Georgia and Turkey

Georgian PM and Turkish envoy discuss strategic partnership

Georgian PM and Turkish envoy discuss strategic partnership

Georgian-Turkish relations and further development of their strategic partnership were discussed on Thursday in a meeting between Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili and Turkish Ambassador Fatma Geren Yazgan.  The meeting …

Customs on Georgia-Turkey border to be closed until August

Customs on Georgia-Turkey border to be closed until August

The Vale customs checkpoint on the Georgian-Turkish border will remain closed until August because of protracted repairs. According to the Georgian Finance Ministry, "Vale" has been closed since April 25 due to repairs at …

Georgia to start importing cheap Turkish medicines

Georgia to start importing cheap Turkish medicines

In the next few weeks, Georgia will start importing medicines from Turkey into pharmacies. The Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili stated this at a government meeting. He stressed that since March, the system of …

Trade turnover between Turkey and Georgia exceeded $2 billion

Trade turnover between Turkey and Georgia exceeded $2 billion

According to data for 2021, Turkey became Georgia’s leading trading partner. The trade turnover between the countries reached $2.1 billion. The share of Turkey in the total trade turnover of Georgia was 15%, according to the data …

Turkish medicines to be selled in Georgia

Turkish medicines to be selled in Georgia

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili said the Georgian government will make a decision this week which will ‘significantly reduce the cost of medicines.’ According to him, work on the pharmaceutical market report …

Strong wind prevents Turkish Airlines plane from landing

Strong wind prevents Turkish Airlines plane from landing

A Turkish Airlines plane en route from Istanbul to Batumi could not land at the Batumi International Airport. The plane made an emergency landing in Trabzon, Batumelebi reports. According to media reports, the landing failed due to a …

Georgia,Turkey hold talks

Georgia,Turkey hold talks

Georgia and Turkey have successfully completed negotiations on the liberalization of tariffs for agricultural products, the press service of the Georgian Ministry of Economy reports. The countries are important trading partners, and …

Next meeting in "3 + 3" format is planned to be held in Turkey

Next meeting in "3 + 3" format is planned to be held in Turkey

The next meeting in the "3 + 3" format to be held in Turkey, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavushoglu told reporters after an emergency meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation in …

Wanted by Turkey criminals detained in Georgia

Wanted by Turkey criminals detained in Georgia

According to the Georgian Interior Ministry, five people wanted by Turkey through Interpol for committing grave crimes were detained in Batumi. "Employees of the search department of the Central Criminal Police of the Ministry of …

Georgia and Turkey discussed cooperation in law enforcement

Georgia and Turkey discussed cooperation in law enforcement

The Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia Vakhtang Gomelauri met with the Ambassador of Turkey to Georgia Fatma Ceren Yazgan and the newly appointed advisers of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Turkey in Georgia Necmettin Akca and Necmi …

Erdoğan discusses ties, regional issues with Georgian leader

Erdoğan discusses ties, regional issues with Georgian leader

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on Tuesday held separate phone calls with the presidents of Georgia, Senegal, Djibouti, and Nigeria, discussing regional issues and bilateral ties with each. In his call with his Georgian …

Erdogan speaks over phone with Georgian PM

Erdogan speaks over phone with Georgian PM

Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Sunday held separate phone conversations with Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili, according to Turkey’s Communications Directorate. Erdogan and Garibashvili discussed …

Georgian PM pays official visit to Turkey

Georgian PM pays official visit to Turkey

Georgian prime minister Irakli Garibashvili will pay an official visit to Ankara on Tuesday on the invitation of the Turkish president, according to Turkey’s Directorate of Communications. Bilateral relations will be …

New political and energy crisis hits Georgia

New political and energy crisis hits Georgia

The Defenders of the Rioni Gorge group of activists aiming to achieve complete closure of the most important Georgian energy project - the Namakhvani HPP - announced today indefinite protests that will take place not only at the construction site …

Azerbaijan-Turkey-Georgia post-war summit in Baku postponed

Azerbaijan-Turkey-Georgia post-war summit in Baku postponed

Tomorrow, Baku will host the 9th and the first after the end of the Karabakh war, the trilateral meeting of Azerbaijani, Turkish and Georgian foreign ministers Jeyhun Bayramov, Mevlut Cavusoglu and David Zalkaliani. The …

Georgian citizen dies in Istanbul

Georgian citizen dies in Istanbul

According to the Georgian First Channel, a Georgian citizen died yesterday as a result of an explosion in the boiler room in istanbul. It is specified that a victim is a 45-year-old resident of Georgia, whose name is not disclosed. A …