Press Releases

Ukraine in the new world: the way to success For the fourth consecutive year Kyiv has become a meeting place for international and Ukrainian businessmen, world-renowned economists, investors, representatives of major financial organizations, politicians and diplomats. For two days (October 5th and 6th 2017), all of them were united by Kyiv International Economic Forum (KIEF) – a world-class business event, one of the largest in Ukraine. The Forum was attended by 113 speakers from 30 countries, 210 media representatives and more than 1,500 guests.
Record number of partners support the Kyiv International Economic Forum The fourth Kyiv International Economic Forum (KIEF) aroused a lot of attention from the business community and the mass media. In total, 39 companies and organizations have become partners of KIEF-2017, and 29 became media partners. Both numbers are record-breaking for the forum.
Ukraine between Europe and Asia: looking for a win-win strategy The development of the Ukrainian economy depends on two powerful factors: relations with the EU and Asia. Both directions have enormous potential, but require different strategies.
Why Ukraine has little investment and how to fix it Increasing investment attractiveness remains one of Ukraine's vital problems. How to smooth the way between investors and Ukrainian companies?
Made in Ukraine or Made in the world: what is more profitable? Economic globalization is a powerful trend, which almost all countries of the world can't stand aside. In order to use globalization for its own development, Ukraine needs to find a balance between protecting its own interests and integrating into the global value chain.
Digital world: what are Ukraine's chances? Digital world: what are Ukraine's chances? The rapid growth of the digital economy is becoming an ever more important global trend. We are entering the era of Industry 4.0 with total digitalization of everything that concerns business. All physical assets will be integrated into the digital ecosystem together with partners involved in creating the added value chain. But what does global digitalization mean for Ukraine — a chance to catch up with the developed countries, or a factor of even greater lag?
KIEF and Interfax-Ukraine Launch an Information Project for Foreign Investors The Kyiv International Economic Forum (KIEF) and the Interfax-Ukraine News Agency announced the launch of a joint information product — an English-language digest called Ukraine. Open for Business. The project is designed to help attract foreign investors to the country, introducing them to the Ukrainian economic agenda. A memorandum of cooperation was signed between the KIEF and the Interfax-Ukraine to implement the project.
KIEF announces communications project with BBC World News Kyiv International Economic Forum and the BBC World News, global TV channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation will present to the world investment potential of the Ukraine. The Kyiv International Economic Forum (KIEF), one of the largest business events in Ukraine, and BBC World News, Global TV Channel of the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) have started a six-month project. It comes on the eve of the fourth KIEF to be held on October 6-7, 2017 in the capital of Ukraine.