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  1. Estonian PM to visit GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Trend

    Estonian Prime Minister Taavi Roivas will visit Georgia on January 12-13, the press service of the head of Georgian government told Trend. In Tbilisi, he will hold meetings with the president of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili, Georgian counterpart Irakli Garibashvili and the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Georgia Tamar Beruchashvili.

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  2. Vadim Finkelchtein discusses M-1 Global's 2015 schedule and their...Read the original story

    Jan 11, 2015 | BloodyElbow

    ... events, five of which will take place outside of Russia. They will begin their year with a tribute event in Tbilisi, Georgia in the memory of their first heavyweight champion Guram Gugenishvili , who died in tragic car accident the previous year at ...

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  3. Latvia to help Georgia in liberalization of visa regimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2015 | Trend

    Latvia will help Georgia in carrying out the necessary reforms concerning the liberalization of the visa regime with the EU. This statement was made by Latvian Prime Minister Laimdota Straujuma at a press briefing following the meeting with his Georgian counterpart Irakli Garibashvili.

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  4. Azerbaijani oil prices for Jan.5-9Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Trend

    The average price for AZERI LT, exported from Azerbaijan via the Ceyhan, Batumi and Supsa ports to Italian Augusta port, was $52.32 per barrel on Jan.5-9 or by $8.74 less than the previous week. The maximum price for AZERI LT was $53.81 per barrel and the minimum price was $50.81 per barrel during the reporting period.

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  5. Talks on building oil refinery in Georgia's Supsa fail to take placeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | Trend

    Tbilisi, Georgia, Jan. 10 By Nana Kirtzkhalia Trend: A number of investors were interested in building an oil refinery in the port of Supsa, but the talks didn't take place, Georgian economy minister, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, told reporters Jan. 9. "As far as I know, a certain group was interested, but then the negotiations stopped, but not because of us," Kvirikashvili said. "The other side showed no interest, so we decided, based on state interests, to announce a statement of interest there where we were going to do so, that is, in Poti."

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  6. Javakhk Armenians Eagerly Await Their Piece of the Georgian DreamRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Groong

    ... authoritarian and lost touch with the people. The message was strong: The government will deliver for the people of Georgia. This was the "Georgian Dream." The Armenian Youth Center of Akhalkalak The dramatic takeover of the government started with ...

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  7. Why did Rosneft break into Georgia?Read the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | Groong

    7 January 2015 - 5:07pm [Summary: The first political event of 2015 in Georgia was a major deal between Petrocas Energy Group and the Russian state company `Rosneft.' Petrocas belongs to billionaire David Jacobashvili.

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  8. 'Rosneft' doesn't violate Georgian law - FMRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Trend

    Tbilisi, Georgia, Jan.7 By Nana Kirtzkhalia Trend: Russia's Rosneft company doesn't conduct direct financial and other operations in Georgia's territory, thus, the law on the occupied territories isn't violated, Georgian Foreign Minister Tamar Beruchashvili told reporters Jan.7. She was commenting on the deal on purchasing the shares of Georgia's Petrocas Energy International company by Russian Rosneft company. The company's controlling stake is owned by Russian billionaire of Georgian origin David Yakobashvili.

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  9. The Best European Bank You've Probably Never Heard OfRead the original story

    Jan 7, 2015 | The Motley Fool

    ... landing by myself in Tbilisi at 3 a.m. As it turned out, though, 3 a.m. is prime time at Tbilisi International. Georgia: A hidden gem Because of its geographical place in the world (approximately 1,600 miles east of Rome) and the limited number of ...

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  10. Rip it up and start againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | OUPblog

    'London Bridge is falling down, falling down, falling down; London Bridge is falling down, my fair lady'. 'Oh no it's not!' I hear you all scream with oodles of post-Christmas pantomime cheer but Parliament is apparently falling down.

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  11. 200 drivers saved on Georgian-Armenian highwayRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Groong

    Vestnik Kavkaza, Russia Jan 6 2015 200 drivers saved on Georgian-Armenian highway 6 January 2015 - 5:08pm The Georgian police and emergency services saved about 200 people stuck in cars on a highway connecting Georgia and Armenia in the Ninotsminda District, TASS reports. The snow layer reached a height of 80cm in some areas.

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  12. Ex-Soviet countries on front line of Russia's media war with the westRead the original story

    Jan 6, 2015 | Groong

    ... republics will host a Sputnik hub, as well the Georgian breakaway provinces of Abkhazia and South Ossetia, which Georgia considers to be under Russian military occupation. Besides English, the Sputnik News website now has local-language versions for ...

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  13. Hizballah's Failures Go Well Beyond an Alleged Israeli MoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | TIME.com

    ... their operatives tried and failed to strike Israeli or American targets perhaps two dozen times - in Azerbaijan, in Georgia, in Kenya, in Nigeria, in South Africa, in Turkey, in Greece, in Cyprus and, most spectacularly, in Thailand, where after ...

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  14. New head of Tbilisi Police Main Division appointedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Trend

    He replaced Giorgi Dalakishvili who left his post at his own request due to family circumstances, Georgian Interior Ministry told Trend on Jan.6.

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  15. Road accident in Georgia leaves 2 people killed, 15 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Trend

    Two people were killed and 15 were injured as a result of the road accident, which occurred in eastern Georgia, the Georgian Interior Ministry told Trend Jan.6. It is also reported that two passengers, a young man and a woman, were killed on the spot. Some 15 injured were taken to hospital in the cities of Gori and Kaspi, said the ministry.

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  16. Georgia to introduce electronic form for obtaining visaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Trend

    Tbilisi, Georgia, Jan. 6 By Nana Kirtzkhalia Trend: Georgia's government will supposedly introduce an electronic form for obtaining visa on Feb. 1, Giorgi Chogovadze, the head of the national tourism administration of Georgia, said Jan. 6. He said this will help to simplify the procedures for obtaining visas by tourists for entering Georgia.

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  17. Gulf Cooperation Council interested in co-op with GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | Trend

    Tbilisi, Georgia, Jan.6 By Nana Kirtzkhalia Trend: Georgia and the Gulf Cooperation Council discussed the prospects for cooperation and the situation in the region, Georgian Foreign Ministry told Trend on Jan.6. The discussions were held between Georgia's ambassador to Saudi Arabia Giorgi Janjgava and the Secretary General of GCC Abdullatif bin Rashid Al Zayani. Georgian side expressed readiness to sign a memorandum on the mechanism of consultations between Georgian Foreign Ministry and GCC secretary general.

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  18. New parliament building at KutaisiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2015 | TrekEarth

    On May 26, 2012, a new parliament building was inaugurated in the city of Kutaisi, 231 kilometres west of Tbilisi, replacing the Parliament building at 8 Rustaveli Avenue in Tbilisi. The government, during the building's construction, promoted it as a symbol of Georgia's bright, democratic future, as its location in Kutaisi as a boost for the regional economy there as well as a way to knit the country closer together.

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  19. New Abkhaz Leader Accused Of Failing To Deliver On Election PromisesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2015 | Weekday Magazine

    January 3 marked 100 days since the inauguration of Raul Khajimba as de facto president of the largely unrecognized Republic of Abkhazia. Khajimba defeated three rival candidates in a preterm election in August , three months after the opposition Coordinating Council he headed succeeded in forcing the resignation of incumbent Aleksandr Ankvab in a bloodless but unconstitutional coup.

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  20. Traffic still closed on highway between Georgia, RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | Trend

    Tbilisi, Georgia, Jan. 6 By Nana Kirtzkhalia Trend: The traffic on the highway running between Georgia and Russia is still closed due to heavy snowfall and an avalanche danger. Georgian Department of Roads told Trend Jan. 6 that due to an avalanche danger the movement of all kinds of transportation was prohibited on the Gudauri-Kobi-Stepantsminda-Lars section of the Georgian Military Highway.

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