Georgian parliament

Azerbaijani, Turkish, Georgian MPs meet in Shusha

Azerbaijani, Turkish, Georgian MPs meet in Shusha

The 7th trilateral meeting of the external relations committees of the parliaments of Azerbaijan, Turkey and Georgia took place in the town of Shusha on 22 May, according to the press service of the Azerbaijani Parliament. The …

UNM weighs boycott of Georgian parliament

UNM weighs boycott of Georgian parliament

The United National Movement party may again boycott the parliament and even leave it, UNM member Nugzar Tsiklauri said. "It is quite possible that it will start with a boycott of the parliament and steps will be taken in this …

Georgian parliament approves EU integration resolution

Georgian parliament approves EU integration resolution

The Georgian Parliament has approved the resolution on the country’s European Union integration during the plenary session on Tuesday. A total of 111 MPs voted in favour of the resolution, with no votes against. The …

Garibashvili  sums up his work as PM

Garibashvili  sums up his work as PM

Irakli Garibashvili shared the results of his first year as the head of the Georgian government. In his speech, he pointed out the growth of pensions, economic development, social and other projects. The prime minister addressed the …

Parliament of Georgia goes on vacation until February

Parliament of Georgia goes on vacation until February

On Friday, December 17, the autumn session of the Georgian parliament will close, the vacation of the deputies will last until February. The autumn session of the Parliament of Georgia opens on the first Tuesday of September and closes …

Georgia proposes to remove marijuana from criminal code

Georgia proposes to remove marijuana from criminal code

According to the deputy of the New Political Center - Girchi party, Iago Khvichia, the parliamentary faction of the party had prepared a bill to remove any criminal penalties for marijuana circulation so that citizens would only bear …

Saakashvili asks Georgian opposition to keep MP mandates

Saakashvili asks Georgian opposition to keep MP mandates

MP from the United National Movement (UNM) Eka Kherkheulidze has said that Georgia's ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili asks the opposition MPs to refrain from renouncing their mandates before the election bill providing for a lower election …

Georgian ruling party head: no early elections on agenda

Georgian ruling party head: no early elections on agenda

Head of the ruling Georgian Dream party Irakli Kobakhidze has stated that ‘no elections will take place until the one scheduled in 2024.’  According to the EU-mediated agreement which was signed by the ruling party and …

Georgian parliament elects Central Election Commission head

Georgian parliament elects Central Election Commission head

The Georgian parliament has elected Giorgi Kalandarishvili as the new head of the Central Election Commission (CEC) in a fourth vote, following the resignation of the body’s former chair Tamar Zhvania in late June.  Two other …

State flags may appear at kindergartens and schools in Georgia

State flags may appear at kindergartens and schools in Georgia

The Georgian Dream party- Democratic Georgia party MP, Kakha Kakhishvili, proposed to install state flags on the roofs of all schools in the country and place the state emblem on the facades. He plans to submit the corresponding package …

Saakashvili's party enters Georgian parliament

Saakashvili's party enters Georgian parliament

Members of the United National Movement - Strength in Unity parliamentary faction will start their work in the parliament today. The faction will be represented in the parliament by 32 deputies led by Khatia Dekanoidze. Her …

Georgia recounts last year's elections results

Georgia recounts last year's elections results

The recount of ballots from the parliamentary elections held in the autumn of 2020 has begun today at 10:00 local time (9:00 Moscow time), according to the statement posted on the parliament's website. Head of the interim …