Mr. Gogita Todradze, Executive Director of National Statistics Office of Georgia and Mr. Nodar Khaduri, Chairman of the Competition Agency of Georgia signed a Memorandum of Cooperation for effective use of statistical data in the process of Competition Policy.
"In the framework of memorandum, Geostat will provide the Competition Agency with reliable, objective and detailed statistical information. Also, within the scope of the competence, Geostat will provide the Agency staff with relevant consultations in terms of statistical data usage, data processing and other related issues. Geostat is obliged to consider the challenges faced by the Competition Agency and to provide it with the information in order to effectively implement its competencies" – claimed Mr. Gogita Todradze, Executive Director of Geostat.
“The Memorandum of Cooperation will support the agencies to held meetings and consultations affectively and timely; to ensure constant provision of protected information, surveys and other data of National Statistics Office of Georgia to the Competition Agency of Georgia; to plan joint activities and organize future work in order to raise public awareness on competition issues etc. Official statistics is an essential component of the information system of democratic society and I am confident that with a joint effort many useful work can be done for the country in the field of competition. I wish the staff of National Statistics Office of Georgia and the Competition Agency fruitful and successful work” – said Mr. Nodar Khaduri while signing the memorandum.