News and announcements from ITS Ukraine

October 26, 2015

EBRD to finance a greenfield development of a new state-of-the-art private grain terminal in the Port of Yuzhny

Project Description THE EBRD is considering a senior secured loan to MV Cargo Ltd (the “Company”) to finance a greenfield development of a new state-of-the-art private grain terminal in the Port of Yuzhny with annual throughput capacity of up to 5.0 million tonnes of grain. The Company will implement the project in partnership with Cargill, […]

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September 24, 2015

ITS Ukraine welcomes two new members!

ITS Ukraine are delighted to welcome two new member companies: SOVTES (Совтес) and A+S. SOVTES (https://sovtes.ua) bring a great deal of experience in both logistics and online transport services in Ukraine and have already contributed useful data and insights to articles written by ITS Ukraine. A+S (http://apluss.de) are an international provider of ITS solutions from Germany […]

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September 15, 2015

New article from ITS Ukraine: Roads to Reform

The latest copy of ‘Smart Highways’ Magazine is now available and includes an article ‘On the road to reform‘ by ITS Ukraine’s Chairman, Ian Bearder. The full unedited article is available below. Ukraine: roads to reform Despite the ongoing conflict in Ukraine’s Eastern regions and Russian occupation of Crimea, the 2013/14 revolution in Ukraine kickstarted […]

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August 7, 2015

EU Bank lends €400 million to upgrade municipal infrastructure in Ukraine

The European Investment Bank has provided a loan of €400 million to finance projects devoted to the modernisation of public infrastructure in Ukrainian cities. The aging infrastructure of many Ukrainian municipalities requires substantial modernisation. “Up to 80% of municipal infrastructure networks are in lousy condition,” says Hennadiy Zubko, vice prime minister and minister of regional […]

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August 6, 2015

Paypal & cross-border payments coming to Ukraine.

Ukrainian residents to be able to use the international online payment systems (such as PayPal, ApplePay, GoogleWallet and others) to receive cross-border payments.  The National Bank of Ukraine points to and welcomes the strong interest shown by businesses and the Internet users’ community of Ukraine in the use of the state-of-the-art online payment systems (such […]

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July 30, 2015

ITS Ukraine agrees priority areas

On 28th July, ITS Ukraine held its first management meeting in Kyiv. During the meeting, ITS Ukraine’s board members adopted the ITS Ukraine constitution, discussed the work that needs to be done and agreed to prioritise the following three areas: Road Safety Traffic Management Electric vehicles Not only are these key problem areas in Ukraine, […]

Events, News from ITS Ukraine
July 23, 2015

What? When? How? – Everything there is to know about EU product rules is now available in Ukrainian

What? When? How? – Everything there is to know about EU product rules is now available in Ukrainian Ukrainians can now get acquainted with the “Blue Guide” on the EU product rules in Ukrainian language. This publication of the European Commission aims to promote understanding of the implementation of EU product rules across different sectors […]

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July 16, 2015

Install this app, drive in Ukraine and automatically map road quality

The online portal http://uaroads.com provides information on 42,000km of Ukrainian roads, updated automatically via users who have installed a free smartphone app. Needless to say, of the 42,000km measured, 36% are considered poor and 7% very poor but the information provided can help motorists plan their trips to avoid bad sections of road as well as […]

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