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Georgian Woman Activist Among Guardian’s #IWD16 Around the World

Georgian Woman Activist Among Guardian's #IWD16 Around the World

UK based Guardian published a gallery showing a roundup of events and protest and celebrations of #IWD16 from around the world, picture of Georgian women who protested women rights at feminism rally in Tbilisi is also displayed. Labour rights and women’s political participation were the central issues during the International Women’s Day …

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EU Releases Further Confirmation Report of Visa Liberalization

EU visa liberalization

European Commission released progress report of visa liberalization, today. According to which, the second phase will come to force on the twentieth day. Georgian citizens will be able to travel to four  Schengen countries: Romania, Bulgaria, Croatia and Cyprus, also with Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland. Georgian citizens will need  visa to …

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Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Project Important for Europe: Turkish Minister

BTK railway

The project for constructing the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars (BTK) railway is of great importance in cargo transportation not only for Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey, but for the whole Europe, Turkish Minister of Transport, Maritime and Communication, Binali Yildirim, said. He noted that after being commissioned in 2016, the BTK railway will transport …

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Transactions on the Real Estate Registration Increased by 17.3%

Transactions on the Real Estate Registration Increased by 17.3%

The National Agency of Public Registry (NAPR) revealed the official data concerning that the volume of transactions on the real estate registration processes increased by 17.3% in February 2016 compared to the same period of last year and it comprised 53 213 altogether throughout Georgia. In February 2012 there were 32 251 …

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Baku Experiences Extraordinary Activity on Secondary Housing Market

Baku Experiences Extraordinary Activity on Secondary Housing Market

An extraordinary activity on the secondary housing market was recorded in Baku on the background of a significant decline in property prices forecasted by real estate experts for the spring-summer period. Following the report of the MBA Group consulting company, activity on the secondary housing market increased by 53 percent …

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Georgia Reaps the benefits of $20 million USD

Georgia Reaps the benefits of $20 million USD

According to the data provided by National Wine Agency, in the first two month of 2016 Georgia exported 4,531,556 bottles of wine to 21 countries, which generated $10.75 million USD income for Georgia. Wine exports and brandy to markets all over the world increased the total revenues significantly in Georgia …

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Fate of KhudonHES is Still Unclear

Fate of KhudonHES is Still Unclear

The fate of KhudonHES is still unclear. Minister of Energy still considers the project as important and strategic for the country, but he cannot specify its launch term. The opponents of the projects are named as the hampering reasons. The minister noted in his peach that all energy projects are carried …

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Rising Popularity of Georgian Wines in Malaysia

Rising Popularity of Georgian Wines in Malaysia

Georgian wines occupy a nice, half-way niche between easier-drinking New World wines and the complex tannins and terror of Old World stuff, in this writer’s opinion. Yet, it’s only since the third quarter of last year that Georgian wines from the Caucasus have entered our market, thanks to efforts by …

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