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Importers Preparing to Raise Prices of Products

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Importers are preparing to increase prices for the products, if the exchange rate of the lari reaches  2.55-2.60 per dollar. According to representatives of large companies, they study the results of day trading on the basis of which it will be decided whether to raise prices or leave them unchanged. …

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Georgia Intends to Become a Movie Set for Foreign Film Industry

Georgia Intends to Become a Movie Set for Foreign Film Industry

Under a new government initiative, foreign film companies have an opportunity in the case of shooting the film in Georgia to get 25% of qualifying costs back. According to the Minister of Economy Dmitry Kumsishvili,  Film in Georgia’s goal is to make the country an attractive place in Eastern Europe …

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World Cheese Map: Georgia Ranked 10th


The Lenta.ru Russian news agency has named the Georgian cheese of Sulguni among the world’s best cheese products. The rating has selected only 12 cheese varieties and the Georgian Sulguni ranks 10th in the list. According to the Lenta.ru, cheese is one of the most ancient and important products worldwide. …

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How Renewed Tbilisi Opera House Looks Like (in Pictures)

Tbilisi Opera House/Photo Zura Balanchivadze

The renovations of the Zakaria Paliashvili Tbilisi State Academic Theatre of Opera and Ballet (the Tbilisi Opera House) in Georgia have just completed. Cartu Foundation has financially assisted the rehabilitation and renovation process totaling $40 million. The project started in 2010 and lasted for 6 years. The main architect behind the …

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12 months in Georgia: Indian Magazine About Us


The Indian travel magazine Kunzum featured Georgia in its new issue. The article is describing activities and places of interest we offer every month. Take a look! January In January Georgians celebrate… Christmas. Yes, the Eastern Orthodox tradition makes our holiday season pretty long! You can come here to taste …

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Harvard College Entrepreneurship Forum to Hold Math Olympiad in Georgia


Harvard College Entrepreneurship together with Veritas Olympics holds its first Olympiads in math. Olympiad is going to be held in six  main cities: Tbilisi, Rustavi, Batumi, Zugdidi, Qutaisi and Gori. Winners will be awarded various prizes and certificates. Olympiad has three stages. Registration, first and third stage is free. Second stage …

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Petrol is Cheaper in Georgia than in Azerbaijan


The globalpetrolprices.com edition has published a weekly report on fuel prices worldwide. The report includes data from all countries. The globalpetrolprices.com published the January 18 indicators several days ago. According to the report, the averaged petrol price in Azerbaijan is higher than in Georgia. The price of a liter of …

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Georgian Designer Manufactures Amazing Watches in Switzerland

Tsikolia Watches

In 2011 Georgian designer Zviad Tsikolia introduced his wristwatch manufactured in Switzerland. In 2015 the wristwatches were produced under his surname of Tsikolia. Aviation, military weapon and racing machines represent his main inspirational source. He pays huge attention to the quality and design of the watch. The design of watches …

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Heavy Snow Creates Problems to Hotel Business in Ajara

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Heavy snow has created certain problems to the hotel business the Ajara. Batumi International Airport was temporarily closed and a part of hotels failედ to receive guests. As a result, they bear financial losses, hotel managers noted. Hilton Batumi was to host several conferences for the last 3 days, including …

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