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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. …

Six participants of Batumi riots to face court in Georgia

Six participants of Batumi riots to face court in Georgia

Six of the seven people detained earlier during the riots in Batumi will be imprisoned in Batumi. The relevant decision was taken by the Batumi City Court, specifying that another detainee will be released on bail in the amount of 3 thousand lari …

Jamiroquai to headline Black Sea Jazz Festival in Batumi

Jamiroquai to headline Black Sea Jazz Festival in Batumi

British band Jamiroquai will headline the 11th edition of the Black Sea Jazz Festival in Georgia’s city of Batumi in July this year. The globally celebrated band will entertain audiences in the coastline city on July 28 as part of …

Unprecedented unrest in Georgia

Unprecedented unrest in Georgia

It is not yet clear whether the authorities have learned the lesson from the incident and how recent events will affect Tbilisi's attitude to the autonomy

Seven of 40 detained over riots in Batumi arrested

Seven of 40 detained over riots in Batumi arrested

Georgia's court arrested seven out of the 40 people detained during the protests in the Georgia's southern city of Batumi, the Georgian Interior Minister Giorgi Mgebrishvili said. According to him, every person …

Riots in Batumi: results

Riots in Batumi: results

Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili arrived in Batumi (Adjara), where riots happened last night. "Kvirikashvili departed to Batumi, where he will personally learn about the current situation," …

Trump ends development of Trump Tower in Batumi

Trump ends development of Trump Tower in Batumi

Donald Trump’s company pulled out of a proposed $250-million tower project in the Georgian Black Sea resort town of Batumi, the latest effort by the U.S. president-elect to defuse charges that his global businesses will cause conflicts of …