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Georgia Decreases Import of Construction Materials From Azerbaijan

Georgia Decreases Import of Construction Materials From Azerbaijan

In January-April 2015, the total value of import of construction materials produced by Azerbaijan to Georgia almost halved, said the report on foreign trade of Gruzstat (National Statistical Service of Georgia) for the first four months of 2015. Around 21,970 metric tons of plaster and other anhydrites worth $3.13 million …

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The World’s 10 Most Expensive Plane Tickets

10. New York to Singapore with Singapore Airlines for upwards of $14,000 For a whopping $14,000 or more, passengers from New York’s JFK airport can now experience Singapore Airlines’ all-new first class suites. Forget those old reclining booth chairs, because these babies are the real deal, with sliding cabin doors …

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Spotlight 2015 Marks Third Time For the Event in Tbilisi

spotlight 2015

On May 24th, Tbilisi paid host to Spotlight 2015. The project took place for the third time under the initiative of Marketer.ge, which is the largest-scale marketing event in the region. 14 Speakers and 420 delegates took part in it. Speakers had 13 minutes to share their knowledge and experience with …

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Petrol Prices Hiked Again

Petrol Prices Hiked Again

Fuel prices in Georgia have increased yet again. The prices on different products have grown by 2-5 tetri. Lukoil Director Shavleg Mishveladze told bpn.ge the tendency for price growth continues.“We have changed prices today, increasing them by 5 tetri. The tendency continues, but it is not good for our business,”- …

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Business Association of Georgia Opposes Parliament Initiative

Business Association of Georgia Opposes Parliament Initiative

Business Association of Georgia (BAG) does not see any need to create an independent bank oversight structure – BAG’s President George Chirakadze believes that the planned changes will bring more problems than benefits. “Businessmen should be able to express their views and explain the deputies why they consider unacceptable to …

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WIPO Supports Georgia Establish an Intellectual Property System

WIPO Supports Georgia Establish an Intellectual Property System

A specialized intellectual property agency of the United Nations is helping to develop Georgia’s economy by supporting the country develop an intellectual property system that will support innovative startups. The World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) is sharing top international experience with Georgia about how to create innovative enterprises. WIPO is …

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Central Bank of Russia will Acquire 100 ML USD Daily

Russia’s Central Bank bought 200 ml USD on its internal currency market on May 26, the Russian news agency InterFax reported. In national currency the amount constituted 10,1 billion Rubles. Central Bank of Russia has been executing such operations since May 13. Local news agencies report that the Central Bank …

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