Economic Minister attends international forum in Germany
Georgian delegation is participating in the international forum of transport in Leipzig, Germany. Minister of Sustainable Development and Economics of Georgia Vera Kobalia heads the delegation. She delivered a speech at the opening day of the forum and focused on the reforms that are underway in Georgia`s transport sphere. Along the official part of the forum, Georgian minister discussed prospects of cooperation at bilateral meetings with the heads of transport offices of various countries. Tomorrow, Vera Kobalia will attend the session dedicated to the discussion of the piracy problems.
One more Georgian brand has been allowed to Russian market - one of the most popular mineral waters, Sairme is now sold in the Russian capital. The first part of export - 200,000 bottles, was carried out this month.
United National Movement is concerned about the economic regress in the country and calls on the government to apply to all necessary measures for overcoming the increasing crisis. Member of the parliamentary minority Giorgi Kandelaki spoke about these issues at the briefing today.
Chief sanitarian doctor of Russia, Genady Onishchenko is satisfied with the quality of the spirits exported from Georgia to Russia after passing several phases of inspection on the site. Onishchenko said in his recent interview that over 618,000 liters of alcoholic drinks were exported from Georgia and the product met local standards.
First Georgia-Iran business forum was opened in Tbilisi today. Business persons from Iran, representatives of the Chamber of Commerce and Trade and Georgian officials are meeting at Expo Georgia Exhibition Center.
Batumi is hosting a joint conference of the GUAM Parliamentary Assembly and Baltic Assembly. The chairperson of the GUAM Parliamentary Assembly, Georgian Parliament`s Vice Speaker Zurab Abashidze told reporters that during the two days the participants of the conference would take a resolution