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Legal Framework

Along with diplomatic relations, Georgia and Latvia have established a legal framework for co-operation. To date, Georgia and Latvia have concluded following main agreements:

  • Agreement on International Transport by Road between the Governments of Georgia and the Republic of Latvia;
  1. Branch: International carriage
  2. Date of conclusion: 05 Jul 2000
  3. Status: in force 28 Oct 2005
  4. Signatories - Georgian side: Irakli Menagarishvilli - Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, other side Indulis Berzins - Minister of Foreign Affairs of Latvia.
  • Agreement on Cooperation and Mutual Assistance in Customs Matters between the Governments of Georgia and the Republic of Latvia;
  1. Branch: Customs issues
  2. Date of conclusion: 05 Jul 2000
  3. Status: in force 22 Oct 2005
  4. Signatories - Georgian side: Irakli Menagarishvilli - Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, other side Indulis Berzins - Minister of Foreign Affairs of Latvia.
  • Agreement on Cooperation in the field of Communications between the Governments of Georgia and the Republic of Latvia;
  1. Branch: Communications
  2. Date of conclusion: 05 Jul 2000
  3. Status: in force 05 Jul 2000
  4. Signatories - Georgian side: Irakli Menagarishvilli - Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, other side Indulis Berzins - Minister of Foreign Affairs of Latvia.
  • Agreement on Mutual Cooperation in Combating Terrorism, Illicit Drug Trafficking and Organized Crime between the Governments of Georgia and the Republic of Latvia;
  1. Branch: Crime prevention
  2. Date of conclusion: 26 Oct 2001
  3. Status: in force 09 Apr 2004
  4. Signatories - Georgian side: Kakha Targamadze - Minister of Interior of Georgia, other side Mareks Seglins - Minister of Interior of the Republic of Latvia.
  • Protocol to the Partnership and Cooperation Agreement establishing a partnership between the European Communities and their Members of the one part, and Georgia, of the other Part, to take account of the accession of the new member state to the EU;
  1. Date of conclusion: 30 Apr 2004
  2. Adopted by: Council of the European Communities 21 Feb 2005
  3. Status: in force 01 Mar 2005
  • Agreement on Cooperation in the Field of Income and Avoiding of Double Taxation and Suppression of Tax Non-payment between the Governments of Georgia and the Republic of Latvia;
  1. Branch: Taxes
  2. Date of conclusion: 13 Oct 2004
  3. Status: in force 04 Apr 2005
  4. Signatories - Georgian side: Salome Zourabichvili, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, other side Artis Pabriks - Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Latvia.
  • Agreement on mutual cooperation in Protecting Classified Information between the Governments of Georgia and the Republic of Latvia;
  1. Branch: Classified information
  2. Date of conclusion: 06 Jul 2005
  3. Status: in force 16 Jan 2006
  4. Signatories - Georgian side: Vasil Sikharulidze - Deputy Defence Minister of Georgia, other side Edgars Rinkēvičs- State Secretary of the Ministry of Defence of the Republic of Latvia.
  • Agreement between Georgia and the Republic of Latvia on Promotion and Protection of Investments;
  1. Branch: Investments
  2. Date of conclusion: 05 Oct 2005
  3. Status: in force 05 Mar 2006
  4. Signatories - Georgian side: Irakli Chogovadze - Minister of Economic Development of Georgia, other side Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš - Minister of Economics of the Republic of Latvia.
  • Agreement between Georgia and the Republic of Latvia on Cooperation in the Spheres of Economy, industry, and science and Technology;
  1. Branch: Various forms of cooperation
  2. Date of conclusion: 05 Oct 2005
  3. Status: in force 24 Nov 2005
  4. Signatories - Georgian side: Irakli Chogovadze - Minister of Economic Development of Georgia, other side Arturs Krišjānis Kariņš- Minister of Economics of the Republic of Latvia.
  • Agreement on Cooperation in the Field of Air Communication;
  1. Branch: Air service
  2. Date of conclusion: 05 Oct 2005
  3. Status: not in force
  4. Signatories - Georgian side: Irakli Chogovadze - Minister of Economic Development of Georgia, other side Ainārs Šlesers- Minister of Transport of the Republic of Latvia.
  • Agreement on Mutual Cooperation between the Ministries of Defense of Georgia and the Republic of Latvia;