Lots of tourists are attracted by Georgian nature and cuisine. However, to truly experience Georgian culture and its many traditions, you must attend a few of the festivals held both in the capital and throughout the country.
On the 13th of August, Paavo Järvi and the Estonian Festival Orchestra performed at the Royal Albert Hall in London during its famous Proms season.
Batumi is the second-largest city of Georgia, located on the coast of the Black Sea in the country'ssouthwest.
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Shepherd charged with murdering the Smith family claims he is virgin
17:51 15-08-2018
Alexandre Kobaidze, the lawyer of the 19- year- old shepherd accused of killing three members of the Smith family in Georgia, says his client claims that he has never had a sexual
OPIC intends to extend its investments in Georgia
17:25 15-08-2018
Overseas Private Investment Corporation intends to extend its investments in Georgia, - the representatives of the corporation said at the meeting with Mamuka Bakhtadze, Prime Minister
Occupied Tskhinvali to close so-called border with Georgia for three days
16:10 15-08-2018
Occupied Tskhinvali region will close so-called border with Georgia for three days, - de-facto security committee has said.
“On the occasion
Davt Usupashvili about relocation of Presidential Palace
15:52 15-08-2018
If the size of the [Presidential] Palace has to correspond with powers of a specific official, the Chairman of the Parliament should be housed on the minus third floor of any building's
Maria Zakharova – The US failed to cope with the role of a “superman”
13:51 15-08-2018
The US failed to cope with the role of a “superman” in the regulation of the international conflicts, - Russian Foreign Ministry spokesperson Maria Zakharova said.
She said that "many
Defence Minister - Our international relations lie on protection of our dignity
13:39 15-08-2018
Our foreign relations lie on protection of our dignity, the protection of dignity at the international arena is internationally recognized borders and the protection of the dignity of a Georgian
Salome Zurabishvili to reporters – Shake your brains
12:51 15-08-2018
Shake your brains! – independent presidential candidate Salome Zurabishvili told reporters on Wednesday. The reporters asked Zurabishvili about her attitude towards a new President’s
Salome Zurabishvili hopes that the ruling team will support her in presidential election
12:40 15-08-2018
Independent presidential candidate Salome Zurabishvili hopes that the ruling “Georgian Dream” party will support her in the upcoming presidential election.
According to Zurabishvili, it is absurd
“Girchi” presidential candidate Zurab Japaridze allowed to run in elections on behalf of party
11:56 15-08-2018
Zurab Japaridze, leader of the non-parliamentary opposition New Political Center – Girchi (Cone), will be able to take part in the presidential race as the official representative
Dry and sunny weather expected in Georgia until August 17
11:32 15-08-2018
The next few days are expected to be dry and sunny throughout Georgia, - Dodo Gvazava, Head of the Short-term Forecasts Bureau, told InterPressNews.
According to Dodo
There are about 179 unfinished constructions in Tbilisi
11:23 15-08-2018
There are about 179 unfinished constructions in Tbilisi,- Tbilisi City Mayor Kakhi Kaladze stated at the sitting of the city government on Wednesday.
Kakhi Kaladze calls
Tbilisi City Hall suspended the construction permit issued by it
11:04 15-08-2018
The Tbilisi City Hall suspended the permit on the construction of the hotel on Tsereteli Avenue in Didube, and offered another, alternate area, to the construction company. Tbilisi City Mayor
Taxi drivers can apply to Justice House for license from August 21
10:47 15-08-2018
Tbilisi Mayor Kakhi Kaladze says that more than 200 taxi drivers have been registered at this stage. According to him, taxi drivers are able to undergo the registration at the Tbilisi
Foreign Ministry releases statement regarding bridge collapse in Italy
10:25 15-08-2018
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia addresses the citizens of Georgia living in Italy in connection with the highway bridge collapse in the Italian port city of Genoa.
The Ministry has published
Irakli Kobakhidze says Salome Zurabishvili’s recent comment on the August war was acceptable for the ruling team
10:10 15-08-2018
According to Irakli Kobakhidze, the Chairman of the Parliament, Salome Zurabishvili has made several comments on the August war and the recent remark was acceptable
Parliament’s Chairman accuses President of being aggressive against the court in certain cases
10:07 15-08-2018
Always when the court makes decisions against the interests of the National Movement, the President becomes aggressive against the court. This cannot be just a coincidence, - the Chairman
Malkhaz Machalikashvili questioned by State Security Service
10:04 15-08-2018
The questioning of Malkhaz Machalikashvili has completed at the State Security Service. Machilikashvili has already left the building. As she told journalists, the questions were mostly
Lawyer says examination found that shepherd charged with murdering the Smith family is mentally healthy
08:55 15-08-2018
Alexandre Kobaidze, the lawyer of the 19 year old shepherd charged with murdering the Smith family in Georgia, says the examination of Malkhaz Kobauri’s mental health
18:03 15-08-2018
Salome Zurabishvili is one of the solid presidential candidates,- Bidzina Gegidze, chairman of the fraction “Georgian Dream – for Powerful Georgia”, told InterPressNews.
“The party will not have
15:07 15-08-2018
As a result of an active and effective cooperation with Georgian law enforcers, the French police have detained a citizen of Georgia, who is charged with robbery, - the Ministry of Internal
14:34 15-08-2018
The 2018 WiSci Girls STEAM Camp Georgia will be held from August 13-24, 2018 for the first time in Tbilisi, Georgia. The camp is hosted by The U.S. Department of State’s Office
German journalists visiting Georgia
German journalists are familiarizing with Georgia's tourism potential, - the National Tourism Administration told InterPressNews. According to the agency, 9 representatives of German newspapers
Russian President Vladimir Putin ready to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in nearest future
Russian President Vladimir Putin told North Korean leader Kim Jong-un in a congratulatory telegram on the 73th anniversary of the liberation of Korea from Japan that he is ready to meet
FDI in Georgia amounted to USD 1888.8 million last year
Foreign direct investments (FDI) in Georgia amounted to USD 1888.8 million in 2017 up 20.6 percent from the same data of 2016 and up 1.4 percent from the preliminary data of 2017 according
Irakli Kobakhidze: It's easy to create an illusion that the President's competences are broad when the palace is big
President's competences are broad when the palace is big It's easy to create an illusion that the President's competences are broad when the palace is big, - Chairman of the Parliament
“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).