Prime Minister of Georgia pays first official visit to Brazil. Nika Gilauri has held meetings with Brazilian vice president and foreign minister. Georgian and Brazilian authorities have already signed an agreement on enhancing economic cooperation between the two countries. Deputy Prime Minister of Georgia Eka Tkeshelashvili and Brazilian Foreign Minister Antonio Patriota signed the document on Monday. Georgian governmental delegation will attend the Open Governance Partnership Summit in Brazil today, where Georgian Prime Minister will deliver a speech along with Brazilian President and the U.S. Secretary of State, Hillary Clinton.
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
Prime Minister of Georgia Bidzina Ivanishvili hosted the delegation of the Asseco Group at his residence today. The sides discussed investment environment for the IT technologies in Georgia at present.
United National Movement is concerned about the fall of the index of economic growth in the country. Giorgi Vashadze of the parliamentary minority says the official data released the State Department of Statistics shows that both import and export were reduced during the past month.
United National Movement says the economic situation in the country is alarming. Giorgi Baramidze of the party quoted the report of the National Department of Statistics of Georgia at today`s briefing and said that only in the first quarter of the year; the number of jobs in the private sector was reduced with 42,000.
Russia`s chief sanitarian doctor Genady Onishchenko says that the group of his experts arguably will not arrive for the third phase of inspection of Georgian wine-making companies in June as it was planned.