Lviv Business

How to improve Ukraine’s business climate

Issue 54, February 2013.
The beginning of the year has set the tone for the next twelve months. An important meeting held on January 18 could not have come at a better time, as the newly appointed government of Ukraine hosted 30 representatives of the European Business Association – the heads of leading companies operating on the Ukrainian market - at the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.

EBA Committees

Issue 53, January 2013.
EBA focuses the attention of its members through its system of Committee Meetings. Each Committee focuses on a specific industry or problem area, and they give our members the opportunity to discuss various professional issues.

EBA Events in 2012. Summary.

Issue 53, January 2013.
One of the missions of European Business Association is to facilitate communication between business and state officials, thus one of the main tasks of EBA regional activities are social and general events.

EBA IN WESTERN UKRAINE: GENERAL SUMMARY

Issue 53, January 2013.
You may notice that it was an interesting year due to all worldwide events and informational flows. Luckily some of the predictions didn’t come true and a lot of aims where achieved in different spheres of life.

INDEX OF UKRAINIAN INVESTMENT CLIMATE

Issue 51, November 2012.
In Q3, 2012 Ukraine’s business climate was assessed at 2.14 points out of 5 - the lowest score for three years.

Talking point: Customs index

Issue 51, November 2012.
The European Business Association on September 20, 2012 released the latest results of its Customs Index – an independent poll measuring the degree of satisfaction with customs services in Ukraine in H1, 2012.

EBA Personality: Sophia Opatska, CEO of Lviv Business School of the Ukrainian Catholic University (LvBS)

Issue 50, October 2012.
Read interview with Sophia Opatska, CEO of Lviv Business School of the Ukrainian Catholic University (LvBS)

BANKING & SAVINGS

Issue 50, October 2012.
UkrSibbank started its activities in Lviv region in 2001, and today can proudly boast that there are already 31 affiliates, 20 of which have offices which are located in Lviv itself, the other offices are located in Boryslav, Brody, Horodok, Drohobych, Zolochiv, Mykolayiv, Novoyavorivsk, Sambir, Stryj, Truskavets and Chervonograd. Throughout its 10 years of business, UkrSibBank has offered Lviv citizens the full package of bank services. Just in recent years, dozens of thousands of Lviv citizens as well as thousands of enterprises became clients of this financial institution and can evaluate the advantages of the provided services based through their own experiences. In this issue Liubov Getmanska, Head of the Lviv regional unit answers to the questions of “Lviv Today” readers.

EBA Personality: Olha Kopot, Branch Director, PJSC “Ingo Ukraine”

Issue 49, September 2012.
Read interview with Olha Kopot, Branch Director, PJSC “Ingo Ukraine” sharing her knowledge about business opportunities

EBA Personality : Hmarska Iryna,Manager of Direction of JSC “Diamantbank”in Lviv

Issue 48, July 2012.
Read interview with Hmarska Iryna – Manager of Direction of JSC "Diamantbank" in Lviv sharing her knowledge about Lviv’s banking sector since 1996.