The First Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Olexandr Turchynov held a
meeting with Head and President of the European Technology and Investment
Research Centre (ETIRC) Roland Pieper and Daniel Bolotin.
event the parties have considered issues of investment cooperation. “Creating
of favourable business environment in Ukraine is one
of topmost priorities of Ukraine,” Olexandr Turchynov admitted.
interlocutors discussed a possibility to introduce by ETIRC a project in
creating a Ukrainian air-taxi operator with the use of Eclipse 500 jets. The
project envisages creating a network of service Eclipse 500 centres and
a broad system of air-taxis. Also the parties considered an opportunity to
manufacture the aircrafts on the territory of Ukraine in the future. On the first stage
of realization of the project the expected amount of investments equals around
50 million dollars. According to the First Vice
Premier, the main peculiarity of this project is its productivity. “Under
crisis conditions it can be of top significance,” Olexandr Turchynov stressed.
Reference. The First Vice
Prime Minister Olexandr Turchynov is staying on a three-day working visit to
the Kingdom of the Netherlands. In the course of his visit he is
to meet with Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Finance, Minister of Foreign
Trade, Minister of Economics, Minister of Energy and representatives of
business circles of the Netherlands.
amount of direct investments into Ukraine’s economics in 2008 the Netherlands rank third. The trade turnover
between Ukraine and the Netherlands in 2008 has totaled USD 2 bn 402 mn which is by 45.8% more