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Wednesday, September 14, 2016, #181 (3715)

People quit Georgian opera star’s political party

Giorgi Rukhadze, an expert on foreign affairs and ex-member of the Christian Democratic Movement, has quit the political unity headed by famous Georgian opera singer Paata Burchuladze ahead of October 8 Parliamentary Elections. (more)

President shouldn’t be elected by people

Parliament Speaker and the leader of the Republicans, Davit Usupashvili, believes that when there is parliamentary governance in the country, the president should not be elected directly by the people. (more)

UNM accuses City Hall of spending millions inappropriately


TBC Bank purchases 93 % shares of Bank Republic


The News in Brief

"Security Council meeting to be held on September 15" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

New secretary for National Security Council

The President of Georgia has not yet named the new Secretary of Georgia’s National Security Council, since the acting secretary Irine Imerlishvili was recently named by the President as a candidate for Constitutional Court judge, ... (more)

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