On June 8, 2011, Ambassador of Ukraine to China Mr. Yurii Kostenko met with Deputy Editor-in-Chief of the China Radio International (CRI) Mr. Ma Weigong. Mr. Ma Weigong expressed his gratitude to the Ambassador of Ukraine for accepting the invitation of CRI-Ukrainian for an online video interview on the eve of the state visit to Ukraine of President of the People’s Republic of China Mr. Hu Jintao. The CRI representative noted several successful projects implemented jointly with Ukrainian mass media (Ukrainian Gala Radio) and stressed the importance and interest of Chinese side in enhancing the cooperation with Ukrainian partners in the sphere of information. The Ambassador of Ukraine expressed confidence that after the state visit of President of China Mr. Hu Jintao to Ukraine the cooperation in this field would become much more active. As the result of the meeting, an agreement to launch a multimedia program “Hello, China” in Ukrainian language was reached.