of the responsibility for the collapse of Kremlin influence in Moscow's...

Thursday, 12 April 2018 00:21

Ukraine Launches 4G

Landmark moment for the Ukrainian telecoms industry can provide new impetus for broader economic growth

Friday, 06 April 2018 18:59

DYSFUNCTIONAL DEMOCRACY: Anti-corruption efforts should begin by targeting Ukraine’s shameless multi-voting MPs

Routine absentee voting in the Ukrainian parliament makes a mockery of the country’s democratic aspirations and undermines the credibility of the entire political system

Friday, 23 March 2018 00:49

OPINION: Ukraine cannot wait until after 2019 elections for anti-corruption reform progress

US-based Friends of Ukraine Network joins chorus of international supporters urging Kyiv to maintain Maidan momentum and keep reform process on track despite looming election cycle and opposition from entrenched old guard

Sunday, 18 March 2018 01:29

UNFINISHED REVOLUTION: Ukraine’s Euromaidan falling short of high expectations

Ukraine’s undeniable post-Maidan progress since 2014 cannot mask the growing sense of frustration felt throughout the country

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 21:33

UKRAINE'S ANTI-CORRUPTION PROGRESS: What do the results of the latest Corruption Perception Survey reveal?

Majority of businesses operating in Ukraine believe it is possible to succeed without engaging in corrupt practices but the issue of corruption remains almost ubiquitous amid calls for an Anti-Corruption Court

Sunday, 11 March 2018 14:17

REFORMS: Ukraine is poised to become an international open data innovator

Recent reforms open the way for Ukraine to emerge as a global leader in the open data arena

Thursday, 01 March 2018 14:55

OPINION: Ukrainians must address the nation’s collective post-traumatic stress disorder

Australian Pete Shmigel argues that the suppressed traumas of distant and recent history continue to shape Ukrainian society negatively and are as big an obstacle to progress as more commonly discussed problems like corruption and the ongoing...

Friday, 16 February 2018 15:30

MH17 DISASTER: How Russian leader Vladimir Putin became hopelessly entangled in his own hybrid war web of deceit

Most observers believe Russia accidentally shot down flight MH17 in July 2014 - but Moscow cannot admit any role in the tragedy without also exposing the Kremlin's entire secret war in Ukraine

Saturday, 10 February 2018 22:34

Trump: Good for Ukraine?

Many Ukrainians feared the worst when Donald Trump won the US presidency in 2016 but his administration has taken a number of steps in support of Kyiv during its first year while also adopting a hard line towards the Kremlin

Sunday, 14 January 2018 19:52

JUDICIAL REFORM: Will Ukraine achieve decisive rule of law breakthrough in 2018?

Rule of law reforms are the country’s top 2018 priority as Ukraine fails to maintain Maidan momentum and remains stuck at the geopolitical crossroads

Thursday, 11 January 2018 19:07

New Ukraine vs Old Ukraine

Ukraine’s modest reform progress since the 2014 Revolution of Dignity is under direct threat with anti-corruption efforts facing increasingly open political opposition and institutional resistance

Thursday, 11 January 2018 18:32

PRIORITIES FOR 2018: Ukraine’s international investment attraction efforts will be in vain if widespread corruption prevails

The American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine looks forward to the next quarter of a century with a sense of guarded optimism amid signs of growth and awareness of the need to drive forward with ongoing reform process

Thursday, 11 January 2018 17:01

OPINION: Will the Initial Coin Offering bubble burst?

New technologies are opening up vast investment opportunities but over-saturated audiences make it increasingly challenging to attract attention

Wednesday, 10 January 2018 21:32

BUSINESS CLIMATE: Doing Business Index 2018: How business-friendly is Ukraine?

Ukraine is making steady if unspectacular progress in the World Bank’s annual Doing Business rating but there remains huge scope for further improvements

Monday, 18 December 2017 22:03

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