President: Ukraine’s full integration into European energy sector impossible without support of Polish partners.

Ukraine and Poland should strengthen Europe’s energy security, in particular by diversifying the energy supply sources.

"Strengthening the economic ties and economic integration with the European Union countries is the way that Poland once made successfully. And today we are moving along the same path, counting on Poland’s support," President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky said at the Ukraine-Poland Economic Forum in Odesa on Tuesday, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.

He mentioned cooperation in the energy, aerospace, defence, tourism, and IT sectors one of the important elements.

"Together with Poland, we should strengthen the energy security of Europe. This interaction is an important element of common security and diversification of energy supply sources. And full integration of Ukraine into the European energy sector is impossible without the support and cooperation of our Polish partners," the President of Ukraine said.

Moreover, according to him, Poland plays a leading role in the Three Seas Initiative, Via Carpatia and Via Baltica infrastructure projects.

"I am sure that we can and should be close partners in the implementation of these and other important regional infrastructure projects," Zelensky said.

In turn, President of the Republic of Poland Andrzej Duda noted that Ukrainian railways and seaports could become a part of Ukraine-Poland transport corridor as an important element of the international transport network.

In particular, according to him, such a transport corridor will have the potential for transporting goods from Western Europe and Turkey, as well as servicing trade flows from East Asia. Therefore, it is very important that Ukrainian and Polish businesses work together to develop the concept of this corridor and invest in it.

"I have no doubt that we will have larger cooperation than before, and that we will even increase our domestic and foreign markets," the President of Poland said.


Related news

Ukraine produces 251,000 tonnes of sugar since Sept 5.

A total of 27 sugar refineries were in operation in Ukraine as of October 19.

Hryvnia keeps sliding: fresh rates for Oct 20

The official forex rate against the euro for Tuesday is fixed at UAH 33.43 per euro.

1 7

New coronavirus-related restrictions add to economic uncertainty: Lagarde.

The restrictions will add to uncertainty for firms and households.

Ukrzaliznytsia opposes introduction of restrictions on passenger rail traffic, but to comply with all govt decisions.

JSC Ukrzaliznytsia considers it inexpedient to restrict the work of railway passenger transport during the quarantine period.

Yield on Naftogaz eurobonds will amount to 8.95%, expected volume $500 mln

The yield on dollar-denominated eurobonds of NJSC Naftogaz Ukrainy is set at 8.95%, a source in banking circles has told Interfax.

Turkey interested in privatization of Ukrainian power facilities – Zelensky's Office.

The Ukrainian leader spoke up for encouraging Turkish investment in Ukraine.

State Tax Agency ready to inspect companies with annual turnover of at least EUR 50 mln in case of lifting moratorium – head of tax office.

The State Tax Service is ready to commit to inspect companies with an annual turnover of at least EUR 50 million if the Cabinet of Ministers lifts the corresponding restrictions during the quarantine, Head of the service Oleksiy Liubchenko has said.

Finance Ministry: About UAH 3B to be spent on digitalization next year.

The 2021 draft state budget envisages UAH 2.9 billion for digitalization of economic sectors, the press service of the Finance Ministry wrote on Facebook.

Ukrainian gas stocks grow to 28.4 bcm over week

The USFs were filled by 92% as of October 17, 2020.

NBU discusses smaller state presence in Ukrainian banking sector with LSE representatives.

The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) discussed plans for a smaller state presence in the Ukrainian banking sector with representatives of the London Stock Exchange (LSE), Central Bank Governor Kyrylo Shevchenko told the Atlantic Council publication,...

By continuing to browse World News (UAZMI), you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Use and agree to the use of cookies