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No To Russian Fascism! - The rally organized by European Georgia has finished
Publish Time: 2017-07-23 20:52:00
No To Russian Fascism! - The rally organized by European Georgia has finished with fireworks at Agmashenebeli Avenue. According to the Leaders of European Georgia, fascism must end in Georgia. 
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New hotel opens in Sno - The profit will be spent for charity purposes
Update Time: 2017-07-23 16:12:00
With blessing of Catholicos Patriarch of All Georgia a new hotel opens in Sno, Kazbegi region. The profit of the new hotel will be spent for charity purposes and will be used for local population.The hotel can accommodate up to 34 visitors. Locals will be employed at the hotel. The hotel's income will be gathered for socially vulnerable people.Catholicos Patriarch Ilia II and the representatives of the government attended the event.
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Tianeti-Zaridzeebi-Jinvali section of highway opened
Publish Time: 2017-07-23 12:17:00
The 12-kilometer-long Tianeti-Zaridzeebi-Jinvali section of highway has been opened.The new road will pass through Tianeti and Dusheti municipalities and connect 15 villages to each other. Minister of Infrastructure opened a new section of the road today.Total of 21 million Gels were spent from state budget for the project.
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New hotel opens in Sno
Publish Time: 2017-07-23 12:05:00
With blessing of Catholicos Patriarch of All Georgia a new hotel opens in Sno, Kazbegi region. The hotel can accommodate up to 34 visitors. Locals will be employed at the hotel. The hotel's income will be gathered for socially vulnerable people.Catholicos Patriarch Ilia II and the representatives of the government will attend the event.
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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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Lieutenant Colonel of British Armed Forces visiting Georgia
Publish Time: 2017-07-22 12:06:00
Simon West, Lieutenant Colonel of British Armed Forces is visiting Georgia. He is holding lectures on topic of strategic communications at NATO and European Union Centers. Representatives of public sector, non-governmental organizations and military experts are attending the lecture. Lieutenant Colonel Simon West has been awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours list.  Simon led a multinational team as part of an MOD think-tank called 'Understand to Prevent'.  The team sought to identify the part that military forces can play alongside other nations, government departments and the UN in transforming human conflict away from violence towards something more positive.
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Nurses of kindergartens undergo through training
Update Time: 2017-07-21 18:34:00
Nurses employed at public kindergartens in Tbilisi underwent through training at Tsitsishvili Children’s Clinic. The course included both theoretic and practical material about rendering First Medical Aid. The 180 nurses were awarded with certificates. 
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Sokhumi University has new Rector
Update Time: 2017-07-21 18:32:00
Zurab Khonelidze has been elected as Rector of the Sokhumi State University by members of Academic Council with 8 votes for and 0 - against today. Three candidates were running for the post. Joni Apakidze served as acting rector before. The elections were held in a peaceful environment. Several violations were detected that did not have any effect on final results of the voting.  
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Verbal confrontation during discussions over General Plan of Land Use
Update Time: 2017-07-21 18:31:00
Owners of spaces and shops at Eliava Market in Tbilisi had a verbal clash with Davit Narmania, Tbilisi Mayor during the discussions over General Plan of Land Use held at Georgian Technical University. Conflict followed presentation of the vision of Tbilisi City Hall based on which Eliava Market territory should be transferred into a recreational zone. Representatives of the market suggested refurbishment of shops and arrangement of greening across the territory. 
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Sakdrisi Protection Committee demands publicizing of RMG Company’s activities
Update Time: 2017-07-21 16:18:00
Sakdrisi Gold Mine Protection Committee demands publicizing of RMG Gold Company’s activities from the Ministry of Environment Protection and Natural Resources. This refers to a conclusion prepared by Supervision Service of Environment Protection based on research carried out in 2016. According to Nino Burchuladze, a representative of the Committee, they are familiar with the document content and results of the study are alarming. Burchuladze claims that the amount of damage inflicted to the environment by the company in Bolnisi district of Kvemo Kartli region exceeds hundreds of millions GEL. 
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Supporting Judiciary Reform in Georgia, - Council of Europe Office starts a new project
Publish Time: 2017-07-20 12:07:00
Supporting Judiciary Reform in Georgia, - Council of Europe Office starts a new project.The project refers to strategy and action plan of the judicial reform and will last till 2019.
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Project of Tbilisi General Plan to be ready in September
Publish Time: 2017-07-19 17:34:00
The complete project of Tbilisi Development General Plan will be presumably ready in September, Mamuka Salukvadze, Head of City Institute Georgia said. According to Salukvadze, public discussions are launched. Priorities in the plan go to transport infrastructure, greening and ecology. Corrections can be made to the plan in case of objective remarks. 
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146 citizens of Georgia refused to enter EU member states
Publish Time: 2017-07-19 12:45:00
The 146 citizens of Georgia were refused to enter EU member states in three months, says the statistical data provided by Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA). The right to cross the border of EU member states was not granted to citizens of Georgia from March 28 until July 2.At this stage MIA does not specify how many people used the visa-free regime with the EU and how many people returned to the country by protecting the 90-day stay rule.Georgia has been enjoying visa free regime with the Schengen zone countries from March 28, 2017. Citizens of Georgia are allowed to enter and stay in the EU member states and several non-member countries for 90 days without a visa.
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March of Women to be held
Publish Time: 2017-07-19 12:10:00
The March of Women will be held in Tbilisi today to protest against violence and discrimination of women. The march will take place at Marjanishvili Avenue. Organizers call on representatives of mass media to stop agitation of fascism and violence and condemn aggressive statements made in address of females. Protest participants will also express solidarity to former representative of Georgian Youth in United Nations Tatia Dolidze who was threatened by actor Gia Korkotashvili with physical abuse. 
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Body of Georgian citizen injured in road accident in Turkey repatriated
Publish Time: 2017-07-19 02:08:00
The body of a 60-year-old man, operator of “Lamprebi” Ensemble who was injured in a road accident near Trabzon in Turkey has been repatriated to Georgia. He was connected to artificial breathing apparatus during 2 days. Four people injured during the road accident continue medical treatment at Turkish clinics. Their health condition is stable. 
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Number of applications by victims of violence and trafficking to shelters increases
Publish Time: 2017-07-18 18:45:00
The number of applications on part of victims of violence and trafficking to shelters increases. Based on statistics, the index from year to year increases by 30%. Private shelters are facing problems regarding search of finances.  Non-governmental organizations and Public Defender are asking the government for creation of systematic policy. Based on official data, the number of victims of violence reaches 3 thousand people, while there are about 1000 places in state shelters. 
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The fire is localized in Dezertirebi Agrarian Market
Publish Time: 2017-07-17 16:10:00
The fire is localized in Dezertirebi Agrarian Market.According to the Emergency Management Agency, the fire has been brought under control.There have not been any reports of injuries from the blaze.
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Permanent place designations of judges - The High Council of Justice of Georgia is holding a session
Publish Time: 2017-07-17 12:16:00
The High Council of Justice of Georgia is holding a session.The members of the council discuss the changes in the regulations concerning to the permanent place designations of judges. 
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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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Protest in demand of straitening Immigration Law
Update Time: 2017-07-15 12:08:00
A protest was held in Tbilisi in demand of tightening Immigration Law. Members of “Erovnulebi” Movement organized marching and elaborated a petition to demand eviction of illegal emigrants and suspension of granting citizenship to foreigners and issuance of temporary residence permits. Participants of the march claimed that non-governmental organizations had to be limited financing from abroad. They have one-week term to the authorities otherwise threated with holding of permanent protests. 
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