Military hardware for Noble Partner drills arrives in Georgia

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Levan Bodzashvili appointed Georgia's acting National Security Service chief

04.10.2016 09:23 GMT

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Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has signed an order to appoint Levan Bodzashvili the acting Secretary of National Security Council of Georgia, Interfax reports.

PACE to observe parliamentary election in Georgia

03.10.2016 15:44 GMT

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A 27-member delegation of the PACE, led by Emanuelis Zingeris from Lithuania, will be in Georgia Oct. 6-9 to observe the parliamentary election.

Gunman attacks Georgia’s ex-defense minister at meeting with voters

03.10.2016 11:49 GMT

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Georgia’s former Defense Minister Irakliy Okruashvili said after the incident that his bodyguard and an activist of his election team were taken to hospital.

Georgian Dream members hospitalised after alleged assault by UNM activists

03.10.2016 09:14 GMT

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The incident took place at about 21:00 on October 1 in Didinedzi Village in the Zugdidi district of Georgia’s western Samegrelo region.

Georgia introduces German model of education

01.10.2016 09:50 GMT

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Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili is appealing to students to study at the country’s vocational institutions, which now offer "totally renewed” approaches and guaranteed employment after studies.

Pope Francis visits Georgia

30.09.2016 16:10 GMT

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Pope Francis started a two-day visit to Georgia on Friday afternoon, APA reported citing Civil Georgia, APA reports.

No prison for repeat marijuana users, says Constitutional Court of Georgia

30.09.2016 09:26 GMT

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Georgia's Court said the legal norm to send people to prison for repeated marijuana use of a small amount was unconstitutional and inhumane.

Margvelashvili urges Saakashvili to stop bringing tension to Georgia

28.09.2016 09:26 GMT

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Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili is calling on the country’s ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili to stay out of Georgia’s election environment and to not create tension, as he has no right getting involved.

Birdwatchers flock to Georgia to see annual migration

27.09.2016 09:36 GMT

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Birdwatchers from all over the world have come to Georgia to enjoy the International Birdwatching Festival in western Adjara region.

Bad weather causes landslides in Georgia’s western Adjara region

26.09.2016 11:12 GMT

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Georgia’s western Adjara region in the Black Sea area is reviewing the damage caused by bad weather last night.

Winter is coming: Georgia gets its first dusting of snow

25.09.2016 00:36 GMT

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Summer has not long departed but one part of Georgia is turning white with snow.

Council of Europe: Prison conditions improving in Georgia

24.09.2016 09:09 GMT

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The Committee of Ministers in the Council of Europe said the current Georgian Government had addressed the issue of prison overcrowding.

EU unlikely to ease travel rules for Georgia before October vote

23.09.2016 15:02 GMT

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Voters in EU states have grown extremely wary of immigration after some 1.3 million migrants reached the bloc in 2015.

Over 300 delegates join global tax meeting in Tbilisi

22.09.2016 09:10 GMT

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Georgia’s capital Tbilisi is preparing to host hundreds of top officials at a special meeting in November to discuss tax-related risks and exchange information for tax purposes.

Tbilisi celebrates World Car Free Day this week

21.09.2016 10:00 GMT

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Hundreds of citizens of Georgia's capital Tbilisi are encouraged to reduce pollution and noise of the sprawling city for one day by leaving their cars at home this Thursday.

Germany offers €7m to rehabilitate Batumi’s water systems

20.09.2016 09:20 GMT

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Germany is stepping up its financial support for Georgia by pledging millions of Euro to improve the water systems in the country’s Black Sea resort town Batumi.

Tbilisi Photo Festival attracts world talent

17.09.2016 09:09 GMT

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Individual and group exhibitions will also feature works by artists from Poland, Turkey and Georgia.

Georgia's Health Minister elected to WHO’s executive board

16.09.2016 09:05 GMT

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Georgia’s Minister of Health, Labour and Social Affairs David Sergeenko has been elected as a new member of the Executive Board of the World Health Organisation (WHO).

Georgian Foreign Minister to discuss visa liberalisation in Strasbourg

14.09.2016 10:05 GMT

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Georgia’s Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze left for Strasbourg to meet European Union (EU) and European Parliament (EP) officials and discuss the country’s visa liberalisation perspectives.

Georgia restores Russian gas supply in Armenia

14.09.2016 09:21 GMT

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Georgia has restored the supply of Russian gas to Armenia.

Georgia announces new Ambassador to U.S., after elections

10.09.2016 10:02 GMT

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Georgia will soon have a new ambassador to the United States (US).

Georgia: Two ministers must resign ahead of October vote

09.09.2016 10:18 GMT

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Two Georgian cabinet ministers must step down from their official roles after being named on a party list that confirms their participation in the October 8 Parliamentary Elections.

Inmates in Georgia offered chance to gain bachelor degrees

09.09.2016 09:32 GMT

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For the first time in Georgia’s history inmates serving in correctional facilities could be given the chance to get a tertiary degree.

Georgia simplifies import duty tax

07.09.2016 17:36 GMT

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To promote ease of doing business in Georgia, the Government is further simplifying duty tax rules for imported goods.

US may establish military base in Georgia

07.09.2016 10:22 GMT

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Georgian parliament speaker David Usupashvili supports deployment of US military base in Georgia.

Tbilisi to host North Atlantic Council meeting

07.09.2016 09:49 GMT

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A delegation of the North Atlantic Council will visit Georgia on September 7-8 in accordance with the decisions of the Warsaw NATO Summit, Georgia-Online reported.

August inflation: Cost of food increases in Georgia

07.09.2016 09:31 GMT

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Georgia’s monthly inflation rate rose 0.4 percent in August 2016, says the National Statistics Office of Georgia.

Georgian Dream to observers: UNM plans to disrupt pre-election environment

06.09.2016 09:14 GMT

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UNM led the Government of Georgian from 2003 to 2012 before it was defeated by the Georgian Dream coalition.

European parliament committee backs visa-free travel for Georgia

05.09.2016 21:29 GMT

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The European Parliament's Committee on Civil Liberties, Justice and Home Affairs approved a visa-free travel deal with Georgia and Kosovo.

Johannes Hahn: Georgia will receive visa liberalisation this year

05.09.2016 09:16 GMT

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European Union (EU) Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn is confident Georgia will be granted visa liberalisation this year.

German FM: “I will do what I can“ for Georgia’s visa liberalisation

02.09.2016 09:39 GMT

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Germany's Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has declared his continued support for Georgia’s visa liberalisation with the European Union.

U.S. military equipment shipped to Georgia for agile spirit drills

01.09.2016 09:17 GMT

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Two-week military exercises, Agile Spirit 2016, will be held at a firing range close to the town of Akhaltsikhe in Samtskhe-Javakheti region of Georgia.

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