Georgia, Switzerland discuss economic cooperation prospects
Tbilisi, Georgia, Jan. 23
By Nana Kirtzkhalia - Trend:
Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili and Swiss Foreign Minister Didier Burkhalter discussed bilateral relations between the two countries in Davos, the Georgian government told Trend Jan. 23.
They evaluated Switzerland's activity in 2014 as the OSCE chairing-country.
Garibashvili thanked the Swiss side for mediation in relations with Russia. He also informed about the course of negotiations in the Geneva format and the Abashidze-Karasin format.
Burkhalter said that Switzerland is considering Georgia as a special partner.
The attention was paid to the prospects of intensifying the Georgian-Swiss relations, in particular economic cooperation.
It was stressed that Special Representative for the South Caucasus Angelo Gnaedinger appointed by Switzerland will continue working at this post by late 2015.