The event welcomed 40 producers from Germany and Ukraine who presented their production, the representatives of business from all the regions of Ukraine, international organizations and projects, specially-oriented institutes, etc.
The forum was organized involving the project ‘Agricultural trade of Ukraine’, support of diplomatic mission, German and Ukrainian commercial chamber and Commercial and Industrial Chamber of Ukraine. The organization of event gave opportunity to the enterprises to introduce and demonstrate their production. The visitors of the exhibition as well as numerous professional performances from the leading experts of the area took part in this area. During the panel discussions and presentations the participants got information about the story of success in business and innovative technologies, discovered the new production of local and foreign producers. The small and middle enterprises have got a unique possibility to expand the marketing outlets and find out new ways of development.
‘Our forum makes a great contribution in the bilateral trade in the area of agriculture and provision. We see that more German enterprises are interested in Ukrainian production while Ukrainian side has new possibilities inherent to Agreement on free trade’, remarks the head of project Andre Pilling.
The agricultural sector of Ukraine plays an important role as the gross domestic production making up almost 18 percent for the external trade having taken almost 45 percent in the common export of Ukraine in 2016.
In 2016 Germany imported from Ukraine more agricultural and food products than exported. The introduction of these goods last year counted nearly 326 million euro what is 40.6 percent more than in 2015.
‘Today three-day special event of the project Agritrade Ukraine starts. It is organized upon the initiative of Federal Ministry of provision and agriculture of Germany and Agricultural politics and provision of Ukraine Ministry. The project of agricultural trade is developing actively. It has become famous in many circles and we hope it will enable collaboration. It will develop with the usage of new free trade zone potential’, noticed the representative from the Embassy of Germany to Ukraine.
The purpose of the project is the support to Ukrainian agricultural goods producers and agricultural companies in the search of European marketing outlets, inclusion, strengthening, and expansion of the activity as well as preparation of these companies to open their own markets. Apart from that, the project has a purpose to inform German companies on the issues of agricultural trade with Ukraine.
In the course of event all the guests were able to participate in a special degustation where the products of German and Ukrainian origination were demonstrated, particularly, dairy products, meat, beverage, etc. Afterwards, the participants could choose the most favorite production participating in the voting.
On June 20, a diplomatic reception on the occasion of Independence Day and the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Republic of Belarus from the Nazi invaders was held in the Column Hall of the Kyiv City State Administration.
On June 18, 2019, at the GDIP Media Center, a press conference was organized by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of India to Ukraine Partha Satpathi to celebrate of the International Day of Yoga and the Festival which will take place this Saturday in the Mariinsky Park.
The Column Hall of the Kyiv City State Administration on June 11 welcomed guests of the Embassy of the Argentine Republic to Ukraine on the occasion of a national holiday. The Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, representatives of the government and its agencies, partners of the embassy, the business community and the media lined up to congratulate the head of a foreign diplomatic institution and express their greetingss to friendly Argentina.
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On May 29, 2019, under the auspices of the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Ukraine Partha Satpathi, an evening dedicated to Indian culture, cuisine and tea took place. The purpose of the event was the popularization of Indian traditions.
On the 28th of May 2019, the 85th plenary meeting of the 73rd Session of the United Nations General Assembly was held in the headquarters of the United Nations with participation of plenipotentiary representatives of the Organizations’ member-states.
According to many years of good tradition, especially to the beginning of the Holy Month Ramadan, the Clerical Board of Ukraine's Muslims organized a gala dinner - Iftar in the capital of Ukraine. The purpose of the evening was to emphasize the importance of the most important month for all Muslims...
Students of the "School of Young Ukrainian Diplomat" at the Institute of International Relations of the Kyiv National University Taras Shevchenko and the National University of Ostroh Academy maid a visit to the Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan to Ukraine. The event took place within the framework of the OUTLOOK and GDIP project "Diplomatic Greetings".
On May 16, 2019, Embroidery Day and the 27th anniversary of the founding of the State Enterprise “Directorate-General for Rendering Services to Diplomatic Missions” were celebrated at the Kyiv National Academic Operetta Theatre.
The Institute of International Relations of the Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv and personally the director Valerii Kopiika invited everyone to support the student initiative of the Charity Ball IIR-2019.
What kind of city is the small Hannover, lacking the high profile of its German brothers top-popular among tourists? Hannover has repeatedly changed its outfits and its look, but preserved a piece from each era of its experience, without losing its identity and integrity.
In today continuation of our rubrics about the famous Ukrainians who have changed the world here and now, we would like to tell about incredibly dynamic Chrystia Freeland. She is journalist, writer and currently known as the successful politician. Having ethnic belonging to Ukraine, she fluently speaks the national language representing a wonderful example of a strong will.
On April 24, the official celebration of Malbec World Day, the most famous Argentine wine, was held in Kyiv. On its ninth anniversary, Malbec Day was celebrated under the motto: "Elegance does not require perfection".
On April 23, 2019, OUTLOOK and the Directorate-General for Rendering Services to Diplomatic Missions (GDIP) organised a meeting for students and youth with diplomats, Ambassadors Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Georgia and the Kingdom of Norway to Ukraine Gela Dumbadze and Ole Terje Horpestad.
On Wednesday, April 9, 2019, on the initiative and organizational support of the SE "Directorate General for Rendering Services for Diplomatic Missions", the international women's club ASCK in the National Centre of Folk Culture "Museum of Ivan Gonchar" a lecture dedicated to the traditional Ukrainian women's dress was held.
On Wednesday, April 10, 2019, a public lecture by the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Georgia to Ukraine, Permanent Representative for GUAM - Gela Dumbadze, was held at GDIP Media Center of the Directorate-General for Rendering Services to Diplomatic Missions. The lecture was devoted to the events that took place in Georgia 30 years ago, April 7-9, 1989.
Georgia is associated with constant hospitable people, rich history and traditions. Today, Georgian culture is at its peak, and the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Georgia is sincerely proud of this, and he invited fellow diplomats, representatives of the Ukrainian authorities, representatives of the Georgian diaspora and partners to enjoy an evening of jazz and art on April 11, 2019.