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CNN: 9 Reasons To Visit Georgia

CNN: 9 Reasons To Visit Georgia

(CNN)Out on the fringes of Europe, the former Soviet Republic of Georgia is a country shrouded in mystery. Sandwiched between the Caucasus Mountains to the north, the Black Sea to the west and dry deserts to the south, this small country, which borders Russia, Azerbaijan, Armenia and Turkey, is not …

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Robot Mother Builds Babies That Can Evolve On Their Own

Robot Mother Builds Babies That Can Evolve On Their Own

Scientists have created a ‘mother’ robot that can build babies out of mechanised blocks, and then create new ones that evolve from the previous generation. The findings show that robots could be able to evolve on their own, in the same way that animals and humans have. Like biological evolution, …

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Company Livo Comes to Russia and Estonia

Company Livo Comes to Russia and Estonia

Natural juices company Livo plans to  export its products to Russia and Estonia. According to  the company’s  Director Goga Samushia, talks with the parties have been completed and export  of products will start in the near future. Four  types of Livo products will be presented in the two countries’ market both …

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Georgian Lari Depreciated Sharply against All Major Currencies

The Secondary Market of Securities is "Frozen"

The national currency has sharply depreciated against all major currencies. The National Bank set the official exchange rate, according to which, the national currency has depreciated against the dollar. In particular, one dollar will be available for purchase at GEL 2.3238. the national currency has depreciated in relation to the euro. …

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Dubai from Above

Dubai from Above

Dubai is the most populous city in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). It is located on the southeast coast of the Persian Gulf and is one of the seven emirates that make up the country. Abu Dhabi and Dubai are the only two emirates to have veto power over critical …

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Lefthanders Day 2015: 15 Left-handed Celebrities

Lefthanders Day 2015: 15 Left-handed Celebrities

August 13 is designated International Lefthanders Day by Lefthanders International. It was first observed on the 13th of August, in the year 1976. As the name suggests, it is meant to promote awareness of the inconveniences faced by left-handers in a predominantly right-handed world. It celebrates their uniqueness and differences, …

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Tbilisi Assembly Approved a Revised Version of the Mirza Shafi Project

Tbilisi Assembly Approved a Revised Version of the Mirza Shafi Project

Tbilisi City Council has approved a revised version of Mirza Shafi development plan. The majority adopted this decision at  the City Council session. Before the start, the project should pass through several stages, including dealing with  construction permits. The opposition, the majority of the City Council and representatives of civil society …

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Central Bank Raised its Refinancing Rate Again – Expert Evaluation

اقتصاد-خوب-Central Bank Raised its Refinancing Rate Again - Expert Evaluation

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the National Bank of Georgia (NBG) met on August 12, 2015 and decided to increase the refinancing rate by 50 basis points to 6.0 percent. According to the central bank’s  statement, the monetary policy decision is based on the macroeconomic forecast, which indicates increase …

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National Bank Increases Refinancing Rate by 50 Basis Points

National Bank Increases Refinancing Rate by 50 Basis Points

The Monetary Policy Committee (MPC) of the National Bank of Georgia (NBG) met on August 12, 2015 and decided to increase the refinancing rate by 50 basis points to 6.0 percent. The National Bank has released a statement about the issue, which we are offering without any change in it: …

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“Heat Batumi” to Host Sven Marquardt’s Photo Exhibition

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On August 14th, 20:00, Sven Marquardt’s exhibition “FOTOGRAFIEN” will open the City Sound project “Blick 2015” in the art gallery “Glasshouse”. Notable works from the photographer will be displayed, and residents or visitors of the seaside Batumi will be able to visit the exhibition. It will end on August 19th. …

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