On 1 June 2011 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine to the Republic of Latvia Mr. Anatoliy Oliynyk held a meeting with Prime Minister of Latvia Mr. Valdis Dombrovskis.
Among the main topics of the meeting were the perspectives of developing mutually beneficial cooperation between Ukraine and Latvia. Special attention was devoted to the implementation of the agreements reached during the visit of President of Ukraine Mr. Viktor Yanukovych to Latvia in December 2010. On the agenda of the discussion was the holding of important bilateral events such as the forth session of Ukraine-Latvia Intergovernmental Commission on Economic, Industrial, Scientific and Technical Cooperation, planned for June 2011.
Ambassador of Ukraine and Prime Minister of Latvia discussed the possibilities of enhancing interaction in the sphere of transport and transit, the perspectives of deepening cooperation in the investment and energy areas as well as the issues of ethnic Ukrainians who live in Latvia.
During the meeting social and economic situation in Latvia was discussed. In this context Mr. Valdis Dombrovskis presented to Mr. Anatoliy Oliynyk his newly published book «How Latvia Came through the Financial Crises».