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07.06.2018

EFTA and Georgia hold a trade promotion seminar

EFTA and Georgia jointly held a trade promotion seminar on 7 June 2018 in Tbilisi, organised in cooperation with the Georgian Swiss Business Association (GSBA). The EFTA – Georgia Free Trade Agreement (FTA) entered into force for Georgia, Iceland and Norway on 1 September 2017 and for Switzerland and Liechtenstein on 1 May 2018. There is great interest in the new agreement and the seminar was well attended with over 160 participants from private companies and government authorities.
27.06.2016

EFTA States sign Free Trade Agreement with Georgia

Ministers from the Member States of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) – Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland – and from Georgia signed a Free Trade Agreement (FTA) today. The FTA will further strengthen the economic ties and promote trade and investment between the two sides.
26.11.2015

EFTA Parliamentary Committee visits Georgia

A delegation from the EFTA Parliamentary Committee visited Georgia from 23 to 26 November to promote trade cooperation between EFTA and Georgia, and to support negotiations on a free trade agreement (FTA). The delegation met with, among others, the Minister of Foreign Affairs, parliamentarians, and representatives of the business community and civil society organisations.
28.06.2012

EFTA and Georgia sign Joint Declaration on Cooperation

Ministers from the Member States of the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) – Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland – and from Georgia signed a Joint Declaration on Cooperation on 28 June 2012 in Gstaad, Switzerland. Through the Declaration, both sides commit to further enhancing their bilateral economic relations. A Joint Committee will meet periodically to discuss relevant issues.

Seminar on the European Economic Area - Brussels 14 February 2019