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Coca-Cola Cans are Getting a Radical New Redesign

Say goodbye to the familiar silver Diet Coke cans found in fridges around the world – as well as black Coke Zero cans and green Coca-Cola Life cans. The fizzy drink giant has unveiled a new line of packaging as part of its  “One Brand” global marketing strategy, which will be …

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Defense Minister Plans to Fully Abolish Conscription starting 2017

Defense Minister of Georgia Tinatin Khidasheli plans to entirely abolish the conscription system in the Georgian armed forces. “The Defense Ministry of Georgia has already taken this decision and legislative support is required. We will remove the conscription system starting 2017. Naturally, this does not signify the process will be …

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Market Needs To Subsidize Grape: Nutsa Abramishvili

Nutsa Abramishvili

According to the National Wine Agency, in January to March 2016, Georgia exported 7 694 748 bottles of wines to 26 countries, up 51% compared to the same period of 2015. Total value of the exports marked 18 144 738 USD, up 20% compared to the same period of 2014. …

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Germany to Allocate 140 Million to Georgia

Germany to Allocate 140 Million to Georgia

Financial cooperation agreement has been signed between Georgia and Federation Republic of Germany. The mentioned document is a frame agreement, which envisages  allocation of financial resources of 135 million EUR and grant of 5 million EUR for Georgia in order to fund the following projects: Financial sector support in Georgia; …

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Kaladze: it is Time for Revolutionary Adjustment in our Country’s Energy

Kaladze: it is Time for Revolutionary Adjustment in our Country’s Energy

Headwall Power  International will finish research of solar energy potential in Georgia within a year. The corresponding memorandum was signed between American company and Energy Ministry on Wednesday. According to the memorandum, Headwall Power  International will carry feasibility study  jointly with partner “Solar Energy Company” in Gardabani municipality, Gardabani city …

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A Nudist Pop-Up Restaurant Is Coming to London

A Nudist Pop-Up Restaurant Is Coming to London

London has played host to all sorts of weird and wacky pop-ups, from an owl bar to a Game of Thrones restaurant. Next up: a naked pop-up, where guests will have the unique privilege of dining in the buff. As Time Out London reports, the Bunyadi will be divided into “clothed” and “unclothed” …

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French Financial Group Societe Generale may Leave the Georgian Market

French Financial Group Societe Generale may Leave the Georgian Market

After the British HSBC, the French group Societe Generale could leave the Georgian financial market. The group  now owns the bank “Republic” which may be sold. The bank’s management has not  commented on this matter. While representatives of other Georgian banks expressed their opinion in this regard. According to Archil Kontselidze, …

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Investments Flow in Georgia from Offshore Zones

Investments Flow in Georgia from Offshore Zones

Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) published research about offshore companies in Georgia. The activities of legal entities registered at offshore zones in Georgia is permitted and it does not contradict the legislation. “Nevertheless, the activities of such companies carry risks. As it turns out, there are number …

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