President of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych will pay a state visit to China till the end of this year.

According to an UNIAN correspondent, Foreign Minister of Ukraine Konstyantyn Hryshchenko said this at the joint news conference with Foreign Minister of China Yang Jiechi as a result of the negotiations.

“It was confirmed that the state visit of President of Ukraine V. Yanukovych to China is to take place till the end of this year”, said K. Hryshchenko.

In his turn, Yang Jiechi said that he officially invited K. Hryshchenko to visit China.