Two tourists saved in snowy mountain rescue in Georgia

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Georgia and Europol sign partnership agreement to tackle cross-border crime

05.04.2017 10:38 GMT

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Georgia and Europol will be partners to fight cross-border crime and terrorism.

Tbilisi Zoo to receive first tiger since 2015 flood

03.04.2017 10:02 GMT

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Tbilisi Zoo is preparing to welcome 14 new animals donated by three European zoos this Monday.

East Georgia village school upgraded with computer facilities, language lab

31.03.2017 09:40 GMT

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Pupils of Davitiani village in Georgia’s eastern region of Kakheti will now have access to interactive English lessons with the help of a newly furbished computer lab.

Georgia establishes family-type service for children with disabilities

30.03.2017 09:04 GMT

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A new specialised family-type service for children with severe disabilities has been established in Georgia’s third largest city of Kutaisi in the country’s west.

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.

Georgia marks World Down Syndrome Day

21.03.2017 21:49 GMT

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Georgia is joining in the annual, global social campaign to mark World Down Syndrome Day today.

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.

Violent clashes occur between police and demonstrators in Batumi

12.03.2017 12:31 GMT

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Clashes and uproar occurred between citizens and police officers in Batumi, Georgia, APA reports quoting Georgia’s Interior Ministry.

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.

EU lifts visa-requirements for Georgians

02.03.2017 00:19 GMT

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Georgian citizens will travel to the Schengen states visa-free in less than one month time, according to agenda.ge.

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.

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