Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko received the award, which Kyiv got in publication competition Foreign Direct Investment Magazine «European cities and regions of the future 2016-2017". The ceremony took place in the international real estate exhibition MIPIM in Cannes. This was reported in the press service of the mayor.
Award capital of Ukraine Jury awarded in terms of attractiveness for international investors and gave the prize in the category "Best European city of the future in terms of profitability." In his nomination Kyiv ahead of Bucharest, Prague, Warsaw, Budapest, Ankara, Minsk, St. Petersburg and Moscow.
- We value this recognition. This is - a positive signal to potential investors and the evidence that we are moving in the right direction. Creating conditions for investors, offering interesting projects. I always communicate with investors emphasize that today - the most favorable time to invest in Ukraine, in Kyiv. And a lot of my efforts are concentrated on raising funds in Kyiv to develop the capital and meet all the criteria of European capital - said after receiving the award Vitali Klitschko.
The ceremony was also attended by representatives of municipalities and mayors of European cities - London, Helsinki, Vilnius, Munich, Frankfurt Tallinn, The Hague, Amsterdam, Reykjavik, Manchester and others, as well as representatives of agencies and investment companies.
Foreign Direct Investment Magazine issued by Financial Times.