Caucasus overview

Georgia Plans To Have Full membership in EU in 5-10 Years

July 20, 2014
Recently Georgia signed Association Agreement with EU, which includes Free Trade agreement with EU as well. Georgian Politicans were so happy, that they rushed to announce some great plans - and so MP of Georgia announced, that Georgia is eagger to have full EU membership in next 5-10 years. So far so good. ...

Nagorno Karabakh - Frozen conflict

June 28, 2014
Today I spent a pleasant afternoon in one of the many Tbilisi parks on Eristavi street. I noticed there lives (or at least walks) a lot of American people. Anyway I had a lot of free time and I decided to buy some newspaper in English. I walked to newspaper stands but there were only newspapers and magazines in...

Azerbaijan ready to simplify VISA regime with EU

June 10, 2014
I always have wanted to travel to Azerbaijan, Baku and probably I will do so this September. According to Azerbaijani newsportal NEWS.AZ Azerbaijan and EU might simplify VISA regime starting this September.Azerbaijan believes that the simplification of the visa regime with the EU will become possible from September....

Tbilisi Open Air 2014

June 06, 2014
International rock-fetival Tbilisi Open Air 2014 will be held in Tbilisi from June 6th to June 8th.

Yerevan Business Run 2014

June 04, 2014
Austrian Airlines in cooperation with the Municipality of Yerevan and “Orange Fitness club”, with the support of “Royal Grand Hotel Yerevan” and “Best Western Congress” hotels will be holding the “Yerevan Business Run 2014” 10Km run, which will take place on June 8, 2014. The main aim of the program is to...

Georgian Youth Eager to Legalize Marijuana

June 03, 2014
Today I red strange news in Georgian news - Georgian youth is eager to legalize marijuana and other lights drugs in Georgia. I understand youth is eager for many things and probably for marijuana as well, but what surprises me that the youth of Georgians has made an rally with few thousnad participiants demanding...

Municipal elections will be held in Georgia June 15th

April 27, 2014
Municipal elections will be held in Republic of Georgia in June 15th, 2014.I'm not following a lot for political party activities here in Georgia, I can name just 2 of them - Georgian Dream and National Movement. It's awaited those 2 parties will split victory. Some might say it will be Georgian Dream coalition,...

New wine Festival in Georgia 2014

April 23, 2014
This year "New Wine Festival" will be held May 24th at Tbilisi Open air museum, Georgia. I have warm memories from last years Festival and looking through this years program, it seems it will be even more awesome:On May 24, 2014 the Wine Club is organizing fifth annual New Wine Festival, aimed at promotion of...

Azerbaijan looking to held Olympics 2024

April 10, 2014
Looks like country of Azerbaijan is getting eager to held Olympics 2024. About that is writting newsgeorgia.ru referencing to Turkish "Anadolu"According to Azerbaijan officials the list of candidate names will be available on 2017, and Azerbaijan is eager to see it's name on that list.It might sound like a surprise,...

Georgia may get NATO Membership action plan

March 13, 2014
In case if Russia, will decide to add Crimea to Russian Federation, NATO would release it Membership Action plan for Georgia, September 2014. 

Azerbaijan will held F1 stage

March 07, 2014
One of the stages for F1 racing will be held in Azerbaijan.According to source first stage will be held in Azerbaijan in 2016.Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sport/formulaone/article-2573270/Bernie-Ecclestone-Flavio-Briatore-Formula-One-Azerbaijan.html

Record numbers of visitors visit Georgia - hoax or true?

January 09, 2014
Today and yesterday I red some articles, claiming that record number of foreigners have visited Georgia in 2013. According to Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia - 5 365 356 foreigners crossed Georgian border in 2013.Why I dont like this data?Well in 2013, I have crossed Georgian border for some 6 times I...

Vilnius - Kutaisi flight will start April 2014

November 08, 2013
Low fare airline company Wizz Air  has announced, that starting April 1st, 2014 a new route will be opened, serving Vilnius, Lithuania  - Kutaisi, Georgia.Tickets can be bought already, and they cost about 50 EUR one way.As I have already previously wrote, I'm really exited about developments of Kutaisi...

Irakli Garibashvili has been appointed as new Prime Minister of Georgia

November 02, 2013
Some speculations have been raised lately, who will Bidzina Ivanishvili apoint as new Prime minister of Georgia. And here you go - Irakli Garibashvili, 31 year old, former Interior Minister, again appointed by Bidzina Ivanishvili.I will not discuss a lot about new Prime Minister, because, as said before, I'm not...

Today will be announced new Prime minister of Georgia

November 02, 2013
Recently I wrote an article about Georgian press discussing whether the new Prime Minister of Georgia will be David Seergenko.To this day Georgian Press, has already 3 candidates: David Sergeenko, Irakly Gariabshvili and Giorgi Kvirikashvili.As I wrote about Georgian president candidates before elections - ...