On 24 May, the Chairman of Zhytomyr Regional State Administration Mr. Ihor Hundych met the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Japan to Ukraine H.E. Mr. Takashi Kurai.
“We are delighted to host you in Zhytomyr region during the Days of Japanese Culture. We are looking forward to more intensive cultural and economic cooperation. We invite Japanese companies to Zhytomyr region, which is ranked the third in Ukraine for the convenience of doing business, and we have enough to offer to investors”, – Mr. Hundych noted.
The Ambassador said that he was in Zhytomyr region for the first time, and distinguished the beauty of the city, as well as energetic and business-minded people.
“Until this time, Japan has been helping Ukraine financially, and I expect that economic cooperation will be established, because this is what the two countries need now. We are implementing many projects here, and we believe that they will continue. Ukraine has a very large potential, so Japanese businessmen really need to pay attention to these opportunities. Now I am collecting information about Ukraine, and Zhytomyr region, in particular, to show all the possibilities of cooperation to the representatives of Japan”, – the Ambassador stressed.
Participants of the meeting also focused on tourism collaboration.
The Ambassador together with his wife will take part in the Days of Japanese in Zhytomyr, that will last for 3 days.