On Thursday, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko met with representatives of business and economic groups of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
The Head of State informed on the details of the peaceful plan on the settlement of the situation in the east of Ukraine. He particularly emphasized the importance of "common and harmonized actions today".
Petro Poroshenko particularly noted paragraphs of the plan on decentralization of power, particularly, the necessity of broadening the authority of communities. Also, the President offered to establish a state program on reconstruction of housing destroyed in Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
The Head of State stressed that a new program of creating and preserving jobs in the region has been elaborated jointly with the EU. To implement this program, a number of countries agreed to establish a fund in the amount of EUR 1.5 billion.