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  1. Rustavi 2 centre stage in Georgian political tug of warRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Al Jazeera

    Georgia's most watched TV channel, Rustavi 2, is locked in a bitter power struggle with the government over its ownership. One of the government's staunchest critics, the independent channel has gone to court and says it is facing a politically motivated, attempted takeover by


  2. Where is the 'perfect city'? The experts check inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | Chicago Tribune

    ... become much more inviting. It has some of the best nightlife in Europe with great food and wine culture." "Tbilisi, Georgia, is already on the radar of food and wine aficionados, hosting the International Wine Tourism Conference in 2014, and it ...


  3. Azerbaijani oil prices for November 23-27Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 28 | Trend

    The average price for AZERI LT, exported from Azerbaijan via the Turkish port of Ceyhan and Georgian Batumi and Supsa ports, was $46.01 per barrel on Nov.23-27 or $2.05 per barrel more than the previous week. The maximum price for AZERI LT, which is produced at the Azeri-Chirag-Guneshli block of Azerbaijani fields, was $46.57 per barrel and the minimum price was $45.84 per barrel during the reporting period.


  4. Armenia Healthcare Minister To Attend Ministerial Meeting In TbilisiRead the original story

    Friday Nov 27 | Groong

    ARMENIA HEALTHCARE MINISTER TO ATTEND MINISTERIAL MEETING IN TBILISI TelegraphTimes.com Nov 27 2015 Issues related to struggle against antimicrobial drug resistance, challenges of implementation of World Health Organization worldwide regulations will be discussed during the meetings. The Georgian Foreign Ministry states that the focus of the event, which brings together Foreign Ministers of the partner countries, will be foreign policy issues, as well as health issues.


  5. EU provides a 100 million to support reform and economic development in GeorgiaRead the original story

    Friday Nov 27 | PressReleasePoint

    The European Commission has adopted a new assistance package to Georgia totalling a 100 million to support reforms related to the EU-Georgia Association Agreement and agreements on mobility. The European Commission has adopted a new assistance package for Georgia totalling a 100 million.


  6. NATO split on message to send Georgia on membership hopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 27 | The Peninsula

    BRUSSELS/BERLIN: NATO allies are split over what message to send Georgia over its long-delayed membership bid, diplomats said, with some European capitals arguing the alliance would be unable to defend the ex-Soviet state in the event of a conflict with Russia. NATO gave Georgia an open-ended promise of membership at a summit in April 2008.


  7. Baku-Ankara ties to continue expandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 27 | Today.Az

    Azerbaijan and Turkey have exchanged views on the regional and international issues during Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu's visit to Baku. Following the talks between Azerbaijan's Foreign Minister Elmar Mammadyarov and his Turkish counterpart, the ministers held a press conference touching upon the issues of great importance.


  8. Lament of an ISIL MomRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 27 | Politico

    The rain fell on the windows of the old house in Pankisi Gorge, a remote mountain region of Georgia with a population of about 15,000, mostly ethnic Chechens. The white living room smelled of old clothes; Speaking gently on her cellphone, Aminat was pleading with her son, Muslim Kushtanashvili, who had left seven months before to join the Islamic State.


  9. Tbilisi: Armenia And Georgia Introduce European Standards In Border ManagementRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 26 | Groong

    ARMENIA AND GEORGIA INTRODUCE EUROPEAN STANDARDS IN BORDER MANAGEMENT Georgia Today Nov 26 2015 The Bagratashen-Sadakhlo border crossing point between Armenia and Georgia has seen one of the most important projects within the last two years. In the framework of the Integrated Border Management project, both countries made changes at the legislative level, improved the skills of border officials, built new infrastructure and purchased new equipment.


  10. Azerbaijan, Georgia to mull strengthening cooperationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 26 | Today.Az

    Baku and Tbilisi will discuss ways to strengthen bilateral cooperation as part of Georgian Interior Minister Giorgi Mghebrishvili's visit to Azerbaijan which started on November 26. The Georgian embassy in Baku told Trend that during his visit, Mghebrishvili will hold meetings with Azerbaijani officials to discuss the issues of further strengthening cooperation between the two neighboring countries. Azerbaijan and Georgia established diplomatic relations in 1992, one year after gaining independence from the Soviet Union.


  11. A folded America flag, and a story of lasting friendshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | The Washington Post

    ... way to earn a living. Not for long, I'm sure. Tamara bought the shop in 1994. She had immigrated from Tbilisi, Georgia, after falling in love with a retired American judge named Herbert Mutter, who was in the former Soviet Union teaching law and ...


  12. Moscow protesters trash Turkish embassy over downed Russian jetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Mashable

    Protesters hurled stones, eggs and paint at the Turkish embassy in Moscow on Wednesday, a day after one of the country's F-16 jets shot down a Russian Su-24 warplane that breached Turkish airspace. A Russian pilot and a rescuer were killed.


  13. Saxo Bank signs white label deal with JSC Galt & TaggartRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Finextra Research news

    Saxo Bank, the multi-asset trading and investment specialist, today presents its new white label partnership with JSC Galt & Taggart, a wholly owned investment banking subsidiary of Bank of Georgia Holdings PLC listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange. Saxo Bank's white label trading technology solution will enable Galt & Taggart's clients to access global capital markets and invest on a multi asset basis providing them with an adaptive and intuitive trading experience unique for a Georgian financial institution.


  14. Azerbaijani oil prices for Nov.16-20Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Today.Az

    The average price for AZERI LT, exported from Azerbaijan via the Ceyhan, Batumi and Supsa ports to the Italian Augusta port, was $43.96 per barrel on Nov.16-20 or $2.44 per barrel less than the previous week. The maximum price for AZERI LT was $44.78 per barrel and the minimum price was $42.91 per barrel during the reporting period.


  15. Biggest Wendy's of them all opens in Tbilisi, GeorgiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Crain's Cleveland Business

    With three floors and 15,000 square feet, the new Wendy's in Tbilisi, Georgia, is the largest in the world. The location opened Sunday, the 46th anniversary of the first Wendy's, which opened in 1969 in Columbus.


  16. Georgian bank BGEO Group's Q3 profit rises 30 pctRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 22 | Reuters

    Nov 23 BGEO Group Plc reported a near 30 percent jump in third-quarter profit, helped by robust income in its banking and healthcare businesses. The Tbilisi-headquartered bank, which was called Bank of Georgia Holdings until Friday, said profit rose 29.8 percent to 80.9 million Georgian laris in the third quarter.


  17. Is Russia Proposing to Deepen Armenia's Blockade?Read the original story

    Sunday Nov 22 | Groong

    Is Russia Proposing to Deepen Armenia's Blockade? Hakob Badalyan, Political Commentator Comments - 22 November 2015, 10:45 Related Iran Will Demonstrate Force to Azerbaijan and Russia Iran sets its sights on Armenia It Turns Out Armenia Pays Azerbaijan for Transit Moscow-Baku-Ankara Pole Emerged November 1 Is X Day Armenpress informed that during the Russia-Iran intergovernmental committee the Russian minister of energy Alexander Novak suggested unifying the power and gas systems of Iran, Azerbaijan and Russia. The sides had signed a relevant agreement in 2004 and created a committee but, according to Rosbalt, they did not move forward.


  18. Russian, Georgian FMs may meet in BelgradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 21 | Trend

    Foreign ministers of Russia and Georgia may meet during the OSCE Ministerial Council in Belgrade, Serbia, Dec. 3-4, RIA Novosti quoted Russia's Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin as saying Nov. 21. "The OSCE Ministerial Council will be held in early December, and the ministers of the two countries will arrive there too," Karasin said, answering a question on the time of a meeting between the two countries' FMs. He noted that therefore there will be an opportunity for a meeting as part of the OSCE Ministerial Council, but no concrete plans have been made on this matter yet.


  19. Georgia: Constitutional Court Decision Stokes Debate on Marijuana LegalizationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | EurasiaNet

    In 2013, Beqa Tsikarishvili was arrested for possession of 69 grams of marijuana. Faced with up to 14 years of imprisonment as a first-time offender, the 28-year-old journalist and his friends started a campaign, "Beqa Is Not a Criminal," to protest the harsh, disproportional drug laws.


  20. Who Will Liberalize Visas for Georgians First?Read the original story

    Friday Nov 20 | EurasiaNet

    Russia is relaxing its visa requirements for Georgians, possibly trumping the European Union's best card in the ongoing game of influence between the two powers. "The Russian side confirmed its readiness to continue the liberalization of the visa regime for Georgian citizens visiting Russia," the Russian foreign ministry announced in a November 19 prA cis of the latest bout of talks between Moscow and Tbilisi.