Georgia marks World Down Syndrome Day

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Visa-free Schengen travel for Georgia enters into force

28.03.2017 10:30 GMT

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Visa-free Schengen travel for Georgia has officially entered into force today.

Georgian wine awarded at ProWein 2017, Germany

24.03.2017 23:09 GMT

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Twenty-three Georgian wine companies are showcasing their goods at one of the world’s leading trade fairs for the wine and spirit industry – the ProWein Dusseldorf exhibition in Germany.

Military exercise 'Noble partner - 2017' to be held in Georgia in July

20.03.2017 23:09 GMT

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The multi-national military exercise "Noble partner - 2017" under the motto "Strength through Partnership" will be held for the third time in Georgia in late July 2017.

Tbilisi to host European Youth Fencing Championship

20.03.2017 22:30 GMT

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A six-day tournament will be held in the Olympic park Digomi on June 11-17.

Average monthly salary increases in Georgia, surpasses 1,000 GEL

18.03.2017 08:58 GMT

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People are earning more money in Georgia than before, show the latest quarterly figures from the National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat).

Yildirim to visit Georgia

16.03.2017 09:47 GMT

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Turkish Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım will pay a one-day visit to Georgia on March 15, according to Turkish Prime Ministry sources.

Top Georgian literature showcased at London Book Fair

16.03.2017 09:40 GMT

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Up to 100 translations of Georgian books published abroad are presented at the national stand, said the Georgian National Book Centre.

Georgian police detain Azerbaijani citizen over keeping firearms

14.03.2017 12:00 GMT

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Law enforcers detained the mentioned persons in Gardabani when they were moving in the vehicle.

Georgian embassy in Azerbaijan issues statement amid riots in Batumi

13.03.2017 14:46 GMT

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Arrest of 6 offenders was followed by street protest, which later transformed into massive act of vandalism.

Georgian startups to spread into Iran, develop business activities

10.03.2017 22:04 GMT

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Georgian startups will now able to enter the Iranian market of 80 million consumers and develop new businesses in Iran.

Official Journal of EU publishes legislation on visa waiver for Georgia

09.03.2017 17:46 GMT

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Georgian citizens will be able to travel to any of the Schengen Zone countries visa-free in just 20 days.

Georgian, Italian Prime Ministers meet in Rome

09.03.2017 09:20 GMT

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Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni says that a new stage in Georgian-Italian cooperation has begun in response to Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili’s visit to Rome.

Georgia and Greece agree to develop cooperation

08.03.2017 11:02 GMT

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The Foreign Ministers of Georgia and Greece discussed "increasing bilateral relations” between the two nations.

Georgia exports over 8m bottles of wine to 32 countries

07.03.2017 16:02 GMT

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Georgia has sold $40.1million worth of alcoholic beverages in January-February 2017.

Georgian PM proposes to establish Office of Media Ombudsman

07.03.2017 09:39 GMT

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Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili announces plans to establish a Media Ombudsman in the country.

Foreign Ministry: Georgia unable to accommodate EU migrants

06.03.2017 16:58 GMT

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Georgia’s Foreign Ministry says it is not feasible to take in migrants given the current difficulties faced by the country.

ECHR suspends Supreme Court’s decision on Rustavi 2 case until March 8

06.03.2017 11:14 GMT

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The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has temporarily suspended the enforcement of the March 2 verdict of the Georgian Supreme Court regarding the ownership of broadcasting company Rustavi 2.

Rustavi 2 staff will keep their jobs, says major shareholder

04.03.2017 09:44 GMT

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Current Director General of one of Georgia’s largest private broadcasters, Rustavi 2 has offered to purchase the company's shares from its major shareholder Kibar Khalvashi.

Georgia may provide its infrastructure to NATO

03.03.2017 10:23 GMT

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Georgia is ready to provide its infrastructure for NATO's exercises in the Black Sea.

Georgia sees almost 25 percent growth in tourist flow

02.03.2017 08:56 GMT

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755,080 international travellers (tourists, transit, other) visited Georgia in the first two months of 2017 – 10.5 percent more compared to the same period in 2016.

Children with disabilities to be provided with school buses in Georgia

01.03.2017 09:18 GMT

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The mini-buses will serve not only children with special needs but those engaged in City Hall’s parasport centre.

Georgian rescuers save a life of injured French tourist

28.02.2017 09:48 GMT

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A special rescue operation was conducted in the afternoon by the Georgian emergency service staff to save a life of a female French tourist who received injures while skiing on the Caucasus Range.

Georgia to discuss prospects of reforming the army

27.02.2017 09:15 GMT

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The Georgian Defense Ministry will soon hold a series of reforms of the armed forces.

Online libraries to launch across Tbilisi in April

25.02.2017 09:59 GMT

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The books will be downloadable with the help of QR codes.

Campaign to break down stereotypes on disability launched in Georgia

23.02.2017 09:41 GMT

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UNICEF Georgia is launching a social change campaign tomorrow to address stigmas against people with disabilities in Georgian society.

New Georgian app ‘Traktor’ helps farmers increase yield

21.02.2017 10:57 GMT

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Farmers in Georgia and other emerging markets are now able to get useful agricultural tips and support via new online and mobile application ‘Traktor’.

Two declared innocent after 11 years in prison in Georgia

20.02.2017 15:30 GMT

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Four years after the murder, Gvichiani and Chemia were accused, convicted and sentenced to life imprisonment.

Georgia to repair roads to Azerbaijan and Armenia

20.02.2017 10:09 GMT

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The Georgian authorities are going to repair the highway leading to the borders with Armenia and Azerbaijan.

Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia II makes first statement on scandal around poisoning

18.02.2017 11:10 GMT

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"The story with Father Giorgi is strange and not normal."

Georgian climate laws to align with EU standards

17.02.2017 10:27 GMT

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Georgia is taking action to bring its climate laws in line with European Union (EU) standards.

Terrorist detained at Batumi airport

16.02.2017 12:27 GMT

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A US citizen sentenced in his absence in Uzbekistan for terrorism has been remanded at the Batumi international airport.

Interpol officer wounded at shelling in Tbilisi

16.02.2017 10:48 GMT

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Car with Interpol officers was shot in Tbilisi at Shatberashvili street.

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