Three suspects killed in anti-terrorist operation in Tbilisi

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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.

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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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

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

One of the world's oldest women lives in Georgia

16.02.2017 09:25 GMT

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One of the world's oldest women lives in Martvili, Georgia's west.

Georgian skiers to compete at world championships in Switzerland

15.02.2017 11:50 GMT

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Five Georgian athletes will compete among hundreds of skiers from around the world at the ongoing Alpine World Ski Championships in St. Moritz, Switzerland this week.

Georgian patriarch undergoes surgery

13.02.2017 17:51 GMT

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The procedure was successful.

US to build military base in Georgia

13.02.2017 10:44 GMT

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US will built a military training center in Georgia upon analog of base in the German Hohenfelse where soldiers are trained before being sent to the NATO mission in Afghanistan.

Georgia and Belarus seek to increase trade and economic cooperation

11.02.2017 10:45 GMT

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Georgia and Belarus are discussing ways to improve ties in manufacturing, agricultural and food production – three of the largest sectors of cooperation between the two countries.

Illuminated zebra crossings to promote road safety in Tbilisi

09.02.2017 09:31 GMT

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Illuminated pedestrian crossings are popping up in suburbs all over Georgia’s capital to bring attention to walkways and raise awareness of road safety in Tbilisi.

Margvelashvili wants to hold meeting with Putin

07.02.2017 17:19 GMT

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The relationship between Moscow and Tbilisi is currently based on 'strategic tolerance', and the meeting of two president is needed to improve situation, the Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili said.

Women may be recruited into army in Georgia

07.02.2017 11:59 GMT

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Georgia’s parliament has registered a bill on recruitment of women into the army.

Georgian police search for hunters who killed roe deer in national park

06.02.2017 09:23 GMT

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Rangers tried to rescue the wounded roe deer but the animal died hours later.

January inflation: Cost of food, transport rises in Georgia

04.02.2017 11:37 GMT

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Last month prices increased 4.2 percent for food and non-alcoholic beverages.

Georgia detains five on charges of stealing oil from Baku-Supsa pipeline

02.02.2017 17:52 GMT

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Five people have been detained in Georgia on charges of stealing oil from the Baku-Supsa pipeline, APA cited the Georgian Interior Ministry as saying on Thursday.

European Parliament approves visa-free travel for Georgian citizens

02.02.2017 15:45 GMT

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The European Parliament (EP) voted in favor of visa-free travel for Georgian citizens to the Schengen Area at a plenary session today.

Norwegian company to build HPP in Georgia

01.02.2017 12:13 GMT

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Georgia has selected Clean Energy Group Georgia to build and operate the new Namakhvani hydroelectric power plant (HPP) in the country’s west.

Georgia appoints new ambassadors to Canada, Kazakhstan, South Korea

01.02.2017 11:24 GMT

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Georgia has three new ambassadors to represent the country in three foreign nations.

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