Alexander Khetaguri: â€œTalks are conducted to increase gas transportation from Azerbaijan to Georgia in winterâ€
09 September 2008 08:20 (UTC +04:00)
Baku. Tamara Grigorievaâ€“APA. â€œ1.5 million cubic meters of natural gas is transported from Azerbaijan to Georgia at present. This figure will be increased in winter. Talks are conducted on this issue nowâ€, Georgian Energy Minister Alexander Khetaguri toild journalists, APA reports. The Minister said energy transportation from Azerbaijan to Georgia was stabilized and this process was carried out via railways now. He said security of pipelines was discussed during US Vice President Richard Cheneyâ€™s visit to the region and the negotiations on this issue were continued. The Minister said price of some oil products rose in Georgia after the recent events. He said one liter of petrol is sold for two lari in the country.