This is a historical day for Georgia as well as the EU. Launching visa-free travel between the EU and Georgia is a crucial achievement, - Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi
Archpriest Giorgi Mamaladze has remained in custody under the decision of Tbilisi City Court.
The court process of revising preventive measures for detained clerical Giorgi Mamaladze has been partially closed. As IPN journalist reports, the parties are discussing the motion of the Prosecutor’s Office at the moment.
Polyethylene bags will be forbidden in Georgia soon. The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia will restrict using, importing and selling polyethylene bags (less than 10 microns) from September 2017 and less than 15 microns from January 2018.
Dollar price has become 2.4432 Gel. The National Bank of Georgia has set a new exchange rate according to which the lari has slightly gained value against the dollar.
As former President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili has declared, he will be a host of the ‘Other Ukraine’ weekly talk-show on the Ukrainian TV Channel – Zik.
The officers of Telavi police division of Kakheti police department as a result of immediate operative-searching and investigative activities detained G.DZ. (DoB 1995) for the premeditated murder, - Georgia’s Interior Ministry reports.
From now on, Georgian citizens will enjoy visa-free travel in the Schengen Area, which is a result of our joint efforts, the Georgian Prime Minister stated after today's meeting with his Greek counterpart. Giorgi Kvirikashvili and Alexis Tsipras made joint statements and described the details of their meeting, - Georgia’s governmental
In the context of European and Euro-Atlantic views, the aggressive policy conducted by our northern neighbor represents a real difficulty, - President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili has said at a joint press-conference together with his Latvian counterpart.
Visa-free travel with the EU is not only privilege but responsibility for each Georgian citizen, - Georgia’s Parliamentary Speaker Irakli Kobakhidze has declared at the press-conference.
Consuls say Georgian citizens arrived in EU with no visa, have crossed the border without any obstacles.
Georgians won't need visa anymore for short trips to the EU thanks to a new regulation starting today, EU Council says on its twitter page.
Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaitė has responded to Georgia’s visa liberalization taking effect with the EU and posted the following statement on his twitter account:
The EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn has congratulated Georgian citizens on visa-free travel with Europe.
From Europe to Europe-a path successfully covered by Georgia. From this day onward, Georgia's citizens will enjoy visa-free travel in the EU/Schengen Area, Georgia’s governmental administration reports.
The participants from Georgia will raise the issue of Russia’s recent provocative actions in Georgia’s occupied territories with focus on the illegitimacy of holding a referendum on renaming the Tskhinvali region
The Georgian citizens with biometric passports will be able to enjoy 90-day visit in 180-day period in the Schengen zone countries.
The persons, who violate the visa-free travel rules, will be deported and fined by 3,000 euros.
Visa-free travel for Georgian citizens with the EU has already taken effect. Those having biometric passports will enjoy visa-free travel in Schengen countries for 90 days in a 180-day period.
Prime Minister Giorgi Kviriashvili has traveled visa-free to Athens, the ancient capital city of the European culture, together with students, scientists and reporters, today.