Recent discoveries show wine was first fermented in what is now Georgia, where it’s still made. Exports of it are on the rise — and not just to the EU. The former Soviet Republic is gearing up to become a new hub for trade between Europe and Asia.
The man, who'd never fired a gun, traded in his car to obtain weapons and explosives to attack the White House and other sites in the capital. His main mistake? Trying to obtain the firepower from undercover FBI agents.
In 2018, fine wine proved to be one of the best investments there was. But how long can the exclusive Burgundy and Bordeaux bubble last when traditional markets tumble in tough times?
The ruling party candidate and former Georgian foreign minister has become the last president to be voted in by the electorate. From 2024, the president will be chosen by an electoral college.
Moldova is Europe's poorest nation with per capita income half that of Albania. Yet since the tiny ex-Soviet state stood up to Russian bullying, it has become something of a superpower — in the wine industry.
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