On 13 December 2018, Zhytomyr State Technological University hosted the regular meeting of the Board on Bringing Investments at Zhytomyr Regional State Administration with the participation of the Head of Zhytomyr Regional State Administration Mr. Ihor Hundych and the Head of Zhytomyr Regional Council Mr. Volodymyr Shyrma.
The participants of the meeting considered the implementation of orders of the Chairman on the previous meeting of the Board of 30.08.2018 and discussed issues of concern of the invited companies – land registration, payment of taxes and so on.
Mr. Hundych assured that each appeal will be considered and will receive appropriate support and response from the authorities. Also, the Chairman stressed that due to the joint work of the authorities and businesses, the amount of foreign investments brought into the regional economy for 9 months of 2018 increased 2.5 times compared to the previous year. In addition, Zhytomyr region is ranked third among the regions of Ukraine with the best conditions for doing business (according to the Regional Doing Business 2018).
During the meeting, the Head of the regional state administration signed four memoranda of cooperation between Zhytomyr Regional State Administration and companies that launch investment projects on the territory of the region in energy sector – a group of companies “GESS”, Berdychiv Power Plant LLC, Naftogaz Energoservice SE and farm economy Veltse LLC.
Furthermore, the participants of the meeting were informed about the commissioning of the first solar power plant of industrial scale in Zhytomyr – Ganska SES/Solar Power Plant LLC.
For reference: Ganska SES was built during 2018 in the framework of the memorandum of cooperation signed on 14 December 2017 between the regional state administration and the Danish company Better Energy Energo A/S on the implementation of the investment project on building of a solar power plant on the territory of Semenivka united territorial community near the village of Velyki Nizhirtsi, Berdychiv district.