Secretary Pompeo’s meeting with Prime Minister of Georgia

The FINANCIAL — “You are a true friend of this country. We are grateful for your personal and the United States support of our strategic partnership, the most important partnership of this country,” Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia stated during today’s meeting…

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Georgia: Wearing face masks became mandatory outdoors as well

The FINANCIAL — From Today, wearing face masks will become mandatory outdoors as well; restaurants throughout Georgia will be open until 22:00; the education process in the schools of Tbilisi, Kutaisi, Rustavi, Telavi, Zugdidi, Zestaponi, Gori, Poti, Marneuli, and Gardabani will continue…

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New Maritime Academy opened in Poti, Georgia

The FINANCIAL — Approximately seven months ago, the site of this building was in ruins and no one could have imagined that in exactly seven months, it would be possible to begin the education process here, Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia stated…

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EU and Georgia sign €129 mln financing agreements for COVID-19 recovery

The FINANCIAL — Today, Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Olivér Várhelyi and the Prime Minister of Georgia signed two financing agreements to tackle the crisis caused by COVID-19 outbreak. The two agreements are part of the EU’s response to COVID-19 under the “Team Europe”…

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Georgia’s first Cyber ​​Security Forum was held in Tbilisi

The FINANCIAL — Georgia’s first Cyber ​​Security Forum was held in Tbilisi today, on September 25 to identify problems in Georgian cybersecurity and find ways to settle them with the involvement of the diplomatic corps and international institutions. The forum was organized…

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New cases surge but Georgia still remains green country

The FINANCIAL — Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia said during the sitting of Cabinet of Minister that the world had scarce knowledge about the COVID-19 at the beginning. The primary goal of country was to stop the spread of the coronavirus and…

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Georgia reintroduces COVID-19 restrictions as cases surge

The FINANCIAL — Today, on September 9, Georgian authorities announced about reintroducing several restrictions as the number of active cases surpassed 400. This is the highest since the start of the coronavirus pandemic in February. Public and ritual events, including birthdays, weddings and…

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With EU support Khashuri bypass road opened in Georgia

The FINANCIAL — The Khashuri bypass road – a section of the Zemo Osiauri-Chumateleti Project has opened on 22 August, 2020 by Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia and Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Regional Development and Infrastructure Maia Tskitishvili. The project was…

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U.S. Secretary of State Pompeo’s phone call with Georgian PM

The FINANCIAL — Secretary of State Michael R. Pompeo spoke with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia. Secretary Pompeo and Prime Minister Gakharia discussed the importance of the U.S. Georgia partnership and USA’s close coordination in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The officials also discussed…

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Georgian citizens permitted to go to Turkey for seasonal work

According to the decision of the Interagency Coordination Council, which was headed by the prime minister, citizens of Georgia will be able to visit Turkey for work on the basis of a three-month official invitation issued by their employer.  Meanwhile, there is an increase…

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With US support Ken Walker University Clinic opened in Tbilisi

Ken Walker Medical Rehabilitation University Clinic opened today. U.S. Ambassador to Georgia Kelly C. Degnan also attended the opening ceremony.The Clinic is a public-private partnership, facilitated by Emory University, USAID’s implementing partner in its Physical Rehabilitation Program.  Due to the growing interest…

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