Tbilisi, Georgia, Jan.22
By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:
The liberalization of trade and integration with the leading world markets is the priority of Georgia's economic policy, Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili said.
He made the remarks during the World Economic Forum in Davos, at the "Travel and Trade in a High-Risk Era" session.
"The policy of free and open borders in today's world is mutually beneficial for cooperation, development of the sustainable economy and ensuring welfare," said Garibashvili.
He added that open borders can bring significant benefits.
Georgian prime minister emphasized the free travel of people and free transportation of products and services within the EU.
"By signing the association agreement, Georgia took a great step forward," said the prime minister. "This agreement gives an opportunity to eliminate the tariff and non-tariff barriers in the trade relations with EU."
"Moreover, it regulates a wide range of issues related to trade," Garibashvili added.
Edited by CN