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Tesla Blames Hubris for Model X Part Delays

Tesla Blames Hubris for Model X Part Delays

Tesla Motors has revealed that supplies of its Model X electric car have been impacted by a shortage of parts meaning delays for some who have ordered them. It blamed its own “hubris” for overloading the Model X with technology. It revealed that it delivered 14,820 cars in the first quarter, …

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Revenues from Georgian Brandy Exports Exceed 5 million USD

Revenues from Georgian Brandy Exports Exceed 5 million USD

Revenues from Georgian brandy exports in the first quarter of 2016 exceeded 5 million USD. According to the national wine agency, in the reporting period Georgian brandy was exported to 10 countries. Total of 2 193 395 bottles (0.5 liter) of brandy was exported and the exports value marked 5 …

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Healthy Water to Open New Plant in Summer

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Avtandil Svimonishvili, one of the founders of “Healthy Water” declares that construction of new plant is actively carried. 2/3 of the works are finished and mounting of devices will start in June-July. According to Svimonishili, the plant will bottle everything of water, except the beer. They will increase range of products. …

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Revisiting the Past, Listening to the Future: UNDP

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This spring, students from all over Georgia will be writing essays on a familiar topic: gender equality, through the eyes of one of the country’s most forward-thinking writers. What you might not guess is that the writer’s name is Shota Rustaveli, who this year would be celebrating his 850th birthday. …

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Silknet Provides 4G LTE Internet Free Activation

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New subscribers of Silknet company will enjoy special preferences for activation of 4G LTE Internet service. The subscribers who will pass registration until April 27 and choose Silver (28 GEL a month) or Platinum (38 GEL a month) packages, will receive free WiFI or USB modem free of charge for …

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Rod SMITH, Master of Wine: “Qvevri Wines are the Trump Card of Georgia”

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UK-based Institute of Masters of Wine sent its delegation to Georgia The first “Masters of Wine Trip to Georgia”, organized in cooperation with Georgian Wine Association, was a highly professional event, which envisaged retrospective tastings of indigenous grape varieties as well as microvinifications of high-quality rare Georgian varieties. Hvino News …

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How Did Latvia Become A Global Superpower of Choral Singing?

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IT’S eight o’clock at the Taurenitis School in Jurmala, a resort town some 25km west of Riga. 78 children, half of the school’s total number, have assembled for their twice-weekly choir practice. Sitting with their backs straight, and giving the conductor their full attention, they rehearse Latvian folk songs—as do …

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