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Lapis Lazuli to link Kabul, Baku and Ankara for $2 billion

Lapis Lazuli to link Kabul, Baku and Ankara for $2 billion

Azerbaijan, Afghanistan, Turkmenistan, Georgia and Turkey signed a major international trade and transport corridor deal. The Lapis Lazuli Corridor will begin in Afghanistan’s northern Faryab province and Turqundi in the …

 Defense Ministerial meeting opens in Batumi

Defense Ministerial meeting opens in Batumi

The 11th South-Eastern Europe Defense Ministerial meeting opened in Georgia's Batumi. Peace and security in the region as well as the NATO integration process will be the main topics of the gathering. The meeting also aims …

Shooting incident in Batumi, two wounded

Shooting incident in Batumi, two wounded

Two men were wounded in a shooting near the office of the Real Palace construction company in Batumi, the First OVG Channel reports. According to eyewitnesses, two founders of the company - Jumber Zoidze and …

All Adjara villages to be presented at festival in Batumi

All Adjara villages to be presented at festival in Batumi

Festival of rural tourism "Gandagan" will be held in Batumi on October 6-7, official tourist portal of the resort reported. The event will take place in the Europe square, all villages of Adjara will participate in it. …

Tbilisi Griboedov Theater begins its 172nd season

Tbilisi Griboedov Theater begins its 172nd season

Tbilisi Griboyedov state academic Russian Drama Theater begins its 172nd season in Batumi. The actors of the theater will perform ‘A.C.W.M.T’ play on the New Stage of the Batumi Chavchavadze state Drama Theater. …

Baku-Batumi bus service may become daily

Baku-Batumi bus service may become daily

Baku-Batumi bus service has been operating from 30 June of the year, Baku International Bus Station said. "The bus service operates on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The bus fare is 40 manat ($23.5). In the future, if …

New train to connect Batumi and Ureki

New train to connect Batumi and Ureki

New train will run between Georgia's Black Sea resorts Batumi and Ureki, making two trips daily, while ticket will cost 4 lari ($1.6). The train is designed for 300 passengers. The travel time is about 65 minutes, Sputnik …

 Georgia’s European future discussed at Batumi conference

Georgia’s European future discussed at Batumi conference

Georgia’s high-ranking officials and delegates from partner and European Union (EU) nations have gathered in Batumi for the 14th international conference dedicated to Georgia’s European future. The two-day conference …

Baku-Batumi bus route to open from June 26

Baku-Batumi bus route to open from June 26

Baku and Georgia’s Batumi will become closer from June 26 as a new bus service will operate on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, AzerNews reported. The bus fare is 40 manat ($23) The fare is free for children under 5 …

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank offers $114m to Georgia

Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank offers $114m to Georgia

Georgia and the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB) signed a financial deal about helping Georgia construct the Batumi Bypass Road in the country’s Adjara region, with a $114 million financial resource, Agenda.ge reports. …

Summer tourist season begins in Adjara

Summer tourist season begins in Adjara

Tomorrow Adjara, Batumi, will open summer tourist season, which will be held under slogan "Summer begins here." Major events will be held on Batumi Boulevard: local DJs will perform electronic music on the waterfront all …

Batumi left without gas

Batumi left without gas

An emergency situation occurred today on the main gas pipeline in Adjara, resulting in Batumi, the Khelvachauri municipality and Sarpi settlement were left without gas, the local media report. According to David Lekishvili, the …

Georgian gas stations among world's best top 10

Georgian gas stations among world's best top 10

Two Georgian gas stations are among the 10 most beautiful gas stations in the world, according to the London-based architecture website DesignCurial. DesignCurial has ranked the world’s 10 best, based on “design, innovation …

 Kazakh SCAT Airlines to connect Aktau and Kutaisi

Kazakh SCAT Airlines to connect Aktau and Kutaisi

Kazakh company SCAT Airlines plans to expand its flight destinations to all of Georgia's three intentional airports in the capital of Tbilisi, the seaside resort of Batumi and the western city of Kutaisi.

ADB to aid Georgian roads modernisation

ADB to aid Georgian roads modernisation

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $114 million loan to help improve regional connectivity and road transport efficiency in Georgia, while strengthening the country’s bid to become a regional transport and logistics hub. …