Where the claims in favor of continuing coal trade with the occupied parts of Donbas are misleading
Despite the war and partial occupation of the Donbas, Rinat Akhmetov has preserved his business empire and is increasing output
|20 November, 2015||Politics|
Triumph of oligarch-backed parties regionally and debut of new independent movements
|9 October, 2015||Politics|
Why the Dnipropetrovsk clan lost to the Donetsk clan and the chances of a comeback
|18 May, 2015||Politics|
The Donbas master's current clout in politics, economy and war
|31 December, 2014||Politics|
Donetsk-born MP Yegor Firsov on his home region: In contrast to most regular citizens, who saw the riots from outside, I knew the process from inside. From the very first days, I clearly understood that there was a guided, controlled rebellion, in which everyone skilfully played the roles designated to them
|19 August, 2014||Society|
Rinat Akhmetov, Vladimir Putin and Viktor Yanukovych continue to weave plots for Eastern Ukraine, making the rebels with black-and-orange ribbons think that they are dying for a New Russia, not for oligarchic interests
|30 June, 2014||Politics|
What the new President should start with to meet expectations of his voters
|7 June, 2013||News|
The Commercial Court of Kyiv returned to the case on the first privatization of KryvorizhStal, Forbes.ua reports. As a result of that privatization, Rinat Akhmetov and Viktor Pinchuk became the owners of the biggest steelwork in Ukraine.
|6 June, 2013||News|
Financial Times: UkrTelecom`s acquisition raises fresh concerns about the concentration of Ukraine’s assets in one man’s hands
The acquisition of UkrTelecom from EPIC, an Austrian investment group, by Rinat Akhmetov raises fresh concerns about how much of the nation’s wealth is being concentrated in one man’s hands, writes Financial Times.
|5 June, 2013||News|
On June 3, SCM holding and EPIC group signed a deal to buy 100% of the Cyprus-based UA Telecominvest Limited that owns 100% of TOV ESU (Ukraine), the owner of 92.79% of PAT UkrTelecom, Ukraine’s monopoly landline telephone operator.
|14 April, 2013||World|
The biggest ever leak of information about the offshore accounts of global companies reveal the dark side of the global economy. The lists also include Ukraine’s richest oligarchs
|15 March, 2013||Investigation|
The shortsighted policy of the Donbas oligarchs has pushed miners to strike for their rights. Now the crucial questions are: who will lead the battle and whose interests will it promote?