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Caspian Energy Forum Takes Place in Tbilisi

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Caspian Energy Georgia will organize the 5th International Caspian Energy Forum Tbilisi – 2018 on April 18. A large number of participants representing the European, American and Asian continents are expected to attend the forum due to the implementation of a number of large regional energy and transport projects, in …

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Cancer Immunotherapy- New Paradigm in Cancer Treatment

Scientific conference was held at Hotel “Tbilisi Marriot” on “CAncer Immunotherapy – New Paradigm in Cancer Treatment”. The conference was organized under the auspices of the pharmaceutical company Roche Georgia and was connected to the introduction of a new, innovative drug in the Georgian pharmaceutical market. Special Speaker Professor Lasar …

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Inflation Rate Reduced in Georgia

In February 2018, the inflation rate in Georgia amounted to 0.2 percent and the annual inflation rate was 2.7 percent. According to the statistical data, prices have changed substantially on the formation of the inflation rate: Food and non-alcoholic beverages: Prices increased by 0.4 percent, which was reflected in the …

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1.7 Million Georgians to be Better Protected from Climate Hazards

New early warning system project in Georgia provides increased protection for 1.7 million people from the heightened risks of climate change. US$70 million UNDP-supported project, financed through the Green Climate Fund, Swiss Government and the Government of Georgia, signals ‘paradigm shift centred around risk reduction, prevention and preparedness’ The Green …

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Kutaisi – The Island of Integrity

Kutaisi becomes first Georgian city to introduce local anti-corruption strategy and action plan, adopted on 27 February 2018. The strategy is based on an innovative methodology Islands of Integrity, implemented in the cities around the Black Sea region with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). Mayor of …

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Sakura 2018: Japanese Female Wine Experts Awarded 7 Georgian Wines

“SAKURA” Japan Women’s Wine Awards 2018 shared results. Wines were selected after tasting in Japan which took place on 29-31 January. An international wine competition judged exclusively by Japanese female wine specialists awarded Georgian wines with one Double Gold, two Gold and four Silver medals. Here are the winning Georgian …

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Taleb Says High Bankruptcy Rate Is Good Economic Sign

The author of bestsellers Black Swan and Antifragile talked about why Silicon Valley is more successful than the banking sector and why business collapses are an indication of a healthy economy. “Fighting stress both from inside and outside, the Silicon Valley businesses learn from their mistakes in their early days,” …

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Top Antifragile Quotes – Nassim Taleb

For 10 years now, he’s been studying unexpected and predicted events in the global economy. Taleb started as a risk analyst at New York stock exchanges and ran his own hedge fund. We’ve selected the most inspiring quotes from Antifragile: ON ADVICE “Never ask anyone for their opinion, forecast, or …

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