Tkibuli

Mine collapses in Georgia

Mine collapses in Georgia

Two people are under the rubble as a result of the rubble collapse at a coal mine in the Georgian city of Tkibuli, the Emergency Management Service of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia informs. According to preliminary …

Miners in Tkibuli given back pay

Miners in Tkibuli given back pay

The new owner of the Tkibuli mines, Steel International Trade Company, has fully paid the salaries of miners formerly on strike demanding back pay, Georgian Economy Minister Natia Turnava announced. Turnava …

Miners rally in Georgia's Tkibuli

Miners rally in Georgia's Tkibuli

Up to 30 miners went to the mine in Georgia’s Tkibuli municipality and have plans to stay there until their employer gives them and others their salaries and the government decides on the fate of mines. Work has been …

 China to open jacket-making factory in Georgia's Tkibuli

China to open jacket-making factory in Georgia's Tkibuli

A new jacket-making factory will be opened in Georgia's Tkibuli soon to make top quality jackets for local as well as international markets, the Georgian government said. As announced, the factory will produce jackets for world …

Georgia mourns victims of Tkibuli mine accident

Georgia mourns victims of Tkibuli mine accident

Georgia's Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze said that mourning was declared in Georgia on July 16 due to the tragedy in Mindeli coal mine earlier this morning. "I express my wholehearted condolences to the …

Four mine workers died in Georgia

Four mine workers died in Georgia

Four miners have died and six have received heavy injuries as a result of a methane explosion in Mindeli coal mine in Tkibuli this morning. The MIA suggested the methane explosion caused a deformation in the walls inside the mine …

Six miners killed by collapsed rock in Georgia's Tkibuli

Six miners killed by collapsed rock in Georgia's Tkibuli

Six miners have been killed in an accident at the Mindeli coal mine in Tkibuli in Georgia's Imereti region, the Georgian Interior Ministry said. According to the Interior Ministry, the accident occurred early on Thursday …

Miners' strike in Tkibuli ends

Miners' strike in Tkibuli ends

More than a thousand miners of the 'Gruzugol GIG' holding in the town of Tkibuli (Imereti region, Western Georgia) have decided to end the strike they started 16 days ago. They demanded higher wages and better working conditions. …