Apr 18 2014 - 08:35
Georgian Prime Minister Irakly Garibashvili has met officials of major Belgian business companies and discussed investments, Trend reports.15 Belgian companies are part of the delegation headed by Prince Juan Bagration and Benjamin Van Oudenhove.
Apr 17 2014 - 19:05
Georgia has resumed wine exports to Belarus, the head of Georgia's National Wine Agency, Levan Davitashvili, is quoted as saying by ITAR-TASS. Some 80 thousand bottles are set to be delivered to Belarus soon, he said.
Apr 17 2014 - 14:22
Georgia and Armenia have signed a deal in Tbilisi today to build a new 40-km power line that would connect the two countries, Trend reports.The power line will improve energy independence and stability, said Sulkhan Zumburidze, head of the Council of the board of the State Energy System of Georgia.The new power line will replace the 400-KW line.
Apr 14 2014 - 16:39
The partnership fund of Georgia and the Kazakh KazMunaiGas Service company have signed an agreement on the allocation of funds for the construction of a five star hotel in the resort village Likani located in the Borjomi Gorge. According to the fund, the completion of construction of a hotel with 152 rooms is planned to take place later this year, Georgia Online reports. The total investment in the project will be $ 38.5 million in accordance with the agreement, the share of the Georgia Partnership Fund will be 50 %.
Apr 14 2014 - 13:14
The State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) has opened new fueling stations in Georgia, making a total of 110, Trend reports.SOCAR Georgia Petroleum owns 110 petroleum stations and 16 CNG stations. About 3-4 petroleum and some 15 CNG stations will open in Georgia this year.The SOCAR plans to have a total of 35 stations by the end of the year. The network will consist of over 130 stations.The SOCAR has petroleum stations in Azerbaijan, Georgia, Ukraine, Romania and Switzerland.
Apr 12 2014 - 15:00
The Russian city of Sochi and the Georgian city of Batumi have re-established a direct sea route between them, Vesti Sochi reports. The Kometa ship will travel from one city to the other every week.
Apr 11 2014 - 19:53
Georgia is going to sign an association agreement with the European Union soon, but it will maintain its efforts to improve ties with Russia, Georgian Foreign Minister Maya Pandzhikidze announced after meeting her German counterpart Frank-Walter Steinmaier.
Apr 10 2014 - 11:13
Georgian Prime Minister Garibashvili proposed the revival of the State Bank to manage investments and state assets. Georgia has the State Partner Fund and the private Co-Investment Fund that have the same functions, so the restoration of the Soviet bank does not make sense, neither does the Georgian Dream coalition give any explanations.