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OPTIMISING LABOUR RELATIONS

On 1 July 2022, the Parliament (Verkhovna Rada) of Ukraine adopted draft Law of Ukraine “On Amendments to Some Legislative Acts of Ukraine on Optimization of Labour Relations” № 2352-IX (the “Law”). The Law entered into force on 19 July 2022. Main changes that done in regulation of ...
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Labor Law Update – June 2022

FROM JULY 1, THE SIZE OF THE SUBSISTENCE MINIMUM WILL CHANGE From July 1, 2022, the subsistence minimum per able-bodied person will be UAH 2,600 per month. Tax office are reminded that the amount of the minimum wage remains unchanged - 6,500 hryvnias, as the minimum and maximum of ...
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THE RULES OF TAXATION DURING THE MARTIAL LAW HAVE CHANGED

On 12.05.2022, the Verkhovna Rada (the Parliament) of Ukraine adopted the Law of Ukraine "On amendments to the Tax Code of Ukraine and other Laws of Ukraine on the tax control peculiarities and administration of taxes, levis and single contribution during the martial law, state of ...
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The National Bank of Ukraine Improves Operating Conditions of Cash FX Market and Reduces Limit for Hryvnia Cash Withdrawals Abroad

The National Bank of Ukraine Improves Operating Conditions of Cash FX Market and Reduces Limit for Hryvnia Cash Withdrawals Abroad Effective 21 May 2022, The National Bank of Ukraine (hereinafter - the NBU) has lifted restrictions on setting the exchange rates at which authorized ...
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Is the employer exempted from the obligation to pay wages during martial law?

Due to the active hostilities in Ukraine, many employers (companies), employees, were forced to move from their regions, or even suspend their activities. Accordingly, a huge number of questions arose regarding the procedure for entering into labor relations, termination of an ...
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JCC Ukraine Chapter Webinar – “Current Business Conditions in Ukraine and Plans for Development and Reconstruction”

Dear Partners and Friends, You are warmly invited to the Joint Chamber of Commerce Switzerland-Eastern Europe, Central Asia, South Caucasus (JCC) Ukraine Chapter and UkraineInvest Business Webinar on "Current Business Conditions in Ukraine and Plans for Development and ...
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More types of business will be able to join Diia.City

The Ministry of Digital Transformation of Ukraine has expanded number of the types of economic activities available to join Diia.City so now even more companies can enjoy the favorable conditions of a unique tax and legal space for IT business. The relevant resolution has already been ...
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The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine extended martial law until May 25, 2022

On April 21, the Verkhovna Rada (Ukrainian Parliament) passed the Law on Approval of the Decree "On Extension of Martial Law in Ukraine" (Bill No. 7300 of April 19, 2022). According to the text of the bill, it is proposed to approve the Decree of the President of Ukraine of April 18, ...
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On the web-portal “Diia” is again possible to register an LLC online.

At April, the service for registering an LLC was resumed on the basis of a model charter on the Diia portal. The press service of the Ministry of Justice and on the telegram channels of the Minister of Digital Transformation and the portal Diia reported that some services were ...
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JCC Ukraine & Legal/Tax Chapter Webinar: “Operating a Business in Wartime Ukraine: Martial Law, Tax and Employment Regulations”

April 6, 2022 10:00-11:00 CET/ 11:00-12:00 EET Organized by the JCC Ukraine Chapter and JCC Legal & Tax Chapter in partnership with Switzerland Global Enterprise (SGE) PROGRAM Welcome Laurence Ponty, Partner at Archipel Geneva and JCC Legal and Tax Chapter Head Sven ...
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JCC Ukraine Chapter Webinar: Ukraine’s Economic Outlook amidst Geopolitical Tensions, February 22nd

  Ukraine returned to global headlines due to tensions with Russia. But how is the country and its economy weathering the storm? We examine the reality behind the headlines and present the 2022 economic and financial outlook for Ukraine. Will growth accelerate after 2021, a ...
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Season`s greetings

❄ Wir wünschen Ihnen und Ihren Familienmitgliedern ein frohes Weihnachtsfest und einen guten Rutsch in das Jahr 2022 🎄 We wish you and your family members a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year 2022 🎄🎄 Ми зичимо Bам та Bашим рідним Щасливого Різдва та Нового 2022 року 🎄🎄🎄 Мы ...
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HWC Partner Sven Henniger moderates high-level JCC Business Roundtable in Geneva

  Register yourself for the: JCC Business Roundtable «FUTURE OF UKRAINE IN INTERNATIONAL TRADE: PERSPECTIVES ON THE SIDELINES OF THE 12TH WTO MINISTERIAL CONFERENCE» Organized by the Joint Chamber of Commerce Switzerland-Eastern Europe, Central Asia, South Caucasus (JCC) in ...
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Privatization in Ukraine

  Of the state enterprises that Ukraine inherited from the Soviet era in 1991, thousands remain in state ownership to this day. These are now up for sale. In 2019-2020, Ukraine has set the conditions for a steady privatization process and has already successfully performed ...
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JCC Ukraine Chapter Webinar on “Ukraine‘s Privatization Program”

  On July 15, 2020, the legendary, state-owned Dnipro Hotel in Kyiv was privatized in an auction that resulted in a winning bid of 1.1 billion hryvnias ( app. 41 million in USD). The auction was widely covered by local and international media and broadcast online. According to ...
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Ukraine’s Life Sciences and Healthcare Sector

  Ukraine’s healthcare and life sciences market is especially regarding the public sector underdeveloped compare to the countries around Ukraine, but a steady growth in governmental spendings in this area provides foreign investors interesting opportunities. This topic and ...
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JCC Ukraine Chapter Webinar: “Ukraine’s Life Sciences and Healthcare Sector: Recent Developments and Opportunities”

  Global leaders from life science and healthcare industry are interested in investing into other countries. Ukraine healthcare system is undergoing the most significant transformation in decades and has an up-and-coming potential for placing of products, solutions and assets ...
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JCC Ukraine Chapter Webinar “Ukraine’s IT Sector: Perks and Opportunities”

  JCC's Ukraine Chapter continued its analysis of the country's digital sector with a webinar titled "Ukraine's IT Sector: Perks and Opportunities" on September 23, 2021. The webinar moderated by Sven Henniger, Head of JCC Ukraine Chapter, JCC Board Member and Partner Henniger ...