McDonald’s intends to open new restaurants.

McDonald’s Ukraine Development Director, Vitaliy Stefurak said, “New restaurants will be opened in Kropyvnytsky, Chernivtsi, and Uzhgorod. Our restaurants are now located in all the regional centers of Ukraine. In addition to this expansion, we are moving into large regional centers where we are not yet represented, for example, to Mariupol,” Stefurak said. He added that in the next few years McDonald’s intends to open restaurants in all satellite cities of Kyiv. (Interfax-Ukraine).

McDonald’s Ukraine plans to invest $42 million this year,

creating 4,600 new jobs and opening restaurants in four new cities — Ivano-Frankivsk, Bila Tserkva, Lutsk, and Khmelnytskyi — Yuliya Badritdinova, McDonald’s Managing Director, told reporters yesterday. The new jobs will be split between 1,500 at new restaurants and 3,100 at supplier companies. In addition to new cities, McDonald’s plans openings in Ukraine’s five most populous cities; Dnipro, Kharkiv, Kyiv, Lviv, and Odesa. Looking to 2022, the chain plans to open in Chernivtsi, Kropyvnytskyi, Mariupol, and Uzhgorod.