Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman said that Ukraine will hold the Eurovision song contest, which will be held in Kiev in may of 2017, at the highest level. About this he wrote in Facebook.
According to him, there is an agreement with the show producer Steve Barlow, for whom this was not the first experience of conducting this competition.
“Now we are working on the preparation for the Eurovision-2017. New year’s eve checked the state of Affairs. There is already an agreement with the show producer Steve Barlow, for whom Eurovision-2017 will be the sixth. Signed a contract with the Studio of stage design – Wider Design. Identified venue and signed a contract with the International Exhibition Centre,” he wrote, Groisman.
He also noted that the preliminary negotiations between the NTU and the Ministry of economy of Ukraine on the maximum application of the system of public e-procurement ProZorro and holding open and transparent tender procedures during the organization of the competition.
“Our task is to hold a competition at high organizational level, and we will hold the Eurovision-2017 in Kiev at the highest level”, – said the Prime Minister.
As reported, for the sake of “Eurovision” in Ukraine has simplified the life of foreigners. The Cabinet removed the restriction of the period of temporary stay in Ukraine of foreigners who participate in the preparation of the international contest “Eurovision-2017” in Kiev.