On January 28, 2016 the diplomats of the Embassy of Ukraine in the People’s Republic of China held a meeting with the representatives of China Chess Association.
In the course of the meeting Minister-counselor V.Tanasiichuk informed about a high level of preparation of World Chess Championship Final to be held in March, 2016 in Lviv. He stressed the importance of this event as for the international image of our country, but also for strengthening of the Ukrainian-Chinese relations, in particular in humanitarian sphere.
Vice-president of Asian Chess Association Mrs. Tian Hongwei thanked for the invitation of the Chinese representatives to visit the Chess Championship Final and promised to go to Ukraine in March of this year personally.
During the meeting, the sides agreed to work out an action plan for attracting as many as possible travel agencies, which would ensure a comfortable stay of Chinese tourists in Ukraine during the Championship.