Representatives of civil society and NGOs are actively engaged in the argument between Palitra TV and Magticom mobile communications company.
There are several TV channels broadcasting in the part of eastern Ukrainian territory currently occupied by Russian army and pro-Russian rebels.
A political cartoon from Sergei Elkin for RFE/RL's Russian Service, marking the 15th anniversary on March 27
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Exchange Rates
28-03-2015
GBP
1
GBP
3.3087
SGD
1
SGD
1.6229
ZAR
10
ZAR
1.8491
EUR
1
EUR
2.4077
Defense Minister meets acting Assistant Secretary General of NATO
19:16 27-03-2015
Acting Assistant Secretary General of NATO on Public Diplomacy, Ted Whiteside pays a visit to Georgia.
Georgia assessed as first country in region in terms of open governance
18:50 27-03-2015
Georgia has been ranked first of 13 countries in Eastern Europe and Central Asia region in terms of open governance, - says a report published by international organization The World Justice Project.
Earth Hour 2015 to be marked in Georgia
18:28 27-03-2015
On Saturday, 28 March 2015, 20:00 – 22:00, the Round Garden in Tbilisi will join in the traditional celebration of Earth Hour with live music and fireworks.
Dollar price hits 2.2242 GEL
17:08 27-03-2015
The National Bank of Georgia has set a new exchange rate according to which Georgia’s national currency has slightly depreciated against the dollar.
Germanwings co-pilot may have concealed an illness, says prosecutor
16:46 27-03-2015
German prosecutors have found torn up sick notes in the apartment of the Germanwing’s co-pilot who is thought to have deliberately crashed a plane into the Alps, suggesting that Andreas Lubitz may have concealed an illness from his employer.
New Georgian Ambassador to NATO appointed
15:49 27-03-2015
President Giorgi Margvelashvili has signed a decree to appoint Aleksandre Maisuradze as the next Ambassador to NATO, - Georgia’s Foreign Ministry has informed InterPressNews.
Georgia’s Embassy to Italy is informed about the Georgian civilian’s death
15:34 27-03-2015
As Georgia’s Foreign Ministry has informed InterPressNews, Georgia’s Embassy to Italy has been provided with official information about Georgian civilian Tamar Trapaidze’s death.
Georgian Government to set up scholarship fund for students living in borderline villages
15:26 27-03-2015
Georgia’s Government has decided that the Ministry of Education and Science will allocate 1.4 million GEL to cover the full tuition for about 550 students living in the borderline villages of the Tskhinvali region.
Two children Rescued from the Rioni River
14:55 27-03-2015
Rescuer workers have retrieved two children from the Rioni River in Kutaisi. The children were stranded in the middle of the river on a bunch of stones.
Georgia’s internal shocks factors are minor - Nodar Khaduri
14:48 27-03-2015
As Georgia’s Minister of Finance Nodar Khaduri has declared on the Palitra TV program, “Business PRESS”, Georgia’s internal shock factors are not major ones.
Italian media releases possible causes of Georgian civilian’s death
13:31 27-03-2015
31-year old Tamuna Trapaidze apparently died of severe toxicity, - Italian media reports.
Director of Consulting Georgia Co. detained for bribery
12:50 27-03-2015
The Investigative Service of Georgia’s Finance Ministry has detained Simon Chelidze, Director of Consulting Georgia Co., along with civilian Robinzon Oniani.
Preparations for President’s annual report completed
12:24 27-03-2015
As President’s parliamentary secretary Giorgi Kverenchkhiladze has told reporters, work on the President’s annual report has come to an end.
Buildings in New York collapse after explosion rocks Manhattan
11:31 27-03-2015
At least 19 people have been injured after an explosion caused two buildings to collapse in New York City.
Georgian woman found dead in Italy
11:28 27-03-2015
A 31-year-old Georgian woman, who worked as a nurse has been found dead in Italy, Napoli.
According to Kakha Kaladze Khudoni Hydro Power Plant construction will not begin this year
10:56 27-03-2015
As Georgia’s Minister of Energy Kakha Kaladze has told reporters, preparation work needs to be done before construction can begin.
Visa-free travel with the EU will not be immediate after Riga summit - Tamar Beruchashvili
10:41 27-03-2015
As Georgia’s Foreign Minister Tamar Beruchashvii has told reporters, the Riga summit will not be immediately followed by visa-free travel with the EU.
Germanwings co-pilot intended to destroy plane, says French prosecutor
10:05 27-03-2015
The co-pilot of a Germanwings jet that went down in the French Alps, killing 150 people, appears to have crashed the plane deliberately, - a Marseille prosecutor said on Thursday.
Dollar price becomes 2.22 GEL
09:55 27-03-2015
Georgia’s national currency has slightly gained value against the Dollar.
Prime Minister to meet businessmen in Samegrelo today
09:49 27-03-2015
The Prime Minister of Georgia continues presentation of economic potential of regions.
SOLIDARITY AND PATRONAGE: MEET OUR FRIENDS AT THE GREEN HOUSE
09:00 27-03-2015
Along with doing banking, Bank Republic is actively involved in the life of the society, where it operates. We try to help those people, who need us most.
18:48 27-03-2015
A Book of Condolence was opened in the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany.
17:34 27-03-2015
The Combined Company of the 23rd Battalion of II Infantry Brigade of Georgia’s Armed Forces has completed its peacekeeping mission in the Central African Republic. A farewell ceremony for the Georgian troops was held at the “UKATEX” Base in Bangui.
16:31 27-03-2015
Turkey will allocate 900,000 Turkish lira to Georgia within the framework of military-financial cooperation.
Germanwings co-pilot was struggling with depression
The man suspected of deliberately crashing a Germanwings A320 plane in the French Alps required treatment for depression, - German media reported.
What was an occupation regime is now annexation - Giorgi Margvelashvili
It is the greatest challenge to develop democracy, when borders are violated and territories are occupied, - President Giorgi Margvelashvili said at the international conference – Essence of Democracy: Foreign, Economic and Security Policy Choices in the Region.
Georgia's current government is less effective compared to its predecessor - Davit Usupashvili
Georgia's current government is less effective compared to its predecessor, - Parliament Speaker Davit Usupashvili said at the international conference at the Courtyard Marriott hotel.
The treaty mentioned by Irakli Alasania does not exist in nature - Mindia Janelidze
The treaty, mentioned by Irakli Alasania, does not exist in nature, - Defence Minister Mindia Janelidze said after the governmental meeting today.
The World at 7 Billion
Launch of the Organized Cancer Screening Programme in Georgia
Within the framework of the annual Cervical Cancer Prevention Week (CCPW) the Ministry of Labour, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia,