Presidential Administration Head Serhiy Liovochkin said that from November 30 to December 1, the President Viktor Yanukovych of Ukraine will pay a state visit to Israel.

During the visit, it is planned to hold talks with Israeli President Shimon Peres and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. On the agenda there are topical issues of bilateral cooperation, in particular, outlining ways for subsequent expansion of trade and economic cooperation and achievement of concrete agreements on implementation of common and mutually beneficial projects. The two parties also will discuss cooperation in science and technology, cultural and humanitarian spheres.

According to Liovochkin, it is also planned to sign several bilateral documents. There are a joint statement of the presidents of Ukraine and the State of Israel, a memorandum on cooperation in the field of road infrastructure, a plan for cooperation in the health sector for 2012-2015.