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Today Small Business is Not Able to Make Reinvestments: AYFB

Paata Bairakhtari

New tax preferences for small business sector will come into force on July 1. The government’s initiative calls for cutting the turnover tax for small business  5 times. As a result, companies with 500 000 GEL turnover will move to the category of small business. YFB vice president Paata Bairakhtari …

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2000 Specialists to be Trained within Anaklia Project

According to Keti Bochorishvili, CEO of Anaklia City, within deep-sea water project it will start retraining local staff, who will be employed at the port. “This is our newest project, we’ve already started English language courses, and it’s very important for us, English level of local people to be high, …

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Small Business Preferences and Available Risks

small business

New tax preferences for small business sector will come into force on July 1. The government’s initiative calls for cutting the turnover tax for small business  5 times. As a result, companies with 500 000 GEL turnover will move to the category of small business. This initiative announced by Prime …

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Balneological and Health Center to be arranged in Kobuleti

Multifunctional, balneological-health center will be arranged in Kobuleti. The Government of Adjara has already delivered an e-auction for the Center for the construction of 7 482 sq.m of non-agricultural land and 1065.90 sq.m. buildings located on N42, Friendship Street in Kobuleti. The starting price of real estate is 406 500 …

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Badagoni Brut Voted Best Sparkling by Asian Wine Review

For the first time in the history of Georgian wine Badagoni Brut  was awarded with the 2018 Trophy “Best Sparkling” at the prestigious Asian Wine Review (AWR) International Wine Competition. Badagoni’s wine received a rating of 97, and is characterized as follows: “Good colour, refreshing nose, showing varietal characters and complexity, fine bubbles, floral …

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Our Blood Is Wine Documentary to be Released in USA

The documentary titled Our Blood Is Wine, premiered this month at the Berlin Film Festival, will be released in select US theaters starting March 9th. Our Blood Is Wine is about families in Georgia who revive 8,000 year old winemaking traditions that were almost lost during the era of Soviet …

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Survey: 5% of Respondents Own Crypto Currencies

Over the past period crypto currencies have become very popular. ACT has inquired whether Tbilisi residents have heard about this innovative product and whether they own some of them. The inquiry showed that 43% of Tbilisi residents are aware of crypto currencies and 5% of this category own one of …

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American Cancer Society Position Statement on Electronic Cigarettes

American Cancer Society Position Statement on Electronic Cigarettes

The American Cancer Society Board of Directors approved the following position statement on electronic cigarettes (e-cigarettes) in February 2018. The position statement will be used to guide ACS’s tobacco control and cessation efforts as it relates to these products. ACS Position Statement on Electronic Cigarettes Combustible tobacco products, primarily cigarettes, …

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