Forbes: Odessa Tops Most Business-Friendly Cities Rating
Ukrainian edition of Forbes for the first time in two years has listed the most business-friendly cities of the country. Odessa heads the list.
The evaluation criteria were: human capital, purchasing capacity, business climate, economic stability, infrastructure, business soundness.
To draw up the rating Forbes used information of the municipal executive committee, State Statistics Committee, Ministry of Education and Science, GT Partners and Geo-M companies.
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Odessa Opera House photo was placed by the magazine editors on June issue cover.
The top five business-friendly cities, according to Forbes-Ukraine, also include Lvov (2nd place), Kharkov (3rd), Dnieproperovsk (4th), and Nikolaev (5th). 25 items rating is closed by Uzhgorod.
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