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  • 2008 August War Chronicle

    2008 August War Chronicle

    2008 August War Chronicle Eleven years passed since Russian-Georgian war. In 2008 August 7 war started between Georgian troops and Ossetian secessionists supported by Russian army. Russia joined the military actions on August 8. Russia entered in the region with its army and heavy military technique....

    07 August 2019, 13:53
  • PASHA Bank and Georgian National Tourism Agency will host joint presentation event

    PASHA Bank and Georgian National Tourism Agency will host joint presentation event

    On August 7th, PASHA Bank and Georgian National Tourism Agency will be hosting a presentation event that will be held at the Hotel Moxy Tbilisi. Head of National Tourism Administration, Mariam Kvrivishvili, Head of Research and Planning Department at Georgian National Tourism Administration, Giorgi...

    06 August 2019, 12:48
  • NASA: Southern California July earthquake moved the ground this much

    NASA: Southern California July earthquake moved the ground this much

    A 7.1- magnitude earthquake shook, rattled and rolled Southern California early in July. It did more than slosh water out of swimming pools and bring Disneyland to a halt. It also redecorated the landscape. NASA's Advanced Rapid Imaging and Analysis (ARIA) team took a closer look at the Ridgecrest...

    26 July 2019, 17:11
  • At 63, the oldest living western lowland gorilla in a zoo has died

    At 63, the oldest living western lowland gorilla in a zoo has died

    Trudy was the oldest living western lowland gorilla in a zoo, and she was one of the last "wild caught" gorillas. At the age of 63, she has died in Arkansas, according to CNN. The Little Rock Zoo announced the death of its resident of over 31 years Thursday night. Gorillas like her typically...

    26 July 2019, 17:03
  • U.S. Embassy statement on TBC Bank Group Georgia

    U.S. Embassy statement on TBC Bank Group Georgia

     U.S. Embassy statement on TBC Bank Group Georgia "We are closely following developments related to the criminal charges the Georgian Prosecutor General’s Office has filed against TBC Bank co-founders Mamuka Khazaradze and Badri Japaridze. We are concerned about the context and timing...

    26 July 2019, 16:28
  • Mamuka Bakhtadze visits Construction site of a Memorial Residence of Goderdzi Chokheli

    Mamuka Bakhtadze visits Construction site of a Memorial Residence of Goderdzi Chokheli

    Construction of a Memorial Residence of Goderdzi Chokheli is in full swing in Chokhi Village of Gudamakari Valley. Completion is scheduled in autumn this year. Mamuka Bakhtadze, Prime Minister of Georgia visited the construction site today. Head of Government of Georgia met with the extended family...

    26 July 2019, 16:18
  • Georgian leader sees NATO future, seeks tough line on Russia

    Georgian leader sees NATO future, seeks tough line on Russia

    Georgia’s president wants Western countries to do more to face up to Russia and the “very heavy pressure” she says Moscow exerts on her nation as it pursues a “natural road” toward integrating with Europe. Salome Zurabishvili, who took office as Georgia’s first...

    26 July 2019, 14:55
  • Presidential Administration Starts Database of Georgian Students Abroad

    Presidential Administration Starts Database of Georgian Students Abroad

    President Salome Zourabichvili attended the 30th anniversary of the Davit Tvildiani Medical University and spoke in front of students, guests, and some of the founders of the university. President Zourabichvili congratulated the graduates of the DVMU and wished them success. She also expressed her...

    26 July 2019, 14:24
  • Charges Against the Founders of TBC Bank Raise Many Questions About the Investigation - NGO

    Charges Against the Founders of TBC Bank Raise Many Questions About the Investigation - NGO

    On July 24, the Prosecutor’s Office of Georgia charged the founders of TBC Bank - Mamuka Khazaradze and Badri Japaridze - with money laundering over transactions that allegedly took place 11 years ago. The case against the founders of TBC was opened in August 2018 and a number of legitimate concerns...

    26 July 2019, 14:20
  • EBRD statement on TBC Bank Group Georgia

    EBRD statement on TBC Bank Group Georgia

    The EBRD notes the recent board changes at TBC Bank Group PLC. The bank is a solid financial institution led by a strong management and an independent board of directors. We welcome the decision by the chairman and the deputy chairman of the bank to step down from the board at this time to focus on...

    26 July 2019, 14:18
  • Prime Minister Familiarizes Himself with Rehabilitation Project for Dusheti’s Historical Districts

    Prime Minister Familiarizes Himself with Rehabilitation Project for Dusheti’s Historical Districts

    Rehabilitation of Dusheti's historical districts is starting. Today, the Prime Minister of Georgia discussed the upcoming project with the local population. Under the project, forty houses from the turn of the 20th century -24 of which are cultural heritage sites-will be rehabilitated. The project,...

    26 July 2019, 14:10
  • Vanity projects kamikaze loggias and Tbilisis architectural disaster

    Vanity projects kamikaze loggias and Tbilisis architectural disaster

    Sprouting like malignant glass tumours across the historical centre of Tbilisi, Georgia, the trophy buildings of the country's former president Mikheil Saakashvili are hard to miss. There is the heap of white "petals" forming the roof of his public service hall, which looks like someone...

    10 April 2019, 20:24
  • TOP 10 THINGS TO DO WHILE IN TBILISI

    TOP 10 THINGS TO DO WHILE IN TBILISI

    Tbilisi is the largest city in Georgia, located on both sides of the Mtkvari River with a population of roughly 1.5 million inhabitants. It was founded in the 5th century but was rebuilt around 29 times since then. The old town Tbilisi is largely intact with narrow alleys and big crooked houses built...

    10 April 2019, 19:23
  • Doctor finds four sweat bees living inside womans eye

    Doctor finds four sweat bees living inside womans eye

    A Taiwanese woman was found by doctors to have four small sweat bees living inside her eye, the first such incident on the island, BBC reported. The 28-year-old woman, identified only as Ms He, was pulling out weeds when the insects flew into her eyes. Dr Hong Chi Ting of the Fooyin University...

    10 April 2019, 18:54
  • SPEECH DELIVERED BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF GEORGIA AT THE PARLIAMENTARY ASSEMBLY OF THE COUNCIL OF EUROPE

    SPEECH DELIVERED BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF GEORGIA AT THE PARLIAMENTARY ASSEMBLY OF THE COUNCIL OF EUROPE

    SPEECH DELIVERED BY THE PRIME MINISTER OF GEORGIA AT THE PARLIAMENTARY ASSEMBLY OF THE COUNCIL OF EUROPE.    "Madame President, Ladies and Gentlemen, Excellences, Distinguished members of the assembly, I am honored to address you at the house of democracy,...

    10 April 2019, 18:47