02 December 2021,   04:23
We do not need more than 11 ministries - Mamuka Bakhtadze"s first comment after the approval of provisional government

The new Prime Minister of Georgia made a statement after the parliament"s official declaration of confidence. Mamuka Bakhtadze once again said that the government, which has received support from the legislature, is only temporary.

The head of the government says that new members of the government will be new faces. According to Mamuka Bakhtadze, consultations are underway with professional circles.

"My position is that due to the challenges we have in economy and, in general, due to the size of the economy, we do not need more than 11 ministries. Consultations are ongoing on this issue. We will have new faces in the new cabinet. We are holding negotiations and we have received agreements from very interesting candidates, it is about people who come from professional circles and who have relevant experience and qualification, " - Mamuka Bakhtadze said.

After approving of the temporary government, the chairperson of parliament commented to the media. According to Irakli Kobakhidze, Mamuka Bakhtadze is responsible for the renewed composition of the government and he will decide who will be in the government.