TBILISI, DFWatch–Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili has left for Switzerland to participate in the 44th World Economic Forum in Davos.
Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Economy Giorgi Kvirikashvili, Foreign Affairs Minister Maia Panjikidze, Director of the Georgian Co-Investment Fund Giorgi Bachiashvili, Director of the National Investment Agency Giorgi Pertaia and General Director of Georgian Railway Mamuka Bakhtadze are also in the delegation.
Gharibashvili will hold speeches at two of the forum’s sessions and speak about priorities in the energy sector, economic growth potential and challenges of inter-regional integration during two sessions. The PM will participate in informal meeting of world leaders about the economic priorities for the next year.
Gharibashvili will have bilateral meetings with the presidents of Switzerland and Kazakhstan, and meetings with representatives of different large companies like Lazard, Tata Sons Ltd, Emaar Properties, Agco and Moller Maersk.
There will also be meetings with the heads of the World Bank and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development.