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Friday, February 17, 2017, #033 (3825)

PM Kvirikashvili visits Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia II in Berlin

Georgia’s Prime Minister, visited in Berlin on February 16 Georgia’s Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia II in a clinic where he underwent a Gall bladder laparoscopy four days ago. (more)

Georgian Dream key figure takes oath as judge

A key figure of the current Georgian Dream leadership, Manana Kobakhidze, took an oath as a judge of the Constitutional Court of Georgia with the background of the opposition’s and civil sector’s strong criticism of her candidacy. (more)

Georgia improves its position in Economic Freedom Index 2017


UNM says Georgia loses $21.9 Mln by new deal with Gazprom


The News in Brief

"Parliamentary Committee gives first green light to changes to Imprisonment Code" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Republicans suggest revising church funding

The non-parliamentary Republican Party has called on the Government to revise the current model of funding for the Orthodox Church, which annually receives 25 million GEL from the state budget and various pieces of real estate and land. (more)

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