Turkish Minister in Georgia for railway project meeting

Yildirim will attend a meeting on Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project which connects Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia.

Turkish Minister in Georgia for railway project meeting

Turkish Transportation Minister Binali Yildirim arrived in Tbilisi, Georgia on Wednesday.

Yildirim will attend a meeting on Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway project which connects Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia.

Yildirim will meet with Georgian Prime Minister Nikoloz Gilauri, and then attend the ministerial meeting to discuss the project. Transportation ministers of Azerbaijan and Georgia will also participate in the meeting.

They will discuss the construction of the project as well as additional financing issues.

Yildirim is later expected to depart from Georgia.

Azerbaijan, which provided 200 million USD loan, repayable in 25 years, for the construction of Georgian part of the project, has said that it was ready to reserve 50 million USD more loan additionally. The foundation of the project was laid in 2007.


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Last Mod: 26 Ocak 2011, 11:53
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