Monthly Archives: November 2016

Ukraine to finish ratifying free trade zone agreement with Canada

Ukraine to finish ratifying free trade zone agreement with Canada

The Ukraine-Canada treaty will enter into power 30 days after ratification in Ottawa The Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko filed a draft bill on ratifying the agreement on Ukraine-Canada free trade zone, the UNIAN agency reports. The bill war referred as urgent for approving at the Verkhovna Rada. The mentioned treaty provides Ukrainian businesses a customs-free access ... Read More
 
President submitted draft Law on ratification of FTA between Ukraine and Canada for consideration by Verkhovna Rada

President submitted draft Law on ratification of FTA between Ukraine and Canada for consideration by Verkhovna Rada

Under article 93 of the Constitution of Ukraine and article 9 of the Law of Ukraine on the International Treaties of Ukraine, President Petro Poroshenko submitted the draft Law on the Ratification of the Free Trade Area Agreement between Ukraine and Canada for consideration by the Parliament as an immediate one. The Law ratifies the ... Read More
 
Bilak plans to bolster Ukraine business

Bilak plans to bolster Ukraine business

Changing perceptions about Ukraine with local and foreign investors will be among the key goals for Daniel Bilak, the newly appointed chief investment advisor to Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman and director of the Ukraine Investment Promotion Office. It’s a year-long assignment for Bilak, a prominent lawyer from Canada who stepped into his role on Nov. ... Read More
 
Taxes, inspections remain biggest problems of Ukrainian business

Taxes, inspections remain biggest problems of Ukrainian business

The number of complaints filed to the Business Ombudsman Council in Ukraine has increased. Among those complaining, most are dissatisfied with the work of State Fiscal Service, law enforcement authorities and local municipalities. Most of the complaints come from small or medium-sized manufacturers, wholesalers, distributors, agribusiness, real estate and telecommunications market players, as well as ... Read More
 
International Trade Minister Introduces Legislation in Parliament to Implement CUFTA

International Trade Minister Introduces Legislation in Parliament to Implement CUFTA

November 3, 2016 – OTTAWA, ON – Global Affairs Canada The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of International Trade, today introduced legislation in the House of Commons to implement CUFTA. The legislation will be subject to all required stages of the legislative process. Canada is committed to the timely ratification of CUFTA so Canadians and Ukrainians ... Read More