On November 11, 1010 a round-table discussion "Prospects of Ukrainian-Chinese relations in the context of the state visit of President of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych to China (1-5 September 2010). Modern trends of political and socio-economic situation in Ukraine” took place at the Embassy of Ukraine in the People’s Republic of China.
Addressing the leaders and staff of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of China, International Department of the Central Committee of Communist Party of China, Chinese research institutions and centers of politology dealing with Ukrainian-Chinese relations, present at the round-table the Ambassador of Ukraine in China Yuriy Kostenko stressed the importance of taking joint actions with the Chinese Side on the practical filling of strategic partnership. The intentions to launch such a partnership were declared by the two parties during the visit of President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych to China in this September.
During the meeting the perspective directions of the Ukrainian-Chinese cooperation, features of the political situation in our country after the local elections, held in October this year, and the main trends of the social and economic development in Ukraine were also discussed.
At the end of the discussion the Ambassador of Ukraine responded to the questions of participants.