Ukrainian Vice Prime Minister Yuriy Boyko Visits Kherson Shipyard


Yuriy Boyko, the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, visited Kherson Shipyard (KhSY) on 17 September 2013 as part of his working visit to Kherson region.

Kherson Shipyard Turns Over Third RST27 Design Tanker to Maltese SVL Company


Kherson Shipyard (KhSY) handed over to the customer its third and last tanker in a series of RST27 design vessels built for SVL Group (Malta).

HarvEast Holding Curtails Its Presence in Risk Farming Region and Sells Ilyich-Agro Zaporozhye Business Unit


As part of its strategy to reduce climate risks and optimize the Company’s land bank, HarvEast Holding has made a decision to sell its Ilyich-Agro Zaporozhye structural unit that farms 15 thousand hectares of land in Berdianskiy and Primorskiy districts of Zaporozhye region.

Bank Forum Shareholders Voted for Increase of the Authorized Capital


Kiev, 7 August – The issue of increase in the authorized capital was considered at a regular General Shareholders Meeting of BANK FORUM. The Shareholders voted for the authorized capital increase by UAH 800 million, to UAH 6,735 million, through additional private placement of shares with the current nominal value.

Bank Forum Shareholders Made Changes in the Supervisory Board


Kiev, 7 August – BANK FORUM (PJSC) has held its regular General Shareholders Meeting that resulted in changes to the Supervisory Board of the Bank. By the shareholders’ decision, Aleksandr Morozov was elected a member of the Supervisory Board of Bank Forum. At the same time, the authority of Mikhail Zavylov as a Supervisory Board member was terminated.

Smart-Holding and the Bank of Moscow have signed a framework agreement for the purchase and sale of BM Bank


Smart-Holding and the Bank of Moscow have signed a framework agreement for the purchase and sale of 100% of shares in BM Bank JSC which is a subsidiary of the Bank of Moscow.

Black Iron Inc. and Metinvest B.V. finalize arrangement to develop Ukrainian iron ore assets


Metinvest B.V. announces that the company has executed definitive agreements to form a development arrangement with Black Iron Inc. and to invest in Black Iron, which is currently a wholly-owned subsidiary of Black Iron. The agreements create a defined path for Metinvest to become a prominent shareholder of Black Iron’s development projects, the Shymanivske Project and the Zelenivske Project, each located in Kryvyi Rih, Ukraine. Provisions of the agreements between Black Iron and Metinvest require Metinvest to make an initial investment of US$20 million in BKI Cyprus to help fund the Projects, with potential investment amounts thereafter expected to increase during construction of the Projects to approximately US$536 million.

Vadim Novinsky Resigned from the Post of the Supervisory Board Chairman of Smart-Holding


Pursuant to the Articles of Association of SMART-HOLDING, and Article 57 of the Law of Ukraine On Joint Stock Companies, Vadim Novinsky prematurely resigned from the post of the Supervisory Board Chairman of the Holding Company. The resignation, documented in Novinskiy’s written notice, is in connection with his election to the People's Deputies of Ukraine.

Alexey Pertin’s Greetings on Steelworker’s and Miner’s Day


Dear colleagues, professionals of steel making and mining industries!

For many years, your work has been shaping welfare of Ukraine that takes its rightful place among the world’s largest producers of iron and steel.

SCM and SMART transferred to Metinvest blocks of shares in five assets


On July 08, SCM Group, as envisaged in its agreement with SMART Group, transferred to Metinvest Group the following blocks of shares: 23.5% of shares in Central GOK, 15.0% of shares in Northern GOK, 26.0% of shares in Zaporizhia Coke and 31.3% of shares in Donetsk Coke. SMART Group transferred 3.1% of shares in Ingulets GOK.