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Annual Inflation Rate Makes up 2.8%

In July 2018, compared to June, inflation rate made up -0.3%, but annual inflation index totaled 2.8%. According to Geostat, national statistics service of Georgia, change in prices in the following groups have influenced monthly inflation indicator: food and soft drinks: prices declined by 1.1%, which made -0.32% on the …

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Apple Is Worth One Trillion Dollars

Apple, a company founded 42 years ago in a Santa Clara Valley garage to make personal computers, is now worth $1 trillion. It becomes the first American company to achieve that feat. A trillion is an unimaginably big number no matter what you’re counting—but especially when it’s money. It’s the …

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Georgia Ranked 18th in Best European Countries for Business Rating

According to the rating of “Best European Countries for Business 2018” Georgia ranks 18th among 46 European countries. The European Chamber publishes this rating, which evaluates the country’s existing business environment. Points that are assigned to countries are derived from the World Bank business doing and the International Transparency Corruption …

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NDI: 28% of Population Doesn’t Use Internet

According to the NDI survey, 54% of the respondents use internet every day, at least once a week, at least 1% per month, 5% more rarely, 28% never, and 1% said they do not know what the Internet is. Once a week or more, internet is used in Tbilisi – …

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Best Western Opened Hotel in Sairme Resort

The new hotel “Best Western Sairme Resort” is ready to host you at 950 meters above sea level. Balneological-climatic resort has very interesting history. The first sources about Sairme waters come  from the late 19th century. According to the legend two brothers –hunters who were pursuing the trail of a …

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Nikoloz Chikovani: Recultivation Process Started in Chiatura

Nikoloz Chikovani, Special Manager of Georgian Manganese, said that the process of recultivation of the Chiatura mines has begun, according to which several miners have already been recruited, planted grass and trees. “Fortunately, the grass and trees started to bloom. Soon we will have a detailed plan and timelines, including …

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Kutaisi Airport Served Record Number of Passengers

According to Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development’s LTD ”Georgian Airports Association”, as for the data of July 2018, the passenger traffic in Kutaisi Davit Aghmashenebeli Airport has increased by 52% compared with the same period last year. In July, Kutaisi Airport served a record number of passengers – 75,372 passengers …

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Batumi Green City Action Plan Introduced

The Batumi Municipality and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) jointly develop the “Green City Plan”, which will involve the EBRD Green Cities Framework Program. The project of the action plan was officially launched by Batumi Mayor Lasha Komakhidze together with the Deputy Director of EBRD Municipal Infrastructure …

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