Georgia to introduce compulsory Third Party Liability insurance Historic moment for China-Eurasia trade with first TIR transits

TIR operations – the global customs transit standard – have started at the Chinese-Kazakh border advancing lower cost, faster, and more secure trade flows across Eurasia. The important milestone signals the activation of the new Silk Road overland link from China to Europe.


Three more Russian borders open for TIR

Goods transported under TIR are now admitted into the Eurasian Economic Union via three additional Russian border-crossings, which will supplement the current list of 45.


Russia tightens security for FIFA 2018

Due to Russia hosting the World football championship FIFA 2018 from June 14th to July 15th, a special presidential decree #202 dated May 9th, 2017 tightens security in the areas around the infrastructure objects where football matches will be held.