Prime Minister of Ukraine Arsenii Yatseniuk said, Censor.NET informs citing Interfax-Ukraine.
"We need to change a number of laws in order for Ukraine to be granted a visa-free regime and we received a positive report that all of the criteria for visa-free regime have been fulfilled by Ukraine. And next week, the parliament must adopt a number of laws that have already been drafted by the government and submitted by the president to the parliament for priority consideration," Yatseniuk said at a joint board of Ministry of Justice and Interior Ministry.
Earlier, Feb. 9, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that he expected the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine to adopt the remaining so-called "visa-free laws" at the next plenary week. "All the requirements will be completely fulfilled this week, if the remaining four laws, necessary for granting Ukraine visa-free regime, are submitted this week and voted over the next one," the president said recalling that he expected visa-free regime with the EU to be introduced as early as in the second half of 2016.