Georgia and China

First regular cargo train heading to Georgia from China

First regular cargo train heading to Georgia from China

The first regular cargo train left the Chinese city of Wuwei (Gansu province), heading to Georgia, according to the Georgian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The train is expected to arrive in Tbilisi in 10-12 days. It is important …

Charter plane from China lands in Georgia

Charter plane from China lands in Georgia

In Georgia, more than 30 citizens of the country who arrived from China were quarantined in a hotel-type complex in the territory of the Medical Center in the village of Sachkhere (Imereti region), the head of the National Center for Disease …

Georgia closed for China amid coronavirus outbreak

Georgia closed for China amid coronavirus outbreak

Georgia temporarily suspends direct flights with China to prevent the spread of coronavirus in Georgia, according to the Georgian Civil Aviation Agency. The suspension of flights will be in place until March 29, 2020. …

Preventive measures against coronavirus launched in Georgia

Preventive measures against coronavirus launched in Georgia

Georgia's National Centre for Disease Control has launched preventive measures against the China-born coronavirus in places populated by Chinese all over the country. "Citizens of China work on the East-West highway, a new …

Passengers from China examined at Tbilisi airport

Passengers from China examined at Tbilisi airport

Passengers travelling from China to Georgia are being examined for a new strain of the coronavirus that originates in the Chinese city of Wuhan. Georgian doctors are examining passengers as well as providing them with information …

China to promote Georgian tea and tobacco

China to promote Georgian tea and tobacco

Georgia and China has signed a memorandum which aims popularizing Georgian tobacco and tea, supporting business in Georgia’s Adjara. "Free Trade Agreement between the governments of Georgia and China enables the …

Georgian wines on display at wine festival in China

Georgian wines on display at wine festival in China

Georgian wine producers have presented their wines at ‘Georgian wine festival’ taken place in Hong Kong, China on November 15, according to the Georgian National Wine Agency. The goal of the event is the diversification of …

 Electric-car plant to be built in Kutaisi in two years

Electric-car plant to be built in Kutaisi in two years

Georgian AiGroup and the Chinese Changan will start production of electric vehicles (EV) in Kutaisi by summer of 2021 in accordance with the project for construction of the EV production plant, according to Georgia's PM Mamuka …

Georgians to teach children Chinese

Georgians to teach children Chinese

The government intends to encourage studying the Chinese language, hoping for further development of relations with the Asian giant

 Georgian chamber of commerce opens in China

Georgian chamber of commerce opens in China

A Georgian chamber of commerce has opened in Guangzhou, China as part of the One Belt, One Road initiative of the Chinese President Xi Jinping aiming to enhance regional connectivity. Ambassador of Georgia to the Republic of China …

 China to open jacket-making factory in Georgia's Tkibuli

China to open jacket-making factory in Georgia's Tkibuli

A new jacket-making factory will be opened in Georgia's Tkibuli soon to make top quality jackets for local as well as international markets, the Georgian government said. As announced, the factory will produce jackets for world …

Mamuka Bakhtadze starts visit to China

Mamuka Bakhtadze starts visit to China

Georgia's Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze has started his visit to China yesterday. He has already held a meeting with the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Bank of China, Siqing Chen, in …