On July 3, 2012 the seventh session Session of the Joint Israeli - Ukrainian Commission on Trade and Economic Cooperation was held in Jerusalem. The Ukrainian Party was headed by the Minister of Emergencies of Ukraine V.Baloha, the Israeli Party – by the Minister of Tourism of Israel S.Misezhnikov.
During the session issues of cooperation in agriculture, tourism, health, space exploration, finance, joint scientific research and others were discussed. Attention has also been paid to the prospects for further negotiations on preparation for signing of the FTA between Ukraine and Israel. As a result of the session, the appropriate protocol was signed.
The Summary of Discussions on Bilateral Cooperation and Mutual Assistance Concerning Emergency Management (between the Minister of Emergencies of Ukraine V. Baloga and Minister of Home Front Defence of Israel M.Vilnayi) has also been signed.
The Representatives of the State Agency for Tourism and Resorts of Ukraine and the Ministry of Tourism of Israel held expert consultations and signed the Protocol of the first meeting of working group on cooperation on tourism.