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Eight New Destinations from Batumi International Airport

Eight New Destinations from Batumi International Airport

Kazakh airline Skybus will perform domestic flights to the direction Batumi-Tbilisi-Batumi . SkyBus Airlines has performed it’s first flight towards astana from Batumi International Airport on June 2, 2016. Direct flights from Batumi towards Astana will be performed regularly on every Thursday. TAV Georgia – reported that the company will operate …

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Ten Reasons to Drink Natural Wines: First is Georgia

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Well-travelled wine writer Chris Boiling goes in search of top-quality wines that are authentic expressions of the places where they are made… The wines I adore most are usually made with the maximum passion and attention to detail — especially in the vineyard — and the minimum intervention and chemicals. …

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Patience, Genatsvale! ISET Economist Blog

One of the first things tourists in Georgia notice is how crazy that drive from the airport to the city is. Jumping red lights, breaking rules to take over the jeep in front, the Georgian taxi driver risks his (and not only his!) life to deliver his passenger to the …

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Copper Ores Emerge as Georgia’s Major Export Items

In January-May 2016 Georgia’s foreign trade turnover made up 4070 million USD (without unorganized trade) , up 3% compared to the same period of 2015. Including, the export marked 780 million USD, down 12% year on year and the imports marked 3290 million USD, up 8% year on year. Georgia’s …

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Investors Withdraw All Capital They Invest in Georgia

376 million USD – this is the investments volume that Georgia attracted in the first quarter of 2016. After the 2015 crisis period, investors have intensified investment activities in the country. Georgia has not seen such a high volume of foreign direct investments over the past 8 years. A first …

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National Bank for Protection of Consumer Rights

In the previous week, Koba Gvenetadze, the new president of the National Bank of Georgia (NBG) held his first meeting with heads of commercial banks. At the meeting the Parties discussed the existing situation in the bank sector and  state economy, in general. The NBG readiness for improving protection of …

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