Georgia and Turkey

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Turkish ship detained in Poti for polluting the Black Sea

The Ministry of Environment of Georgia has reported about the detention of a ship in the port of Poti under the flag of Turkey, which is accused of dumping oil into the Black Sea. An instance of an action detrimental to marine ecology was …

Georgia and Turkey reduce mutual trade by almost 20%

The volume of Georgia’s exports to Turkey in the last ten months has dropped by 18% ($35 million) compared to the same period in 2014 and exceeded $160.5 million, the National Statistics Office of Georgia said. Georgia’s foreign …

Turkish company to change tubes of Georgian gas pipeline

The Turkish company ERCIYAS CELIK BORU SAN.A.S. has won the public tender for the construction and rehabilitation of the main gas pipeline in Georgia. The total price of the contract amounts to $9.1 million. According to the agreement ...

Georgia urges its citizens to be careful in Turkey

The Georgian Foreign Ministry urges Georgian citizens to be careful while staying in Turkey because of the tense situation in the country. The situation in Turkey worsened during the summer of 2015 after terrorist attacks organized by …

Georgian citizens prefer to leave for Russia

In recent years, 1.607 million of Georgian citizens have left their home, Rezonansi newspaper reports. 800 thousand have made their choice in favor of Russia. And about 286 thousand Georgians have received Russian citizenship. Greece is …