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Irakli Alasania:
The amount of investments has decreased catastrophically and is at its lowest level in the past five-to-six years.

On 11 June 2015, the Free Democrats held a presentation of their party’s economic views. The Party Leader, Irakli Alasania, focused, among other things, upon the amount of investments in the country. “The amount of investments has decreased catastrophically and is at its lowest level in the past five-to-six years,” said Mr Alasania. FactCheck took […]

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Irakli Gharibashvili:
From 2008 to 2012, Georgia’s debt grew faster than its economy… 2013 was the only year when the country’s debt decreased by USD 50 million.

During his speech at the Parliament of Georgia, the Prime Minister of Georgia, Irakli Gharibashvili, stated that the external debt’s growth exceeded the economy’s growth from 2008 to 2012 and that 2013 was the only year when Georgia’s external debt decreased. FactCheck verified the accuracy of the aforementioned statement. A country’s external debt is its […]

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Irakli Gharibashvili:
“We are one of the most transparent governments, not only in our region but throughout Europe, as well.”

On 5 June 2015, at a meeting with the diplomatic corps, foreign business associations, consulting companies and representatives of international organisations, the Prime Minister of Georgia, Irakli Gharibashvili, spoke about taking the Georgian National Investment Agency from the Partnership Fund and putting it under the subordination of the Government of Georgia. The Prime Minister also […]

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Giga Bukia:
In 2004-2012, 5,634 individuals donated their property to the state for free. There was not a single case of this happening in the last two years.

At a plenary session of the Parliament of Georgia, a member of the Parliamentary Majority, Giga Bukia, stated that in 2004-2012, 5,634 individuals donated their property to the state for free. There was not a single case of this happening in the last two years. Mr Bukia believes that is proof that the current government, […]

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Otar Danelia:
The export of wine decreased. However, without a market diversification, we could have had much worse indicators.

On 7 May 2014, before the Parliament of Georgia voted in the new Cabinet of Ministers of Georgia, a joint session of all sector committees of the Parliament was held with the ministers presenting reports about the activities of their respective ministries. The Minister of Agriculture of Georgia, Otar Danelia, emphasised the growth of the […]

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Irakli Gharibashvili:
The water supply problem in Kutaisi has been unresolved. We have started intensive work and as a result, Kutaisi will have a 24-hour water supply.

The Prime Minister of Georgia, Irakli Gharibashvili, during his visit to the Imereti Region, stated: “For many years, both in Kutaisi and in the entire Imereti Region, the problem of water supply has been unresolved. We have started intensive work to solve this problem. This is a very important project and upon its completion, the […]

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