Prime Minister of Georgia met with the representatives of the energy sector at the government`s chancellery today to discuss the problems of the energy sphere and the measures that should be carried out to overcome these problems.
Vano Merabishvili said the electricity consumption has been doubled during past few years and it has affected the quality of the energy supplied to the regions, adding the low frequency of power represented a serious problem to the equipments at new hospitals and factories there.
Prime Minister instructed the new minister of energy Vakhtang Balavadze to work on the solution of the problem in the shortest period of time.
The representatives of the energy sector and Prime Minister also discussed the process of installation of individual power meters in regions and the construction of gas providing systems.
Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili delivered a speech at the United Nations General Assembly`s 29th Special Session `Implementation of the Programme of Action of the International Conference on Population and Development`...
The Foreign Minister of Georgia holds multilateral and bilateral meetings in the United States. Maia Panjikidze has discussed cooperation with the representatives of the American Jewish Society, foreign ministers from Cyprus, East Timor and Eritrea.
Georgian president Giorgi Margvelashvili arrived in the Adjara region to observe the disaster consequences at the side. Giorgi Margvelashvili visited the Kartsivadzes family in the village of Khala, whose house was seriously damaged by the landslide caused by the torrential rains and flood in Adjara on September 20-21st.
Vice Speaker of the Georgian Parliament, Murman Dumbadze, who was recently expelled from the ruling party Georgian Dream and its faction of the parliament, plans to meet with the President of Georgia and report the problems in the government of Adjara, including the suspicions on corruption deals and negligence.
The chairperson of the parliament of Georgia, Davit Usupashvili has hosted the head of the friendship group of Seimas of the Republic of Lithuania today. The delegation of the Lithuanian lawmakers pays official visit to Georgia.