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Georgia celebrates as EU opens its doors

Georgia celebrates as EU opens its doors

After the legislation passed, Georgian legislators celebrated with champagne and EU-and-Georgia-themed cake

 Miraculous liberation of Gigi Ugulava

Miraculous liberation of Gigi Ugulava

Why did Tbilisi Prison miss oppositionist?

Georgian parliament backs resolution on Georgia’s foreign policy

Georgian parliament backs resolution on Georgia’s foreign policy

The Georgian parliament has unanimously backed the draft of the resolution on Georgia’s foreign policy with 91 votes. None of the MPs were against the bill. The draft was prepared by the Georgian Dream parliamentary faction, Interpress news …

Georgia 2016: win for Georgian Dream, defeat for lari

Georgia 2016: win for Georgian Dream, defeat for lari

This year in Georgia ends with the win of Georgian Dream in the fight with United National Movement and the biggest devaluation of the national currency, so the country enters 2017 in the not so holiday mood, Georgian experts said in an interview …

Georgia tries not to spoil Russian-Turkish relations

Georgia tries not to spoil Russian-Turkish relations

Tbilisi hopes to maintain a necessary balance in relations with Moscow and Ankara

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. …

Georgian government prepares to sell 25% shares of two state-owned companies

Georgian government prepares to sell 25% shares of two state-owned companies

The Georgian government is ready to sell 25% shares of the two state-owned companies, ‘Oil and Gas Corporation’ and ‘Georgian Railway’ , a candidate for Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili announced at a meeting of the …

New Faces of Georgian Government

New Faces of Georgian Government

Premier Giorgi Kvirikashvili presented the new Cabinet

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

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 …

What to expect from new Georgian Parliament?

What to expect from new Georgian Parliament?

Today Georgia’s Central Election Commission released a final protocol, summarising the outcomes of  the country’s October’s parliamentary elections.  The Georgian Dream-Democratic Georgia gained 115 seats in …

Georgian Dream names candidates for key posts in parliament

Georgian Dream names candidates for key posts in parliament

The new parliamentarian majority of Georgia has named the Executive Secretary of the ruling Georgian Dream – Democratic Georgia (GDDG) party, Irakli Kobakhidze, as their candidate for Parliament Speaker. Yesterday …

Washington congratulates Kvirikashvili on victory of ‘Georgian Dream’

Washington congratulates Kvirikashvili on victory of ‘Georgian Dream’

The US Vice President Joe Biden in a telephone conversation congratulated the Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili on the victory of the ruling party ‘Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia’ in …

Will UNM elect a new chairman?

Will UNM elect a new chairman?

A former ruling and now the main opposition party of Georgia, ‘United National Movement’ (UNM), has accused some of its activists of spreading false information about the leaders of the party. According to the results of the …

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 …

Georgian Dream wins 48 districts out of 50

Georgian Dream wins 48 districts out of 50

Majoritarian candidates from the ruling party Georgian Dream – Democratic Georgia (GDDG) have won 48 majoritarian districts out of 50, latest preliminary results show, the Chairwoman of CEC Tamar Zhvania said. …

Georgia: police investigate clash in Gori

Georgia: police investigate clash in Gori

Georgia’s Ministry of Internal Affairs has launched an investigation into a physical confrontation that took place between the activists of two political parties in Kvemo Sodisi village of Gori district in central Georgia today, Agenda.ge …

Second round of parliamentary elections kicks off in Georgia

Second round of parliamentary elections kicks off in Georgia

The second round of the Parliamentary Elections of Georgia is taking place today. The election runoff will be held in 50 of Georgia’s 73 election districts, Agenda.ge reports. In the second round, people will vote to elect …

Alliance of Patriots to be represented in Georgia#039s parliament

Alliance of Patriots to be represented in Georgia's parliament

Three parties — the ruling Georgian Dream Party, the United National Movement and the Alliance of Patriots  — have made it into the Georgian parliament, the country's Central Election Commission (CEC) said, after counting …

 Saakashvili#039s wife refuses to participate in election ranoff

Saakashvili's wife refuses to participate in election ranoff

One of the leaders of opposition party United National Movement (UNM), Georgia’s ex-First Lady Sandra Roelofs refused to participate in a second round of the parliamentary elections in Georgia after claiming the official …

Georgia continues to elect parliament

Georgia continues to elect parliament

Today, the parliamentary elections have begun again for the residents of the two regions of Georgia. The reason are the serious violations documented at four polling stations during voting and during the counting of votes in the previous …

Georgia#039s Election: Whither the Opposition?

Georgia's Election: Whither the Opposition?

Georgia’s opposition parties are scrambling to piece together their future after the October 8 parliamentary election

Results of elections in Georgia: depressing picture and quiet life

Results of elections in Georgia: depressing picture and quiet life

The results of parliamentary elections in Georgia have demonstrated a depressing picture of Georgian political field, head of the Institute of Management Strategy Petre Mamradze said today in an interview with Vestnik Kavkaza, …

Burjanadze#039s Democratic Movement: Georgian Dream and UNM falsify elections

Burjanadze's Democratic Movement: Georgian Dream and UNM falsify elections

The ruling party 'Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia' and the opposition party 'United National Movement' falsified the parliamentary elections, one of the leaders of the 'Democratic Movement' opposition party, …

Gia Saralidze: Georgia chooses whether Saakashvili returns or not

Gia Saralidze: Georgia chooses whether Saakashvili returns or not

This Saturday's parliamentary elections in Georgia were held under the question of 'if Saakashvili will return', a creative producer and the host of Vesti FM, Gia Saralidze, said in the program 'Formula of …

Kvirikashvili: Georgian Dream receives great support at elections

Kvirikashvili: Georgian Dream receives great support at elections

Georgia's Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili thanked all organistions, local and international, for observing the electoral process in Georgia. He said that according to all the evaluations, the elections in …

Alliance of Patriots to be represented in Georgian Parliament

Alliance of Patriots to be represented in Georgian Parliament

Three parties — the ruling Georgian Dream Party, the United National Movement and the Alliance of Patriots  — have made it into the Georgian parliament, the country's Central Election Commission (CEC) said, after counting …

Elections in Georgia: Georgian Dream in the lead

Elections in Georgia: Georgian Dream in the lead

With returns from more than 72% of the precincts, early official results of the proportional part of the October 8 parliamentary elections show ruling Georgian Dream - Democratic Georgia party in lead with 49.55%, Civil.ge reports. …

Georgia chose Parliament

Georgia chose Parliament

The ruling Georgian Dream party declared victory in a parliamentary election in ex-Soviet Georgia on Saturday after two exit polls put it in first place following a tense vote widely seen as a test of political stability. Criss-crossed …