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EU-US Trade Agreement May Negatively Affect Turkish Economy

The signing of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) agreement between the EU and the US, which provides for duty free import of the US goods, may have a negative impact on the Turkish economy, the country’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said, the Turkish TV channel. Erdogan made the …

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ADB Mulls $450 mln Loan for Shah Deniz II Gas Project

Shah Deniz

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is considering a $450 million loan to Azerbaijan to help expand its Shah Deniz natural gas project, the bank said on Tuesday. Azerbaijan’s biggest gas field, Shah Deniz is being developed by BP, Azeri state energy firm SOCAR and others. It holds an estimated 1.2 …

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New Georgian Handmade Wrist Watch Appeared on Market


New brand “Handy” appeared on Georgian market. Handmade wrist watches are made of beech wood and natural leather. According to Handy’s co-founder, Sophie Gurasashvili stated in her speech with”Business contact” that the idea of ​​creating handmade watches appeared several months ago. Thus, in order to make some of the first samples, …

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Old Tbilisi Walking Tour of Architecture and Hidden Treasures

Old Tbilisi

When I told the only other person I know who has traveled to Georgia that we were heading to this magnificent country, one of her many suggestions was to set aside time to walk through old Tbilisi to soak in the crumbling architecture and iconic Tbilisi balconies. So when our …

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Major Turkish Company Implements New Investment Projects in Georgia

Calik Holding

Calik Holding, one of the major companies of Turkey, and GE Power plan to implement new investment projects in Georgia. Calik Holding chairman Ahmet Chalik and GE Power vice-president Ricardo Kordoba discussed the implemented and future projects at the meeting with Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili. A new steam power …

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