About Civil.ge
Eng | Geo | Rus
Last updated: 21:52 - 2 Dec.'16
RSS
Mobile
Twitter
Facebook
PM: Signing of Association Agreement with EU Targeted for Spring
Civil Georgia, Tbilisi / 8 Sep.'13 / 18:23

PM Ivanishvili said after meeting with Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Paet in Tallinn on September 8 that Georgia targets to sign the Association Agreement with the EU in the spring, 2014.

“We are in our friendly country, which is supporting Georgia for years already,” PM Ivanishvili told journalist after the meeting with the Estonian Foreign Minister. “Today we set a plan to sign the Association Agreement for the spring. We have chosen such a plan. I told you yesterday that such a possibility does exist.”

Before starting his two-day visit to Estonia on September 8, PM Ivanishvili was in Riga where, among others, he also met Polish Foreign Minister Radoslaw Sikorski on the sideline of the Riga Conference. Sikorski said after the meeting that the EU may sign Association Agreement with Georgia in 2014, provided Georgia meets all the criteria.

Georgia expects to initial – a step before the official signature, the Association Agreement at the EU Eastern Partnership summit in Vilnius in late November, 2013.

During his visit to Estonia, PM Ivanishvili will also meet President Toomas Hendrik Ilves, speaker of parliament Ene Ergma, PM Andrus Ansip, and Minister of Economic Affairs and Communications Juhan Parts. 

The PM is accompanied by Foreign Minister Maia Panjikidze, Economy Minister and Deputy PM Giorgi Kvirikashvili, State Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Alexi Petriashvili and head of the Georgian National Investment Agency Giorgi Pertaia.

Latest News
02 Dec.'16 21:52
EU, Georgia Hold Third Association Council Meeting
EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini said “enormous progress” discussed at the meeting.
02 Dec.'16 20:06
Tusk: Georgia Deserves Timely and Positive Finalization of Visa Liberalisation
PM Kvirikashvili met the European Council President during his visit to Brussels.
02 Dec.'16 17:50
Putin Meets Abkhaz Leader in Moscow
The Russian President warned Khajimba over the need of internal political stability in Abkhazia.
02 Dec.'16 17:11
Geostat: Annual Inflation 0.2% in November
On a monthly basis prices were up 0.6% in November, according to the state statistics office.
01 Dec.'16 23:53
Three Board Members of NBG Approved
All three candidates were nominated to Parliament by President Giorgi Margvelashvili.
01 Dec.'16 17:23
Amid Disagreement on New Chairperson, UNM Plans Congress in January
7 000 delegates will participate in the congress planned for January 20.
01 Dec.'16 14:16
Three Writing Systems of Georgian Alphabet on UNESCO Intangible Heritage List
This is Georgia’s third nomination inscribed on the list following UNESCO’s November 30 decision.
30 Nov.'16 21:15
Georgian PM Meets President of European Parliament in Brussels
Martin Schulz said that visa liberalisation was discussed “very intensively” at the meeting.
30 Nov.'16 16:10
Parliament Revokes MP Credentials for Four Lawmakers
MP credentials of PM Kvirikashvili, ministers Kakha Kaladze and Giorgi Gakharia, ex-first lady Sandra Roelofs were revoked.
30 Nov.'16 13:36
Geostat: GDP Growth 1.3% in October
Economy grew 2.5% in the first ten months of this year, according to preliminary data.

About Civil Georgia
Civil.Ge © 2001-2016, Daily News Online
Registered office: 2 Dolidze Str, 4-th Floor.
51