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Georgia abolishes ministry of sport and two others

Georgia's Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze has announced changes planned for the cabinet as part of his plan to reduce administrative costs in the state bureaucracy. The Ministry of Culture and Sport will be …

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Marathon to kick off in Tbilisi

Tomorrow, a marathon will be held in Tbilisi. A relevant message is published on the website of the mayor's office. "The marathon will start at the Vake Park and finish at Liberty Square, so the routes of the buses running from …

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 Secretary of State post may be created in Georgia

Georgia’s ruling party ‘Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia’ is considering the introduction of the Secretary of State post in the country. The parliamentarians noted that this issue has not been finalized yet, but if …

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New face of Georgian politics to become Finance Minister

A new face of Georgian politics, living in the US, will presumably be appointed to the post of Finance Minister in the reshuffled Cabinet, InterPressNews reported. According to the information, obtained by InterPressNews, the future …

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Georgia's parliament approves new government

Mamuka Bakhtadze as Georgia's Prime Minister and his cabinet of ministers was approved yesterday by 99 votes against 6 in the 150-seat parliament. The legislative body has also granted a vote of confidence to the …

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What will Georgia face under PM Bakhtadze?

Candidate for Georgia's Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze has presented the governmental program ‘Freedom, fast development, prosperity.’ In his speech Bakhtadze talked about how his new government sees …

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Georgia's police staff salaries to be increased

Acting Interior Minister of Georgia Giorgi Gakharia said that his body is launching a new project which envisages gifting flats to police staff in Tbilisi, Batumi, Kutaisi, Zugdidi and Rustavi. "The project will …

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Georgia to decrease three more ministries

The Georgian Dream ruling party candidate for Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze said at today’s briefing that the number of ministries will decrease from 14 to 11, which will make government activity more effective and save …

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OSCE delegation to visit Baku, Yerevan and Tbilisi

A group of 25 Permanent Representatives to the OSCE will be traveling to Baku, Yerevan and Tbilisi from 18 to 22 June 2018, according to a message from OSCE. "In all three countries, the ambassadors will meet with …

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Lightning kills elderly cattleman in Guria

An elderly man became a victim of lightning in the mountain village of Bakhmaro of the Chohataur municipality (Guria region), the media reports. According to the press service of the municipality of Chohatauri, the deceased is …

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Money and phones stolen from store in Tbilisi

Four young men robbed the appliance store  Beko located in the center of Tbilisi, the local media reports. The crime was committed in the shop on Vazha-Pshavela Avenue. Several minors got there in the morning, when the store was …

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Police chief killed in Georgia’s Adjara region

The police chief of one of the villages of Kobuleti, in the Georgian Adjara region, has been killed late last night.  According to the neighbors, the police chief was killed by a resident of the same village, APA reported citing …

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Foreign child beaten to death in Batumi

A 4-year-old child was beaten to death in Batumi, the press service of Georgia's  Ministry of Internal Affairs said. The tragic case happened on June 13. It is known that the child was beaten by a person familiar with …

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