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  • Georgia ranks 20th among WB member countries in 2021 Governance Efficiency Ranking

    Georgia ranks 20th among WB member countries in 2021 Governance Efficiency Ranking

    Georgia ranked 20th among the World Bank (WB) member countries and 21st in the world based on the global Governance Efficiency Index. In 2021, Georgia scored 62% on the 100% scale and improved by 8 points year on year. According to Tornike Cheishvili, Deputy Georgian Minister of Justice, Governance...

    23 October 2021, 20:12
  • An international scientific conference organized by the European University and Embassy of France in Georgia

    An international scientific conference organized by the European University and Embassy of France in Georgia

    The International Scientific Conference on "Current Issues of Justice: Juvenile Justice" was organized by the European University Institute of Law and the Embassy of France in Georgia on October 23. The conference was opened by the Rector of the European University, Nino Taliashvili, and...

    23 October 2021, 20:10
  • Prisoner Saakashvili not to enjoy privileges - Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili

    Prisoner Saakashvili not to enjoy privileges - Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili

    Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili said he could not understand why jailed ex-president Mikheil Saakashvili refused to eat and was on a hunger strike. “Prisoner Saakashvili will never be privileged,” he told journalists in Tsageri. “Prisoner Saakashvili does not differ from other...

    23 October 2021, 20:09
  • European Union and WHO support Georgia’s efforts to prepare for the mass COVID-19 vaccination process

    European Union and WHO support Georgia’s efforts to prepare for the mass COVID-19 vaccination process

    72 high quality laptops, 20 tablets, 200 vaccine carriers with 800 icepacks, 300 medical refrigerators with accessories, 300 thermometers, a specialized vaccine-carrier vehicle – this is just short list of the equipment that EU and WHO are donating to the government of Georgia to support the mass...

    08 July 2021, 19:50
  • NCDC: Georgia to secure more COVID vaccines in July

    NCDC: Georgia to secure more COVID vaccines in July

    The Head of the National Center for Diseases Control and Public Health (NCDC), Amiran Gamkrelidze, confirms that Georgia will secure a wide variety of coronavirus vaccines in the first week of July. According to him, the country should increase its daily vaccination rate significantly in July. “Georgia...

    24 June 2021, 19:33
  • Georgia reports 773 coronavirus cases

    Georgia reports 773 coronavirus cases

    Georgia has reported 773 coronavirus cases, 575 recoveries, and 12 deaths on Wednesday, the official figures show. 37,923 tests have been conducted in the past 24 hours throughout the country. Among them, 20,636 tests were rapid tests, while the remaining 17,287 were PCR tests. Georgia’s...

    23 June 2021, 12:55
  • Media endorses Ecumenical Patriarch's commitment to unite Christians

    Media endorses Ecumenical Patriarch's commitment to unite Christians

    The attention of journalists was attracted by the frank letter of Archbishop Job Gecha to Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople. What is so interested in the media that published this document? The new Metropolitan of Italy, Exarch of Southern Europe of the Patriarchate of Constantinople, Polycarp...

    23 June 2021, 12:53
  • Wearing facemask outdoor becomes voluntary

    Wearing facemask outdoor becomes voluntary

    Wearing the facemasks outdoor will no longer be compulsory starting June 22, Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili announced at the governmental administration. “The facemask rule indoor and in public transport still stands,” PM claimed. According to Giorgi Ghibradze, Head of the Task...

    22 June 2021, 12:05
  • Georgia to get one million Covid vaccine shots in two weeks

    Georgia to get one million Covid vaccine shots in two weeks

    Georgia will receive one million Covid-19 vaccine shots in two weeks, and an intensive vaccination process will launch, declared Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili after the Interagency Coordination Council meeting on Tuesday. Also, the facemask rule becomes voluntary outdoor though stands for indoor...

    22 June 2021, 12:04
  • Movement restrictions to lift from July 1

    Movement restrictions to lift from July 1

    The night-hours movement restriction will lift from July 1, according to the Interagency Coordination Council decision. The Georgian government restricted movement on November 28, 2020, as one of the measures to curb mobility. Movement ban stood from 9 pm to 5 am during the pandemic period, though...

    22 June 2021, 12:02
  • Rustaveli Theater to participate in Chekhov Festival in Moscow

    Rustaveli Theater to participate in Chekhov Festival in Moscow

    The troupe of the Shota Rustaveli Tbilisi Theater, headed by artistic director Robert Sturua, will participate in the Chekhov Theater Festival in Moscow. On June 30, July 1 and 2, Georgian artists will present the performance “The End of the Game”, the staging of which is dedicated to...

    21 June 2021, 18:07
  • Rompetrol Georgia Is Headed by New General Manager

    Rompetrol Georgia Is Headed by New General Manager

    Rompetrol Georgia is headed by new General Manager. Giorgiy Aiozba replaced Zamanbek Mirzayanov on the stated position. The changes in the company are related to the planned rotation of the management. Giorgiy Aiozba has many years of experience working in the gas & oil business. He joined the...

    26 April 2021, 11:02
  • Rompetrol will actively engage in the work of the Kazakh-Georgian Economic Union

    Rompetrol will actively engage in the work of the Kazakh-Georgian Economic Union

    Rompetrol Georgia will actively engage in the work of the Kazakh-Georgian Economic Union. The company is one of the founders of the Union, the purpose of which is to deepen investment and trade cooperation, the development of tourism, and cultural ties between the two countries. The Kazakh-Georgian...

    30 March 2021, 10:26
  • Carl Hartzell, Archil Talakvadze, and Davit Zalkaliani addressed the European University Online Winter School participants

    Carl Hartzell, Archil Talakvadze, and Davit Zalkaliani addressed the European University Online Winter School participants

    European University launches online winter school, "Europeanization and Democratization: Georgia and the European Union". The winter school was opened today and its participants were addressed by the Rector of the European University Nino Taliashvili, the Ambassador of the European Union...

    17 February 2021, 17:37
  • The UK calls for the immediate release of Zaza Gakheladze - British Embassy in Tbilisi

    The UK calls for the immediate release of Zaza Gakheladze - British Embassy in Tbilisi

    The Embassy of the United Kingdom has issued a statement regarding the illegal detention of Zaza Gakheladze, demanding his immediate release. “The UK calls for the immediate release of Mr Gakheladze who has been illegally sentenced to prison for 12 years and 6 months in the breakaway region...

    09 February 2021, 13:27