infrastructure in Caucasus

ADB to fund Georgian secondary roads project

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) will allocate $80 million to help improve the conditions of secondary roads in Georgia. An agreement aims at rehabilitating around 50km of road connecting Dzirula-Kharagauli-Moliti-Phona-Chumateleti, as …

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Construction of Anaklia port starts on November 15

The first phase of construction of a deep sea port in Anaklia will start on November 15. "The beginning of construction work is scheduled for November 15. Preliminary work, within the framework of which the research was carried …

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18 more "smart" traffic lights to appear in Tbilisi

18 more "smart" traffic lights will be placed in the streets of Tbilisi, where accidents have recently become more frequent, the press service of city administration's transport department reported. Right now there are 164 …

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Mayor of Astana works on mistakes

Akim of Astana, Aset Isekeshev, today began to work in a new way, taking into account the criticism received from the President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev. So, on the advice of the head of state, Isekeshev inspected the city …

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Upper Lars opens for everyone

The Georgian Military Road is open to all types of transport, the Ministry of Emergency Situations of North Ossetia reports. "Due to the improvement of weather conditions on the territory of Georgia, the possibility of ensuring the …

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Georgia to repair roads to Azerbaijan and Armenia

The Georgian authorities are going to repair the highway leading to the borders with Armenia and Azerbaijan, the Department of Roads of the Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure of the country reported. …

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Upper Lars: snow and ice slow traffic

Adverse weather conditions have significantly slowed the traffic in the direction of the Georgian-Russian border, on the Mtskheta-Stepantsminda-Lars highway, a statement posted on the website of the Department of Roads of the Ministry of Regional …

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Georgian Military Road declared unsafe

The traffic of the Georgian Military Road is partially restricted, the road is open for only passenger cars and buses,  the Department of Highways of the Georgian Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure of Georgia …

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WB to decide on TANAP financing

The World Bank (WB) will make a decision regarding financing of the construction of the Azerbaijani part of the Trans Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP) project until late November 2016, the WB Baku office said, AzerNews reported citing …

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New part of highway connects three districts of Dagestan

Today, in Dagestan, on the border of the Khunzakh and Gergebilsky districts, a grand opening of the highway Grozny - Khunzakh - Botlikh - Arakan area was held,  the press service of the municipal administration reports. The event was …

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Russia and Azerbaijan establish AzRusTrans company

Russia and Azerbaijan have established a joint venture in the framework of the development of the international transport corridor 'North-South': the company, established by the Russian carrier 'Rusagrotrans' and the Azerbaijan …

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Georgian Military Road completely repaired

The Georgian Military Highway, the only highway connecting Georgia and Russia, was completely repaired after a summer landslide, however, the round-the-clock operation is impossible in the near future, the official representative of the …

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Iran to store gas in SOCAR facilities

The State Oil Company of Azerbaijan Republic (SOCAR) says it is negotiating with Iran to store the country’s natural gas in its own facilities and re-supply it to its northern provinces during winter, Press TV reports. The media …

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