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Kiev is the capital and the largest city of Ukraine. Kiev is a major administrative, cultural and scientific centre of the Ukraine. It is the largest city in Ukraine in terms of both population and area and enjoys the highest levels of business activity.Ukraine is in Eastern Europe, bordering the Black Sea, between Poland, Romania, and Moldova in the west and Russia in the east. The climate is temperate continental and mediterranean only on the southern Crimean coast. Winters vary from cool along the Black Sea to cold farther inland. Summers are warm across the greater part of the country, hot in the south.The official language is Ukrainian, which is closely related to Russian and Belarusian. Russian is widely used in Ukraine, notably in the east, south, Kyiv and Crimea. However, there are local sensitivities; speaking Russian in the west of the country or speaking Ukrainian in the east or Crimea may cause offence. The main religion is Christianity.The economy of Ukraine showed strong export-based growth of 5 to 10 percent, with industrial production growing more than 10 percent per year in the early 2000s before the impact of the financial crisis. Ukraine produces nearly all types of transportation vehicles and spacecraft. Antonov airplanes and KrAZ trucks are exported to many countries. The majority of Ukrainian exports are marketed to the European Union and CIS.Expatriate business dress is conservative in the form of dark suits for men and a dress or a skirt and blouse for women.The security risk for expatriates in Ukraine is high overall but extreme near the eastern border regions (Donetsk and Luhansk). Risks include protests, civilian clashes, weak rule of law, armed separatist militia groups, and sporadic fighting between rebels and government forces.The currency of Ukraine is the Ukraine Hryvnia (UAH). ATMs are also available and credit cards are widely used in cities, elsewhere cash in local currency is required.Medical facilities are generally poor. Private medical facilities are better, they are however generally below international standards. Polio and hepatitis A have been reported.The population of Kiev is 3.4 Million (2019 est.), while the inflation rate (CPI) is 6.5% for the Ukraine as at October 2019.Xpatulator Hypothetical Tax for Ukraine is based on the current personal income tax rate which is a flat rate of 18%.