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New appointments in Georgian Interior Ministry announced

New appointments in Georgian Interior Ministry announced

The Georgian Interior Minister, Giorgi Mgebrishvili, has announced the names of his new deputies. At a briefing today the head of the Interior Ministry reported that the vacant posts will be filled by Besik …

Infrastructure development plan discussed in Georgia

Infrastructure development plan discussed in Georgia

Members of the Cabinet of Ministers and the heads of specialized committees of the Parliament of Georgia have discussed the strategic plan of infrastructure development and the implementation of projects of regional importance, the press service …

Kaladze: there may be changes in Georgian government

Kaladze: there may be changes in Georgian government

First Vice Prime Minister of Georgia and Minister of Energy, Kakha Kaladze, said that there may be changes in the government of the country but noted that it would only be for the better. "With regard to changes in …

 Georgia to strengthen quality control of medicines

Georgia to strengthen quality control of medicines

The current Minister of Labour, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia, David Sergeyenko, said that the quality control of medicines in the country will be carried out through a new, improved system. The draft resolution …

Georgian farmers to receive assistance from government

Georgian farmers to receive assistance from government

The Georgian government has decided to continue the "Project to assist smallholder farmers to conduct spring works" in 2016, the Georgian Ministry of Agriculture said. "Under the project in 2016 those farmers who own a …

Kvirikashvili to submit new government to Parliament

Kvirikashvili to submit new government to Parliament

The candidate for the post of the Georgian Prime Minister, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, will submit the new government to the Parliament for approval today. It will remain the same, except for the Minister for Foreign Affairs, the post …

Tina Khidasheli: the Georgian government is waiting for a change

Tina Khidasheli: the Georgian government is waiting for a change

The irreversible changes in the Georgian government were acknowledged today by the acting Defense Minister, Tina Khidasheli, although she proposed to await the decision of Giorgi Kvirikashvili after he is formally approved by the parliament as …

Kvirikashvili becomes Prime Minister of Georgia

Kvirikashvili becomes Prime Minister of Georgia

President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili has approved the candidacy of the country’s acting foreign minister, Giorgi Kvirikashvili for the position of prime minister. "I supported both …

Usupashvili names candidates for prime minister's chair

Usupashvili names candidates for prime minister's chair

The chairman of the Georgian parliament, David Usupashvili, named several candidates, who are being considered by the parliamentary majority for appointment to the post of the prime minister - the Acting Deputy Prime Minister and …

How did Georgia benefit from geopolitics?

How did Georgia benefit from geopolitics?

The rejection of providing Ukraine and Georgia with a visa-free regime would mean the collapse of the process of integration of a part of the post-Soviet space into the Western sphere of influence

Giorgi Mgebrishvili arrives in Azerbaijan

Giorgi Mgebrishvili arrives in Azerbaijan

Georgian Interior Minister Giorgi Mgebrishvili has arrived in Azerbaijan on an official visit. The Georgian minister will hold a number of meetings with Azerbaijani officials to discuss the ways of further strengthening …

Georgia tightens visa controls at state border

Georgia tightens visa controls at state border

Following the terrorist attacks in Paris, Georgian Interior Minister Giorgi Mgebrishvili ordered visa controls to be tightened at all state border checkpoints, the Interior Ministry said. The police are carrying out detailed ...

Georgian Press Review ( November 6-12)

Georgian Press Review ( November 6-12)

The conflict between the President and the Government of Margvelashvili, the role of Ivanishvili in Georgian politics, the increased presence of Russian capital in the economy and the threat of ISIS

Georgia waiting for decision on joining NATO

Georgia waiting for decision on joining NATO

Georgian Defense Minister Tina Khidasheli has published an open letter on the pages of The Wall Street Journal, where she argues the need to take Georgia into the Alliance. "To promote European security, we need …