The construction work at the University metro station has entered the final stage
Winners of PR Lions have been announced at the Cannes International Festival of Creativity and Windfor's ad was among the winners for the first time in its history.
Georgian National Museum D. Shevardnadze National Gallery displays artworks by Chinese contemporary artists.
Archive Calendar
Exchange Rates
Foreign Ministry publishes list of countries having visa-free travel with Georgia
14:47 26-08-2014
Foreign Ministry publishes list of countries having visa-free travel with Georgia The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has published a list of countries whose citizens may enter Georgia without a visa for a short-stay visit:
1. Commonwealth of Australia
2. Republic of Austria
3. Republic of Azerbaijan
4. Republic of Albania
5. United States of America
6. Principality of Andorra
7. Antigua and Barbuda
8. United Arab Emirates
9. Argentine Republic
10. New Zealand
11. Barbados
12. Kingdom of Bahrain
13. Commonwealth of the Bahamas
14. Republic of Belarus
15. Kingdom of Belgium
16. Belize
17. Bosnia and Herzegovina
18. Republic of Botswana
19. Federative Republic of Brazil
20. Nation of Brunei
21. Republic of Bulgaria
22. Federal Republic of Germany
23. Kingdom of Denmark
24. Kingdom of Denmark territories - Faroe islands, Greenland;
25. United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
26. British overseas territories - Bermuda, Cayman Islands, British Virgin Islands, Falkland Islands, Turks and Caicos Islands, Gibraltar;
27. British dependant territories - Guernsey, Jersey, Isle of Man;
28. Commonwealth of Dominica
29. Republic of El Salvador
30. Republic of Ecuador
31. Kingdom of Spain
32. Republic of Estonia
33. Republic of Turkey
34. Turkmenistan
35. Japan
36. Irish Republic
37. Iceland
38. State of Israel
39. Italian Republic
40. Canada
41. State of Qatar
42. Republic of Cyprus
43. Republic of Colombia
44. Republic of Korea
45. Republic of Costa Rica
46. Republic of Latvia
47. Republic of Lithuania
48. Lebanese Republic
49. Principality of Liechtenstein
50. Grand Duchy of Luxembourg
51. Republic of Mauritius
52. Malaysia
53. Republic of Malta
54. United Mexican States
55. Principality of Monaco
56. Republic of Moldova
57. Montenegro
58. Kingdom of the Netherlands
59. Kingdom of Netherlands territories - Aruba, the Netherlands Antilles;
60. Kingdom of Norway
61. Sultanate of Oman
62. Republic of Panama
63. Republic of Poland
64. Portuguese Republic
65. Republic of Romania
66. Russian Federation
67. Hellenic Republic
68. Republic of South Africa
69. Republic of San Marino
70. Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
71. French Republic
72. French Republic territories - French Polynesia, New Caledonia
73. Republic of Seychelles
74. Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
75. Republic of Serbia
76. Republic of Singapore
77. Slovak Republic
78. Republic of Slovenia
79. Republic of Armenia
80. Kingdom of Thailand
81. Republic of Tajikistan
82. Republic of Uzbekistan
83. Ukraine
84. Hungary
85. Republic of Finland
86. State of Kuwait
87. Kyrgyz Republic
88. Republic of Kazakhstan
89. Kingdom of Sweden
90. Swiss Confederation
91. Czech Republic
92. Holy See
93. Republic of Croatia
94. Republic of Honduras

The citizens of the member states of European Union can enter Georgia on the basis of travel document as well as the Identity Card issued by the EU member states.
Foreign nationals who are holders of the UNO's or its specialized agencies' travel documents (Laissez-Passer), can enter or stay in Georgia without visa for up to 90 days in any 180-days period. The rule of stay for 90 Days within any 180 Day periods will apply to those countries' nationals with whom Georgia has a bilateral and multilateral agreements and the period of stay is not defined in the agreement (nationals of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Republic of Belarus, Republic of Armenia, Republic of Tajikistan, Republic of Moldova, Republic of Uzbekistan, Ukraine, Republic of Kirgizstan).
The law about foreigners and those having no Georgian citizenship will take effect from 1 September. As per the law, the term of being in Georgia without visa has reduced and will be 90 instead of 360. All types of visa will be 50 USD. Obtaining a visa will be possible only at Georgia’s diplomatic representative locations. Visas will be issued on the state border only in ‘’special cases’’ that will be determined by the government.

სხვა სიახლეები
Majority session underway behind closed doors in Parliament
The majority session is being held behind closed doors in the Parliament.
President calls on MPs not to use violence on political process
Do not use violence on the political process with your vote buttons, - President Giorgi Margvelashvili thus addressed the MPs of the parliamentary majority.
Parliament unanimously adopts draft amendments to Constitution of Georgia in the first reading
The Parliament unanimously adopted the draft amendments to the Constitution of Georgia with 115 votes in the first reading. The new edition of the Constitutional Law on the Autonomous Republic of Adjara was supported by 115 votes as well.
Coalition for Euro-Atlantic Georgia demands suspension of the accelerated process of adoption of constitution
The Coalition for Euro-Atlantic Georgia considers it appropriate to suspend the accelerated process of adoption of the constitution and to engage qualified experts working on the issues defense and security in the constitutional commission.
Archil Talakvadze: I do not know if “absurd” is the word that should be used by the NGO sector in its reports
According to parliamentary majority leader Archil Talakvadze, non-governmental organizations have been actively involved in the discussion of constitutional amendments and considerable part of their remarks has been taken into view.
The NGOs wanted to continue political negotiations, but we could not see any sense in it - Tamar Chugoshvili
The NGOs wanted to continue political negotiations, but we could not see any sense in it, - Parliament Vice-Speaker Tamar Chugoshvili said.
The government wants to call the will of only one party a constitution - Ana Nacvlishvili
The government wants to call the will of only one party a constitution, - Ana Nacvlishvili, head of the Young Lawyers’ Association, said when commenting on the ruling party's decision on the electoral system.
Parliament Vice-Speaker describes the opposition’s decision not to participate in the discussion of the constitution as "pity"
The process of development of the constitution was hard. A lot of compromises have been made, including inside the team and with many parties, - Parliament Vice-Speaker Tamar Chugoshvili said.
We will provide information about the decisions made by the ruling party on the electoral system to the Venice Commission - Mikheil Benidze
We will provide information about the decisions made by the ruling party on the electoral system to all international organizations, including the Venice Commission, - Mikheil Benidze, the head of the Fair Elections and International Society for Democracy, told journalists.
That is why the constitutional majority in the hands of one party is dangerous - Davit Usupashvili
Today we see the constitutional majority in action; that is why the constitutional majority in the hands of one party is dangerous, - the former Chairman of the Parliament, Davit Usupashvili, said on Palitranews.
You lied to the Venice Commission - Giga Bokeria
The Georgian Dream government will enter the history textbooks as a government that no country should have, - Giga Bokeria, one of the leaders of the minority, addressed the majority of the Georgian Dream during the discussion of the amendments planned in the Constitution.
European Georgia not to take part in the discussion of constitutional amendments
We are leaving the hall and we will allow the majority to quietly adopt the changes that are supported by only one party, - Davit Bakradze, leader of European Georgia, said yesterday at an extraordinary session of the Parliament where constitutional amendments were discussed in the first hearing.
The insulting statements of the Chairman of the Parliament do not cause irritation of the President or his team members - Giorgi Abashishvili
Even the so-called scandalous insults cannot cover the political reality in which we are today, when the process destructs important state institutions, - said Giorgi Abashishvili, the Head of the Presidential Administration.
“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).