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Daily Archives: July 3, 2018

Peach Picking Season Underway in Kakheti Region

Farmers in Kakheti Region have started picking peach. Two processing plants will buy peach in July. Despite the peach picking season has come to Kakheti Region, fruits processing plants have not opened yet, Gurjaani Mayor Archil Khandamashvili told the Commersant. Therefore, 80%-90% of the peach hearvest are exported. As to …

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Traveller Youtube Vloggers Share their Experience in Georgia

Travel vlogs become popular day by day. It’s always interesting to take a look of people’s experiences before heading to a new country, as it’s more lively, real and interesting. Here are some youtubers who shared their experience in Georgia, and each of them are unique. Indigo Traveller  Nick is …

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PwC Georgia Names New Country Managing Partner

PwC named new Country Managing Partner Lasha Janelidze.  Lasha succeeds Altaf Tapia, who will be relocating to Canada. Under Altaf’s leadership, PwC in Georgia strengthened its market position, developed and expanded its service offerings into number of new areas. The firm has built up a strong platform to enable further …

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Top Visitor Countries to Georgia of Current Year

Georgia tourism

In June 2018, 727,385 international travelers visited Georgia. Increase compared with the same period of the previous year is + 13.8%. The number of visits by international visitors reached 606,792, an increase of + 14.2%. The number of tourist visits reached 399,989, which is 68,550 more than the June 2017 …

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Unique Tax Regime Comes into Force in Georgia

On July 3 the preferential tax regime came into force with the aim to promote small entrepreneurship. The new tax regime will be applied to about 120 000 physical entrepreneurs. According to the new initiative, the small business status will be conferred to entrepreneurs, whose consolidated annual revenues are about …

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Latest Opportunities for the Eastern Neighbourhood

‘EU NEIGHBOURS east’ has picked out a selection of exclusive new opportunities for citizens of the Eastern Neighbourhood countries: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, the Republic of Moldova and Ukraine. If you are interested jobs, internships, scholarships, competitions, conferences and events, make sure to review the list below to not miss your …

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Telavi celebrates EU Sustainable Energy Week 2018

In the framework of EU Sustainable Energy Week (EUSEW) 2018, an Energy Day was organised in the Georgian town of Telavi on 29 June 2018. The visitors and citizens of Telavi had the chance to participate in a marathon and attend a thematic exhibition of street drawings created by Telavi …

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Number of Tourists Increases in Batumi

In summer number of tourists increased in Batumi, especially from neighboring countries. According to locals, the resort is visited by the largest number of tourists from Ukraine, Russia, Azerbaijan, Turkey, Iran and Emirates. At this time almost all hotels in Batumi are overloaded, the flow does not stop and in …

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Government Owns 53 Nonoperating Companies

As of 2014, LEPL National Agency of State Property at Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development owned 451 state-owned companies, while the number has shrunk to 106 ones. National Agency of State Property told BM.Ge that currently minimization process of additional nonoperating companies are underway at the agency. Today, 53 …

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Survey that Sacrificed Prime Minister Kvirikashvili

UNICEF: Household Incomes Rose, Expenditures Declined, but Poverty Level Increased Anyway in 2015-2017 Increased poverty level, confirmed by the UNICEF survey, is named behind the resignation of Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili. UNICEF conducts Welfare Monitoring Study every second year. According to the research, poverty indicators in Georgia rose in 2015-2017. …

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