Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman
started a two-day official visit to Georgia. During the visit, the Head of
Ukrainian Government will hold talks with President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili, Prime
Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili
and with Chairman of the Georgian Parliament Irakli Kobakhidze. The Prime Minister is also scheduled to take
part in the Economic Forum "One Belt, One Road".
course of the visit, Volodymyr Groysman
will attend the center for the rehabilitation of the military, where Ukrainian
servicemen are undergoing treatment, and will open a monument to Lesya Ukrainka in Kakheti.
Georgia are maintaining the relations of strategic partnership. The trade
turnover between the two countries in 2016 amounted to the tune of $ 456
million, but this figure could be doubled, up to $1 billion. Ukraine welcomes
the Georgian government's assistance in involving Ukrainian companies in the
implementation of infrastructure projects in Georgia and pledges readiness to
deepen cooperation in the area of developing the transit potential of the two
states, especially as part of the New Silk Road project.
on the agenda of cooperation between Kyiv and Tbilisi are the continued policy
of maintaining sovereignty and territorial integrity at the bilateral level and
within international organizations, as well as rapprochement with the EU and