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Beaten Georgia pipeline plot suspect questioned at the hospital

By | August 23rd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , |

TBILISI, DFWatch–One of the men suspected of planning an act of sabotage against a natural gas pipeline in Georgia was questioned at the hospital on Tuesday. Yesterday, lawyer Maia Chrelashvili said that her client was unable to attend a hearing […]

Georgia’s negotiations with Gazprom continuing while critics protest

By | January 15th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , |

(Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–A meeting between Georgian Energy Minister Kakhi Kaladze and director of Gazprom Export Elena Burmistrova in Switzerland on December 27 has reignited a debate about Russian influence. It became known in late September […]

Anti-Gazprom rally outside Ivanishvili’s residence

By | November 19th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

(DF Watch.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Businessman Bidzina Ivanishvili’s residence in Tbilisi was Wednesday besieged by protesters opposed to the government’s negotiations with the Russian company Gazprom. In September, the Energy Minister revealed that there have been […]

Georgia’s energy minister explains what Gazprom negotiations are about

By | October 21st, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , |

Kakhi Kaladze. (Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Georgian Energy Minister Kakhi Kaladze on Tuesday sought to downplay criticism against his call for increasing the import of Russian natural gas, explaining that the extra supplies from Gazprom […]

Georgia nationalizes geological information

By | July 30th, 2012|Categories: News|Tags: , |

TBILISI, DFWatch – The Georgian state takes over ownership of information about fossil and mineral resources in the country. Before, this information was the private property of the company that did the geological survey. The government explains this with a need […]

Georgia halts gas flow to Armenia

By | March 12th, 2012|Categories: In brief, News|Tags: |

TBILISI, DFWatch – Georgia halted the flow of Russian natural gas to Armenia on Saturday, due to a technical accident on the pipeline caused by a landslide near the village of Mamkoda near Tbilisi. Energy minister Alexander Khetaguri said Saturday that […]