The newly appointed Governor of Odessa region Mikhail Saakashvili decided to give the city port in the use of Western companies.
After just a few days after the appointment of Saakashvili in the region of the delegation to arrive from Europe. Fifteen of Directors of the European Bank for restoration and development will visit the port of Odessa - strategic state-owned enterprise. The theme of the visit - acquaintance With the object, reports Vesti. <url> ". With such intentions do not agree with the activists of the public movement " Odessa - port ". The other day, about five hundred people near the Verkhovna Rada in Kiev held a protest - they collected 37 thousand Signatures to the port of Odessa had the right of duty-free importation and exportation of goods. Mode of Porto-Franco acted in Odessa 1817 and 1859 - because of this the city became one of the largest trading hubs of the Russian Empire. But now, At the governorship Saakashvili, port have the opportunity to sell to Western companies. Remember, the first day of the weekend President Poroshenko officially announced the appointment of Saakashvili to the post of head of the Odessa region. In the Georgian Parliament told that the appointment of Saakashvili by the Governor of the Odessa region was the mistake of the Ukrainian authorities. Thus the people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada and former head of Odessa region Nikolay Skorik said that the appointment of Saakashvili to the post of head of the region was another error of Kiev.