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Monday, January 16, 2017, #009 (3801)

UNM split causes change in Parliament

The split of Georgia’s key opposition party, the United National Movement (UNM), on January 12 saw changes in the parliamentary factions of the party. (more)

400 mln online credits issued in Georgia

The President of Georgia’s Economic advisor, Maya Melikidze, says 400million online credits are issued in Georgia, when the country’s population is just 3.7 million. (more)

Energy Minister to explain energy deal with Gazprom


Court is free from political influences


The News in Brief

"EU parliament committee approves visa-free access for Georgians" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Russia destroys Georgian cultural heritage in breakaway areas

“We’ve heard reports about the destruction of a historical monument and a cemetery by Russia’s border guards in Georgia’s Abkhazia region, specifically in the Gulripshi district,” reads a special statement released by the Patriarchate of Georgia. (more)

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