“Kiev is changing, is changing and going forward.” Klitschko commented on the sensational stars, the Economist
The mayor of the capital Vitali Klitschko commented on the sensational rating of the Economist, in which Kiev entered the top ten worst cities to live in.
He declared it in interview to the newspaper “Facts”, the press service of the KSCA.
“Rating the comfort of the cities, “The Economist” consists of five categories: stability, healthcare, culture and environment, education and infrastructure. In each category the experts put several assessments, which determined the average in the category and then the overall rating of the city. The importance of each category for the life of man, take into account that analysts of the magazine. So, stability in the city, according to experts, in 25% of the total rating. They tolerate the situation in the East of the country to the capital, so despite the calm and security on the streets of our city, we have a low rating – 35 points,” – said Klitschko.
According to the mayor, this rating is a projection of the experts on what is happening in the country.
The foreign Ministry considered unfair the inclusion of Kiev in ten worst places to live
“The war in the Donbass in Kiev. And she named one of the reasons. The problems in the economy? Kiev is just one city in the country which shows positive development dynamics. Where unemployment is almost there, and the infrastructure is recovering at a fast pace, and introduces innovations for transparency of management processes,” – said Klitschko.
According to the head of the capital, the criteria of research publication “are not suitable for a turning point, which is today Ukraine.”
“Kiev and all the years of independence was and remains the leader of democratic transformations in Ukraine. Kiev is changing, transforming and progressing, we make it European city. But the situation in the capital, unfortunately, is different from the General situation in the country and the perception of its foreign experts,” – he stressed.
“Besides, judging by the rating of the cost of living in Kiev is included in top 10 most attractive cities in the world, so we invite the experts of “The Economist” to visit and we will prove to them that Kiev is one of the best cities in the world!” – said Klitschko.
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Recall, Kiev was in the top ten least liveable cities in the world. This is evidenced by the annual ranking of the influential publication The Economist.
The capital of Ukraine was on the 131st place out of 140. Worse Kiev’s ranking of Douala (Cameroon), Harare (Zimbabwe), Karachi (Pakistan), Algiers (Algeria), Port Moresby (PNG), Dhaka (Bangladesh), Tripoli (Libya) Lagos (Nigeria) and Damascus (Syria).
It is noteworthy that over the past five years Kyiv has demonstrated the most rapid decline in positions. Its indicators in the rating decreased by 21.4%.
Experts say that the fundamentals are showing some improvement, however, are under threat from unrest, economic instability and the war in the Donbass.
The leader of the rating on the comfort of the city for the seventh time became the Australian Melbourne. In second place – Vienna (Austria), third place – Vancouver (Canada).
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