From August 1to August 3
inclusive, in the Georgian railway has arrived the group of experts of the
French railway. The French experts within the TAIEX program (Technical
Assistance Information Exchange ) which is a grant of the EU, impart experience
with the employees of the Georgian railway in the direction of introduction of Eurodirectives.
"The world becomes global.
All companies and the organizations have to adapt to the new realities. There
are fantastic opportunities that the company could come to the international
level. However it is difficult. It demands a lot of time. It took us 20 years in
France. We have explained to our
Georgian partners, that entry into the international market is a difficult
process, though, an interesting work", - Frederik Parde, the Director of
the international projects of the railway of France has said.
The main Subject of discussion of
the French and Georgian railway employees is the 34th Eurodirective,
which concerns to the structural reform of the railway. Meetings of representatives
of the railways of France and Georgia are conducted in the mode of bilateral
discussion. The Georgian railway workers get consultations from one of the most
successful models of Europe - from the representatives of the railway of
"Within the TAIEX program of
the European Union, we have an opportunity to receive the French experts.
Leading experts of the railway of France impart own experience in the direction
of introduction of Eurodirectives. It is known that within the Association Agreement
with Europe, the Georgian side has undertaken the obligation to introduce the
directives and regulations in the transport sphere. From them, three are regulations and 5
directives. And in general 8 regulations are to be introduced in the sphere of
The current meetings, mainly
concern the questions of the 34th directive and amendments of the 4th railway
package approved by the European Commission", - Akaki Sagirashvili, the Head of the department
of corporate management of the Georgian railway, has declared.