The beginning of negotiations on free trade relations between Georgia and the European Union will be officially announced today - Karel de Gucht, European Commissioner for Trade, has arrived in Georgia today.
Within the visit, Belgium`s foreign minister will hold meeting with the prime minister of Georgia Nika Gilauri. The first round of the negotiation will be held by the end of March.
European Union took a decision to begin negotiations on free trade relations with Georgia about two months ago.
Georgian governmental delegation will not be present at the Sochi Winter Olympic Games 2014 - Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili announced in the interview with Russia Today. Prime Minister said that it did not mean the boycott to Olympic Games...
Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia, who assumed the office after the previous minister Irakli Gharibashvili was appointed the Prime Minister of Georgia, has talked about his strategy towards the police structure in the interview with Alia newspaper.
The Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Ruslan Koshulynskyi has ceased his visit to Georgia due to the nation-wide protestrs in Ukraine. Ruslan Koshulynskyi was in Tbilisi participating in the GUAM conference.
Nation-wide demonstrations continue in Kiev, Ukraine. The protestors launched protests after the president of Ukraine rejected the EU association deal. Since then, the protests are underway in the center of Kiev. Today, strike was resumed and the protestors began to blockade government buildings.
"The United States congratulates Georgia and Moldova on their historic initialing of Association Agreements and Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreements with the European Union at the Eastern Partnership Summit in Vilnius