Nov 21 2014 - 15:02
Mirian Katamadze, the director of Port Batumi for already 8 months, has resigned and plans to work as a lawyer. The main reason for his resignation is that KazMunaiGas, the owner of 75% of shares of the port, appointed Melik Dushchenayev as its manager after reorganization of the Port KazMunaiGas, Trend reports.
Nov 18 2014 - 15:56
President of the European Union Martin Schulz told a press conference after meeting with Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili that the EU should simplify the visa regime with Georgia to help the Georgian business sector integrate into the European market, TASS reports.
Nov 17 2014 - 18:54
The draft agreement on Afghanistan-Turkmenistan-Azerbaijan-Georgia-Turkey transport and transit corridor was discussed during a five-sided meeting in Ashgabat, a message from the government of Turkmenistan said on November 17, Trend reports. During the meeting, it was noted that this transport and transit corridor project will promote Afghanistan’s socio-economic revival and allow the country to join major regional and international infrastructure projects, according to the message from the government.
Nov 17 2014 - 11:00
Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Georgia, Turkmenistan and Turkey have discussed the transit corridor which will connect the countries at a meeting in Ashkhabad. The project will give the countries new access to world markets and activate economic ties in the Eurasian space, Trend reports.
Nov 15 2014 - 13:12
The 4th international construction exhibition opened in the Georgian city of Batumi today, Azerbaijani news agency Trend reports on Saturday. The event is attended by representatives of the major construction companies of Georgia, Turkey, Azerbaijan, Iran, Armenia, Ukraine and other countries.
Nov 14 2014 - 13:56
Kakha Bendukidze, a notable Georgian businessman, considered the main architect of President Mikheil Saakashvili’s reforms, died last night. Politologist Iosif Tsiskarishvili called Bendukidze’s passing away a serious loss for the Georgian economic and scientific communities. The expert called him an educated, skilled economist and an active member of society.