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Erdogan: BTK Railway is Modern Silk Road

The Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway, which was built jointly with Azerbaijan, is a modern Silk Road, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said at the 6th Summit of the Cooperation Council of Turkic Speaking States in Kyrgyzstan, Turkish media reported Sept. 3. Erdogan noted that this is one of the most important …

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Microsoft Supported the Idea of Implementing Digital Silk Road

Microsoft has supported the idea of implementing the digital silk road. Memorandum of Cooperation was signed between the Ministry of Finance, Business and Technologies, and Microsoft for promotion of the project. The document was signed by Special Representative of Georgia to the New Silk Road, Finance Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze, Rector of …

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Ukraine, EU to jointly finance new Silk Road transport corridor

Ukraine and the European Union (EU) will jointly finance the “Go highway” project, which would establish a new transport corridor on the Silk Road, Ukrainian Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr Omelyan said on Tuesday. “The EU is ready to partially finance our ‘Go highway’ project that will connect the Baltic Sea and …

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Silk Road will to Replace the Kars-Akhalkalaki Railway

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“The Silk Road will not replace the Kars-Akhalkalaki Railway,” – the First Vice Prime Minister, the Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia stated at the Tbilisi Belt & Road Forum. “The Kars-Akhalkalaki Railway represents one of the branches of the Silk Road. It is the line that will …

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Baku-Tbilisi-Karsi Railroad is Part of Silk Road, not Competing Section

Baku-Tbilisi-Karsi railroad is a part of Silk Road, not a competing section”, Minister of Finance Mamuka Bakhtadze noted before the Silk Road Forum commencement. “More than 2 000 delegates are taking part in the Silk Road Forum. All serious companies or players in East-West corridor are participating in the Forum. …

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Who Will Participate in Tbilisi Belt & Road Forum?

Tbilisi hosts one of the largest events Belt & Road Forum, gathering more than 2000 participants on November 28. Day 1 will provide opportunities to discuss a full spectrum of issues related to trade in five panel discussions, while Day 2 will focus on private sector dialogue and investment opportunities …

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Longest Tunnel Unveiled in Georgia

Excavation Completed for the Longest Tunnel in Georgia

Very important news for Georgia’s railroad infrastructure-excavation for the longest tunnel in Georgia (almost 8.5 km) is finalized. Kvishkheti-Zvare Tunnel, is part of the modernization project of the Tbilisi-Makhinjauri Mainline. According to the Head of Government, the implementation of this project is vital for the development of the country’s infrastructure …

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Hennessy X.O Unique Odyssey Along the Legendary Silk Road

Hennessy X.O unique odyssey along the legendary Silk Road

The Silk Road Odyssey by Hennessy X.O exhibition opening took place on 14th of November in Tbilisi, Zurab Tsereteli Museum of Modern Art and will last for one week. Guests will be introduced to history of Hennessy Maison and Silk Road project exposition. For centuries, Silk Road has been the …

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