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Georgian PM says four-month 9% economic growth leading to budget increase
17 Jun 2024 - 12:20

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Kobakhidze on Monday said the country’s economy had grown by nine percent in the first four months, leading to an increase in the national budget, with plans to add an extra ₾360 million ($125.66 million) by the end of the year. Photo: Gov't Administration

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Civil society should play a constructive role in 2024 elections
Shalva Papuashvili
09 Feb 2024

Having successfully obtained the EU candidate country status, Georgia is now poised to engage in membership negotiations with the European Union. We are now working on new ‘9 steps’. And this is a challenging period for our future integration with the EU, because the process coincides with the parliamentary elections later this year. Therefore, we need to make a serious effort to secure our democracy.

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How did Georgia’s “Infinite Hospitality” arrive in Berlin?
Salome Tsereteli
19 Mar 2023

On March 4, I travelled from Tbilisi to Berlin, only to discover at the airport of the German capital that Georgia was still in front of me in the middle of Europe. The reason for this was the numerous advertising banners that positioned Georgia impressively with the messages of “Infinite hospitality - Georgia”, “Find Infinite Wonders”, “Meet Infinite Culture” and more. I quickly realised the Georgian adventure in Berlin was only beginning.

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Ambassador of Israel Ran Gidor: I simply can’t get enough of Georgia
Ran Gidor
05 Apr 2022

As I am approaching the end of my ambassadorial term in Georgia, it is time to take a small step back and try to absorb all the unforgettable personal and professional experiences of the past 2.5 years. Time has flown so incredibly fast and it’s impossible to believe that soon I’ll have to pack up once again and move on.

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My mission is over
It is time for me to say goodbye to Agenda.ge
Natalia Amaglobeli
13 Dec 2021

Today, December 13, 2021, English-language Georgian news platform Agenda.ge is marking its 8th birthday. I am retiring as the editor in chief of Agenda.ge at the end of December 2021. My mission and time as the head of Agenda.ge has come to its end. Starting January 1, 2022, I will no longer be the editor-in-chief.

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CoE Deputy Secretary, Georgia’s Representative sign protocols to European conventions on extradition, cybercrime
18 Jun 2024

Tamar Taliashvili, Georgia’s Permanent Representative to the Council of Europe, and Bjørn Berge, the Deputy Secretary General of the CoE, on Monday signed additional protocols to the European Convention on Extradition and the CoE Convention on Cybercrime on Enhanced Co-Operation and Disclosure of Electronic Evidence.

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Georgian servicemembers claim five medals at Cateran Yomp charity for injured troops
18 Jun 2024

A team of the Georgian Defence Forces on Tuesday returned from the Cateran Yomp, a 24-hour charity walk involving injured troops from around the world in Scotland, with five medals under their belt after marking a successful appearance at the competition.

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Georgian lawyer makes history after being elected President of European Association of Lawyers
18 Jun 2024

Davit Asatiani, a Georgian lawyer, has made history by being elected as the President of the European Association of Lawyers, becoming the first representative from a non-European Union country to hold the position.

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Public screenings of Euro 2024 matches to be available in cities throughout Georgia
18 Jun 2024

Public screenings of matches of the ongoing European Football Championship will be made available in all cities throughout Georgia with support of local authorities and state representatives, the Government Administration said on Tuesday.

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European Best Destinations: “The 10 Best Destinations to Invest in Europe”
Ekaterine Bitskinashvili
13 Jun 2024

European Best Destinations, a travel platform developed to promote culture and tourism in the continent, has named Georgia's Black Sea city of Batumi third among its best places to invest.

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Georgia building “bridge to the future”, “gaining momentum” as country prepares to host ADB’s largest int’l event
Mariam Papidze
30 Apr 2024

Georgia is hosting the 57th annual meeting of the Asian Development Bank next month under the slogan “The Bridge to the Future”, to reflect its stance as a country with a long history of serving as a natural bridge between Europe and Asia. It is also set to host the major event with a status as a candidate for membership in the European Union, as the country aims to showcase its potential as a vital link between the two continents and encourage building bridges.

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Time Out: “The 16 most beautiful small towns in the world”
Ekaterine Bitskinashvili
10 Apr 2024

The Time Out magazine, a travel publication, has named Georgia’s northern highland town of Stepantsminda among its 16 “most beautiful small towns around the world to visit in one lifetime”.

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UEFA: “Georgia breakthrough built on years of development”
Ekaterine Bitskinashvili
28 Mar 2024

The Union of European Football Associations on Wednesday highlighted the Georgian national football team’s first-ever qualification for a major international tournament after the squad defeated Greece to book a spot at the 2024 European Championship.

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