The Georgian Foreign Minister has held a meeting with his Bulgarian counterpart

Published in Politics
Thursday, 08 December 2016 14:59
Within the framework of the meeting of NATO Foreign Ministers, Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze held a meeting with his Bulgarian counterpart, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov. Mikheil Janelidze and Daniel Mitov spoke about the partner relations and successful co-operation between Bulgaria and Georgia.
Daniel Mitov reaffirmed Bulgaria’s support for Georgia’s European and Euro-Atlantic aspirations and underlined the work Georgia has done in the process of visa liberalization process, which deserves to be completed successfully and in due time.
The two Ministers discussed issues relating to the co-operation in the NATO frames. Mikheil Janelidze thanked Daniel Mitov for Bulgaria’s active practical support in strengthening Georgia’s defence capability. The Georgian Foreign Minister welcomed the fact that the Embassy of Bulgaria will act as NATO Contact Point Embassy in Georgia next year.
The two Ministers highlighted the current security environment in the Black Sea region and the ongoing developments in Georgia’s occupied territories.
Mikheil Janelidze and Daniel Mitov expressed their readiness to promote the further enhancement of relations and co-operation between their two countries, particularly, in the spheres of international transportation, trade, tourism and culture.

The Council of Europe presiding country considers the decision taken by the Committee of Foreign Ministers to be of particular importance

Published in World
Thursday, 19 May 2016 15:11

In his final speech at the the 126th session of the Council of Europe’s Committee of Ministers, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Bulgaria and Chairman of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe Daniel Mitov highlighted the Council of Europe’s activity in terms of Georgia.
Daniel Mitov put particular emphasis on the importance of 4 May 2016 decision taken by the Committee of Foreign Ministers to ensure the protection of human rights in Georgia’s occupied territories.   
In his speech, Daniel Mitov also discussed the Georgia-Council of Europe 2016-2019 Action Plan and expressed the hope that Georgia would successfully implement it.
The document includes the projects due to be carried out in Georgia by the Council of Europe in 2016-2019 aiming at the co-operation with the Georgian authorities in the spheres of the enhancement of protection of human rights, democracy and the rule of law.
The 126th meeting of the Committee of Foreign Ministers of the Council of Europe was held in Bulgaria on 17-18 May 2016. Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze took part in the meeting.

Daniel Mitov and Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni have visited the occupation line

Published in Politics
Tuesday, 10 May 2016 14:52
Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov and Deputy Secretary General of the Council of Europe Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni visited the village of Khurvaleti near the occupation line.
They assessed on the ground the humanitarian situation resulting from the installation of barbed wire fences by the Russian occupation troops.  The Bulgarian Foreign Minister and the CoE Deputy Secretary General met representatives of the local population as well.
Daniel Mitov and Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni said that they keep a close watch over the developments in Georgia’s occupied territories, where, according to them, violations of human rights and property rights continue to be reported, and there is an urgent need to find peaceful ways to resolve the situation.
As part of their visit to Georgia, the Bulgarian Foreign Minister and the CoE Deputy Secretary General paid tribute to the memory of those who died for the unity of Georgia and laid a wreath at the Fallen Heroes Memorial.

Chair of the Committee of Ministers and Deputy Secretary General on official visit to Georgia

Published in Politics
Monday, 09 May 2016 21:41

Chair of the Committee of Ministers Daniel Mitov and  Deputy Secretary General Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni paid an official visit to Georgia in order to hold high-level meetings and to launch the Council of Europe Action Plan for Georgia for 2016-2019.
In Tbilisi, Daniel Mitov and Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni exchanged views with Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili, Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze, as well as with the Chair of Parliament David Usupashvili and parliamentarians from majority and opposition parties.
Together with the Georgian Foreign Minister Janelidze, the Chair of the Committee of Ministers and the Deputy Secretary General launched the Council of Europe Action Plan for Georgia for 2016-2019.
The Action Plan, with a total budget of more than 20 million euros, focuses on protecting and promoting human rights, including social rights; ensuring justice, strengthening democratic governance, as well as developing confidence-building measures and countering corruption, money-laundering, cybercrime and manipulation of sports competitions.
"We highly appreciate the implementation of the previous Action Plan for Georgia and the efforts shown by the local authorities. The latter gives us reasons to believe that the new one will be equally successfully translated into practice", said Daniel Mitov and Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni.

Bulgaria supports Georgian visa liberalization process -Daniel Mitov

Published in Politics
Monday, 09 May 2016 15:48

Bulgaria supports Georgian visa liberalization process - the Bulgarian Foreign Minister, Daniel Mitov said today at the meeting of his counterpart Mikheil Janelidze. As he said, Georgia should continue the process of implementing reforms.
“We support Georgian visa liberalization process. Georgia should implement reforms according to the Action Plan. Georgia should continue to fulfill the terms and improve them. I think that this country should continue it’s work against organized crime, money laundering and corruption,”-the Foreign Minister of Bulgaria said. He also emphasized the importance of relations between the people. 

Business News

Consideration of 2016 budget next Week starts next Week

Consideration of 2016 budget next Week starts next Week

The Georgian Parliament will start consideration of the 2016 budget next week. The Committees schedu...

1 US Dollar equals 2.3906 GEL

1 US Dollar equals 2.3906 GEL

Georgian Lari slightly gained value against US Dollar. Georgian National Bank set the new exchange r...

Silk Road Tbilisi Forum 2015 has started

Silk Road Tbilisi Forum 2015 has started

Silk Road Tbilisi 2015 forum started today. Following the success of the inaugural Routes Silk Road...

Agreement between SES and GEE

Agreement between SES and GEE

A new multi-year agreement was signed between worldwide satellite operator SES and Global Eagle Ente...

MOST READ

« December 2021 »
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
    1 2 3 4 5
6 7 8 9 10 11 12
13 14 15 16 17 18 19
20 21 22 23 24 25 26
27 28 29 30 31    

About

The News Agency,
NEWSDAY.GE is
a part of STARVISION
Media Group.
It made its first
appearance on the Internet..More

 

Contact

NEWSDAY Ltd.
Lechkhumi street.43

Georgia,Tbilisi

Phone: (+995 32) 257 91 11
E-mail: avtandil@yahoo.com

 

 

 

Social Media