Mineral waters producing company “Tskali Margebeli,” whose most famous brands are Nabeghlavi and Bakhmaro, plans to
Tasting and presentation of Georgian wines in San Francisco saw 22 Georgian companies
Nana Dzidziguri, a Georgian opera singer, became the winner of a prestigious 54th International Competition
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Giorgi Kvirikashvili releases statement on EU-Georgia Association Agreement
19:43 01-07-2016
The Association Agreement between Georgia and the EU took full effect today. Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili released a statement in this regard:
No political differences can split our peoples - Leonid Slutsky
17:57 01-07-2016
Of course, many members of the Russian delegation have visited the breakaway regions of Abkhazia and South Ossetia, - Leonid Slutsky, representative of the Russian delegation to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, said in response to a question of whether the Russian delegation includes the persons who had visited Abkhazia and the Tskhinvali region (i.e. violated the law of Georgia on the occupied territories).
Giorgi Kvirikashvili confirms talks with Armenia over opening of road through “South Ossetia”
16:46 01-07-2016
I cannot understand the hysteria, which was created after the statement of the Armenian Minister of Transport, - Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili said.
Full implementation of the Association Agreement deepen EU-Georgia relations - Federica Mogherini
16:27 01-07-2016
Full implementation of the Association Agreement deepen EU-Georgia relations, - European Commissioner for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini said.
Georgia has achieved miraculous success in terms of meeting our standards and criteria - OSCE Parliamentary Assembly President
15:28 01-07-2016
Georgia has achieved miraculous success in terms of meeting our standards and criteria, - OSCE Parliamentary Assembly President Ilkka Kanerva said in response to a question about what could be a hindrance to granting visa liberalization to Georgia and about how he would o assess German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier’s statement that Georgia will likely get visa liberalization by the end of September.
Georgia will become a member of NATO if it fulfills all criteria - Jens Stoltenberg
15:18 01-07-2016
Georgia will become a member of NATO if it fulfills all criteria, the Alliance will recognize the progress made by Georgia at the Warsaw summit, - NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in an interview with the Russian agency Interfax.
Mortality and illness rates have been significantly reduced in prisons - Council of Europe experts
14:07 01-07-2016
In the last three years mortality and illness rates have been significantly reduced in prisons, - says the Council of Europe experts’ interim assessment report on penitentiary health development strategy and action plan for 2014-17.
Some of the results of the Association Agreement are already evident, soon there will be more - Janos Herman
13:47 01-07-2016
Some of the results of the Association Agreement are already evident, soon there will be more, - the Head of EU Delegation to Georgia, Ambassador Janos Herman said at a press conference held on the occasion of full entry of the Association Agreement into force.
I want to raise hope and peace with my visit to Georgia and Azerbaijan - Pope Francis
12:59 01-07-2016
Pope Francis will visit Georgia and Azerbaijan. As Western media reports, the Pope announced about it in a sermon at St. Peter's Square in Vatican today.
Russia to support Gigi Tsereteli's candidacy for the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly president post
12:46 01-07-2016
Russia will support Gigi Tsereteli's candidacy for the position of OSCE Parliamentary Assembly president. As the Tass agency reports, Russian MP Nikolai Kovalev told journalists before the start of the session of the Parliamentary Assembly.
Giorgi Kvirikashvili meets with German Foreign Minister
12:30 01-07-2016
Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has met with German Federal Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier.
Armenian side holding talks with Georgia on opening a road to Russia through “South Ossetia” for Armenian citizens
12:07 01-07-2016
The Armenian side is holding talks with Georgia on opening a road for its citizens to Russia through “South Ossetia”, - Armenia’s Transport Minister Gagik Beglaryan said at the government meeting today.
Georgia-EU Association Agreement takes full effect
11:49 01-07-2016
The Georgia-EU Association Agreement has taken full effect from today.
The Council of Europe stands firmly by Georgia - Pedro Agramunti
11:42 01-07-2016
The Council of Europe stands firmly beside Georgia, - Council of Europe Parliamentary Assembly President Pedro Agramunti said at the meeting with Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili.
John Kerry to arrive in Tbilisi on 6 July
10:52 01-07-2016
U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry will travel to Tbilisi, Georgia on July 6, 2016, to meet with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili for bilateral discussions on a range of issues, including U.S. support for Georgia’s Euro-Atlantic aspirations and successful elections in October, - John Kirby, spokesperson for the US Department of State, said at a briefing.
President meets with German Chancellor
10:11 01-07-2016
The President of Georgia has met with German Chancellor Angela Merkel. As reported by the Presidential Administration, two sides discussed bilateral relations, expressed specific views on economic cooperation and tourism, as well as European and Euro-Atlantic agenda.
65% of respondents think Georgian Dream will take most seats in Parliament - Psychoproject survey
09:59 01-07-2016
According to the Psychoproject survey, 65% of respondents believe that the Georgian Dream party is going to take most of the seats in the Georgian Parliament after General Elections due to be held on October 8.
OSCE parliamentary assembly session to open in Tbilisi
09:33 01-07-2016
Tbilisi will host OSCE Parliamentary Assembly annual session on1-5 July. The 25th parliamentary forum will be held in exposition center ‘Expo Georgia.”
11:13 01-07-2016
There are no doubts that Georgia will get visa liberalization; the only question is when the country will get it, - German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said at a briefing after meeting Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze.
10:39 01-07-2016
According to United States Ambassador Ian Kelly, United States Secretary of State Jon Kerry will visit Georgia soon.
10:21 01-07-2016
Russian President Vladimir Putin has lifted curbs on tour firms selling holidays in Turkey, brought in after a Russian jet was downed last year.
We are sure we will receive solid majority - Prime Minister
We are absolutely sure that we will receive a very solid majority, - Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili told reporters.
 Georgia among the countries effectively combating trafficking
As reported by the U.S. State Department’s annual report on trafficking Georgia has been enlisted among those countries combating terrorism most effectively.
 Dollar price equals 2.3200 Gel
Dollar price has become 2.3200 Gel. According to the new exchange rate set by the National Bank of Georgia the lari has slightly gained value against the dollar.
 Pension to increase from July 1
Amendments in the law on pension will take effect from today. Georgia’s Health Minister Davit Sergeenko said the process will develop in several directions.
“Deprived Adolescence” - UNFPA Georgia presents the photo exhibition by Daro Sulakauri
UNFPA Georgia presents the photo exhibition by Daro Sulakauri “Deprived of Adolescence” on March 11, 2016, 16:00 at Zurab Tsereteli Museum of Modern Art (MOMA Tbilisi - 27 Rustaveli Av).