TBILISI, July 2 Georgia's gross domestic product
might be reduced by more than 1% this year this year because of
a dispute with neighbouring Russia, the head of Georgia's
central bank said.
TBILISI The Georgian parliament on Tuesday elected a ruling Georgia Dream Party candidate as its new speaker following the resignation of his predecessor after violent protests outside the building.
TBILISI/MOSCOW Russia on Monday served notice to ex-Soviet Georgia it faces painful consequences if anti-Russian protests are not brought under control, saying it was tightening controls on wine imports that bring Georgia millions of dollars in revenue each year.
TBILISI/MOSCOW Georgia and Russia traded blame on Friday for an outbreak of unrest in Tbilisi sparked by the visit of a Russian lawmaker with the Kremlin announcing it would suspend passenger flights between the two countries to protect its citizens. | Video
TBILISI Crowds angry over the visit of a Russian lawmaker tried to storm Georgia's parliament building on Thursday evening, pushing against lines of riot police, throwing bottles and grabbing riot shields from some officers and tearing off their helmets.
TBILISI, June 7 Georgia's economy is expected to
expand by 4.5% this year, supported by external demand, growing
exports and tourism, the European Bank for Reconstruction and
BAKU, June 4 Azeri state energy company SOCAR
said on Tuesday its net profit fell to 1.2 billion manats ($706
million) in 2018 from 2.1 billion manats a year earlier, while
operating profit rose to 3.6 billion manats from 2.5 billion.
DUSHETI, Georgia Former presidents often take to the lucrative global lecture circuit, join the boards of major corporations, or set up their own foundations. Georgia's low key ex-president has taken a different path: becoming an Airbnb landlord. | Video
TBILISI Armenia's imprisoned former president Robert Kocharyan told Reuters powerful opposition forces were coming together to challenge the ex-Soviet state's new leadership soon, and that he hoped to be among them.
TBILISI, April 22 Bank of Georgia Group Plc
expects around 15 percent growth both in profit and
lending in the medium term and feels confident in its capital
adequacy position, the bank's chief executive said.