Petro Poroshenko, the President of Ukraine held the meeting with Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani, the Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of Qatar during the official visit to the state as the press service of the Ukrainian president reported.
It is noted that the sides positively noted the visible intensification of the Ukraine-Qatar relations and active development of the trade and economic cooperation.
'The presence of the prominent potential for the further deepening of the bilateral cooperation in many spheres was confirmed', the message said.
Particularly, during the negotiations the sides noted the presence of the various goods of agricultural industry complex and products of the domestic metallurgy at the Qatari market.
Also, they discussed the possibility of the implementation of the infrastructure projects by the Ukrainian companies within the preparations of Qatar to the holding of 2022 FIFA World Cup.
It is also noted that the countries will sign a number of the bilateral agreements that will further the activation of the investment, trade and economy cooperation.
The parties agreed to hold the inter-governmental commission on economic cooperation in 2018.
Poroshenko also participated in the opening of Qatar International Agricultural Exhibition-2018. He also congratulated the Ukrainian partakers of the exhibition and noted that the number of the agreements will be signed today, particularly, the investments security and opening of the markets for the Ukrainian producers.
Qatar International Agricultural Exhibition AGRITEQ-2018 is the biggest international specialized agricultural exhibition that is held in Doha since 2012.
We recall, on March 18, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko was on an official visit to Kuwait. Ukraine and Kuwait have agreed on bilateral simplification of the visa regime during this visit.