On December 14, Ambassador of the French Republic to Georgia, H.E. Mr. Pascal MEUNIER met representatives of EUGBC member companies. The Following main topics were discussed during the meeting: perspectives of strengthening bilateral trade-economic relations, on-going and future possible projects in the fields of economics education and culture.
On December 5, 2016 EU-Georgia Business Council organized Site Visit to American Medical Centers Tbilisi (AMC Tbilisi), international health services provider in Georgia. EUGBC members and representatives of diplomatic corps attended the event. Site visit in AMC started with the presentation delivered by Dr. Richard Style, Chief Medical Officer of American Medical Centers. Presentation was followed by exanimating medical infrastructure and techniques functioning at AMC Tbilisi.
American Medical Centers owns and manages ambulatory and outpatient care facilities in Georgia, Ukraine and Eastern Europe. AMC is dedicated to providing the highest standards of healthcare available using the latest diagnostic and therapeutic protocols from the United States and European Union.
On December 2, 2016 newly appointed Ambassador of Finland to Georgia, Ms. Arja Makkonen held a meeting with Secretary General of EU-Georgia Business Council, Mr. Zviad Chumburidze, during her visit to Tbilisi. Both sides overviewed current political and economic environment in Georgia.
Secretary General stressed out the positive steps Georgia is making in these fields and underscored country’s prioritized sectors for making business. They also discussed possible ways for future cooperation between Finland and Georgia
EUGBC management took part in the book launch conference titled ‘Deeping EU-Georgian relations: What? Why and How?’ held on 30th of November, 2016.
The conference launched with presentation of three Handbooks, explaining the content of the long and complex legal texts of the three Association Agreements between the EU and Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine, which incorporate Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Areas (DCFTAs). In the frame of DCFTA panel discussion, EUGBC Secretary General Zviad Chumburidze addressed attendees and overviewed implementation process of AA/DCFTA Agreement.