Merkel meets with Georgian PM

Merkel meets with Georgian PM

German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili in Berlin today.

The parties focused on the dynamic of Georgian-German cooperation in politics and economy, Kvirikashvili’s press office said in a statement.

Kvirikashvili briefed Merkel about ongoing reforms and the economic state of Georgia. He stressed that Georgia has a good environment for foreign investments and added that international rankings prove this.

"According to the Prime Minister, Georgia’s completed and ongoing reforms, EU Association Agreement, Free Trade Agreement and visa waiver, coupled with stable and democratic political environment, puts in place all necessary conditions for the German business community take greater interest in doing business in Georgia, which will bring more tangible results to both countries", the PM’s press office said.

Kvirikashvili congratulated Merkel that her party won the recent elections in Germany. He said that this victory was "very important for Europe,” Agenda,ge reported.