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President Vetoes Controversial Banking Supervision Bill

President Giorgi Margvelashvili has vetoed a highly controversial bill on removing banking supervisory functions from the Georgian National Bank (NBG).
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Georgia does not plan to join all forms of sanctions by EU against Russia

Georgia does not plan to join all forms of sanctions by EU against Crimea and Sevastopol. As “Armenpress” informs citing “TASS”, personal representative of the Prime Minister of Georgia for Russia Zurab Abashidze. He commented on the decision by some European countries to prolong the period of imposing sanctions against Russia....
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Georgia is a source, transit, and destination country for trafficking – US Department of State

The US Department of State has published a human Trafficking Report for 2015....
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Electric companies needed to increase tariffs to ensure non-stop power supply - PM Gharibashvili

The electric companies would not have been able to ensure a non-stop power supply if the Regulatory Commission had not increased electricity tariffs, - PM Gharibashvili said at a press conference yesterday....
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Electricity Tariff Hike in Regions

Over one million customers of Energo-Pro Georgia power distributor company will see electricity tariff increase by 3.95 tetri (about 1.75 U.S. cents) per kWh starting from August 1, prompting the government to consider subsidies for socially vulnerable households. ...
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State subsidy will apply only to socially vulnerable citizens if tariffs are increased - Irakli Gharibashvili

State subsidy will apply only to socially vulnerable citizens if consumer electricity prices are increased, - Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili said at today’s governmental session. ...
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Government will consider providing a subsidy if new electricity tariff is inevitable - Kakha Kaladze

The government will consider allocating a subsidy if electricity tariff correction is inevitable - Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze said on Imedi TV. ...
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Vano Merabishvili may be questioned within the framework of Zurab Zhvania case – Prosecutor

Former high-ranking officials, including Vano Merabishvili, may be questioned at the trial of Koba Kharchiladze and Mikheil Dzadzamia, the defendants in Zurab Zhvania case, - stated Prosecutor Zviad Gubeladze after today’s proceedings....
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President reminds the government of Georgian Dream’s pre-election promise

The President of Georgia has reminded the government and the parliamentary majority that changing the majoritarian election system was one of the pre-election promises of the Georgian Dream coalition. ...
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Citizens will no longer have to pay for water meters

Citizens will not have to pay 100 GEL for water meters from this point on....
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11 people injured as a result of fire at hypermarket Gorgia

11 people were injured in a fire that broke out in the hypermarket Gorgia. As Emergency Service informs, all of them were hospitalized. ...
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Gldani explosion death toll reaches 5

Death toll of yesterday’s explosion at an apartment block in the Gldani district of Tbilisi has reached 5. ...
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Azerbaijan, Georgia, Turkey to expand co-op plan in defense sphere, says minister

The plan of cooperation between Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey is defense sphere for 2016 will be approved at the next meeting of the three countries’ defense ministers in October, Georgian Defense Minister Tinatin Khidasheli told Trend July 14. ...
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Georgia, Russia to mull co-op in transport sphere

Russian State Secretary, Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin and Georgian prime minister’s special representative for relations with Russia Zurab Abashidze will discuss the issues of cooperation between the two counties in transport sphere, Sputnik reported. ...
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55 NGOs appeal to the Parliament

Fifty-five non-governmental organizations have released a statement about forms to citizen participation in local self-governance. ...
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