May 18, 2017
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Last week [11 May 2017], the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Abkhazia and the Circassian Association in Lebanon officially initiated a cooperation by signing a bilateral agreement. The two protagonists of this significant accord are respectively the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Abkhazia and the Circassian Association in Lebanon. In consideration of the international recognition problems faced by the Republic of Abkhazia, the launch of such collaborations represents a promising step forward for the external relations of the Republic of Abkhazia and an important achievement for the country’s economy
Below is an article published by Apsnypress:
Sukhum. May 11. Apsnypress. Madina Chagava. The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Abkhazia and the Circassian Association in Lebanon signed a bilateral cooperation agreement in Sukhum.
CCI President Gennady Gagulia noted that the delegation from Lebanon for the first time resides in Abkhazia. "The purpose of their visit is to establish contacts with our republic. There are plans and activities that we plan to put into reality ", - said Gagulia.
For her part, chairman of the Circassian Association in Lebanon, representative of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Abkhazia in Lebanon, Sari Abdelrazak noted: "Our cooperation will actively promote the opening of the official representation of Abkhazia in Lebanon. Also, the plans include facilitating an unhindered visits by our citizens to your country and Abkhaz citizens to our. This is only a small part of joint plans. We need your support to achieve these goals".
Sariya Abdelrazak said that during her stay in Abkhazia she wants to collect materials and release a film about Abkhazia, and in the future to organize the distribution of Abkhazian literature and books on history to Lebanon.