The messenger logo
Thursday, September 29, 2016, #192 (3726)

Members quit political bloc led by opera star

Three former members of the opposition United National Movement ( UNM), which ran the country in 2003-2012, quit the political bloc Paata Burchuladze-State for People, as they said the famous opera star Burchuladze was “blackmailing them” as he needed money. (more)

UNM members refuse comment over alleged Gov’t overthrow

Members of the opposition party United Nation al Movement (UNM) refused appearing at the State Security Service (SSS) headquarters for questioning,... (more)

Georgian investors to familiarize themselves with European standards


Georgia plans to introduce sport fishing


The News in Brief

"Shimon Peres, former Israeli president, dies aged 93" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Education Minister offers electronic textbooks

Georgia’s Minister of Education, Alexander Jejelava, has spoken out about the advantage of electronic books and said that gradually they may replace conventional paper textbooks at Georgian schools. (more)

The Messenger welcomes your comments, questions and letters to the editor. Please write to us at
Exchange Rates
US Dollar - 2.3286
Euro - 2.6113
Pound Sterling - 3.0283
100 Russian Ruble - 3.6481
Swiss Franc - 2.3974