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First Female Defence Minister on Georgia’s Horizon

First Female Defence Minister on Georgia’s Horizon

Georgia could soon have its first female Minister of Defence. The country’s Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili this morning nominated current MP Tinatin Khidasheli to this position. Nominee Khidasheli is an MP from the Georgian Dream Coalition and represents the Republican Party, and a majoritarian from the Sagarejo region. In addition, Khidasheli …

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Cigarettes Price will Soon Rise in Georgia

Cigarettes Price will Soon Rise in Georgia

From 1 July cigarettes price will rise in Georgia the second time in 2015. The first reason for the increase in prices was the increase in the excise tax on tobacco products, this time – the introduction of ad valorem tax, providing for a 5% tax of each pack of …

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Georgia’s PM Presents New Government

Georgia’s PM Presents New Government

Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili has presented the new government members. According to him, there will be three new ministers in the Cabinet: Tina Khidasheli was offered as a candidate to a Defense Minister’s post, Gigla Agulashvili – to the post of Minister of Environment Protection and Tariel Khechikashvili to …

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9 Most Successful Companies in the World You’ve Never Heard Of

From the company that makes the zips on your clothes to the firm making pet food on behalf of the biggest supermarket brands, here are some of the world’s most secretive corporate giants This Saudi Arabian oil company makes Microsoft look like a minnow. The corporation, which is owned by the Saudi …

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Death Toll in Nepal Reaches 6,204 Individuals

Death toll of the devastating earthquake of April 25th in Nepal has reached 6,204 people. Apart from that, 13, 932 individuals are injured, the local government reports. According to the UN data, the natural disaster in one way or another affected 8 million individuals of the 28-million population of the …

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Azerbaijan Becomes Commercial Operator in South Caucasus Gas Pipeline

Socar commercial operator

SOCAR (State Oil Company of Azerbaijan) has become the commercial operator of the South Caucasus gas pipeline through which Azerbaijan currently sells its gas to Georgia and Turkey. Gas is extracted at the Shah Deniz field. Previously, Norwegian Statoil company was the commercial operator. It left the project by selling its …

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Georgian films gain rave reviews in Budapest

Hungarian cinema-lovers are praising Georgia’s film industry after two Georgian films were screened in capital Budapest this week and were loved by the audience. Georgian films Keep Smiling and Will there be a Theatre Up there? received raving reviews after being screened at the Muvesz Mozi cinema in central Budapest. …

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Domino’s Pizza Opens in Tbilisi, Georgia

Domino’s Pizza ,the recognized world leader in pizza delivery and digital ordering platforms,has opened in its third new market so far this year, as the first Domino’s store in the Republic of Georgia began serving customers in the capital city of Tbilisi. The opening on April 26 marks the third global …

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