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Daily Archives: September 24, 2015

Trend: Georgia Still Interested in Refinery Construction

Mariam Valishvili

Georgia is still interested in building an oil refinery in the port of Poti, Georgian Deputy Energy Minister Mariam Valishvili said in an exclusive interview with Trend Sept. 23. She said that the construction of the refinery is among the priorities of Georgia. The Georgian government announced a contest for …

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Volkswagen CEO Likely to Get $32 Million Pension After Leaving

Martin Winterkorn, engulfed by a diesel-emissions scandal at Volkswagen AG, amassed a $32 million pension before stepping down Wednesday, and may reap millions more in severance depending on how the supervisory board classifies his exit. After Winterkorn disclosed Wednesday that he had asked the board to terminate his role, company …

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David Sergeenko: Drug Prices Should Not Be As Expensive As they Are

David Sergeenko

Conference hall of National Center of Disease Control and Public Health of Georgia (NCDC) hosted a conference on The Quality of Medical Products issue in Georgia. During the conference Minister David Sergeenko emphasized those factors that affect quality of drugs. Georgia’s total healthcare spending comes on the very high proportion of …

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Batumi Investment Forum 2015 Summary

With over 200 participants, Investment Forum Batumi 2015 was successfully held in Batumi at the Hilton Hotel in the Black Sea Region of Ajara. The event was organized by Cushman & Wakefield | Veritas Brown together with the Georgian National Investment Agency and the Government of Autonomous Republic of Ajara. …

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New Building Code – New Standards To Construction Companies

The new building code has been already developed. The parliament will discuss the document in autumn session. Construction companies and the housing sector experts have been long waiting for developing and enacting this document. Finally, the Authorities have satisfied this  demand. The new building code is expected to be enacted …

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