Georgian leader was allowed to press the button
The President of Georgia was allowed to press the NASDAQ Closing Bell - Novosti-Gruzia.
Saakashvili attended the stock in company of Jameel Johnson, NASDAQ vice-president and Edward Knight, the CEO. The Georgian leader briefly told about economic opportunities and reforms in Georgia.
He said that despite the bareness of natural resources, Georgia achieved serious results and became an effective model of a state. In his view, Georgia is now attractive for investors.
Johnson and Knight agreed the investment situation in Georgia look attractive, drew attention to the development of free market and liberal taxation system, and praised Saakashvili for the progress of reforms and struggle with corruption.