Georgian government

Georgian Parliament approves 2021 state budget

The Georgian Parliament has approved a state budget of 18.4 billion GEL for 2021 at an extraordinary session yesterday.  The state budget includes over 890 million GEL expenditures for quarantine, testing and …

EU opens borders to Georgia

The European Union has decided to reopen its borders to Georgia as from July 1.  According to the EU Council, as from 1 July, EU member states should start lifting the travel restrictions at the external borders for residents of …

Georgia's Vakhatang Gomelauri to have double-job

Georgia's Interior Minister Vakhatang Gomelauri has been appointed as new secretary of the National Security Council, replacing former Defence Minister Levan Izoria in the role.  Gomelauri will have to fulfill …

Gakharia summarizes 2019 in Georgia

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia has summarised 2019 at the governmental meeting today. He has cited the occupation and jobs as key challenges for the country, adding that the Georgian economy is advancing. …

Georgian PM leaves for Kiev

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia has left for Kiev to meet with Ukraine's President Vladimir Zelensky, Prime Minister Oleksiy Goncharuk, Parliamentary Speaker Dmytro …

Gakharia: opposition trying to block state

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia has responded to ongoing protests at parliament and stated that "irresponsible politicians are trying to block not a particular institution, but the state." Even …