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EDD Invites Young People to Share their Ideas in Brussels

The European Development Days (EDD) bring the development community together each year to share ideas and experiences in ways that inspire new partnerships and innovative solutions to the world’s most pressing challenges. The 2018 Young Leaders Programme is inviting young active players to share their ideas and vision with other …

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2 Million Grant for Startupers – World Bank Project in Georgia

First Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Dimitri Kumsishvili and World Bank Regional Director in the South Caucasus Mercy Tambon participated in the official presentation of the Co-financing grants Program. This program is implemented within the framework of the World Bank’s Project “National Innovations Ecosystem” (GENIE). Its …

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Levan Kalandadze Appointed As Deputy Business Ombudsman

Levan Kalandadze

Economic expert Levan Kalandadze has been appointed as an assistant to Business Ombudsman. Levan Kalandze has worked in nongovernmental sector for many years. In various years he has worked as deputy chairman of Georgian Tax Department, first deputy chairman of Georgian State Supervisory Service, deputy head of Tbilisi Bureau of …

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Georgia’s First Plant of Seedlings Launched Operation

Mza Chitili

Mza Chitili (Ready Seedling), Georgia’s first seedlings plant, has opened with the support of TBC Leasing. The plant is equipped with cutting-edge technologies and equipment. The company enables farmers to receive more harvest with less expenditures. The hothouse is located in the village of Azizkendi, Marneuli District, on 1.1 hectares …

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Beer Imports Grow in Georgia

Beer imports to Georgia has almost doubled over the past 5 years. Geostat, national statistics service of Georgia, told BMG that beer imports has risen by 45% as compared to 2013, and totaled 11.3 million liters, while the figure was 7.8 million liters in 2013. Beer imports has risen by …

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The Winners of CSR Award Georgia 2018 Revealed

On February 23, 2018, Rooms Tbilisi hotel hosted Corporate Social Responsibility Award Ceremony. Initiated by CSR club and Global Compact Network Georgia, the CSR award competition was held in Georgia for the first time. 16 companies submitted 23 projects, which were evaluated by the independent and impartial jury consisting of …

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The Most Anticipated Films to Watch in 2018

Welcome to CBW’s list of films to look out for in the coming year. There’s plenty to suggest and it’s hard to fit everything in, but compiled list below feels like the best bet matched with any kind of taste. Bohemian Rhapsody A film that feels like it’s under a …

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Tbilisi to host Georgia-Belarus business forum on 23 March

The Georgian-Belarusian business forum will take place in Tbilisi on 23 March, BelTA learned from the website of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BelCCI), belta.by reports.  The BelCCI invites Belarusian companies to take part in a business visit to Georgia on 20-24 March. The program envisages the participation of …

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World Bank: Georgia Surpasses Many Countries in terms of Blockchain Technologies

World Bank (WB) is exploring Georgia’s experience in blockchain technology development. WB Chief economist Hans Timmer told BMG that the system makes transactions transparent and this technology simplifies and cheapens transactions. “Georgia genuinely surpasses many countries in this component and that’s why we have selected your country. I am astonished …

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