Monthly Archives: April 2013

METINVEST DEMONSTRATES TECHNOLOGIES TO BE IMPLEMENTED AT YENAKIEVE STEEL

ShareMetinvest recently organized a media trip for the public and journalists to a Sinter Plant in Austria. A similar plant will be constructed by Siemens VAI at Yenakiieve Steel. During the media trip, organizers demonstrated how advanced technologies could increase … Continue reading

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KYIVSTAR TO REDUCE ELECTRICITY CONSUMPTION

ShareKyivstar has announced it has reduced its power consumption by 24 percent on 500 GSM network stations which were modernized last year. The company has already invested UAH 1.8 bln to upgrade the network over 2012-2015. During 2013, Kyivstar will … Continue reading

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ERNST & YOUNG TO LAUNCH CONTEST FOR YOUNG TAX PROFESSIONALS

ShareErnst & Young has announced it will continue its “Young Tax Professional of the Year” contest for 2013, giving students from more than 30 countries a unique opportunity to show their knowledge and professional skills in taxation, and gain international … Continue reading

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UPF AND PARTNERS TO COMPOSE NATIONAL-LEVEL RATING OF PHILANTHROPISTS

ShareOn 1 April, the Ukrainian Philanthropists Forum in partnership with Hallmarker magazine and the NGO Socially Responsible Society have announced a new initiative to create a national-level rating of philanthropists. The main aim of this rating is to form a … Continue reading

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MTS TO KICK OFF ITS ANNUAL INTERNATIONAL “TELECOM IDEA” CONTES

ShareMTS recently announced the start of its annual international contest entitled “Telecom Idea” for young scientists in the telecommunications field. The main aim of the contest, in which Ukrainians will participate for the second time, is to identify and support … Continue reading

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MICROSOFT TO INVEST $250 MLN IN TEACHERS TRAINING PROGRAMS

Share  Over the next five years Microsoft will invest $250 mln in its “Partners in Learning” program which will be implemented in 119 countries worldwide. In 2013 Microsoft Ukraine will continue its training program for teachers, develop its online communities … Continue reading

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SAMSUNG FINISHES NATIONAL CONTEST FOR SECONDARY SCHOOL STUDENTS, TEACHERS

ShareSamsung Electronics Ukraine has wrapped up its contest for Ukrainian secondary school students and teachers as part of its corporate social responsibility program. This is the seventh time Samsung has hosted this competition in which participants prepare creative work: a … Continue reading

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WORKSHOP ON REGIONAL SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT TAKES PLACE IN KHARKIV

ShareOn 26 March a special workshop entitled “Regional Sustainable Development: The role of socially responsible businesses” took place in Kharkiv. The workshop, which was organized by Expert Ukraine magazine and supported by the Kharkiv Oblast State Administration and Royal Dutch … Continue reading

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SCM TO START SEVENTH SEASON OF ‘FORMULAS’ PROJECT

ShareOn 2 April the SCM Group started the seventh season of its educational project called “FormulaS”, which was launched in 2010 as part of its Contemporary Education program. Its primary objective is to give students new knowledge based on practical … Continue reading

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BEST CORPORATE VOLUNTEER PROGRAMS IN UKRAINE ANNOUNCED

ShareOn 19 March the winners of the National Corporate Volunteer Contest were announced. The competition, which was held in 2012, collected examples of the best employee volunteer programs in Ukraine.

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