Arkona Gas-Energy for the third time confirmed its legal rights to develop Svystunkivsko-Chervonolutske field


LLC Arkona Gas-Energy, which is Ukrainian asset of public British company Enwell Energy and part of Smart Energy Group, for the third time confirmed its legal rights to develop Svystunkivsko-Chervonolutske field.

Management of Smart-Holding: about an attempt to take over the gas business, falsified charges, and the future fate of the business


On 25 April, Julia Kiryanova, the CEO of Smart-Holding, as well as the directors of the businesses from the company’s structure, held a joint press conference where they said about an attempted take-over of the business with the help of the country’s law enforcement agencies, and also gave answers to all the questions from the public and journalists, which arose during the last month.

Smart-Holding’s Public Offer to the Authorities


Subject to the declared principles of integrity, transparency and openness, acting in the interests of the Trustees of one of the largest investment groups of Ukraine (the Business) and its employees, aiming to preserve this Business and its infrastructure, jobs, and a permanent source of revenue for the country’s budget, taking into account the unprecedented pressure from the entire law enforcement system on the enterprises of our Business, we propose for your consideration an offer for finding a way out of the current tangled situation, and a vision of our common future.

Ukraine seizes assets of billionaire Novynskyi's Smart Holding


Ukraine's security services have seized the assets of top oligarch Vadym Novynskyi (left) for "aiding the aggressor" in what management claim is a corporate raid.

Position of Smart-Holding Group Regarding the Law Enforcement Actions Towards its Business


Today the Security Service of Ukraine (SSU) searched the offices of Smart-Holding Group and the business premises of Smart Energy under a criminal case which is completely groundless and is yet another attempt to exert pressure on a socially responsible and economically important business during wartime.

To survive or find new opportunities? Julia Kiryanova, CEO of Smart-Holding, took part in a brainstorming session for strategists of Ukrainian businesses within the framework of the Business Wisdom Summit 2023


In the discussion, Julia Kiryanova shared the experience of Smart-Holding’s work during the war period and outlined what challenges the business faced and what are the plans for the future. Readers can find answers to these and other questions in a blitz interview with Julia.

As war rages, Ukraine's Smart-Holding seeks foreign investors


Smart-Holding is suffering critical output losses amid the Russian invasion, its CEO says, but production continues and the company is looking for foreign investors.

Metinvest pays UAH20.5 billion in taxes to Ukraine in 2022


Metinvest continues to provide unwavering economic support to Ukraine despite the Russian full-scale invasion. In 2022, the Group paid UAH20.5 billion in taxes and fees to budgets of all levels in the country, including payments made by associated companies and joint ventures.

When to Invest in the Industrial Restart of Ukraine


Julia Kiryanova, CEO of Smart Holding, reflects on when to start investing in the revival of Ukrainian industry and how to encourage investment inflows.