Oleksandr Klymenko Official website
| 10.01.2017

What is hryvnia sick with and what will be the dollar exchange rate?

The hryvnia fell immediately after the New Year’s Day. On the eve of Christmas Day, it has chosen the allowable backlash within the frames of official corridor. The dollar’s exchange rate has increased up to UAH 27,2 in Internal foreign exchange market. It has reached UAH 28,2 in currency exchange offices. What is the true […]
735
| 19.12.2016

What should Ukrainians expect from nationalization of PrivatBank

Petro Poroshenko and Ihor Kolomoisky have already received their New Year’s presents in advance. Their plan “to withdraw money and transfer empty bank to the state” has been successfully completed. Their agility is really impressive. During the last three years, PrivatBank was intensively vanishing Ukrainian citizens. It means that it was collecting funds of population
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| 02.12.2016

5 myths about Klymenko

I cannot ignore another “Cry of Yaroslavna” in Facebook. It does not come about some person, but Arseniy Yatsenyuk, who loudly complains about the alleged lies, slander and informational security operation against himself. I will not comment the essence of the charges and counter-arguments. Just one question. Why did not Arseniy mention dirty informational companies […]
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| 25.11.2016

Who is to blame for the price raising and why does bread rise in price?

The government of Groisman decided to hold another experiment in taking last funds away from Ukrainians. It is known that on October 1, the power cancelled the price regulation on social products, i.e. food, which is usually bought by citizens, who have the lowest level of income. Let me remind, the power had grandiose plans. […]
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| 04.11.2016

Red and sour

What is the difference between e-declaration and the universal declaration of income? The shocking welfare of MPs and officials in starving country, which is waging the war, caused an obvious reaction in Ukrainian society. Ukrainians do not select words during commenting piles of cash money, dozens of apartments and houses. Total sum of money, which […]
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| 25.10.2016

Doing Business-2017: spoilers by Poroshenko and real situation in Ukraine

Today Poroshenko made spoilers about the Doing Business-2017 rating, which was officially published by the World Bank and International Finance Corporation (IFC) only a few minutes ago. According to the owner of the Roshen corporation, Ukraine has already «risen in the Doing Business ranking by 73 positions in the context of tax climate of economy» […]
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| 19.10.2016

The war and Minsk. What will be the results of negotiations of “Normandy Four” in Berlin

Today the Normandy Four will meet in Berlin. The last time the format of Poroshenko, Merkel, Hollande and Putin met was year and a half ago in Belarus, when it was signed the Minsk Agreement. Since that time, it has occurred plethora important events on global arena. It comes about series of terrorist attacks in […]
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| 19.10.2016

Birth of the monster

Tax reform – is a big secret government. The Cabinet of Ministers praise his child to the skies. At the same time, nobody saw this child. It’s weird. If the draftlaw on amendments to the Tax Code is really successful – let’s publish it. Why are you promoting your creation by voices of pocket “experts”? […]
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| 12.10.2016

The promised land of visa-free

On November 24th the EU-Ukraine Summit should decide the fate of visa-free regime between Ukraine and the EU. Should Ukrainians start planning a trip to Paris or Barcelona for the weekend in the “visa-free” format? It is very doubtful. Europe obviously does not want to give us visa-free, but cannot admit it openly, and is […]
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| 10.10.2016

Winter is coming. How can Ukrainians protect their right to live in warm house?

Winter 2016/2017 is going to be the coldest in the last 100 years. This is the first winter, when Ukrainians will enter it with new, enormous tariffs for heating. There will be no good news for those, who were shocked by the bills last year. Heating bills will increase by 2.5 times. Soon people will […]
784
| 14.09.2016

«Sheep» of a strict regime

Plethora people, who are dissatisfied with the policy of Viktor Yanukovych, called him a “usurper.” However, even he did not think up to abolish local government in any region ad lib. Such idea came to Poroshenko and his team. A new draft law, which allows the President to introduce direct rule of civil-military administrations (in […]
781
| 06.09.2016

5 act of the Verkhovna Rada

Political entr’acte is finished! Nowadays, the Verkhovna Rada opens 5th session. We have just thought about the plans and hopes Their plans and our hopes. There are almost 8 hundred draft laws by MPs in the parliament «libretto». However, it is not so good with our hopes. We should not expect for a miracle. What […]
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| 31.08.2016

Tax policy: alternative exists

The «Uspishna Kraina» party together with entrepreneurs and active part of civil society are working out new Tax Code during the forums. Why are we doing this? We have carefully analysed the actions of the power, in particular, the Ministry of Finance. The conclusion is obvious: its actions are finishing off Ukrainian economy, which is […]
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| 03.08.2016

What will happen to dollar?

I believe that this morning plethora people were “delighted” by the news that the dollar (after stability during the last days) has raised up. Once again, each of us think how to plan the budget, what to wait for. Let’s delve into details: what exactly have an impact on dollar exchange rate? Thus, here are […]
769
| 01.08.2016

Own path for Ukraine

Nowadays, life of Ukrainians is hard and bad. It comes about everyone, except for officials and oligarchs, who are maintained by others. Each time, when we pay utility bills, buy goods, use the services of monopolist companies, we become poorer and enrich a small group of people, who are sitting on our heads. Why is […]
793
| 26.07.2016

Cold shower for eurooptimists

Recently data of fresh survey by «Social Monitoring» – Ukrainian Institute of Social Studies on behalf of A. Yaremenko – caught my eye. Since the beginning of the year, the number of supporters of Ukraine’s integration into the EU and NATO has decreased by more than 10%. In January the route of European integration was […]
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| 27.06.2016

The Constitution: breach of a contract

The Constitution of Ukraine, which was adopted 20 years ago, today is rather a symbol of democracy manqué than real effective Law for Ukrainians. More than 90% of citizens do not know their rights and fundamental freedoms (or partially aware of it) in the country, where the force of law was replaced by use of […]
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| 06.05.2016

De-offshoring by Ukraine: bees against honey

After the offshore scandal around Poroshenko, the notion “offshore” has become extremely popular. Nowadays, it is the main topic of discussions on the benches. It has crowded out everlasting the issues such as “why do young people wear this” and pension. At the same time, we should not deny that fact that the majority of […]
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| 06.04.2016

To Stitch Ukraine

The biggest tragedy of all the wars is that people, who did not start it, always pay for it. In case of Ukraine – there are four million residents of uncontrolled territories, 1.7 million IDPs and civilians on the controlled front-line areas of Donbas. None of these millions of people signed a Decree on the […]
825
| 16.03.2016

Three Nuts for Poroshenko or Day P, March 17

March 17, President can make a real step forward in order to take country out of crisis and announce reboot of the Parliament. However, since neither the President, nor the Prime Minister, nor even MPs do not need such way out, it is very comfortable for them to “fish” in turbid water. Thus, we will […]
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| 10.03.2016

Parliament: reboot for the sake of future

Current “military-oligarchic” parliament – is the most inefficient in the history of Ukrainian parliamentarism. It is used exclusively for PR and propaganda. Nowadays, key questions, namely, peace in Donbas, stabilization of national currency, strategic grounds of the country’s development remain unresolved. The effectiveness of current Ukrainian Parliament as an ...
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| 13.02.2016

Minsk-2: A missed chance for peace

One year ago, the Minsk agreement was signed. Many people believed that it was a chance for peace. However, it has failed. The war is still keep on going, people are suffering and dying, the crisis is getting worse. What is really should be done to stop the conflict in Donbas? Why does Minsk-2 not […]
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| 18.01.2016

Is Ukraine not Mongolia? Or where can european market and free advice of IMF lead Ukraine to

January 1, 2016 Ukrainians (even perhaps without understanding) woke up in the new economic reality. An agreement on free trade zone between Ukraine and the European Union came into force on the first day of the new year. Meanwhile the similar agreement with Russia was bilaterally suspended. Moreover, the Russian party has imposed a trade […]
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| 03.11.2015

Ballade of injustice

Every day my mail and the website oleksandr-klymenko.com are full of letters from Ukrainians, who want to be heard. They want their opinion is taken into account. People are consulting and offer solutions to their problems. Together, we are look for the ways, which can lead the country out of the crisis. Due to the […]
1024
| 07.10.2015

EU: Judge, jury, executioner

By Oleksandr Klymenko
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| 05.10.2015

Еconomic pamphlet about Ukraine

The main assets of any economy anywhere in the world – are people. It was stated, for instance, by US President Barack Obama during a meeting of the UN General Assembly. He understands that the main assets of America – are Americans. Therefore, his country is rich, powerful, with high living standards. Unfortunately, during 24 […]
1046
| 29.08.2015

Underdeveloped Ukraine

By Oleksandr Klymenko
2041
| 28.08.2015

About new tax NOT reform

By Oleksandr Klymenko
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| 14.07.2015