Nowruz is a day that symbolically represents spring – the renewal of nature and the beginning of warmer weather. It is an ancient holiday that reflects the culture, national and spiritual values of the people. Nowruz is a holiday associated with spreading kindness among the people, and is connected with new beginnings.
In following this tradition, Black Sea Terminal takes part in this celebration by providing financial support to the Georgian & Azerbaijani Charity Society named after M. F. Akhundov.
A few days ago Black Sea Terminal’s Emergency Response Team received information about a forest fire near the Terminal’s premises. The firefighting team drove to the fire site immediately. The fire had already engulfed the area near the railway lines and was spreading to a larger area near the seaside.
While BST firefighters began extinguishing the fire, the local municipality Fire Department joined them, and together they put out the fire. No injuries were reported.
The EU-Georgia Association Agreement, which entered into force in 2016, obliges Georgia to bring its national legislation into harmonization with EU standards. The same is true for the country’s environmental legislation; it too obliges Georgia to ensure that its legislation for the Prevention of Major Incidents Resulting from Chemicals and Chemical Mixtures is in accordance with the EU Siveso - III Directive. In order to fulfill this obligation, the Ministry of Environmental and Natural Resource Protection of Georgia, together with the Czech Development Agency initiated a capacity-building project ...