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Monday, December 31 2007, #249 (1516)

New state budget emphasizes social spending

Parliament passed a state budget for 2008 on December 28, putting into ink many of the promises made by Mikheil Saakashvili, the incumbent presidential candidate, to alleviate poverty and joblessness in Georgia. (more)

First journalism forum meets, discusses current challenges

On December 24, a formal forum of Georgian journalists convened for the first time since modern independence. (more)

President of the Future?

Profile: Giorgi Maisashvili (more)

Same dissident, different government

Profile: Irina Sarishvili (more)

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“Davit Gamkrelidze met with journalists” (more)

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