The President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych and the President of Russian Frderation Dmitry Medvedev arrive in Donetsk on October 18. During the meeting they take part in Ukrainian-Russian forum. The Chairman of Donetsk Regional State Administration Andriy Shyshatskyy said at a press conference.

Within the forum there will be the Inter-regional cooperation enhibition and the IV International Investment Summit DID 2011 - "Inter-regional and cross-border cooperation (ICBC)» in the exhibition center "EXPODONBASS".

"We expect the arrival of the two presidents, many heads of regions of Ukraine, Russia and, possibly, Moldova and Belarus" - said Shyshatskyy.

He also added: "Besides there will be held round table discussions on cross-border co-operation and development of small and medium-sized businesses. In my estimation there will be about a thousand participants".