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US Congress Delegation Coming to Georgia

Georgia is preparing to host an official visit of members of United States (US) Congress. The official US delegation will visit Georgia from July 2-5. Georgian Deputy Foreign Minister David Kereslidze today announced the delegation will include both Republican and Democrat members of US Congress. The delegation will be led by Republican …

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Oscars Invited Zaza Urushadze Among Sought Members

Academy Award nominee director Zaza Urushadze is among the 322 people who are invited to join the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the Academy announced on Friday. The 322 invitations are the most ever given out since the Academy began announcing the names of its invitees more than …

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How Much Does A Weekend Trip To Tbilisi Cost? (Infographics)

For those wanting to travel to new places without spending too much, Tbilisi is one of the best destinations to explore, as Georgia is listed among countries with lowest cost of living. CBW has tried to clarify at what price visitors with average incomes are able to spend their weekend …

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Adam Okruashvili Wins Second Golden Medal at Baku 2015

Adam Okruashvili

Georgian Judoka Adam Okruashvili defeated Israel’s sportsman, and won golden medal at first European Games at Baku 2015. The Georgian National Anthem has been heard for the second time in Baku, Azerbaijan after a Georgian athlete won the gold medal at the 2015 European Games. By the 15th day of competition, …

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Nikoloz Basilashvili Will Play at Wimbledon for the first time

Georgia’s top-ranking tennis player has gained the right to compete in the main draw of Wimbledon. After achieving three victories in the qualifying round. This is the first time Basilashvili will compete in the tennis tournament. Yesterday Nikoloz Basilashvili  defeated Hungary’s Martin Fucsovic  with a score of 6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 6-2. In …

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Georgia’s Defence Minister Visits Brussels

Georgia’s Defence Minister Visits Brussels

The Minister of Defence of Georgia has started a two-day official visit to the capital of Belgium, where she is meeting European Union (EU) high officials and attending her first NATO defence ministerial. Georgia’s Euro-Atlantic integration plans and the country’s participation in NATO missions are the main topics of the …

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Sukhishvilebi dedicates 70th anniversary concert to Tbilisi flood victims

Georgia’s acclaimed folk dance company is preparing to celebrate 70 dynamic years of performance. Sukhishvilebi, Georgia’s internationally recognised folk dance company, founded in 1945 and has been performing locally and internationally since then. The official name of the troupe is the Georgian National Ballet but in Georgia everyone called it …

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Rain and Hail Forecast for Georgia

Georgian authorities are preparing for worsening weather over the coming days and are coming up with ways to mitigate any possible risks from the forecast rain and hail. Georgia’s Crisis and Emergency Management Council held a special meeting today that discussed the risks from the expected deteriorating weather forecast from today until …

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Euronews- Traveler’s diary: Tbilisi

It’s generally acknowledged that in Tbilisi old meets new, and the East meets the West. However, once you come to visit, you’ll probably find out that there’s much more “new” around than you might have imagined, and you can have hard time finding a striking difference between Georgia’s fast-changing capital …

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Georgian Wine took 20 Medals on the Decanter World Wine Awards

16,000 various wine types were presented on the contests and the judge board had 240 members. 305 wines took gold, 1944 took silver and 4810 took bronze medals.   Georgian wines accumulated 4 silver and 16 bronze medals in total. The most medals went to “Schuchmann Wines Georgia” and “Teliani …

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Georgian tennis player succeeds at Wimbledon

Georgian first racket, Nikoloz Basilashvili wins Wimbledon’s first qualification round. Georgian tennis player defeated Rumanian Victor Hanseku with the score 6:4, 6:2. Basilashvili earned 8 ranking points as well. Looking ahead Basilashvili will meet Uzbekistan’s Farrukh Dustov in the second qualification round on June 24. This will not be an easy …

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