Ukraine invites Azerbaijani investors to take part in the privatization of state property, Ukrainian First Deputy Prime Minister Stepan Kubiv said at the Azerbaijan-Ukraine business meeting in Baku Oct. 20.
He said that 3,444 state enterprises, operating in industry, agriculture, machine building, chemical sector, energy sector, as well as other sectors, are planned to be involved in the privatization process.
"We are looking forward to the participation of Azerbaijani companies in the privatization of Ukrainian state enterprises," he said. “A new law on privatization is expected to be adopted by late 2017.”
The Verkhovna Rada Committee for Economic Policy has already approved the bill "On Privatization of State Property" (#7066 dated September 4, 2017) and recommended the document for the first reading.