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Kharkiv is arranging an International Business Forum for capital raising in the business life of the Region

понедельник, 1 июня 2009

It’s the first time for Kharkiv to hold an international forum, arranged at the initiative of large-scale regional business companies. The key point of the Forum is to create the conditions for attracting investments into the regional real economy.

The International Forum “Invest in Kharkiv” (IFIK), which will take place on December 8-9, 2009 in Radmir Hall, is designed as the main business event of the year in Kharkiv.

The Forum has a status of an official business event and will be held under the patronage of the city mayor Mikhail Dobkin.

More than 500 companies from 15 countries worldwide are expected to participate in the Forum. The invitations for participation in the event are being forwarded to the leading investors in European markets, USA, CIS, Middle East, foreign embassies, and trade representative offices, accredited in Ukraine.

The strategic idea of the Forum is promotion of Kharkiv as a leading investing platform of Ukraine. Indeed, the key point of the Forum will be the capital attraction into the regional real economy, as well as projects for Euro-2012 implementation. The Forum is to become annual, with its principal mission as creation of specific conditions for Kharkiv to become a European business city, and long-term investments attraction into the region.

The program of the Forum provides discussions on the most interesting investing projects of the region and the main problems investors face. The first day of the Forum intends discussions on issues of investment attraction into the top-priority regional economy branches: food industry, pharmaceutical industry, IT-industry, machine-building industry. The second day will be fully dedicated to discussions on issues concerning the city preparation for Euro-2012.

Invest in Kharkiv” LLC – is a consulting company, which is created with the view of providing direct assistance in formation of favorable business climate in the region, positive investing image of the city, and its investing attractiveness raising. Among the main directives of the company’s activity are the representation of the investors’ interests and assistance to enterprises in attracting investments.

Press service of the Forum

Olga Korol, +38 067 540 37 38, olga@ifik.com.ua