On June 27, 2012 a round-table discussion "First results and prospects of strategic partnership relations. Year after the visit of the President of China Hu Jintao to Ukraine" took place at the Embassy of Ukraine in the People’s Republic of China.
Addressing the representatives of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China, leaders of Chinese research institutions and centres of politology dealing with Ukrainian-Chinese relations, present at the round-table, the Ambassador of Ukraine to China Yurii Kostenko outlined the main achievements and future directions of the strategic partnership between Ukraine and China, and also informed the participants about developments in key areas of bilateral cooperation and upcoming high-level visits.
During the meeting some specific aspects of Ukrainian-Chinese relations, the political situation in our country on the eve of parliamentary elections and the main trends of socio-economic development in Ukraine were also discussed.
The round-table took place before the Day of Constitution of Ukraine. The representatives of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, who once translated the text of the Basic Law of Ukraine into Chinese were among the guests.
During the discussion the Ambassador of Ukraine answered participants' questions.