Giorgi Margvelashvili

Giorgi Margvelashvili
President of Georgia
 

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 …

Kvirikashvili appointed Georgian PM

Kvirikashvili appointed Georgian PM

Georgia's President Giorgi Margvelashvili signed an order, appointing Giorgi Kvirikashvili the country's Prime Minister, the president's press service said on Sunday, TASS reports. …

Margvelashvili invited to Afghanistan

Margvelashvili invited to Afghanistan

According to the website of Georgian President's administration, President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili received an invitation to visit Afghanistan from Afghanistani President Ashraf Ghani during a meeting in Turkmenistan. …

Georgia and Turkmenistan to develop transport cooperation

Georgia and Turkmenistan to develop transport cooperation

The heads of Georgia and Turkmenistan, Giorgi Margvelashvili and Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, discussed the prospects of further bilateral cooperation. Margvelashvili said that Georgia is ready to act as a …

Turkmenistan increases transit through Georgia

Turkmenistan increases transit through Georgia

Turkmenistan is planning to increase the volume of transit through Georgia. This was announced by Turkmenistan’s President Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedow as he met Georgia’s President Giorgi Margvelashvili …

New #039Georgian Dream#039 government: same faces

New 'Georgian Dream' government: same faces

Georgia’s Acting Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili presented the people he had chosen for ministerial posts in the country’s new Cabinet. The government headed by Giorgi Kvirikashvili resigned on November …

President of Georgia declared 2017 the year of education

President of Georgia declared 2017 the year of education

The President of Georgia declared 2017 the year of education. As Giorgi Margvelashvili said at the 9th Parliamentary session, education is the freedom and only the educated person can reach the interior, social and …

Georgian President names Giorgi Kvirikashvili for Prime Minister

Georgian President names Giorgi Kvirikashvili for Prime Minister

President of Georgia has named an acting Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili for the role again, President Giorgi Margvelashvili issued a relevant decree late yesterday

 Margvelashvili: it#039s time for extraordinary steps

Margvelashvili: it's time for extraordinary steps

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili addressed the 9th Parliament of Georgia and offered a "new regime of cooperation and a constructive dialogue,” which meant beforehand talks between President and lawmakers …

Margvelashvili: NATO-Georgian drills do not pose threat to anyone

Margvelashvili: NATO-Georgian drills do not pose threat to anyone

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili stressed the NATO-Georgian joint military exercise only served the aim to boost Georgia’s defence capabilities and better prepare Georgian soldiers to protect international peace and …

Georgian CEC releases final document summarising parliamentary elections

Georgian CEC releases final document summarising parliamentary elections

Today Georgia’s Central Election Commission (CEC) released its final protocol summarising the outcomes of last month's Parliamentary Elections in Georgia, Agenda.ge reports. Releasing the document means the …

Margvelashvili congratulates Trump on his victory

Margvelashvili congratulates Trump on his victory

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili congratulated Donald Trump on his US election victory. "Please accept the assurances of my highest consideration along with my best wishes for every success …

Will Georgian President#039s powers be limited?

Will Georgian President's powers be limited?

Georgia's President's Advisor Pikria Chikhradze commented rumors about amendments to the Constitution which will reduce presidential powers. She believes that this issue appeared on the agenda because of differences in …

Azerbaijan#039s Economy Minister meets with Georgian President in Tbilisi

Azerbaijan's Economy Minister meets with Georgian President in Tbilisi

Azerbaijan's Minister of Economy Shahin Mustafayev, who is on a visit in Tbilisi, has met with Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili, Today.az reports. President Margvelashvili hailed good …

Margvelashvili pardons nearly 170 prisoners

Margvelashvili pardons nearly 170 prisoners

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has signed a decree to pardon 168 prisoners, six of them are women, the chairman of the presidential commission for pardons, Zviad Koridze, said. …

New Secretary of Geogia#039s National Security Council appointed

New Secretary of Geogia's National Security Council appointed

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili appointed David Rakviashvili the Secretary of the National Security Council. Previously, he served as the Deputy State Minister for Reintegration. …

Margvelashvili hopes second round of elections to be held transparently

Margvelashvili hopes second round of elections to be held transparently

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili is urging the country's citizens to be active in the second round of the parliamentary elections, the President’s spokesperson Eka Mishveladze said. …

Margvelashvili and Atambayev discuss issues of cooperation

Margvelashvili and Atambayev discuss issues of cooperation

Georgia's President Giorgi Margvelashvili held an official ceremony to welcome Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev and his wife at the Presidential Palace in Avlabari, Tbilisi. The presidents held a …

 Atambayev visits Tbilisi

Atambayev visits Tbilisi

President of Kyrgyzstan Almazbek Atambayev will arrive in Georgia on an official visit today. The official welcoming ceremony will be held at the presidential palace in Avlabari. The Georgian …