Latest News for: Tbilisi transport


Cargo transportation via BTK up in 1Q2021

MENA FN 12 Apr 2021
(MENAFN - AzerNews) By Ayya Lmahamad The volume of cargo transportation through the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway has increased in the first quarter of 2021, Turkish media reported citing Turkey's ... .

Nakhchivan rail plans promise to rewire Caucasus connections

EurasiaNet 31 Mar 2021
A new rail line connecting Azerbaijan with its exclave of Nakhchivan promises to revolutionize transportation in the Caucasus and could have broad ramifications further afield ... During a visit to Nakhchivan in January, Foreign minister Zarif lobbied for the Nakhchivan line to be reopened to ease transport to Armenia.

Eastern European Country Limits AstraZeneca Shots After Nurse Dies of Anaphylactic Shock

The Epoch Times 20 Mar 2021
... anaphylactic shock after vaccination with the AstraZeneca vaccine and was transported to an intensive care unit in Tbilisi," Gamkrelidze was quoted as saying.

Georgia reports nurse's death after AstraZeneca vaccination 19 Mar 2021
TBILISI, March 19 ... The 27-year-old nurse Megi Bakradze, who developed an alleged anaphylactic reaction after receiving the first shot of the vaccine, died after being transported to a hospital in Tbilisi, local Interpressnews reported.

Georgia limits AstraZeneca shots after nurse dies of anaphylactic shock: TASS

Metro USA 19 Mar 2021
“Our 27-year-old colleague suffered anaphylactic shock after vaccination with the AstraZeneca vaccine and was transported to an intensive care unit in Tbilisi,” ...

Turkey ships 1st export train to China Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway route

MENA FN 13 Mar 2021
(MENAFN)According to Turkey's transport minister, the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway route offers a continuous provider of commodities amid London to Pekin... .

Not all roads lead to Georgia

Beijing News 09 Mar 2021
"From 10 to 11 million tons of goods transit through Georgia a year by railway, and from six to seven million tons are transited by road," said Paata Tsagareishvili, head of the Transport Corridor Research Center, a Tbilisi-based think-tank. Transportation and storage make up 7 percent of Georgia's modest $17.5 billion economy.

Tbilisi Transport Company ready to serve passengers from February 8

MENA FN 07 Feb 2021
(MENAFN - Trend News Agency) Tbilisi Transport Company (TTC) is fully ready to serve passengers from February 8, TTC announced on Sunday, Trend repor... .
photo: AP / Turkish Presidency
Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks after a cabinet meeting, in Ankara, Turkey, Monday, Dec. 14, 2020.

Erdogan is moving Turkey towards Russia and China

Beijing News 01 Feb 2021
As part of the infrastructure-building initiative, Turkey completed a railroad from Kars in eastern Turkey via Tbilisi, Georgia, to Baku, Azerbaijan, on the Caspian Sea, from where it links to transportation networks to China ... a pivotal position in container transportation.

Protest Against COVID-19 Restrictions Takes Place in Georgia's Tbilisi

Urdu Point 30 Jan 2021
Members of the Georgian tourism and restaurant industry have held a protest outside the government chancellery building in Tbilisi on Saturday, demanding the authorities to lift the current coronavirus restrictions, a Sputnik correspondent reported. TBILISI (UrduPoint ...

Freight trains depart from Turkey for Russia, China

Xinhua 30 Jan 2021
"Following the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway line and successful completion of export railway services through the central hallway between Turkey and China in December, we are happy to send our first block export train from Ankara to ...

Azerbaijan Railways' subsidiary talks transportation of Turkish goods to China

MENA FN 29 Jan 2021
(MENAFN - AzerNews) By Trend The transportation of new types of cargo from Turkey to China along the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway has beg... .

Georgia Not Yet Ready to Open Land Borders Despite Air Traffic Resumption - Minister

Urdu Point 29 Jan 2021
TBILISI (UrduPoint News / Sputnik - 29th January, 2021) The Georgian authorities are not ready to open land borders yet, but foreigners will be able to enter the country by air from February 1, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Natela Turnava said on Friday.