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Varieties of Democracy Index: Georgia among top 50 countries, 1st in Europe for Freedom of Peaceful Assembly
23 Jul 2024 - 11:35

Georgia has ranked among the top 50 countries in the world, as well as top 10 with 11 years of progress and first in Europe in the latest Freedom of Peaceful Assembly Index by Varieties of Democracy, an institution studying the qualities of governments.

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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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US State Department Spokesperson highlights importance of Georgian citizens “alone” deciding future of country in elections
23 Jul 2024

Matthew Miller, the Spokesperson for the United States Department of State, on Monday highlighted the importance of Georgian citizens “alone” deciding the future of their country in the parliamentary elections scheduled for October 26.

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Georgia’s gastro-tourism potential showcased at National Geographic fest in London
22 Jul 2024

The National Tourism Administration of Georgia promoted the country's potential in gastronomic tourism for the first time at the National Geographic Traveller Food Festival in London this weekend. 

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Ruling party official claims Republican Party victory in US elections will “speed up peace”
22 Jul 2024

Rati Ionatamishvili, the Chair of the ruling Georgian Dream party faction in the legislative body, on Monday claimed a Republican Party in the United States elections would “speed up the process of ensuring peace”.

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Georgian PM says polling stations for elections will be opened in all diplomatic representations abroad
22 Jul 2024

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Kobakhidze on Monday said his Government would open polling stations in all of the country’s diplomatic representations abroad for the parliamentary elections scheduled for October 26.

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Reuters: “Georgia fans greet returning players with rally after 'miracle' Euros”
Ekaterine Bitskinashvili
03 Jul 2024

Reuters news agency on Tuesday highlighted a public celebration hosted in Georgia’s capital Tbilisi marking the national football team’s return from the ongoing European Championship in Germany after a “thrilling campaign on their major tournament debut”.

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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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