Opinion poll shows majority supports Saakashvili and his policies

The majority of the Georgian population, 67 percent, supports Georgian president Mikheil Saakashvili and his policies, according to an opinion poll conducted by the American analytic company Greenberg Quinlan Rosner, News-Georgia reports. 28 percent were against the policies of Saakashvilli.
 
From those respondents who were familiar with the Constitutional reforms strengthening the role of the prime minister, 76 percent supported the new constitution. 18 percent were against it.
 
The company conducted the opinion poll in Georgia in late September - early October, using a sample of 1,200 people. The opposition Labour Party of Georgia has called for the results of the poll not to be trusted. 

125 views


More Georgia News

Garibashvili meets with US congressmen

Garibashvili meets with US congressmen

Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili has met with a US Congress delegation headed by Peter Roskam. The two sides discussed issues of cooperation between the two countries.

Garibashvili thanks countries for help

Garibashvili thanks countries for help

Georgia's Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili has thanked all the countries which helped for their solidarity with Georgia as the country recovers from a devastating flash flood. "I was informed that a Saudi Prince is

Saudi Prince donates $300,000 to disaster victims in Tbilisi

Saudi Prince donates $300,000 to disaster victims in Tbilisi

Saudi Prince Al-Waleed Bin Talal bin Abdulaziz al Saud has donated $300,000 to help the Tbilisi disaster victims. "We are closely watching developments following the disaster in the Vere Gorge in Tbilisi. We would like to express

Berdimuhamedov becomes honorary member of Georgian Academy of Sciences

Berdimuhamedov becomes honorary member of Georgian Academy of Sciences

President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has became a honorary member of the Georgian National Academy of Sciences. According to the Director General of the National Library, Giorgi Kekelidze, the assignment

 Berdymuhamedov’s unexpected visit to Tbilisi

Berdymuhamedov’s unexpected visit to Tbilisi

Turkmenistan is examining Georgia's transit possibilities

Alexander Kvitashvili resigns as Ukrainian health minister

Alexander Kvitashvili resigns as Ukrainian health minister

Ukrainian Health Minister Alexander Kvitashvili made a statement on his resignation from his post. "I just want to tell all my respected deputies, so that they don’t

Georgians proud of their president

Georgians proud of their president

The Georgian sector of Facebook is talking today about a civil act committed by  the Georgian President. “I was on my way to work when something quite interesting caught my eye. What I saw might be out of character

Berdimuhamedov meets with President and Prime Minister of Georgia

Berdimuhamedov meets with President and Prime Minister of Georgia

The presidents of Georgia and Turkmenistan Giorgi Margvelashvili and Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov held talks today in Tbilisi. The Turkmen leader stressed the role of his Georgian counterpart in the deepening of bilateral relations.

Turkmen President arrives in Tbilisi

Turkmen President arrives in Tbilisi

Turkmen President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov has arrived in Georgia. He was met by Georgian Foreign Minister Tamar Beruchashvili, the Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Giorgi Kvirikashvili, the head of the presidential administration David Pataraya, presidential

Georgia uses key rate against inflation

Georgia uses key rate against inflation

The National Bank of Georgia increased its key policy rate from 5% to 5.5% and predicted further gradual tightening of the monetary policy in the course of this year. "The monetary policy decision is based on the macroeconomic forecast,

more Georgia News