The introduction of the free economic zone will facilitate the attraction of investments in the region and the end of the war.
“I have a feeling that big money will come there and they might to everything for growth of Donbas. It will be a great influence on people who live in the temporarily occupied territories. They will see that it is better to live in free Ukraine,” Zelensky said.
One of the main issues that concern investors is the security situation in Donbas. Zelensky added that currently, it is impossible to introduce the free economic zone in occupied territory. It might take place only after the de-occupation of the region and return of complete control.
On October 13, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky appealed to the citizens and urged them to come to polling stations on October 25 and vote. He also announced the surveys on the elections day that will consist of five questions. The creation of the free economic zone was one of the questions of the survey