Georgia: Armenia should not pin hopes on transit through Abkhazia

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Georgia receives about $106m in remittances in April 2017

16.05.2017 10:50 GMT

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Georgia received 11.6 percent more in remittances in April of 2017 than the same time period last year.

New Wine Festival in Tbilisi

15.05.2017 11:04 GMT

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A traditional New Wine Festival was held in Tbilisi for the 8th time.

Georgian becomes Secretary General of UNWTO

13.05.2017 09:21 GMT

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Georgian Zurab Pololikashvili will be the Secretary General of the United Nations World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) from 2018-2021.

Italy, Georgia to promote dialogue on security issues next year

12.05.2017 09:32 GMT

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Bilateral relations between Georgia and Italy have become stronger in political, economic, social and cultural directions, says Italian Foreign Minister.

Georgian Interior Ministry to investigate accident at coalmine

11.05.2017 09:36 GMT

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The Georgian Interior Ministry will investigate the accident in the Mindeli coal mine in the Georgian town of Tkibuli, where several miners died after falling in one of the mines from a great height.

Georgian PM, US President meet at the White House

09.05.2017 10:38 GMT

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Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has met with the United States President Donald Trump at White House.

Tbilisi to host "New Wine Festival"

08.05.2017 16:42 GMT

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On May 13, Tbilisi will host annual traditional "New Wine Festival".

European School to open in Georgia

05.05.2017 16:45 GMT

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The school will be of regional significance.

Georgia exports 18m bottles of wine to 39 countries

05.05.2017 10:54 GMT

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Georgia exported 18.4 million bottles of wine to 39 countries from January to April 2017, adding $41.4 million to the economy.

EBRD, EU help Georgian companies grasp new trade opportunities

04.05.2017 09:40 GMT

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The EBRD has confirmed a loan of $100 million-equivalent in the Georgian national currency lari, to local TBC Bank yesterday.

World Bank to help Georgia to carry out reforms

03.05.2017 11:31 GMT

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The World Bank will provide Georgia with a loan of 47.2 million euros for economic development.

UN supports comprehensive tobacco-control legislation in Georgia

03.05.2017 09:37 GMT

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The United Nations (UN) welcomes the efforts of the Government and the Parliament of Georgia to address tobacco smoking – an issue on which Georgia is one of the worst performing countries.

Almost 30% percent more tourists visit Georgia in April

02.05.2017 10:40 GMT

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During the first four months of 2017 Georgia hosted 1,776,719 international travellers.

Almost 100 thousand people leave Georgia in 2016

01.05.2017 12:41 GMT

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According to the National Statistical Service, 3 million 718.2 thousand people live in Georgia, as of January 1, 2017, which is 0.1% less than a year earlier.

Georgia making progress in investigation of cybercrime

01.05.2017 11:51 GMT

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A multinational team of experts from France, Ireland, Romania and the United Kingdom coordinated the exercise.

Green economy strategy on Georgia’s to-do-list

29.04.2017 10:53 GMT

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Georgia is finding ways to better use its natural resources and financial capital to turn the country into a ‘green economy.’

New plant in western Georgia to employ 250 people

28.04.2017 10:15 GMT

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A new bentonite clay processing plant will be opened in Ozurgeti, Georgia’s Guria region within the state program ‘Produce in Georgia’.

Georgian ministry talks purchase of Iranian gas

28.04.2017 09:15 GMT

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The Iranian side expresses its readiness to supply gas to the Georgian market.

Georgia seeks to increase export of agricultural goods to Saudi Arabia

27.04.2017 12:12 GMT

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Strengthening the economic and trade relations between Georgia and Saudi Arabia is the main goal of a Georgian delegation’s official visit to the coun

Georgian man finds stranded bear cub, takes him to the Parliament

26.04.2017 23:54 GMT

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It's not only Russia where the bears walk the streets. An unusual visitor showed up in the office of the Georgian Parliament in Tbilisi on April 25. A small brown bear cub was brought to the parliament by a man who stumbled upon the animal on a road near Tbilisi.

EBRD pioneers issuance of Eurobonds in Georgian lari

25.04.2017 16:11 GMT

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The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has marked a historic milestone by issuing its first-ever Eurobond both denominated and settled in Georgian lari (GEL).

EIB to allocate €250M for road construction in Georgia

24.04.2017 14:40 GMT

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The East-West highway is the second largest transit corridor of Europe from France’s Brest city to Irkeshtam city of Kyrgyzstan.

New constitution proposed in Georgia

24.04.2017 09:29 GMT

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"We have developed a very sophisticated document though a broad engagement."

Georgian parliament approves demerit point system for drivers

22.04.2017 10:22 GMT

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The Georgian Parliament has approved traffic security legislation changes which will see a demerit points system be introduced in the country from July 1.

Hungarian Prime Minister pays official visit to Georgia

20.04.2017 09:28 GMT

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Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban will visit Georgia for a two-day official visit tomorrow.

Strong winds cause problems across Georgia’s Batumi

19.04.2017 12:24 GMT

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Strong winds on Tuesday evening caused a number of problems across Batumi, Georgia, destroying a bus stop and uprooting trees.

Georgian festivals awarded European body’s recognition

18.04.2017 09:49 GMT

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Two Georgian festivals have been recognised for their work by the European Festivals Association (EFA) by the organisation’s EFFE Festival Label, granting them further exposure to international audiences and companies.

New buses to connect railway station with students’ district in Georgia

17.04.2017 10:30 GMT

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Five brand-new buses have started operating on route 9 in the streets of Tbilisi from today connecting the central Railway Station with the outlying students’ district in Baghebi.

Germany offers €125m for Georgia’s electric transmission development

15.04.2017 10:37 GMT

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Germany is supporting Georgia in expanding its power network and modernising the infrastructure by providing €125 million in concession credit.

Georgia promotes study opportunities for foreigners

14.04.2017 09:50 GMT

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Georgia is among twenty countries participating in a three-day international educational fair with its debut "Study in Georgia” program in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

IMF allocates $285 mln to Georgia

13.04.2017 10:52 GMT

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The International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved $285.3 mln allocation to Georgia.

Penguins donated by twin-city Bristol arrive at Tbilisi zoo

13.04.2017 10:38 GMT

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Tbilisi Zoo is now home to a new group of South African penguins donated by twin-city Bristol, UK, as the Georgian capital’s zoo continues its restoration after the flood of 2015.

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