Levon Ter-Petrosyan: It appears that the advocates for the Constitutional amendments have nothing to do but swear up and down

Eduard Sharmazanov to tell Russian lawmakers about Armenia's positive opinion on Russian bill criminalizing Armenian Genocide denial

Levon Ter-Petrosyan: It appears that the advocates for the Constitutional amendments have nothing to do but swear up and down

Sharmazanov: Incidents of downing of Armenian helicopter over Karabakh and Russian plane over Syria have the same modus operandi

Nikolay Silayev: Risk of deployment of a "third front" around Karabakh is rather high

VivaCell-MTS invests 7.9 bln AMD in cultural projects over past 10 years

Rostelecom Armenia: Awarding ceremony of "Thank You, Internet 2015" contest to be held on November 30

VivaCell-MTS has invested 23.6 bln AMD into social projects during 10 years

Orange Foundation to invest 51 mln AMD in Zangakatun border village

Beeline Child Development Corners opened in Aragatsotsn region

Bill on establishing responsibility for not recognizing Armenian Genocide by Turkey introduced into State Duma

Political expert: Russia will not involve its 102nd base in Armenia in conflict with Turkey

New Armenia refutes information that the detained criminals have ties with New Armenia Front

NSS: Organized criminal group intending to commit grave crimes in Armenia disclosed

US official says final status of Nagorno-Karabakh subject of OSCE Minsk Group-led international negotiations

Emergency situation in Yerevan: National Security Service and Police prevent possible terror attack

ARARATBANK announces 10th jubilee issue of coupon bonds guided by investors' high demand for currency dealing

Sociologist: 75% of Armenian women undergo violence

Armenian parliament vice speaker: Adoption of pro-Azerbaijani resolution by PACE not failure of Armenian delegation

Armenia becomes an unattractive country for labor migrants

Expert: Karabakh peace process at standstill, as conflicting parties to Karabakh conflict lack political will

Qatar Airways to enter Armenian market

Politician: PACE's anti-Armenian reports are consequence of current geopolitical processes

Prensa Armenia: Argentina's newly elected president advocates international recognition of Armenian Genocide

Expert: Stability in South Caucasus depends on Moscow-Baku relations

VTB Bank (Armenia) team takes 2nd place in Amateur Chess Blitz Championship in Armenian banking system

Air Armenia intends to appeal against court decision on recognizing company as bankrupt

Expert: Anti-Armenian reports of PACE will not have impact on Karabakh settlement

Danger of military escalation is always there not only between Russian and Turkish forces but also the American and other allies working to fight the Islamic State, Richard Giragosian says

Anti-terrorism fight should contain first of all economic measures, Richard Giragosian says

Yerevan will inform about Armenia and Azerbaijan's presidents meeting in due time

David Babayan: European structures should not turn into a bazaar

PACE Committee adopts another anti-Armenian resolution - this time on Sarsang reservoir

New Armenia Front again reports political persecution of activists

"Red Card" movement protesting in front of Armenian President's residence

Aram Karapetyan thinks Serzh Sargsyan will have Muammar Gaddafi's fate

Anelik Bank calls for its depositors to participate in "New Year in Dubai" campaign

Eurasian Economic Commission to cancel tax-free international online-trade

Free HIV testing to be organized in Yerevan

Armen Martirosyan: Constitutional reforms will legalize lawlessness existing in Armenia

Vardan Bostanjyan: 2016 to become a year of possible positive changes and successful start-ups for Armenia

Freedom-fighter Volodya Avetisyan urges Armenian people to gather in Liberty Square on December 1 and struggle till final victory

Expert: Reducing upper ceiling for tax-free online trade within EEU is quite logical

Aram Karapetyan: "Let's Live till Monday" - this is the key idea of budget 2016

Zaruhi Postanjyan calls for public unrest starting December 1

Armenia takes 2nd place at Junior European Song Contest 2015

Hrachya Arzumanyan: Constitutional reforms will pose new threats to Armenia’s national security

RPA member: Draft constitutional reforms make it possible to change power without any turmoil

Baku responds to Edward Nalbandian's statement on Karabakh settlement

Baku: There is no decision about meeting of Azerbaijani and Armenian presidents

Georgia is Ready to Meet Russia's Requirements to Products Export-Minister

  • Tuesday, January 15, 13:35

Tbilisi. Georgia is ready to meet all requirements of the Russian side to Georgian products export, in conformity with WTO standards, Minister of Agriculture of Georgia David Kirvalidze told journalists after the sitting of the government last Friday.

The talks on return of Georgian wine and mineral water to the Russian market may be held till January 20. "It will be more efficient if the Georgian government officials participate in them - said Gennady Onishenko, Russian Chief Sanitary Inspector and the Head of the RF Rospotrebnadzor (Federal Service for Control in the Sphere of Protection of Consumers' Rights and Human Well-Being).

"We sent our message in response to the letter of the Georgian Businessmen and Winemakers' Associations as early as in December last year...We offered them to meet at the beginning of January. Let them come here in the second decade, till January 20. We can meet them," Onishenko said.

In its turn, the Georgian side has already sent to Rospotrebnadzor a list of the Georgian delegation's representatives, who will participate in the talks.

"We hope to receive the answer as soon as possible and  then settle the issue of visas so that the delegation would be able to leave for Moscow. The Georgian side is ready to meet Russia's all requirements, corresponding to WTO standards", the minister said, noting that "Georgian products are exported to other markets and they meet the mentioned standards everywhere.

David Kirvalidze stressed that it would be good if the Georgian delegation's visit was held at the same time, when Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia II would pay a visit to Moscow. The head of the Georgian Orthodox Church will come to the capital of Russia on January 20 on the occasion of awarding him with the prize of the International Foundation for the Orthodox Peoples' Unity.  In spring 2006, after aggravation of the Georgian-Russian relations, Russian Rospotrebnadzor banned the import of Georgian wine and mineral water referring to the poor quality of the aforesaid products.

At the end of December 2012, Onischenko stated about his readiness to hold talks with Georgian wines and mineral water producers after the New Year holidays. After the talks, Rospotrebnadzor's specialists may inspect the plants.

Send to a friend

To (e-mail)

Your name



View comments (0)

Be first to comment on this article

* Indicates required fields