Experts: Sakartvelo must enter into the world economy more actively
Georgia needs full participation in modern international economic relations and active use of diplomacy in these processes. As reported by "Business-Georgia", this position is contained in the original version of the document entitled "Basic country's data and directions to 2012 - 2015" (BDD). It is noted that efforts in this direction is a priority for sustainable economic development of Sakartvelo.
The document also states that international cultural cooperation plays an equally important role in creating a positive and objective image of the country at the international arena. Presentation of cultural and intellectual potential may be an effective weapon of foreign policy according to the authors - developers of the document. In turn, they can achieve the necessary foreign policy and economic interests by developing an adequate image of Georgia.
Further the document describes the ways of achieving these priorities. Among them - the promotion of diversification of energy supply routes for the next three years. In addition - support for exports and assistance in seeking for new markets for Georgian products. It is also necessary to attract foreign investment, to promote presentation of Georgian culture and intellectual capacity abroad and to cooperate in formats of such organizations as the BSEC and GUAM.