Role of Fisheries in Economic Development Discussed at Conference in Batumi

Representatives of the fishing industry gathered in the Georgian capital of Batumi for a conference entitled “Fisheries for the Economic Development of the Country”.

Money Transfers to Georgia Constituted 138 million USD in March

Money transfers to Georgia in March 2019 made up 138.4 million USD (371.4 million GEL), up 4.5% (+5.9 million USD), as compared to the same period of 2018.

Number of Companies Exporting to EU Increased by 37%

Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development, Genadi Arveladze introduced the report on the Implementation of the National Action Plan 2018.

Georgian Railway Handled Record Volume of Containers in 1Q19

Georgian Railway transported 18 000 containers in the first quarter of 2019 and this is a record volume, up 31% compared to the first quarter of 2018.

George Kobulia Met with ITB Berlin Representatives

Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, George Kobulia held a meeting with the management of the world’s leading travel trade show – the ITB Berlin, who are having a working visit in Georgia.

Energy Transition Dialogue 2019 Held in Berlin

Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development, Natia Turnava, participated in Energy Transition Dialogue 2019 held in Berlin, Germany

From Oligarchy to Democracy

Ukraine is getting ready for a presidential runoff vote, where a TV personality and comedian Vladimir Zelenski will compete with the current president Petro Poroshenko.

Agreement on Direct Flights Between Grozny and Tbilisi Reached

Direct flights between Grozny and Tbilisi are scheduled to start.

Tbilisi-Kars Railway will Give New Impetus to Development of Tourism

The start of passenger transportation through the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) transport corridor will give new impetus to the development of tourism.