Irakli Garibashvili

Georgian authorities assure: Borjomi brand not to disappear

Georgian authorities assure: Borjomi brand not to disappear

The Borjomi mineral water brand will continue its operation, Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili assured. Earlier, IDS Borjomi Georgia, on behalf of the owner company, announced its readiness to transfer part of the share to the …

Georgian PM discusses Georgia's EU membership bid in Brussels

Georgian PM discusses Georgia's EU membership bid in Brussels

Georgia's application for European Union membership, as well as the progress made by the country in implementing the 2014 EU-Georgia Association Agreement and related democratic reforms were discussed on Tuesday in a meeting between Georgian …

Will Georgia be accepted in EU?

Will Georgia be accepted in EU?

On May 10, Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili formally handed over a seven-volume tome to the European Union’s ambassador in Tbilisi, Carl Hartzell

Georgian PM congratulates WWII veterans on Victory Day

Georgian PM congratulates WWII veterans on Victory Day

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili on Monday congratulated the “heroic veterans” of World War II on the annual Day of Victory over Fascism, with Government members offering tributes to the servicemembers who gave their lives …

Georgia completes first part of EU membership  questionnaire

Georgia completes first part of EU membership  questionnaire

The Georgian Government has completed the first part of the questionnaire for the country’s European Union membership bid and will submit it to the Head of European Union Delegation to Georgia Karl Hartzel on Monday, Prime Minister Irakli …

Garibashvili invites Ilham Aliyev to visit Georgia

Garibashvili invites Ilham Aliyev to visit Georgia

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili invited President of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev to visit his country. President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev has received Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia Ilia …

Georgia to increase assistance to socially vulnerable children

Georgia to increase assistance to socially vulnerable children

The Georgian Government will increase assistance for socially vulnerable children from ₾100 ($_/€_) to ₾150 ($49/€44) starting in June, following an initiative by Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili. A total of ₾341 million …

Georgia launches large-scale infrastructure projects

Georgia launches large-scale infrastructure projects

The Georgian Government is launching large-scale infrastructure projects in the country under about a ₾2.5 billion ($817mln/€757mln) initiative, Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili announced on Monday.  Set to run between …

New conflicts in Georgia are unacceptable, Garibashvili says

New conflicts in Georgia are unacceptable, Garibashvili says

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili said that the military conflicts that were in the republic and their devastating consequences should not be repeated. "The 2008 August conflict, the wars in the 90s, including the civil …

Georgian PM congratulates Jews on Passover holiday

Georgian PM congratulates Jews on Passover holiday

The Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili wished a happy Passover to the Jewish people on Friday, noting the “precious” friendship between the two nations and their communities. In his congratulatory message for the …

Georgian PM calls on fuel importers to adjust prices

Georgian PM calls on fuel importers to adjust prices

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili has called on fuel importer companies to adjust their prices “as soon as possible” at the weekly Government meeting on Monday.  Garibashvili pointed to the price of oil on the …

Garibashvili: no "second front" in Georgia

Garibashvili: no "second front" in Georgia

There will be no “second front” opened in Georgia amid the situation in Ukraine, and the Government will “continue to protect” its citizens, Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili said on Monday. In comments …

Georgia to write off property taxes for tourism sector

Georgia to write off property taxes for tourism sector

The Georgian Government has decided to write off the property taxes from the country’s tourism sector businesses, Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili revealed on Monday.  The Government head noted the decision followed studies …

Georgia calls for public calm amid fuel challenges

Georgia calls for public calm amid fuel challenges

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili urged the public to avoid "emotions and provocations" amid "challenges" on Monday as he revealed a Government package estimated to create new jobs starting next month. …

Georgia’s PM promises to maintain peace for citizens

Georgia’s PM promises to maintain peace for citizens

Despite challenges and provocations, the Government will maintain “peace, security and stability” for our citizens and for the country, Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili told Monday’s Government meeting. …

Georgia applies to EU

Georgia applies to EU

The Prime Minister of Georgia, Irakli Garibashvili, signed the country's application to join the European Union. He commented on the event in a televised address. "Today is a historic day for Georgia. On behalf of the …