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Wednesday, February 6 2008, #024 (1540)

Talks fruitless so far as opposition start petition drive

Opposition coalition campaigners sought public support in street demonstrations yesterday, while talks with Speaker of Parliament Nino Burjanadze seemed to produce few results. (more)

EU troika weighs in on Georgia’s political standoff

Top EU representatives arrived in Tbilisi to discuss the European Neighborhood Policy and regional cooperation yesterday, but inevitably were called to weigh in on the domestic political situation after meeting with the government and the opposition. (more)

Interview: Benita Ferrero-Waldner, EU Commissioner for External Relations and European Neighborhood Policy

An EU delegation, including Commissioner for External Relations and European Neighborhood Policy Benita Ferrero-Waldner of Austria, is in Tbilisi for a South Caucasus conference. (more)

Press Release: ICC Board members meet with speaker of the parliament

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Ukraine vies for Armenian ferry cargo market

Vladimir Chernievski, commercial director of the Ukrainian ferry company Ukrferry, wraps up a three-day visit to Armenia today. (more)

Azerbaijan due to submit railway project details to World Bank

Details of an Azerbaijani railway rehabilitation project were due to be submitted to the World Bank Group (WBG) board of directors yesterday. (more)

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“Film about David the Builder to be made in Hollywood” (more)

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