THE PRESIDENT OF AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 'KYIV AS INVESTMENT ATTRACTIVE REGION'
During the meeting with the First Deputy of Kyiv City Administration Ihor Nikonov, the President of American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine Bernard Casey mentions that the most attractive directions of Kyiv for foreign investors are tourism, building and construction, real estate.
'We promote interests of foreign investors from more than 600 companies from 50 countries, who are interested in cooperation with Ukraine and in particular with Kyiv. We consider Ukraine’s capital to be investment attractive region', Mr. Casey said.
The only investors' concern on investment activity is lack of tax sovereignty of the regions who, thereby, miss an opportunity to improve their investment climate with the help of tax incentives.
In his return Mr. Nikonov said that the new team of Kyiv Investment Agency can provide transparent system of projects preparation and realization and eliminate many bureaucratic procedures, 'At the moment the Agency has many professionals who are capable to provide effective project management and suggest interesting for investors and useful for Kyiv residents initiatives'.