Giorgi Gakharia

Georgia to increase fines for traffic violations

Georgian Interior Minister Giorgi Gakharia said that the level of punishment for a number of traffic offenses would be raised in the country. Gakharia cited the statistics according to which, in Georgia, for the three months of 2019, …

UNM member detained in Georgia for insulting police

Georgia's Ministry of Internal Affairs has detained a member of the United National Movement opposition, David Kirkitadze, for verbally and physically abusing the police and damage of property during the clash between …

U.S. presents two patrol boats to Georgia

The U.S. government has given Georgia two Island-class patrol boats on the 20th anniversary of the Georgian Coast Guard. Georgian top officials and acting US ambassador to Georgia Elisabeth Rood arrived in the …

Georgia's police staff salaries to be increased

Acting Interior Minister of Georgia Giorgi Gakharia said that his body is launching a new project which envisages gifting flats to police staff in Tbilisi, Batumi, Kutaisi, Zugdidi and Rustavi. "The project will …

Saudi Arabia interested in Georgian market

Saudi Arabia is interested in Georgian market, executive director of Al-Bawani Group Fakher al-Shawafi said during the visit of delegation of Arab investors to Tbilisi. They met with Prime Minister Giorgi …