24 November 2016 Charity. Preserve Your City
Zaporozhye Titanium and Magnesium Combine, being part of Dmitry Firtash’s Group DF, supported the all-Ukrainian festival for orphans and children with disabilities “Talented children of Ukraine”
01 November 2016 Charity. Preserve Your City
Azot Develops Social Infrastructure of Cherkasy
Dmitry Firtash’s Cherkasy Azot installed about fifty complexes of modern children's play and sports equipment made at the plant. Installing sports grounds in the framework of the Preserve Your city program, which Azot has been executing in Cherkasy since 2011, the company systematically helps children's schools
10 July 2016 Charity. Education. Preserve Your City
Dmitry Firtash’s Plant Helped 10 Cherkasy Schools
Cherkasy Azot, part of the OSTCHEM holding company (consolidating Dmitry Firtash’s Group DF fertilizer enterprises), started the summer campaign of repairs in 10 schools of the city. Cherkasy Azot traditionally helps to prepare schools for the new school year conducting repair works during the summer
22 April 2016 Charity. Preserve Your City. Cherkassy
Azot Updated Trolleybus Park in Cherkasy
As part of the “Preserve Your City” program initiated by the owner of the company Dmitry Firtash, Azot has signed an agreement on cooperation and understanding with the Cherkasy City Council aiming to combine efforts for the socio-economic and cultural development of Cherkasy and improvement of the city's infrastructure
21 March 2016 Preserve Your City. Severodonetsk. Mono-function cities.
Azot Provides Targeted Assistance To Severodonetsk
As part of the Preserve Your City initiative, the company invested more than UAH 40 mln in the provision of social infrastructure works. A significant part of the company’s funds were allocated for the support of the Palace of Culture named "Chemist", medical unit, catering and trade shops. In particular, in 2015 two dining rooms, a sanatorium and children health camps were repaired
26 February 2016 Charity. Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
Dmitry Firtash’s Group DF Provides Financial Assistance to Ukrainian Cities
The key areas of social programs include the projects of regional social infrastructure support, various cultural, sports and recreational activities for the residents, as well as projects aimed at improving the quality of education and healthcare in the cities where OSTCHEM plants operate
15 June 2015 Preserve Your City
‘Ukraine For Me Stands Not For Risk, It Stands For Home’ – Dmitry Firtash
Interviewed by a group of journalists, Dmitry Firtash shared his perception of Ukraine and his views about the de-oligarchization policy. He also pointed out that notwithstanding the historical challenges faced by Ukraine he has been confident about the country’s future
10 March 2015 Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
ZTMC Increased Social Benefits By 40%
Administration of Zaporizhzhia Titanium and Magnesium Combine LLC, a part of Group DF’s titanium business, signed a new collective labour agreement with workforce for 2015. The collective agreement implies that costs for social services facilities and different social benefits for more than 3.5 thousand employees will considerably increase in 2015
25 February 2015 Charity. Preserve Your City
In 2014 Rivne Azot Supported 60 Institutions and Organizations
As part of the Preserve Your City program initiated by Dmitry Firtash, the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council, the plant allocated nearly UAH 10 million of charitable aid to 60 institutions and organizations
12 May 2014 Federation of Employers of Ukraine. Chemical Sector. Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
Gorlovka-based STIROL Concern and Severodonetsk AZOT Halted For Security Reasons
The decision to the effect of suspension of operation of Gorlovka’s STIROL Concern and Severodonetsk AZOT was made for security reasons, as Mr. Dmitry Firtash, Head of the Board of Group DF, explained in his interview to Inter TV channel
08 May 2014 Preserve Your City. Nadra Bank
Nadra Bank Increased Capitalization Level
As part of the capitalization program Nadra Bank has taken out a subordinated loan of UAH700 million; UAH 300 million the bank has already received on its account. The Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council Dmitry Firtash said that another UAH 400 million would be received soon
07 May 2014 Preserve Your City. Nadra Bank
OSTCHEM To Build Four Apartment Houses For Employees Every Year
The Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council Dmitry Firtash said that apartments could be bought on preferential loans against 6 percent per annum in hryvnia. "With the current deposit rates and inflation – these are, in fact, free loans"
10 February 2014 Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
Rivneazot Allocated Over UAH 20 Million To Social Projects
In 2013, Rivneazot, part of OSTCHEM owned by Dmitry Firtash, allocated over UAH 20 million to social projects. Under the Preserve Your City program initiated by the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council Dmitry Firtash, Rivneazot provided charitable assistance to forty institutions and organizations in the region in 2013
07 February 2014 Preserve Your City. Nika-Tera. Mono-function cities.
Nika-Tera To Continue Supporting Mykolayiv in 2014
In 2013, Nika Tera Specialized Seaport, being part of OSTCHEM, fully completed its obligations under the social partnership contract with Mykolayiv City Authorities and Regional State Administration. This was stated by Oleksandr Gaidu, Chairman of Nika Tera. Under the program ‘Preserve Your City” initiated by the Chairman of Group DF Dmitry Firtash
08 January 2014 Charity. Preserve Your City. Gorlovka. Mono-function cities.
Stirol Repaired One More Gorlovka Tram
Concern, being part of Dmitry Firtash’s Group DF, repaired one more tram for Gorlovka tram depot. Refurbished vehicle is already on the track. Major repair due to which the tram started operating was made for funds of the enterprise. All ongoing social initiatives have being undertaken as part of the Preserve Your City program initiated by Mr. Dmitry Firtash
26 December 2013 Charity. Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
OSTCHEM Producers Brought Joy To Children
On the eve of the New Year and Christmas, the fertilizer producers of Group DF which are part of OSTCHEM holding held a real fete for those children most needing care and attention, and lent financial assistance to special educational institutions and rehabilitation centres in every region where these producers operate
03 December 2013 Charity. Preserve Your City. Gorlovka. Mono-function cities.
Stirol Handed New Medical Equipment To Gorlovka
Concern Stirol JSC, part of OSTCHEM holding consolidating nitrogen fertilizers producers of Dmitry Firtash’s Group DF, purchased and delivered new medical equipment to the surgical department of the Gorlovka city hospital. For the medical establishment’s needs the enterprise bought special beds equipped with resuscitative-surgical monitors
13 November 2013 Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
Crimea TITAN Installed Independent Heating System in Volnogorsk
Crimea TITAN, part of OSTCHEM holding, which consolidates nitrogen fertilizer producers of Dmitry Firtash’s Group DF, helped Volnogorsk to stop using central heating system. The system has been upgraded using mini-boilers
12 November 2013 Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
Crimean Soda Plant To Allocate UAH 20 Million To Krasnoperekopsk
Crimean Soda Plant, part of Group DF, has launched a project aimed at implementing energy-efficient technologies in Krasnoperekopsk. In 2014, Crimean Soda Plant will allocate a combined UAH 20 million to implement this energy efficiency project
30 October 2013 Charity. Preserve Your City. Armiansk
Crimea TITAN To Continue Armiansk Development
City’s principal enterprise Crimea TITAN will continue development of Armiansk infrastructure in 2013-2014. It is planned to overhaul the entrances and elevators in residential buildings of the city, as well as cold water systems. This was decided during the meeting of the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council Dmitry Firtash
15 October 2013 Charity. Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
STIROL Presented New Clinic To Gorlovka
Concern STIROL opened a new medical unit in Gorlovka. New health facility was established as part of the Preserve Your City program initiated by the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Board Dmitry Firtash. For these purposes the company has provided more than UAH 6 million
11 October 2013 Charity. Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
Reconstructed Culture Palace Opened in Gorlovka
Residents and guests of Gorlovka who came to the opening ceremony were the first to see the new Culture Palace. Its reconstruction is part of the ‘Preserve Your City’ program initiated by Dmitry Firtash, Chairman of the Group Supervisory Council of Group DF. The major reconstruction of this facility and adjacent square worth UAH 50 mln
27 September 2013 Preserve Your City
Autonomous Heating System To Be Installed In Krasnoperekopsk
Realization of the project aimed at autonomous heating installation for Krasnoperekopsk residential areas is going to start in 2014. Funding for this program will be provided by the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council Dmitry Firtash
20 September 2013 Charity. Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
Rivne Azot To Construct New Living District for Rivne Region Chemists
Rivne Azot intends to buy free apartments in the residential complex “Golden Horseshoe” and to build new high-rise buildings for Rivne Azot employees. This was stated by the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council Dmitry Firtash during his visit to the enterprise
01 September 2013 Charity. Preserve Your City. Cherkassy
Azot Provided UAH 500 Thousand In Support To Cherkassy Schools
This assistance is provided as part of the Preserve Your City program initiated by the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council, President of the Federation of Employers of Ukraine Mr. Dmitry Firtash
27 June 2013 Preserve Your City. Gorlovka. Mono-function cities.
STIROL Reconstructed Road In Gorlovka
Roads reconstruction is part of the Preserve Your City program initiated by the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council, President of the Federation of Employers of Ukraine Mr. Dmitry Firtash. He urges municipalities’ principal employers and large businesses to help communities they are based in
04 June 2013 Charity. Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
Children and Juvenile Creativity Center Opened in Armiansk
Children and juvenile creativity center and sports school opened after capital reconstruction in Armiansk. The funding to the project was provided by Armiansk’s principal employer – Crimea TITAN. The project has been realized as part of the effort towards the implementation of “Preserve Your City” program initiated by Mr. Dmitry Firtash
30 May 2013 Charity. Preserve Your City. Mono-function cities.
Reconstructed Culture Palace Opens in Krasnoperekopsk
“Corporations must play an active role in the development of communities hosting them. In addition to paying taxes, the ad hoc, purpose-specific support to municipalities is equally important. Such kinds of support work very effectively. It is critical for people to see tangible results, to see their cities change, to see their lives improve,” – argued Dmitry Firtash
28 May 2013 Preserve Your City
Group DF Spent UAH 500 Million On Social Projects
In 2012, the enterprises of the Firtash Group of companies Group DF spent about UAH 500 million on social and ecological projects. Almost all the companies Mr. Firtash, the Chairman of the Group DF Supervisory Council, invests in are cities’ principal employers or generate lion’s shares of municipal budgets in cities and towns they are based in
22 March 2013 Charity. Preserve Your City. Philanthropist
In 2013 Rivneazot To Repair 13 Thousand Square Meters of Roads
By the end of 2013, Rivneazot intends to repair 13 thousand square meters of roads - both those that are on the territory of the enterprise and public roads
14 March 2013 Preserve Your City. Severodonetsk. Gorlovka. Nadra Bank
Employees of Two Enterprises Will Qualify For Housing Loans at 6% per annum
The scheme of housing loans at 6% per annum has been determined andwill be runin experimental mode for employees of two Dmitry Firtash’schemical enterprises - STIROL (Gorlovka, Donetsk region) and SeverodonetskAzot (Severodonetsk, Luhansk region)
22 October 2012 Preserve Your City. Nadra Bank. Severodonetsk. Gorlovka
Employees of Two Enterprises Will Qualify For Housing Loans
“We intend to issue preferential mortgages against six percent a year. These loans may be offered by Nadra Bank. By this token, we will be able to help our employees address their housing problems,” said Mr. Firtash
08 September 2012 Charity. Preserve Your City. Cherkassy
New Main Culture Palace of Entire Region Opens in Cherkassy
As reconstruction works have been completed, the city’s and region’s main cultural facility reopens concurrently with the newly refurbished square and fountain in front of it. All repairs and reconstructions have been performed as part of the effort towards the implementation of “Preserve Your City” program initiated by Mr. Dmitry Firtash
29 March 2012 Preserve Your City. Armiansk
Armiansk And Krasnoperekopsk To Receive New Social And Economic Development Programs
Mr. Dmitry Firtash instructed the executives of Crimean companies in which he holds equity to devise, in cooperation with municipalities, programs of the cities social and economic development
17 November 2011 Charity. Preserve Your City. Cherkassy
Cherkassy AZOT Starts Major Remodeling Of People’s Friendship Culture Club
A major reconstruction effort is underway at Cherkassy-based People’s Friendship Culture Club owned by Cherkassy AZOT plant. Renovation works are being carried out at the club’s roofing and two ballrooms, windows are being replaced with new one
08 November 2011 Charity. Preserve Your City. Severodonetsk
Severodonetsk Azot Donates 10 Trolleybuses To Its Home Municipality
The city of Severodonetsk has received 10 new trolleybuses a charity gift from the local Azot plant. The total cost of the vehicles is 16 million hryvnias. The ceremony of the vehicles donation to the municipality took place Tuesday in the city’s central square
07 November 2011 Charity. Preserve Your City. Cherkassy
Cherkassy Azot To Promote Municipal Social Infrastructure
A Cooperation Agreement whereby Azot will carry out capital refurbishment of roads, the city’s culture club and a square with a fountain in front of it, as well as build children’s playgrounds and sport grounds, was signed in Cherkassy. The signatories to the Agreement were Mr. V. Skliarov, Chairman of the Board of Azot
30 October 2011 Charity. Chemical Sector. Preserve Your City. Armiansk
City Of Armiansk To Receive Over 200 Hryvnias Million Worth of Assistance
Dmitry Firtash, Head of the Joint Employers Movement of Ukraine and Head of the Board of Directors or Group DF, is investing more than 200 million hryvnias in the development of a Crimean city of Armiansk housing Krymskiy TITAN plant
13 October 2011 Charity. Chemical Sector. Preserve Your City. Cherkassy
Dmitry Firtash: "Cities Principal Employers Must Help Their Communities"
Mr. Dmitry Firtash, Head of the Board of Directors of Group DF urges city-forming enterprises and large businesses to help communities they are based in. Mr. Firtash, being also Head of the Joint Employers Movement of Ukraine, made this comment during his meeting with
27 May 2011 Charity. Preserve Your City. Severodonetsk
10 New Trolleybuses Donated To The City Of Severodonetsk
Speaking at the celebrations on occasion of the 60th anniversary of Severodonetsk “Azot” plant, Mr. Dmitry Firtash announced his commitment to supporting the development of Severodonetsk infrastructure. “We have pledged to restore the Ice Palace, fully sponsor the volleyball team, and address the city cleaning issue,” said the businessman
27 May 2011 Chemical Sector. Preserve Your City. Severodonetsk
All Adequate Conditions For Chemical Scientists’ Living And Working Must Be Created In Severodonetsk, Says Dmitry Firtash
The scientific potential that used to exist in Severodonetsk must be restored, stated Mr. Dmitry Firtash at a ceremonial meeting on occasion of the 60th anniversary of Severodonetsk-based “Azot” plant