On 10 September, the Georgian Public Broadcaster (the GPB) declined (in Georgian) a request from the United National Movement (the UNM) to air six videos of a political nature, citing that the videos did not comply with the requi
On 3 September, the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Georgia refused to register Salome Zourabichvili as a candidate for the 2013 presidential elections. Zourabichvili holds both Georgian and French citizenship.
At a press conference today, eleven non-governmental organizations working on electoral issues announced that they are proposing Ms. Tamar Zhvania as a candidate for the chairperson's position of the Central Election Commission.
Giorgi Margvelashvili claimed that he has resigned from his post of a Minister of Education and Science of Georgia to take a step towards setting the “new political standard”. Since the law did not oblige him to do so, we may evaluate his move as a positive one.
Update: On July 25 Adjara Supreme Council approved changes to the 2013 budget - funding increased for the Goderdzi resort, Healthcare Ministry, Environment Division and TV-Radio Department.
2013 წლის 1 ივლისს ცნობილი გახდა პრეზიდენტის გადაწყვეტილება საპრეზიდენტო არჩევნების თარიღის გამოცხადების შესახებ.
Transparency International Georgia (TI Georgia) has deployed 6 mobile teams to observe today’s Parliamentary By-Elections taking place in three single-mandate districts: Nadzaladevi, Baghdati and Samtredia. So far, a calm and relaxed atmosphere reigns over these elections, along with a low rate of participation.