On 25 February the Spring Meeting of Ukraine’s Friends took place in the Embassy of Ukraine in China. The Chairman of the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries Chen Haosu, former Ambassadors of China to Ukraine, the representatives of business, scientific, literary, art and media circles as well as the Union of Chinese Ukraine-Educated Scholars participated in the meeting.
The Chairman of the Chinese People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries Chen Haosu in his speech underlined substantial activization of the cooperation between Ukraine and China started since the beginning of last year. He also noted with pleasure that each of the participants made its own contribution to this process.
As stated the former Ambassador of China to Ukraine Zhang Zhen, at present there are no obstacles for the stable, long term development of Ukraine-China relations and cooperation as well as for their promotion to the qualitatively new level as it was agreed during the state visit of President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych to China.
The Ambassador of Ukraine to China emphasized the attention paid by the leadership of our country to the development of contacts and interaction with China, expressed confidence in further active development of the whole complex of bilateral relations as well as gratitude to all the friends of Ukraine who every day make their efforts to comprehensively strengthen and enhance the friendly relations and mutually beneficial cooperation between our two peoples.
For the significant contribution to the development of Ukraine-China relations the Ambassador of Ukraine to china presented the first Ambassador of China to Ukraine Zhang Zhen with the Honorary Diploma of the Embassy.