Odessa: State Representative in Imereti Zviad Shalamberidze met with Odessa Mayor Gennadiy Trukhanov during his visit to Ukraine.
The meeting was held in Odessa City Hall and was attended by Georgian Consul to Odessa Tornike Berekashvili.
The parties discussed issues of deepening cooperation, decentralization and exchange of experience, including in the field of tourism and administration.
The conversation also touched issues of the airport, Air travel and redirection of interested tourists to Kutaisi.
The sides discussed the topic of the reciprocal visit, which will be implemented in the nearest future.
One of the main topics of the meeting between the State Representative and the Mayor of Odessa was the issue of Kutaisi International University, about which Zviad Shalamberidze provided comprehensive information to Gennadiy Trukhanov, noting that Kutaisi International University will receive its first student in September.
For his part, Gennadiy Trukhanov noted that the students from Odessa are choosing Polish universities and would be happy if they received an offer and that the youth can receive European-level education at Kutaisi International University. According to him, during his visit to Imereti he will visit the university and get acquainted with the existing infrastructure and conditions on site.
After the official meeting, the Mayor of Odessa invited the State Representative in Imereti to the center of Odessa for sightseeing.