The Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has informed about the signing of an agreement with the government of Moldova on air connection.
“We have signed an agreement with the Moldovan government on air connection – a protocol that will enhance the transportation and automobile cooperation and a memorandum on the syncronization of our energy systems with the European energy system”, - V. Groysman wrote on his Facebook page on Thursday, Interfax-Ukraine reports.
He pointed out that the economic cooperation between Ukraine and Moldova offers a great potential for development.
“The goods turnover between Ukraine and Moldova increased to $884 million in 2017. Moreover, it is possible to reach $1 billion in mutual trade in the nearest future. My counterpart, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Moldova Pavel Filip, agrees with these estimates. He says that $1 billion is not the limit. He is confident that our neighbor relationship, the goods turnover between our nations can grow a lot more”, the Ukrainian Prime Minister noted.
As reported earlier, on 6 April, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine endorsed a draft ageement with Moldova on air connection. The Head of the State Aviation Service Olexandr Bilchuk was instructed to sign the agreement.
“The decision is made to ensure the fulfillment of internal procedures, necessary for the conclusion of a new agreement that would improve the legal basis in both countries for regular air connection between the two parties and would replace the present agreement between the governments of Ukraine and Moldova on air connection, signed in Chisinau on 20 March 1993”, - the explanatory note to the relevant government decree #215-r from 4 April 2018 reads.