Ukraine starts consultations on liberalization of visa regime with Canada

Ukraine immediately starts consultations on liberalization of visa regime with Canada, assured the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, reports «Interfax-Ukraine».

«We agreed that he would immediately start consultations on the liberalization of the visa regime. I am grateful to the canadian side because they start the project», — said Poroshenko during a joint briefing with the Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau on Monday in Kiev.

The President said that the issue of visa liberalization was discussed during the talks with the canadian Prime Minister.

«First of all, I would like to inform that the vast majority of visas by the canadian Embassy is issued for the period of validity of the passport, and that the programme of cooperation that we started. Second, we closely work with our canadian partners on reducing the number of refusals to Ukrainian citizens in obtaining canadian visas and I am grateful for an absolutely clear position in this regard was taken by the Prime Minister,» — said Poroshenko.

Earlier it was reported that the Department of immigration, refugee and citizenship of the government of Canada believes that Ukraine is not yet ready for the abolition of visas.




Ukraine starts consultations on liberalization of visa regime with Canada 11.07.2016

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