Georgian Parliament Speaker, Azerbaijani PM discuss “strategic” role of joint transport, energy, logistic projects

On his part, Asadov expressed “unwavering support” for the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Georgia and congratulated Papuashvili on the positive decision issued last month by the European Commission to recommend the European Council to grant the country the European Union membership candidate status. Photo: Georgian Parliament, 11 Dec 2023 - 19:15, Tbilisi,Georgia

The “strategic” role of joint projects between Georgia and Azerbaijan in transport, energy and logistics was discussed on Monday in a meeting between the Georgian Parliament Speaker Shalva Papuashvili and the Azerbaijani Prime Minister Ali Asadov.

The officials highlighted the “proper and active” functioning of the Middle Corridor, a multimodal transport corridor connecting China to Europe through the South Caucasus, and noted the “growing” economic cooperation, the Parliament said.