Georgia and Germany

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Georgian PM congratulates Merkel with reelection

Georgian PM congratulates Merkel with reelection

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has congratulated Angela Merkel with her fourth term as Chancellor of Germany. "Congratulations to Angela Merkel on reelection. I am confident that …

Georgia appoints consul for Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg

Georgia appoints consul for Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg

From September 1 this year Georgia will have a consul in Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg in Germany, as the number of Georgians living there is bigger than in other parts of the country, Agenda.ge reports. "Georgia’s …

Steinmeier to visit Tbilisi for OSCE PA session

Steinmeier to visit Tbilisi for OSCE PA session

On July 1, German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier will arrive in Tbilisi, where he will address the opening session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly’s annual meeting. In Tbilisi, the German …

Georgian, French diplomatic cars set alight in Berlin

Georgian, French diplomatic cars set alight in Berlin

Two cars, one with Georgian diplomatic license plates and the other with French, have been set alight and burnt in Berlin early this morning, Agenda.ge reports. The vehicles belonged to the Georgian and …

Tbilisi tries to assuage Germany on EU visa waiver

Tbilisi tries to assuage Germany on EU visa waiver

Government leaders in Tbilisi are scrambling to address Germany’s stated concerns that granting Georgians visa-free entry to the European Union could lead to higher crime rates, Eurasianet reports. …

 Merkel and Kvirikashvili to meet next week

Merkel and Kvirikashvili to meet next week

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will meet with the Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili in  Berlin on June 15,  the representative of the German government, Steffen …

Georgian agency becomes EFQM member

Georgian agency becomes EFQM member

The Entrepreneurship Development Agency under the Georgian Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development has become a member of the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM). The project was carried out with funding and …

Berlin to provide Tbilisi with 135-million-euro loan

Berlin to provide Tbilisi with 135-million-euro loan

Georgia will receive a loan from Germany of about 135 million euros and a grant of 5 million euros, which will be used to finance investment projects, the Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, stated at a meeting of …

Georgia to introduce German model of education

Georgia to introduce German model of education

Georgian Minister of Education and Science Tamar Sanikidze reported that in 2 to 3 years the German model of education will be introduced in Georgia, envisaging the combination of study and work. The reform planned by …

Merkel congratulates and invites Kvirikashvili

Merkel congratulates and invites Kvirikashvili

Georgia's new Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has received congratulations from the German Chancellor Angela Merkel in connection with his appointment as the head of government. In her …