Odessa, 20 JANUARY 2017, CONTEXT-Prichernomorie — Chairman of the Regional State Administration Maxim Stepanov held a meeting with Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador of the USA to Ukraine Marie Yovanovitch, the correspondent of IA «Context-Prichernomorie» reports.
It was reported to the agency today, January 20, in the press service of the Odessa regional Council.
The parties exchanged congratulations on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between the US and Ukraine and stressed the importance of further strengthening and development of the Ukrainian-American relations. The Chairman of Regional State Administration also emphasized the importance of the support the United States provided to Ukraine, especially in conditions of Russian aggression.
On their part, the American partners, said: «We will continue to strengthen our relations, particularly in the field of business — Odessa and Odessa region have much to offer in this area».
During the meeting the sides discussed issues of increasing the number of investment projects in the field of the strategic infrastructure of the region and the development of administrative services.
The governor, in particular, noted: «I am ready to take personal responsibility and to provide all necessary support to investment projects».