Giorgi Margvelashvili

Giorgi Margvelashvili
President of Georgia
 

 Tbilisi condemns London terrorist attack

Tbilisi condemns London terrorist attack

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili said he is deeply outraged by the terrorist attack in the centre of London late yesterday. Condemning all forms of terrorism he said Georgia stands in solidarity with the UK. …

Conflict Between Georgian Parliament, President Intensifies

Conflict Between Georgian Parliament, President Intensifies

The dispute over electing the president is likely to resurface in early April

 Georgi Margvelashvili: global problems must be solved on basis of international law

Georgi Margvelashvili: global problems must be solved on basis of international law

International law should be the basis for cooperation of states in solving global problems, for example, terrorism, the Georgian President Georgi Margvelashvili said, addressing the 5th Global Baku Forum, the correspondent of …

Baku hosts 5th Global Forum

Baku hosts 5th Global Forum

The 5th Global Baku Forum dedicated to the theme 'The future of international relations: Power and interests' opened in the capital of Azerbaijan today. Nearly 300 representatives from 53 countries will attend the forum. …

Georgia and Greece agree to develop cooperation

Georgia and Greece agree to develop cooperation

Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze met with the Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias, who is visiting Tbilisi today on his first ever official state visit to the country. The Foreign …

Belarus to help building ice arena in Bakuriani

Belarus to help building ice arena in Bakuriani

Belarus is ready to help Georgia to erect an ice arena and a biathlon stadium at the mountain ski resort Bakuriani, the Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said during the meeting with the Georgian President Giorgi …

Margvelashvili and Lukashenko hold talks in Minsk

Margvelashvili and Lukashenko hold talks in Minsk

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili and his Belarusian counterpart Alexander Lukashenko discussed in Minsk the prospects of bilateral cooperation in politics, trade, economy and culture. …

 Georgian President performs act of mercy

Georgian President performs act of mercy

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has granted a pardon to 157 prisoners, the chairman of the presidential commission for pardons, Zviad Koridze, said. According to him, the Pardon Commission had reviewed 890 …

Margvelashvili to visit Minsk on March 1-2

Margvelashvili to visit Minsk on March 1-2

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili will visit Belarus on March 1-2. Preparations for the visit have been agreed between the Foreign Ministries of the two countries. Margvelashvili will reportedly …

Georgia to discuss prospects of reforming the army

Georgia to discuss prospects of reforming the army

The Georgian Defense Ministry will soon hold a series of reforms of the armed forces. A corresponding order was made today by President Giorgi Margvelashvili to the National Security Council (NSC) of the country. "The armed forces …

NATO military committee to hold meeting in Georgia on March 2-3

NATO military committee to hold meeting in Georgia on March 2-3

NATO military committee, headed by General Petr Pavel, is going to hold a meeting in Tbilisi on March 2, this message was posted on the Georgian Defense Ministry's website. The committee will stay in Tbilisi for two …

Margvelashvili: Belarusian-Georgian relations get new impetus

Margvelashvili: Belarusian-Georgian relations get new impetus

The relations between Belarus and Georgia have acquired a new impetus, the Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili said According to him, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko's visit to Georgia in …

Georgian president to visit Baku

Georgian president to visit Baku

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili will arrive in Azerbaijan to take part in the 5th Global Forum to be held in Baku on March 16-17, the State Committee of Azerbaijan for Work with Diaspora said. Margvelashvili is …

Karen Karapetyan to pay official visit to Georgia

Karen Karapetyan to pay official visit to Georgia

Armenian Prime Minister Karen Karapetyan plans to lead a large delegation, which will pay an official visit to Georgia on February 23-24, the official website of the Armenian government said. The government …

GCC Secretary General arrives in Tbilisi

GCC Secretary General arrives in Tbilisi

Secretary General of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Dr. Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani arrived in Georgia. His visit will last until February 16. Al-Zayani will hold meetings with the Georgian …

Margvelashvili wants to hold meeting with Putin

Margvelashvili wants to hold meeting with Putin

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. …

 Zurab Abashidze appointed Georgian ambassador to Kazakhstan

Zurab Abashidze appointed Georgian ambassador to Kazakhstan

Former member of the opposition Free Democrats party, Zurab Abashidze, was appointed new Georgian Ambassador to Kazakhstan, according to a document signed by Georgia's President Giorgi …

Georgian leaders congratulate President Trump on inauguration day

Georgian leaders congratulate President Trump on inauguration day

Georgia's President Giorgi Margvelashvili and Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili have congratulated Donald Trump, the new President of the United States, on the inauguration day. In his …

Georgia celebrates National Flag Day

Georgia celebrates National Flag Day

Speaking today at an event celebrating National Flag Day, Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili said, "Raising a flag is a symbol of statehood and liberty and freedom of the people living in this state”. …

Israeli President arrives in Tbilisi

Israeli President arrives in Tbilisi

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin has arrived in Georgia with an official two-day visit, Georgia's foreign relations secretary at the president's administration, Tengiz Pkhaladze, said. "This …

Margvelashvili signs amendments to education law

Margvelashvili signs amendments to education law

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has signed amendments to the law "On General Education", according to which education in schools across the country can now be obtained remotely. …

Catholicos-Patriarch of Georgia celebrates 84th birthday

Catholicos-Patriarch of Georgia celebrates 84th birthday

Catholicos-Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia II is celebrating his 84th birthday today. Ilia II was born Irakli Ghudushauri-Shiolashvili. He was born in Vladikavkaz in 1933, graduated from the Moscow Theological Seminary in 1957 and …

Georgian President pardons 175 prisoners

Georgian President pardons 175 prisoners

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili pardoned 175 prisoners, the head of the President’s Pardon Commission Zviad Koridze said today at a special press conference. 122 inmates were released …

Georgian President promote domestic products

Georgian President promote domestic products

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili and the First Lady Maka Chuchua are calling the society to support Georgian products and buy only locally made goods. President and the First Lady joined the …

Margvelashvili to visit Belarus in 2017

Margvelashvili to visit Belarus in 2017

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili plans to visit Belarus in 2017, the website of Georgian presidential administration informed after the meeting between President and Foreign Minister of Belarus Vladimir …

Giorgi Margvelashvili expresses condolences over terrorist attacks in Ankara and Berlin

Giorgi Margvelashvili expresses condolences over terrorist attacks in Ankara and Berlin

The President of Georgia expresses condolences over the terrorist attacks in Ankara and Berlin, as well as over Zurich incident, presidential spokesperson Eka Mishveladze said at a press conference.  …

Estonian President to visit Georgia in 2017

Estonian President to visit Georgia in 2017

President of Estonia Kersti Kaljulaid plans to visit Georgia in 2017. This was announced after a meeting with her Georgian counterpart Giorgi Margvelashvili. Talks between of heads of states …

Margvelashvili promises to protect Georgians with disabilities

Margvelashvili promises to protect Georgians with disabilities

Today, Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili  published a statement on the occasion of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities. "The law of nature is that instead of a single …

Margvelashvili: Georgia counts on Trump#039s support

Margvelashvili: Georgia counts on Trump's support

Georgia expects relations with the United States under Donald Trump to remain strong, Georgian President Georgy Margvelashvili …

#039Dream come true government#039 approved in Georgia

'Dream come true government' approved in Georgia

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has signed a decree on appointment of new members of the cabinet, the press service of the Georgian government reports. Yesterday, the country's President …