President of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych will pay a working visit to the Russian Federation on March 19-20.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Chief of Staff of the Presidential Administration Serhiy Lyovochkin said that V. Yanukovych plans to visit the summit of the Eurasian Economic Community, where Ukraine has a status of observer.

The participation of the President of Ukraine in this measure will promote further development of mutually beneficial trade-economic cooperation in bilateral and multilateral formats.

 The head of the state is also about to hold meetings with leaders of member states of the Community, during which he plans to discuss urgent issues of cooperation, said S. Lyovochkin.