Russia and Georgia

Date of new Karasin-Abashidze meeting announced

Zurab Abashidze, Special Representative of the Georgian Prime Minister for Relations with Russia, and Grigory Karasin, Deputy State Secretary and Deputy Foreign Minister of the Russian Federation, will meet in Prague on May 24. Abashidze …

Margvelashvili intends to meet with Putin

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili said that he is ready to meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Speaking at the meeting with Tbilisi students, Margvelashvili noted that he is …

Tbilisi expels Russian diplomat

Georgia's government has decided to expel one Russian diplomat, a staff member of the Russian Interests Section at Switzerland’s Embassy in Tbilisi, the country’s Foreign Ministry said. According to the statement, the …

Verkny Lars open for all types of transport

Traffic at the Georgian Military Road has been restored for all types of transport. However, it may be closed once again in the next few days due to possible deterioration of weather conditions, Russian Emergency Ministry's …

Georgia's external trade increases by 16% this year

Georgia's external merchandise trade amounted to $1 683.5 million in January-February 2018, excluding non-declared trade (16.3% higher year-on-year), according to GeoStat. The exports equaled $446.4 million (25.5% higher), …

Lars road opens for passenger cars

A road in the direction of the Georgian-Russian border was opened for passenger cars, the Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure Department of Georgia reported. It is specified that due to black ice the movement of trailers …