Israel said that the Agreement on FTA with Ukraine could be concluded in 2017

The agreement on free trade zone between Ukraine and Israel, which is beneficial to both countries may be concluded in 2017.

This was stated by the speaker of the Israeli Parliament (the Knesset) Yuli-Yoel Edelstein on the forum in Kiev, reports «UNIAN».

«I hope and expect that following 2017, the agreement on free trade zone between Ukraine and Israel will be signed», — he said.

While Edelstein said that the Israeli side will accelerate the consideration of issues related to the conclusion of the agreement.

«We also have bodies that need to push to speed up the process», — said the speaker of the Israeli Parliament.

According to him, particularly important may be the cooperation of Ukraine and Israel in the sphere of high technologies.

As reported, Ukraine and Israel are negotiating the formation of a free trade zone for several years, but in the summer of 2013 they were suspended. In September 2015, Kiev and tel Aviv resumed its discussion. In July this year, the two sides held the third round of talks, which allowed the two countries to reach the final stage of discussion of conditions for the building of a free trade zone. In late September the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko agreed with the President of Israel Reuven Rivlin to accelerate negotiations on concluding Agreement on free trade zone between the countries.




Israel said that the Agreement on FTA with Ukraine could be concluded in 2017 24.11.2016

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