About: Ivan Matiyeshyn

Energy 02-05-2012

Russia’s energy expansion plans

As the world turns against nuclear power and the prices of fossil fuels rise, Russia is proactively expanding its oil and gas projects through tax cuts and cooperation with Western companies, says Ivan Matiyeshyn.
Europe's East 26-03-2012

Ukraine needs to push for new energy suppliers

As Ukraine remains dependent on Gazprom for its gas supplies under unequal measures, it is high time for the country to search for alternative carriers, writes Ivan Matiyeshyn, founder of People First.
Europe's East 02-09-2011

Ukraine’s 20 years of independence

Ukraine since independence has been marked by economic difficulties and political corruption, but the development of market elements will in time encourage positive changes in the political system, argues Ivan Matiyeshyn of People First.