Ukrainian Politics, Incidents

 Ukraine's president and New Zealand's PM hold first negotiations ever on bilateral relations. PHOTOS

President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko talked to Prime Minister of New Zealand John Key during the 71st session of the UN General Assembly.

Censor.NET reports citing the press office of the president.

The parties noted the importance of the first meeting at the highest level in the history of relations between Ukraine and New Zealand and confirmed willingness to enhance bilateral relations.

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The president drew attention to the necessity of expanding the legal base of relations. It was agreed to intensify work on draft agreements on investment protection and avoidance of double taxation.

The two leaders discussed the intensification of interpersonal contacts and prospects of mutual simplification of visa requirements.

The prime minister of New Zealand invited the Ukrainian president to visit his country at a convenient time.

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Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/p406905