Poti, May 18, 2016 -- The Ministry of Justice held a launch ceremony for the new USAID-supported Trade Facilitation System (TFS), an electronic portal that will streamline trade logistics by enabling traders, customs brokers, freight forwarders, shipping lines, and other international trade participants to submit and retrieve information electronically. TFS will save 3.7 hours of operator working time and 26 printed pages per shipment, almost 4,530,000 GEL annually for transport and logistics companies, and 1 million paper documents annually.
U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Assistant Administrator for Europe and Eurasia (E&E) Thomas O. Melia and USAID Mission Director Douglas Ball traveled to Gori to meet with beneficiaries of U.S. Government development assistance at the AgroKartli farm services center.
USAID Assistant Administrator for Europe and Eurasia Thomas Melia, USAID Mission Director Douglas Ball, and the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze visited USAID’s Georgian Primary Education (G-PriEd) project.
On March 19, Minister of Justice Tea Tsulukiani, Minister of Foreign Affairs Tamar Beruchashvili, U.S. Ambassador to Georgia Richard Norland, and USAID/Caucasus Deputy Mission Director, Thomas Morris will open the exhibition “Women Members of Constituent Assembly 1919-21.”
Along with USAID/Caucasus Mission Director, Stephen Haykin, on October 29th, 2014, I visited several sites of the New Economic Opportunities (NEO) project in the Mtskheta-Mtianeti region.
Last updated: May 18, 2016