Category: Government

Government updates affecting your financial decisions

Tiger Conference, Kyiv

Lviv Conference Bureau Conducts Study of 800 Conference Delegates

While Kyiv is currently the leader in Ukrainian business travel, Lviv is rapidly gaining ground due to Lviv’s exploding IT and back-office outsourcing sectors.  Last year there were approximately 400 conferences, 74 of which were international. Thus,

GE Train

Direct EU to Lviv Railway Planned

Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko is reported to be launching an initiative to build a narrow gauge railway line directly to Lviv from neighboring EU countries.  By building an EU standard railway to Lviv the travel

Mickiewicz 6

City of Lviv Invests $115,000 in Restoration of Iconic Rooftop

The Lviv City Department of Preservation of the Historical Environment is investing $115,000 of city funds to preserve and restore the zinc roof of the iconic Mickiewicz 6/7 building on Svobody Avenue according to Lilia Onishchenko,

Lviv Cityscape

Sheraton, Hyatt and Marriott in Talks to Open in Lviv- Says Mayor

Lviv Mayor, Andiry Sadovy, reported at a press conference that three large global hotel operators are currently negotiating to enter the Lviv tourism market according to the Kyiv Post.  Suitable sites are being assessed in conjunction

Farmland

World Bank: Ukrainian Farmland Expected to Triple in Value

According to the World Bank, Ukrainian agricultural land is expected to triple in value if restrictions on ownership are repealed.  Farm land, which currently rents from $400-$1,300 per hectare, is predicted to increase to $3500