On July 26th 15-year old Ushisha Koriauli fell victim to the car of the EU diplomatic mission in Misaktsieli village of Mtskheta district.
Georgian Judokas earned Georgia its first medals at the European Youth Olympic Festival.
Before central water supply was established in Tbilisi and the citizens were provided with clean water
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Exchange Rates
29-07-2015
GBP
1
GBP
3.5307
SGD
1
SGD
1.6563
ZAR
10
ZAR
1.8040
EUR
1
EUR
2.4981
Georgia wins its first gold medal at Olympic Festival
17:56 29-07-2015
The Georgian team has won its first gold medal at the European Youth Olympic Festival.
President's proposal about the bill on NBG introduced to NGOs
17:45 29-07-2015
President's Advisor for Economic Issues Giorgi Abashishvili introduced the President’s alternative proposal about the bill on National Bank to non-governmental organizations.
Bidzina Ivanishvili will fund treatment of wounded soldiers - Tina Khidashekli
17:06 29-07-2015
Former Georgian Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili will provide one million to fund the treatment of wounded soldiers, - Defense Minister Tina Khidashekli told reporters.
Tina Khidasheli not informed on transfer of Super Puma helicopters to the Cartu Co.
16:39 29-07-2015
According to Defense Minister Tina Khidasheli, she does not have any information about of the Super Puma helicopters being transferred to the Cartu’s Air Service Company.
Cartu Fund and Defense Ministry to carry out several projects together
16:25 29-07-2015
All canteens in the army will be in compliance with NATO standards by the end of 2016, - Defense Minister Tina Khidasheli told reporters in the town of Khoni, where she viewed a canteen of NATO standards.
Certain NGOs think the amendments to the law on NBG must be appealed in Court
16:02 29-07-2015
Some non-governmental organizations believe that the amendments to the law on Georgia’s National Bank must be appealed in the Constitutional Court.
Temperatures to hit +38 +39 degrees on July 30-31
14:35 29-07-2015
On July 30-31 temperatures will rise significantly throughout all of Georgia.
Traffic restrictions put in place on Rikoti tunnel
13:29 29-07-2015
Traffic will be restricted for several hours in Rikoti tunnel.
It is unfortunate that the President joined the commotion created by our opponents - PM Gharibashvili
13:18 29-07-2015
The Prime Minister of Georgia says the commotion surrounding the separation of supervision division from the National Bank is categorically unacceptable.
Interior minister to be appointed before 1 August
12:40 29-07-2015
Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili will appoint a new interior minister before 1 August.
Public Defender demands amendments to the anti-discrimination law
11:47 29-07-2015
Public Defender Ucha Nanuashvili is demanding that amendments be made to the anti-discrimination legislation.
Ukraine bans Gerard Depardieu from entering the country
10:37 29-07-2015
French actor Gerard Depardieu has been banned by Ukraine from entering the country for five years, Euronews reports.
Ministry of Energy denies reports about suspension of gas supply in August
10:34 29-07-2015
The Ministry of Energy has denied reports about the gas supply being suspension in August.
Pipeline maintenance will not interfere with the gas supply - SOCAR Company
10:15 29-07-2015
SOCAR Georgia Gas Co. alleges the planned maintenance on the Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan and the Shah Deniz gas pipelines in Azerbaijan will not cause problems for Georgia’s gas supply.
Price of 1 USD equals 2.2646 GEL
09:50 29-07-2015
The National Bank of Georgia has set a new exchange rate, according to which the GEL has slightly depreciated against the dollar.
16:06 29-07-2015
President Giorgi Margvelashvili has met with a CAPSTONE delegation led by General William Fraser.
14:10 29-07-2015
The Prime Minister has opened a chips factory in the Lilo settlement.
13:44 29-07-2015
The leader of the Afghan Taliban, Mullah Mohammed Omar, has died, Afghan officials say, but the militant group has not commented on the claim, the BBC reports.
Houses to be built for 14 internally displaced families
According to the Ministry of Internally Displaced Persons from the Occupied Territories, Accommodation and Refugees, Minister Sozar Subari handed over letters to 14 internally displaced families, confirming that houses will be built on the land owned by them.
The so-called Caucasian Vilayet of the Islamic state has a new emir
On July 25 it was announced that so-called Caucasian Vilayet of the Islamic State has another new Emir. Abu Muhammad al Qadar {Caucasus Vilayet Emir} appointed Abu Jujan as Emir of Dagestan.
Egypt furniture factory fire kills at least 25 people
At least 25 people have died in a fire at a furniture factory north of the Egyptian capital Cairo, officials say, the BBC reports.
Kurdish leader decries Turkey's 'safe zone' plan in Syria
A "safe zone" Turkey and the US are creating in Syria is an attempt by Ankara to stop Kurds from forming their own territory, the leader of Turkey's pro-Kurdish party has told the BBC.
Spain ratifies the Association Agreement between the EU and Georgia
The Kingdom of Spain has ratified the Association Agreement between the EU and Georgia.
Georgian judoka wins first medal at European Youth Olympic Festival
Judoka Zurab Kakhniashvili earned Georgia its first medal at the European Youth Olympic Festival.
Defense Minister not ruling out sanctions on development companies
Defense Minister Tina Khidasheli urges development companies working on Defense Ministry facilities to show more responsibility during implementation of infrastructure projects.
The World at 7 Billion
MESSAGE FOR WORLD POPULATION DAY
Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin; United Nations Under-Secretary-General and UNFPA Executive Director