Host Cities of Euro 2012 in Ukraine Will Be Successful Tourist Centers
OREANDA-NEWS. June 13, 2012. Ukraine during its preparation to the European soccer championship in 2012 made a breakthrough in the development of infrastructure for a quarter century. In an interview with one of Ukrainian TV channels, vice Prime Minister - Minister of Infrastructure Borys Kolesnikov said.
According to vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, this breakthrough contributed to the fact that Ukraine had reached European standards of quality and comfort.
"The era of stagnation has been overcome. We can not say that we are ahead of someone, because it sounds arrogant and stupid. We caught up with. We completed construction of international airports, businesses build great hotels. Today's task of business and government is -to fill these hotels constantly. Ukraine should become the spotlight of business attention, the spotlight of tourist attention" - Borys Kolesnikov said. On believe of vice Prime Minister, after the Euro-2012 Kyiv and Lviv will be successful tourist centers, while in Donetsk and Kharkiv will develop business tourism.
Also, Borys Kolesnikov, appealed to Ukrainians to support their national team. "What is needed now from all the Ukrainians? This is to support our team and put pressure on the opponent. There is no other recipe. That is, Ukrainian flag should be in each Ukrainian window. There are many cars decorated with flags, but I think that next week such car will be much more. That is pressure. And, of course, support. Everybody should come to the stadium"- said vice Prime Minister.