Media invited to press briefing on State aid

On 20 April 2016, a press briefing on the matters of State aid to undertakings will take place at the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine, with the participation of the Committee’s State Commissioner and European State aid experts.

Journalists are invited to attend:     

What?       Press briefing on State aid under the accomplishment of a Training Programme on State aid

When?      20April 2016, 9:30 – 11:30 (press briefing will be held at 11:00 – 11:30)

Where?     AMCU premises, 45, Mytropolyta Vasylia Lypkivskogo str.

The purpose of the press briefing is to explain the key issues related to establishment of a State aid regulation system in the context of the Law of Ukraine “On state aid to undertakings”. During the event, experts will comment on mechanisms to ensure efficiency of public funds spending, transparency of state aid provided, and the implementation of international obligations of Ukraine concerning the regulation of state aid.

Speakers will be:

  • State Commissioner of the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine, Anna Artemenko
  • EU Project Leader “Harmonisation of Public Procurement System in Ukraine with EU Standards”, Dr Eugene Stuart
  • Council Member, Deputy Chairwoman, Competition Council of the Republic of Lithuania, Jūratė Šovienė
  • Managing Director State aid and compliance, Croatian Bank for Reconstruction and Development, Zagreb, Marko Maček

    The press briefing will take place within the frame of a Training Programme on State aid for the Committee and State aid providers. The Training Programme was developed by the EU Project together with the EU Support Group for Ukraine (SGUA) and TAIEX Project to facilitate the implementation of the Law of Ukraine “On state aid to undertakings” as well as the implementation of the CIB.

    For media requests and accreditation, please contact:

    Press office, AMCU

    251-62-25 * 62-91; 62-90,  251-62-32,

    Deadline for media accreditation is 19 April, 16:00.