The formal opening of the Honorary Consulate of Slovakia in Kharkiv is to take place in the nearest future. Minister of Foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin claimed this on the air of one of the Ukrainian channels, Interfax-Ukraine reports.
‘The consular office is to be formally opened in the nearest future - by the end of the year, since we are already finishing formal procedures. Today’s visit of Miroslav (Miroslav Lajcak, the Slovakian foreign minitser, - 112 International) in Kharkiv is a political opening of this consulate,’ Klimkin said.
According to the Minister, the Honorary Consulate will assist the Slovak businessmen interested in Kharkiv region, provide a possibility for Slovaks to better understand the peculiarities of this region, and get a consultation in case they need it.
Earlier, it was reported that Moldova plans to open an Honorary Consulate in Kharkiv.