Media Profiles

# 75b. Kostava St., Tbilisi

+995 322 21 10 64

"Pirveli Radio"

Pirveli Radio is a private company which, since 30 December 2011, is owned by Vasil Kobaidze who simultaneously holds 65% of shares in Pirveli Stereo. 14 days before (December 16, 2011) the owner of Pirveli Radio was Chemexim International Ltd, the company registered in Marshall Islands, simultaneously holding 20% of the shares in Rustavi 2 TV company. Between 2007 and 2011, the 100% owner of Pirveli Radio was Holding Georgian Media Incorporated Ltd. Before that, in 1999-2007, it was owned by five private persons. In 2013, Pirveli Radio recruited former journalists of Imedi TV company, who were dismissed from their former jobs following the return of the TV company into the ownership of Patarkatsishvili family.

July 7, 2017

December 30, 2011 - Present Vasil Kobaidze 100%

December 16, 2011 - Chemexim International Ltd 100%

August 17, 2007 - Holding Georgian Media Incorporated Ltd 100% 

August 18, 1997 - Nikoloz Chkeidze 22%, Zurab Chelidze 41%, Levan Iashvili 15%, Dimitri Tvildiani 17%, David Zilphimiani 5%

YearPublic Funds
20171 940 GEL (as of November 15)
20167 150 GEL
20151 596 GEL

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