Meeting with the Prime Minister of Georgia

On 15 January 2013 Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili met with business leaders, including ICC Board members, at the Radisson to discuss the state of the economy and opportunities for investors in the country and a vision of the new PM. The Prime Minister emphasized the importance of cooperation between the government and the business community and political stability. The meeting was held behind the closed doors in order to achieve more open dialogue between Mr. Garibashvili and the business leaders. The Prime Minister acknowledged the problems that are faced by the businesses and shared his vision of resolving these issues in cooperation with the business community. Mr. Irakli Garibashvili will personally ensure creation of a business council which will be a future mechanism of cooperation between the government and the businesses of Georgia.