Eristavi


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Eristavi

 

a ruler of an area known as an eristavstvo in ancient and medieval Georgia. The leading eristavi were appointed to the king’s advisory council and even became independent rulers. The rights and duties of eristavi were defined in the Dzeglis Dadeba, a law code compiled under King Georgi V (1314–46). In eastern Georgia eristavstvos were replaced by mouravstvos in the 16th century.

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Working with the law firm Eristavi & Partners, the Georgian Institute of Directors, the Georgian Banking Training Centre, and PMO Business Consulting, and funded by Switzerland s State Secretariat for Economic Affairs (SECO), IFC s Corporate Governance Program in Europe and Central Asia this week welcomed to Tbilisi more than 25 representatives of its training and consulting partners from 10 countries.
At a meeting with Georgian Ambassador to Jordan Zurab Eristavi, Batayneh said Jordan seeks to sign land and air transport agreements with Georgia.
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5 (Petra) -- Speaker of the Lower House of Parliament Abdul Hadi Majali on Thursday discussed with Georgian Ambassador to Jordan Zurab Eristavi parliamentary ties and means of boosting them.