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Wind electric power stations may be installed in Gori
Update Time: 2017-07-22 20:16:00
New wind electric power stations may be installed in Gori town of Shida Kartli region. Technical-economic researches have already been done. The project is about building electric power stations having about 100 mg/watt capacity that will produce electricity with the ability to provide 80 thousand families. The value of the project prepared y Energy Development Fund is USD 125 million. Now it is now upon Ministry of Energy to seek for investors.  
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Public Celebration in Poti
Update Time: 2017-07-22 16:29:00
“Pazisoba” Public Celebration is marked today in Poti town of western Samegrelo region. Various cultural and sports activities including concerts, an educational conference, exhibition and a flash mob will be held within the framework of the celebration. Awarding ceremony of honorable citizens of Poti took place earlier this afternoon at Poti Theater.  About 20 people were awarded including Sozar Subari, Minister of IDPs and Settlement. 
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Leader of European Georgia meets with locals in Akhaltsikhe
Update Time: 2017-07-22 12:11:00
Davit Bakradze, Leader of European Georgia Party met with locals who became victims of July 16 hailstorms in Akhaltsikhe town. The hailstorm destroyed crops and orchards in Skhvilisi village. Bakradze called on the local authorities to become interested in problems of locals and mediate between banks and locals in postponement of credits. 
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Man drawn in Batumi
Update Time: 2017-07-22 12:09:00
A man was drawn in the Black Sea in Batumi city of Adjara region of Georgia. Citizens being on the shore tried to save the man but he had already been dead. Teams of Patrol Police and First Medical Aid were mobilized at the incident place. 
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Shooting in Kobuleti
Update Time: 2017-07-22 12:07:00
A policeman dressed in civil clothes fired at Rustaveli Street in Kobuleti resort of Adjara region last night as locals claim. The Patrol Police brigade and representatives of General Inspection of Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) arrived at site. Probing into the shooting incident is launched, MIA Press Service reports. 
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Ukrainian President visiting occupational line
Update Time: 2017-07-19 12:28:00
Petro Poroshenko, President of Ukraine, being on a 3-day visit in Georgia, is becoming introduced with the current situation at the occupational line in Khurvaleti village. Together with President Giorgi Margvelashvili, Poroshenko is meeting with representative of European Union Monitoring Mission (EUMM) in Georgia and President of Ukraine also inspected the territory where barbed wires are installed and talked to members of Vanishvilis family. 
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Two people abducted from Tsitelubani
Publish Time: 2017-07-15 16:29:00
Two people have been abducted by so-called Russian border guards from Tsitelubani village, Gori Municipality of Shida Kartli region, a reporter of Public Broadcaster informs. No further details or whereabouts of Georgian citizens are known yet. 
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Agriculture Minister visits fish procession factory
Update Time: 2017-07-15 16:15:00
Levan Davitashvili, Minister of Agriculture visited fish procession factory opened within the framework of United Agriculture Project together with Shida Kartli regional governor this afternoon. The factory produces 150 tons of various fish produces every year. Thirty people are employed at the factory. The products are sold on local market. Their export is planned for the future. 
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Regional Development Minister inspects restoration works of Kvariati-Sarphi road section
Update Time: 2017-07-15 16:12:00
Zurab Alavidze, Georgian Minister of Regional Development and Infrastructure inspected restoration and fortification works of 7-kilometer-long Kvariati-Sarphi road section in Adjara region. Alavidze visited the territory together with Finance Minister Dimitri Kumsishvili and Chairman of Adjara Government Zurab Pataradze. The project value is 58 million GEL. The project will contribute to lessening of traffic movement and comfortable travelling. 
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Construction of New Bana Monastery Complex begins in Khashuri
Publish Time: 2017-07-15 16:05:00
Construction of New Bana Monastery-Educational Complex begins at Upper Seri Mountain in Khashuri town of Georgia. Patriarch of Georgia, His Holiness and Beatitude Ilia II will bless the foundation together with members of Holy Synod. A capsule will be placed in the foundation.Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, clergymen and emigrants are attending the activity. Computer labs and a library will be arranged in the education center. Visitors will attend church services at the monastery complex. 
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Teenager missing in Rioni River
Publish Time: 2017-07-15 12:21:00
A 13-year-old teenage boy is missing in the Rioni River in Kutaisi city of Imereti region. Eyewitnesses said that four boys were bathing in the river and only 3 of them came out from the river which was relatively flooded. Rescuers blocked the territory of Gumathesi Hydro-electric power station and continue search efforts. 
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Protest at Bershueti village
Update Time: 2017-07-15 12:06:00
A protest and silent activity was held in Bershueti village, adjacent to the occupational live last evening. Civil activities and students condemned creeping occupation and the latest aggressive moves of Russia. The protest was planned through social network. Participants also paid tribute to the memory of those, who died in fight for restoration of Georgia’s territorial integrity. The slogan of the protest was “No to Occupation.” 
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Traders of burnt Poti Market block central highway
Publish Time: 2017-07-15 11:49:00
Traders, who became victims of fire at Poti Market, blocked the central highway this afternoon. The sellers demanded compensation of inflicted damage from the government and prompt investigation into causes of the fire otherwise threatened to organize permanent protest rallies. Traffic movement at the central highway has been restored for the time being. A physical clash took place between the police and protesters. A brigade of First Medical Aid was called at site. 
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US Ambassador to Georgia Ian Kelly arrived at occupational line
Publish Time: 2017-07-14 16:05:00
The support  of US toward Georgia’s territorial integrity, - US Ambassador to Georgia Ian Kelly has arrived at the occupational line today. Ambassador has become introduced with the current situation across the occupational line with Tskhinvali region.In parallel, the protest against the creeping occupation has been held in Bershueti village, Shida Kartli region today. Participants protested the latest move of the Russian occupants regarding relocation of the so-called border line. Citizens planned the rally by means of social networks. Bershueti village became a new target of Russian occupants. Russian soldiers resumed fortification efforts along the so-called border of Georgia’s one of two occupied regions of South Ossetia on July 4.  Armed soldiers installed another so-called border green banner alongside the villages of Bershueti and Sobisi - in the plots of land belonging to the local population. The banner was installed 700 meters further into the Georgian-controlled territory.
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Protest rally against the creeping occupation
Publish Time: 2017-07-14 12:21:00
The protest against the creeping occupation - rally will be held in Bershueti village, Shida Kartli region today. Participants will protest the latest move of the Russian occupants regarding relocation of the so-called border line Citizens planned the rally by means of social networks. Bershueti village, Gori district of Shida Kartli region became a new target of Russian occupants. Russian soldiers resumed fortification efforts along the so-called border of Georgia’s one of two occupied regions of South Ossetia on July 4.  Armed soldiers installed another so-called border green banner alongside the villages of Bershueti and Sobisi - in the plots of land belonging to the local population. The banner was installed 700 meters further into the Georgian-controlled territory.
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Traders of burnt Poti Market met with local authorities
Update Time: 2017-07-12 12:14:00
Traders, who became victims of Poti Market fire, met with representatives of local authorities and market administration. The victims are waiting for a response about when and how they will receive assistance. Otherwise they threaten with holding of permanent protests and picketing railway line. Local authorities claim that they are working on resolution of traders’ problem.  
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Secretary of Security Council arrives in villages adjacent to occupational line
Publish Time: 2017-07-12 12:15:00
Davit Rakviashvili, Secretary of National Security Council arrived in the villages, which are located adjacent to the occupational line and became introduced with the current situation. The occupied Tskhinvali region announced about planning of new wave of border demarcation works. Russian soldiers marked the so-called border with arable land in Knolevi, Tseronisi and Avlevi villages of Kareli district, Shida Kartli region on July 11. The border banners were installed at this section of the occupational line one year ago. Rakviashvili evaluated the process as yet another aggressive move against Georgia’s territorial integrity and state sovereignty, and called on political parties, public and non-governmental organizations for unity.   
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Fire at Poti Market extinguished - Damage inflicted by fire will be calculated
Publish Time: 2017-07-10 16:05:00
The fire, which broke out at Market in Poti town has been extinguished for the time being. The fire-fighting brigades have already left the site. The amount of damage inflicted by fire has not determined yet.According to preliminary information, more than half of the market territory is burned down.
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Court session into Batumi developments to be held
Publish Time: 2017-07-10 12:16:00
The court session into the case of people, who were detained in relation to March 11-12 Batumi developments, will be resumed at 15:00 today.Prosecutor's Office witnesses will questioned at the court session today. The investigator will talk about the investigative activities.It is not excluded that the detainees may file a motion on changing the preventive measure.Merab Ghogoberidze and Irakli Chkhirkvaia were detained in April on charge of organizing events in Batumi.
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Fire at Poti Market extinguished
Publish Time: 2017-07-10 12:05:00
The fire, which broke out at Market in Poti town has been extinguished for the time being, however threat still exists.The fire-fighting brigades remain at the site. According to preliminary information, more than half of the market territory is burned down.An incident took place at the scene. One of the traders has inflicted self-injuries. The victim has been taken to the hospital.
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