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Commercial Banks Profit Grow By 150%

Georgian commercial banks are world leaders in terms of profitability. According to National Bank of Georgia (NBG), in January-March 2017 profits of commercial banks constituted 257 785 000 GEL, up 148 million GEL compared to the same period of 2016 (109 889 000 GEL in January-March 2016). This signifies profits …

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19th Century Princess And Cookbook Author Was Also Georgia’s First Feminist

In 19th century Georgia, Princess Barbare Jorjadze grew up to be the country’s first feminist. But until recently she’s been best remembered for another accomplishment – her cookbook. Jorjadze’s book, Georgian Cuisine and Tried Housekeeping Notes, has long been a prized household possession. While its more elaborate recipes have been …

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1 Million Euro to Accelerate Startups in Central and Eastern Europe

Spherik Accelerator, the startup accelerator from Cluj-Napoca, Romania, has opened its 4th acceleration program for tech startups. The program targets startups teams and entrepreneurs from Central and Eastern Europe, focusing on projects that target fast international expansion and real impact at a global level. The selected startups will receive an …

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