The signing of documents on railway construction -Baku-Tbilisi-Akhalkalaki-Kars has been held in Tbilisi today, on February 7, Trend Correspondent to Georgia reports.
The agreement on the new railway -Baku-Tbilisi-Akhalkalaki-Kars was signed between the Transport Ministries of Azerbaijan and Turkey, Ziya Mammadov and Binali Yildirim correspondingly, as well as Georgi Arveladze, Georgia Economic Development Minister. The Azerbaijan Transport Minister and the Georgian Economic Development Minister signed an intergovernmental agreement on railway construction -Baku-Tbilisi-Akhalkalaki-Kars in the section вЂ" Marabda (a Georgian railway station bordering with Turkey) вЂ" Kartsakhi.
Another document вЂ" a credit agreement on the construction, rehabilitation, and financing the section Marabda вЂ" Kartsakhi was signed today. It was signed among Ramaz Georgadze, the Director of the railway Section Marabda вЂ" Kartsakhi, Jahangir Hajiyev, the President of IBA, and Samir Aliyev, the President of IBA-Georgia. The signing ceremony took place in the Georgian Parliament. Azerbaijan President, Ilham Aliyev, Georgian President, Mikhail Saakashvili, and Turkish Prime-Minister, Receb Tayyib Erdogan participated in the event.