Prime Minister attended energy conference in Norway
Georgian Prime Minister attended an energy-conference in Norway. In his speech, Nika Gilauri delivered a report about investment environment in Georgia and the country. Prime Minister also focused on the measures conducted by the government of Georgia against corruption and for the support to private investments. After the conference, Prime minister was familiarized with the alternative energy technologies by the Norwegian company Akershus Energy. Within the official visit to the country, Georgian Prime Minister will also meet with the Minister of Energy of Norway.
Prime Minister of Georgia Bidzina Ivanishvili hosted the delegation of the Asseco Group at his residence today. The sides discussed investment environment for the IT technologies in Georgia at present.
United National Movement is concerned about the fall of the index of economic growth in the country. Giorgi Vashadze of the parliamentary minority says the official data released the State Department of Statistics shows that both import and export were reduced during the past month.
United National Movement says the economic situation in the country is alarming. Giorgi Baramidze of the party quoted the report of the National Department of Statistics of Georgia at today`s briefing and said that only in the first quarter of the year; the number of jobs in the private sector was reduced with 42,000.
Russia`s chief sanitarian doctor Genady Onishchenko says that the group of his experts arguably will not arrive for the third phase of inspection of Georgian wine-making companies in June as it was planned.
United National Movement is concerned about the growth of unemployment in the country. Zurab Japaridze of the party briefed in this regards today and announced that according to the official statistics published yesterday, the number of the citizens, who lost their jobs in private sector in the first quarter of the year 2013 reached 42,000.