life in Caucasus

Leading U.S. school to be opened in Georgia

Webster University will open its first campus in the region in Georgia, the Georgian Business and Technology University (BTU) announced. Webster University will be located on a 2,000 square meter plot of land in Tbilisi. The …

Pashinyan to reduce cash turnover in Armenia

Armenian Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said that the country's authorities will limit the cash turnover in the republic. The announcement was made during a working discussion in the government of the draft bill ‘On non-cash payments in …

Georgia privatises 38 state-owned assets

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia said that 38 state-owned assets have already been privatised through the '100 investment projects for business' program. Speaking at a government meeting, he noted that …

Teenage girl strangled in Yerevan

A 16-year-old girl was killed in an apartment in the center of Yerevan; the child’s body was found in one of the apartments on Sayat-Nova Street. The body of the victim was discovered by ambulance officers who arrived at the scene …

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. …

'Gingerbread City' exhibition to open in Baku

For the first time in Azerbaijan, Nargis Publishing House will present 'Gingerbread City', a miniature city made from gingerbread and icing.  In the model city there are miniature versions of the main attractions of Baku, …