On Thursday, Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman held a
telephone conversation with Prime Minister of Moldova Pavel Filip.
The sides discussed priority issues of cooperation between the two
The Prime Ministers agreed to get back to the practical work of the
Intergovernmental Ukrainian-Moldovan joint commission on trade and economic
cooperation which have not conducted its meetings since 2011. Volodymyr
Groysman said that the Intergovernmental commission has to become an effective
and key institutional mechanism for bilateral cooperation.
The sides also discussed the situation with existing restrictions on trade
between the two countries and agreed to search mutually acceptable solutions aimed
at establishing full trade cooperation.
Moldovan Prime Minister invited Volodymyr Groysman to take part in
celebrations on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Independence of the
Republic of Moldova, to be held in Chisinau on August 27 this year.