EU-Georgia cooperation discussed in Tbilisi
The meeting was attended by representatives of the relevant departments of Georgia, the European Commission, the European External Action Service and the EU delegation to Georgia.
The parties discussed implementation of activities in improving cooperation in economy and trade between Georgia and the EU, including the macroeconomic situation in Georgia and the EU, co-operation for the promotion of investment, as well as taxation and customs areas.
The EU side welcomed implementation of reforms in a number of spheres in Georgia and progress achieved. Special attention was paid to the negotiations in connection with the free trade zone between Georgia and the EU.
The EU side positively evaluated the progress achieved in the negotiations within a short period of time with regards to harmonization of the text, and welcomed efforts by the Georgian side, aimed at the implementation of reforms related to this agreement.