of the hotel-complex Bakhtrioni Resort in Akhmeta is s on the agenda again. After about
a three- year pause local government and investor company are ready to
cooperate. Lukhumi Shetakauri, Head of Property Management, Economic Development,
Statistics, Infrastructure Spatial Arrangement, Architecture and Construction
Service of Akhmeta Municipality states that the City Council of the previous
convocation and the City Hall of Akhmeta had no permission to build and develop
Lukhumi Shetakauri says that the situation has changed completely and Akhmeta municipality is waiting for an offer from the investor company, after which the issue will be discussed at the City Council session.
According to him, when the Akhmeta city council will have the consent of alienation of t 3 hectares of land required for the project, the cost of the land will be set. Shetakauri explains that this plot is at the state balance. After the City Council’s consent, a conditional auction will be announced and the winner will carry out the project.
As it is known, the construction company White Group is interested in implementing the project. Giorgi Gonjilashvili, the company CEO, briefly commented on the issue and said that they would submit an application to Akhmeta municipality within a few weeks.
In 2016 Giorgi Gonjilashvili said that the French company showed its interest in investing in Akhmeta. In his words, due to the recent misunderstandings, three groups of investors had refused to implement an investment project.
It was planned to invest $ 5 million in the construction, however, at the request of local and central authorities, the amount of investment doubled.