Strategic partnership between Ukraine and Brazil should be filled with specific content, President Viktor Yanukovych said at a meeting with President of Brazil Dilma Rousseff, according to the Press office of President Viktor Yanukovych.
The sides have discussed prospects of Ukrainian-Brazilian bilateral cooperation, as well as that in the framework of international organizations including the UN. They have touched on the development of cooperation in space, aviation, energy, military, aircraft construction, and pharmaceutics.
Speaking in particular about the cooperation in space industry, the Heads of State pointed out the importance of the Alcantara Cyclone Space project.
Dilma Rousseff and Viktor Yanukovych agreed on the importance of establishing effective cooperation between the regions of our countries. The Presidents also agreed on the expediency of enhancing the links between government and business, including at the regional level. In this context, the sides drew attention to the usefulness of joint events, such as business forums, etc., with the participation of businessmen and governments of the two countries.
The President of Ukraine also praised attention the government of Brazil dedicates to the needs of the Ukrainian community of Brazil.
During the meeting the two Presidents also discussed a number of international issues, including the economic situation in the world.