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Georgian citizens' debts to be annulled

The bank debt of over 600,000 Georgian citizens, including those on a so-called ‘black list’ will be written-off, Georgian Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze said. "Almost 95% of debts of the …

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4th Green Festival kicks off in Tbilisi

Today, the 4th Green Festival kicked off in Tbilisi. At the event, the environmental problems of the Georgian capital will be discussed. In the program of the first day of the festival, there are an urban sketch event (city sketches) …

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Georgian citizen killed in Sweden

A dismembered body of a Georgian citizen was found in Sweden's Kalix on the bank of the river, local media reports.  The detained suspect said that it was a murder of self-preservation. Georgia's Ministry of …

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Military hospital opens in Georgia's Kutaisi

A new military hospital for servicemen and their families was in Georgia’s Kutaisi, the Georgian Defence Ministry said on its website. The total cost of the project was four million GEL, of which 1.70 million was spent on …

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Georgian exports increase by 24.5%

Georgia's external merchandise trade (excluding non-declared trade) amounted to $10 305.9 million in January-October 2018, 20.5% higher year-on-year, according to Sakstat. The value of export increased by 24.5% reaching $2 751 …

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 Georgia to elect president on November 28

The second round of Georgia’s presidential elections will be held on November 28 by the decision of the Central Election Commission said, adding that this day was declared a public holiday in Georgia. Voters will have to decide …

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Indian airline Indigo to launch Delhi-Tbilisi flights

The largest Indian low cost airline Indigo will launch flights between India and Georgia starting from February 2019, TAV Georgia, the sole operator of Tbilisi and Batumi International Airports, reported. [A second meeting was held at] …

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 Georgian sentenced to 290 years in prison in Greece

Three members of a migrant trafficking ring were handed prison sentences ranging from 36 to 290 years in Greece. According to the case file, the three suspects were involved in 9 trafficking operations in which they illegally …

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Georgian Military Road opened for all types of transport

Traffic of all types of vehicles along the Georgian Military Road, which connects Russia with the countries of the South Caucasus, was open, the North Ossetia EMERCOM reported. The statement says that as of 13:15 (MSK) in connection …

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Military aerodrome to be built at Vaziani base

Georgia intends to build a military aerodrome at the Vaziani military base near Tbilisi, Georgian Defence Minister Levan Izoria said following the talks with a commander of the United States Transportation …

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Turkey's Kars hit by 3.3-magnitude earthquake

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.3 points has occurred in the Turkish province of Kars this morning, the Georgian Seismic Monitoring National Center reported. The earthquake was registered 30 km of the Georgian order at 09:39 Tbilisi …

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Two earthquakes hit western Georgia

Two earthquakes have struck Georgia with 3-minutes interval this morning, Georgia's Seismic Monitoring National Center reported. The first earthquake took place in Martgajina village, 14 kilometers south-east from Oni town …

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2,9-magnitude quake hits Tbilisi

A minor, 2,9-magnitude earthquake occurred in Tbilisi today, InterPressNews reported. Zurab Javakhishvili, professor of Ilia State University Earth Scientists Institute, told InterPressNews that aftershocks were felt at …

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