Nov 28 2013 - 12:12
Georgian Chief Mufti Jemal Paksadzeh has thanked Georgian ex-Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili, incumbent Prime Minister Irakly Garibashvili and the administration of the Adigen District for restoring the minaret in Chela (Georgia), News Georgia reports.The minaret was taken down on August 26, provoking major outrage.
Nov 25 2013 - 20:15
The government of Georgia has submitted seven new ambassadors to Germany, Bulgaria, China, Iran, Japan, Jordan and Uzbekistan to President Georgi Margvelashvili for approval.After the new constitutional provisions entered into force on November 17, the Georgian parliament was excluded from the process of approving ambassadors. Under the new rules, the President will appoint and dismiss ambassadors submitted by the government, Georgia Online reports.
Nov 25 2013 - 17:49
The data published today by the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Center (VTsIOM) say that the majority of Russians expect Russian-Georgian relations to improve after the presidential elections in that country and George Margvelashvili's victory.
Nov 25 2013 - 17:21
Chief Prosecutor of Adjara Levan Gzirishvili left his post. As he left, he said that he was offered to work as a private prosecutor, but he refused and resigned. "I was contacted and told that there is a new team, there are new plans in which I will not be involved. It was offered to me to continue to work elsewhere in ordinary office of the prosecutor, if I have such a desire. I refused and wrote a letter of resignation. Good luck”, Gzirishvili said, Georgia Online reports.
Nov 20 2013 - 14:21
About 40,000 addresses have experienced a power cut in Georgia's Imereti, Samegrelo and Adjara, Trend reports.About 50,000 addresses experienced it at 9.00 am. Power was restored for about 10,000 addresses by 12.00 pm.About 40,000 addresses have experienced a power cut in Georgia's Imereti, Samegrelo and Adjara, Trend reports.
Nov 18 2013 - 20:12
Peter Lyukimson, Israel, exclusively to VK The Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs of Israel, Faina Kirshenbaum (Yisrael Beiteinu), and the Minister of Internal Affairs of Georgia, Irakli Garibashvili, signed in Tbilisi an agreement on a visa-free regime between the two countries. The signing ceremony was also attended by the Israeli ambassador to Georgia, Yuval Fuchs. The agreement will enter into force after ratification by the parliaments of both countries.
Nov 15 2013 - 09:22
Last night, the trade unions of Georgian railway workers decided to end the strike they started yesterday, Trend reports.The administration agreed to fulfill their demands for payments for overworking, end-of-year bonuses, additional payments for employment history and achievements.