The GEL shows and indicates itself that the issue must be considered, - Parliament Speaker Davit Usupashvili said.
Fuel prices have further increased by 5 tetris in some oil companies, - BPN reports.
The new government composition will receive a vote of confidence from the parliament on May 8.
The official price of 1 USD has reached 2.3258 GEL.
Allegations of me being in disagreement with my team are wrong, - said President Giorgi Margvelashvili in conversation with reporters in Dusheti.
The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the National Bank of Georgia (NBG) decided to increase the refinancing rate by 50 basis points, raising it to 5 percent. At the same time the interest rate for the standing refinancing loans increases to policy rate plus 150 basis points
The President has sent the new composition of the government to the Parliament for approval.
The President of Georgia does not agree with the notion of changing the Constitution so that the first person of the state loses the right to present a new government composition.
According to Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili, over 17 million was spent on the EBRD annual meeting and business forum, and at least 14 million in real estate will be left to the state.
We try to promote efforts of both the government and the parliament, - said President Giorgi Margvelashvili, while meeting with the press.
Transparency International Georgia has published a report on acting governors’ property and qualifications.
The May 21-22 Eastern Partnership summit will offer little for Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia and Moldova, according to the draft, as EU governments lower their ambitions for fear of further provoking the Kremlin, - says the article published by Reuters.
The country needs a strong leader with strong parliamentary oversight, - said Free Democrats' leader Irakli Alasania when commenting on reports of the president’s role in governmental ratification possibly being limited further.
National Movement activists have held another rally in front the residence of ex-Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili.
It is surprising how Ivanishvili and Gharibashvili can sleep easily while innocent people are in prison, - said former Defense Minister Irakli Alasania before the trial of the defendants in the so-called Cables Affair.
National Movement members and activists are holding a protest rally in front of the Ministry of Agriculture. The protestors are holding banners that read:
The US government is offering rewards totalling $20m (£13m) for information on what it says are four leaders of the Islamic State (IS) militant group, - the BBC reports.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia Tamar Beruchashvili has met with her German counterpart Franz-Walter Steinmeier during her official visit to Germany.
As Head of the governmental administration Maia Tskhitishvili has told reporters, the list of new government members will no longer change.