Gulf Times - Georgia
Al-Rumaihi discusses farm co-operation with Georgia

Al-Rumaihi discusses farm co-operation with Georgia

HE the Minister of Municipality and Environment Mohamed bin Abdullah al-Rumaihi has met with Georgian Minister of Environment Protection and Agriculture Levan Davitashvili.

Georgian PM appoints new finance and economy ministers

Georgian PM appoints new finance and economy ministers

Georgia's Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze appointed Giorgi Kobulia as economy minister and Ivane Machavariani as finance minister on Thursday as he forms a new government after taking office last month.

Blockade fails to stop Qatar residents from travelling

Blockade fails to stop Qatar residents from travelling

Rehan Ali Syed stressed that residents pursued their travel itineraries even when the blockade was imposed on June 5 last year.

Georgia's prime minister resigns after mass protests

Georgia's prime minister resigns after mass protests

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili announced his resignation Wednesday after a series of mass protests highlighted a dramatic drop in his government's popularity.

Hundreds protest in Georgia after police raid nightclubs

Hundreds protest in Georgia after police raid nightclubs

Hundreds gathered in the centre of Georgia's capital Tbilisi on Saturday to protest armed police raids on two nightclubs and to demand the resignation of the prime minister and interior minister.

Five killed in military cargo plane crash in Georgia, US

Five killed in military cargo plane crash in Georgia, US

Five people were killed when a military cargo plane crashed near an airport outside Savannah, Georgia, the US state's Air National Guard confirmed.

Saakashvili supporters stage protest against Ukraine president

Saakashvili supporters stage protest against Ukraine president

Several thousand people marched through central Kiev on Sunday to protest against the detention of Ukrainian opposition figure Mikheil Saakashvili and call for the impeachment of President Petro Poroshenko.

Qatar has been so good to me and my people, says Georgia's envoy

Qatar has been so good to me and my people, says Georgia's envoy

Qatar and its residents have been so good to Georgia, Ekaterine Meiering-Mikadze, the ambassador of Eurasian country, who completed her nearly five-year-long stint in Doha, told Gulf Times.

Pence slams Russian 'occupation' on Georgia visit

Pence slams Russian 'occupation' on Georgia visit

US Vice President Mike Pence on Tuesday blasted Russia's ‘ocupation’ of Georgian territory, as he pledged Donald Trump will sign off on new sanctions against Moscow ‘soon’.

Republican wins Georgia election, blow to anti-Trump effort

Republican wins Georgia election, blow to anti-Trump effort

Republican Karen Handel won a high-stakes, closely-watched special congressional election Tuesday, salvaging a seat in traditional conservative Georgia where Democrats had hoped to strike a blow ...

EU approve visa-free travel for Georgia

EU approve visa-free travel for Georgia

European Union member states on Monday approved visa-free travel for Georgia, after agreeing safeguards to prevent any upsurge in arrivals from the former Soviet satellite.

Georgians rally to support embattled opposition TV

Georgians rally to support embattled opposition TV

Thousands of Georgians rallied in the capital Tbilisi on Sunday to protest the government's alleged attempts to silence a pro-opposition television channel.