roads in Caucasus

Azerbaijan to build Zangezur corridor by year's end

Azerbaijan to build Zangezur corridor by year's end

The construction work on the railway to the border with Armenia is scheduled to be completed in 2023, Azerbaijani Foreign Minister Jeyhun Bayramov said today. "Azerbaijan started construction of a 110-kilometer railway line to the …

East-West highway section opens in Georgia

East-West highway section opens in Georgia

A new 13-km road to bypass Khashuri was built in Georgia. It has become a part of the East-West highway (E60), the Georgian Ministry of Regional Development informed. The Khashuri bypass road begins at the last section of Agara-Zemo …

Karapetyan urges to reduce speed near Armenian schools

Karapetyan urges to reduce speed near Armenian schools

Head of the Armenian Traffic Police Yegor Karapetyan proposed to implement a pilot project in Gyumri to reduce speed near schools. According to him, preliminary legislative changes must be made and the financial problem …

Georgia’s Ricotsky tunnel to be closed at nights

Georgia’s Ricotsky tunnel to be closed at nights

The movement of vehicles along the Ricotsky tunnel connecting Western and Eastern Georgia will be closed at night due to the updating of the automated control system (SKADA), the department of motorways of the Ministry of Regional Development and …

Roads to be repaired in Georgia

Roads to be repaired in Georgia

A major road repair project was launched in Georgia, the South Korean company won the tender for the works, Prime Minister Georgy Kvirikashvili reported. He noted that in six months the company will lay out a detailed project for the …

Upper Lars closed due to avalanche danger

Upper Lars closed due to avalanche danger

The road along the Kazbegi-Verkhny Lars checkpoint on the Georgian-Russian border is closed due to avalanche danger, the website of the Department of Motorways Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure of Georgia reports. The …

There are no closed roads in Armenia, EMERCOM reports

There are no closed roads in Armenia, EMERCOM reports

In Armenia all the roads have been cleared of snow and there are now almost no traffic restrictions on most of the roads, EMERCOM reports. The only difficulty may arise on the Sotq-Karvachar road, as it is still rough, and on the …