Ukraine’s parliament has passed a key bill in of support Diia City, a special “economic zone” set up for the taxation, legislation and employment benefits tailored for local and foreign tech firms.
- Ukrainian tech specialists in Kyiv, Dnipro and Kharkiv came to the street to protest against the bill. Nearly 25,500 tech specialists signed a petition against Diia City.
- Among the big Ukrainian companies backing the bill are telecommunication firm Kyivstar, the largest tech company EPAM, investment funds like Digital Future and BeeVentures, and startups like Reface and Ajax Systems.
Read the article by Kyiv Post and discover how tech community reflects and answers to the bill.