Thursday, March 17, Prime Minister of
Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk met HE Extraordinary and
Plenipotentiary Ambassador of India to Ukraine Mr.
Manoj Kumar Bharti.
The meeting concerned the main objectives on
the agenda of Ukrainian-Indian cooperation in political, economic and
The Prime Minister of Ukraine emphasized the
significant potential that should be developed
in relations between Ukraine and India. The deeper
partnership poses a substantial interest for
our country, he said. Arseniy Yatsenyuk stressed
that the cooperation between Ukraine and India
requires a new serious impetus,
and the Ukrainian Government is keen to revive bilateral cooperation in all
In the context of development of bilateral relations the
interlocutors discussed the organization in the short term
of an investment forum Ukraine - India, which could become the
catalyst of business contacts between the two countries.
The Ambassador of India Mr. Manoj Kumar Bharti outlined
top priority actions, adding these can enhance bilateral collaboration,
and noted the particular importance of active dialogue with Ukraine:
"Just look at India in the 15-year term as
a source of significant benefits, which can pose unconditional
interest to the Ukrainian economy, the business community and at the same time
for the entire Ukrainian society".
During the meeting there was also raised
an issue of preparation for the meeting of the
intergovernmental Ukrainian-Indian Commission on trade, economic, scientific,
technical, industrial and cultural cooperation, due
to take place this year.
Another issue for discussion was a possibility of humanitarian
exchange and development of educational projects between the two countries.