Vice Prime Minister for European and International Integration Hryhoriy Nemyria met with Chief Executive of New York Stock Exchange Mr. Duncan Niederauer, according to the government’s press-office.

At the beginning of the meeting the Vice Prime Minister emphasized that the Government’s course of carrying out market reforms remains unchangeable. “In this context one of top priority tasks of the Government is leading the privatization process to efficiently new and transparent level”.

Mr. Niederauer concentrated attention on the importance of holding transparent and open privatization process for attracting foreign investments. He hailed the Government’s initiatives on introduction of the transparency and accomplishment of prompt steps on creation of favorable climate for business in Ukraine.

Hryhoriy Nemyria noted the importance of the New York Stock Exchange experience in the context of preparation for privatization of big objects of the state ownership and their further transformation into successful stock companies.

The Vice Prime Minister highlighted that Ukraine is at the new stage of development and this process needs support. He noted: “The New York Stock Exchange entry opens significant opportunities for attracting stable foreign capital to the Ukrainian economy”.

Hryhoriy Nemyria confirmed readiness of the Government to promote meetings between the representatives of the New York Stock Exchange and Ukrainian business.