The Prime Minister of Georgia, Irakli Gharibashvili. (Interpressnews.)

TBILISI, DFWatch–Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili on Monday began an official visit to neighboring Azerbaijan.

Gharibashvili will meet President Ilham Aliyev, and December 17 participate in a conference about the financing of the second phase of Shah Deniz – a gas field situated in the Caspian Sea.

The minister will address the conference, and later hold bilateral meetings with the government in Azerbaijan. His visit will end December 17.