President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky will visit the countries of Asia and the U.S., as the President’s Office reported.
“Work is underway to prepare a major Asian tour of President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky. The final list of countries that the President will visit is currently being formed,” the message said.
It is noted that particularly, the president plans to visit China, South Korea, Indonesia, and other countries.
"Negotiations are underway through diplomatic channels, but as of now it is impossible to say the exact dates of the visits for objective reasons - unfortunately, the Asian region, like all other regions of the world, suffers from COVID-19 from time to time," Deputy Head of the President’s Office Ihor Zhovkva said.
He added that the number of agreements is prepared; besides, there are promising projects for the development of trade and attraction of the investments in Ukraine.
Moreover, the work is being held on the preparation of Zelensky’s visit to the U.S. It is noted that the contact with the administration of the new U.S. President is established; recently, a phone talk was held between the Foreign Minister of Ukraine and the U.S. State Secretary.
The President’s Office noted that the issue is about political support; more extended involvement of the U.S. in talks on peaceful settlement of Donbas Conflict, de-occupation of Crimea, and economic cooperation.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky was paying the official visit to the UAE on February 14-15. Particularly, President Zelensky told of an intensification of cooperation between Ukraine and the United Arab Emirates. The UAE is a reliable and important trading partner for Ukrainian companies. This is confirmed by the fact that now more than 200 Ukrainian companies operating in the Emirates.