Koreans would like to settle in Ukraine
Embassy of Republic Korea in Ukraine would like to create Koreans settlements in various Ukrainian regions, particularly, in the Crimea. This question coordinates with opportunity of South-Korean investments into the Ukrainian economy.
Korean ambassador Ho Sun Chol would like to create a three settlements and asks from Ukrainian authorities to allocate for this purposes a 5-10 thousand hectares. Instead Koreans promises to put their money into Ukrainian agriculture, particularly, to creation of poultry-farming complexes.
Now there are in the Crimea lives about 3-4 thousand ethnic Koreans moved in Ukraine from Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan. Prime-Minister of the Crimean Autonomous Republic mr. Victor Plakida has confirmed plans of Korean embassy, but noted that this question “is enough uneasy for Crimea, therefore it is a subject to discussion”.