Category Archives: Kiev Work

4th European-Ukrainian Energy Day

I’ve been asked to speak at an event tomorrow at Premier Palace…my contribution is 10 minutes on “Energy Efficiency – The Developers Perspective” which should be fun. Quite how I will explain in that time that a developer spending money … Continue reading

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New permissions!

Well, we received the Architectural permission – now I need to apply to GASK with a fee (see previous post) + drawings + site plan + agreements with: Architect; Contractor and Technadzur. The latter is an individual (not a company) … Continue reading

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Building a house in Ukraine – Hidden Costs

I am currently trying to build my own house. Here in Ukraine that means that you only have to pay a fee for administration – the same the world over – but also an unofficial payment. Bribery here is endemic … Continue reading

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