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Turkey Istanbul: Explosions and Gunfire Rock Ataturk Airport

Turkey Istanbul: Explosions and Gunfire Rock Ataturk Airport

At least two explosions and gunfire have rocked Istanbul’s Ataturk international airport, with reports of “multiple” people injured. Gunfire was directed from an airport car park, according to a witness quoted by Reuters news agency. Taxis were ferrying wounded people from the airport, the witness added. In December, a blast on the …

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EIA Says Shah Deniz 2 to More than Double Azerbaijan’s Natural Gas Exports

EIA Says Shah Deniz 2 to More than Double Azerbaijan’s Natural Gas Exports

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) has once again confirmed Azerbaijan’s importance in ensuring energy security both at regional and international scale. In its Country Analysis Brief report, EIA said Azerbaijan, one of the oldest oil-producing countries in the world, is an important oil and natural gas supplier in the …

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How to Pack Your bag For Summer Holidays in Georgia

How to Pack Your bag For Summer Holidays in Georgia

This is quite a weird topic, we should admit, but our inbox with the questions from future guests of Georgia makes us talk about it. We consider the fact that not the whole world knows about us (yet), so first we want to answer five most popular questions: YES, Georgia is a safe …

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Population Names Unemployment as the Main Problem

Population Names Unemployment as the Main Problem

Unemployment is still ranked as the 1st problem in the country, – the results of the social research conduced by American-German organization GFK shows. The research was ordered by TV-company “Rustavi 2”. To note, 49.7% of inquired has named working places as the important national issue. Territorial integrity is important for …

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Georgia Records Highest Death Rate because of Air Pollution

“Air pollution level makes Georgia the deadliest country in the world”, this alarming report was published by the International Energy Agency, under which Georgia surpasses China, India, Russia and Nigeria in terms of death records caused by air pollution. The Government officials name several solutions to improve air pollution indicators …

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Russia’s Gazprom ‘Still Open for Negotiations on Turkish Stream’

Russia’s Gazprom ‘Still Open for Negotiations on Turkish Stream’

Russian gas giant Gazprom said on June 27 it was still open to negotiations on the suspended Turkish Stream pipeline project, Russian media outlets reported. “Gazprom is open to dialogue on Turkish Stream and always has been,” TASS news agency quoted Gazprom spokesman Sergey Kupriyanov as saying. President Recep Tayyip …

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Road Department to Construct New Tbilisi Bypass Highway

Photo by the Roads Department of Georgia.

The roads department of Ministry of Regional Development and Infrastructure  has launched designing a project for constructing a new alternative bypass highway of Tbilisi, from Natakhtari to Rustavi and from Natakhtari to Zhinvali. The Roads Department has already announced tender for purchase of consulting services for developing feasibility studies. The …

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