Two tourists saved in snowy mountain rescue in Georgia

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3 out of 9 lost tourists in Georgia found safe

08.07.2017 11:05 GMT

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Three Israeli tourists lost in the historic province of Khevsureti in the mountains of east Georgia have been found safe.

Georgian President pardons 170 prisoners

07.07.2017 10:43 GMT

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Georgia’s President Giorgi Margvelashvili has pardoned 170 inmates, head of the Pardon Commission Zviad Koridze said.

Kakha Kaladze’s candidacy for Tbilisi mayor approved

01.07.2017 16:34 GMT

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The "Georgian Dream" party approved the vice-premier and the minister of energy of Georgia Kakha Kaladze’s candidacy to the post of Tbilisi mayor, APA reports.

US Vice President to visit Georgia

30.06.2017 10:13 GMT

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The United States (US) Vice President Mike Pence will pay a visit to Georgia, the White House said.

Prisoner performs at electronic music contest in Georgia

27.06.2017 12:07 GMT

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A prisoner has been given the opportunity to perform his own work at an electronic music awarding ceremony in Tbilisi.

31-year-old Azerbaijani appointed adviser to Georgian state minister

24.06.2017 10:01 GMT

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31-year-old Ayaz Mammadov has been appointed Advisor to the Georgian state minister on issues of reconciliation and civil equality.

Monarchy in Georgia will create problems - Vakhtang Khmaladze

20.06.2017 10:21 GMT

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"This will lead to disputes over who should rule the country."

Parliament ratifies Georgia-Europol deal on joint activities

16.06.2017 09:15 GMT

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The Parliament of Georgia ratified an agreement between Georgia and Europol which refers partnership to fight cross-border crime and terrorism.

Georgian Prime Minister unveils cultural centre in Mtskheta

15.06.2017 09:35 GMT

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Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has opened a new medical centre in Mtskheta today.

JICA to open its office in Tbilisi

12.06.2017 17:37 GMT

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The president of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) Shinichi Kitaoka will open office in Tbilisi.

Georgia bans sale of agricultural land to foreign nationals

08.06.2017 20:03 GMT

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Georgia banned the sale of agricultural land to foreign nationals, the country’s prime minister, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, said at the government session on Thursday, APA’s Georgia bureau reported.

EU intends to abolish roaming fee for Georgia and five others

08.06.2017 10:43 GMT

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The European Union (EU) plans to abolish roaming fee for its six allies from the Eastern Partnership, for Georgia, Ukraine, Azerbaijan, Armenia, Moldova and Belarus.

Social campaign assisting vulnerable families kicks off in Tbilisi

07.06.2017 10:11 GMT

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A new social campaign "This Way it’s Easier” has officially kicked off in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi.

Georgia earns $55m by exporting over 24m bottles of wine

05.06.2017 16:50 GMT

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Georgia exported 24.75 million bottles of wine to 41 countries from January to May 2017, adding $55.52 million to the economy.

Tbilisi to host Silk Road Forum in November

03.06.2017 09:25 GMT

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This will be the second Silk Road Forum that will be held in Tbilisi.

Helicopter piloting courses available in Georgia for first time

31.05.2017 12:22 GMT

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For the first time in the education history of Georgia, young enthusiasts will be able to learn how to pilot a helicopter.

NATO says it’s not planning to deploy forces in Georgian ports

30.05.2017 14:16 GMT

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NATO Deputy Secretary General Rose Gottemoeller has said in the current stage the Alliance is not planning to deploy its forces in Georgian ports.

Five arrested in Georgia for identity theft

30.05.2017 10:31 GMT

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Five people have been arrested in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi and the city of Gori today for identity theft and fraudulent activities.

NATO PA’s spring session kicks off in Tbilisi

29.05.2017 11:31 GMT

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The plenary meeting of NATO Parliamentary Assembly’s spring session kicked off in Tbilisi on May 29.

Man dies after being hit by freight train in Georgia

29.05.2017 10:06 GMT

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Man died after being hit by a freight train in Lanchkhuti district of Georgia.

45 eco-migrant families to receive homes in rural Georgia

26.05.2017 12:34 GMT

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45 families who moved away from their home areas due to landslide risk, earthquakes or other natural disasters will soon become the owners of new houses in different parts of Georgia.

Construction of Georgia's Anaklia port starts on November 15

25.05.2017 10:02 GMT

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The first phase of construction of a deep sea port in Anaklia will start on November 15.

South Korea gifts 5 vehicles to Georgia

24.05.2017 17:35 GMT

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The South Korean government has gifted five mini-buses to the Georgian Government.

Georgia to host European rafting championship

22.05.2017 10:11 GMT

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Over 300 athletes will vie for European champion title in Borzhom ravine.

Georgian wines land major honours at 2017 Decanter Awards

20.05.2017 09:34 GMT

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Wines produced by Georgian companies collected some of the major awards at this year’s Decanter World Wine Awards, with the prestigious international competition concluding this month.

New Tbilisi Zoo embraces its first wolves and bears

19.05.2017 12:18 GMT

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Caucasian bears and wolves will be the very first guests of the new Tbilisi Zoo in Georgia’s capital of Tbilisi from now on.

Georgian inmates stage theatre show in Tbilisi

17.05.2017 16:23 GMT

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The staging was presented to the audience that also included Chairman of the Parliament of Georgia Irakli Kobakhidze and government members.

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.

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