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.
Georgia`s former Prime Minister Nikoloz Gilauri is being interrogated at the anti-corruption agency of the interior ministry in connection with the attempt of artificially bankrupting Kartu Bank, which was owned by the current prime minister of Georgia Bidzina Ivanishvili.
Georgian wine may return to Russian market on New Year - Russia`s chief sanitarian Genady Onishchenko has said, adding there are no artificial obstructions for bringing wine and Georgian mineral water back to Russia.
Governmental holiday residences may soon be privatized - deputy minister of economics, Dimitri Kumsishvili announced after the session of the government today. He said that under the initiative of Prime Minister, al 16 residences will be either included in the list of the objects for privatization or given a different function.
Secretary General of the United National Movement (UNM) of Georgia and former Interior Minister Mr. Ivane Merabishvili on his Facebook page has published a comment on the recent reports regarding the government`s plans to restore mandatory technical monitoring for passenger vehicles.