EBA Meeting with Valdis Dombrovskis, Vice-President of the European Commission in Dnipro
The aforementioned meeting was held on Friday, July 14, in Dnipro, with the participation of representatives of the Delegation of the European Union and the Resident Representation of the European Investment Bank in Ukraine.
Investment attractiveness of Ukraine, fight against corruption, employment of the population and availability of an effective training system for enterprises, introduction of electronic services, online public procurement systems, regional infrastructure improvement projects financed by the European Union, as well as cyber security in Ukraine are the spectrum issues that were covered during the discussion.
Representatives of the business community shared with Mr. Vice-President the development history and peculiarities of the Dnipropetrovsk region, its economic and investment potential, the challenges business faces in its daily work. They also mentioned the positive developments that are gradually taking place in connection with Ukraine’s acquisition of associate membership in the EU.
In turn, Mr. Dombrovskis emphasized that such meetings with the business give an opportunity to assess the real situation in Ukraine on the way to implementing effective reforms and approaching European standards.