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Georgia Has Record Volume of Harvest in 2018

Levan Davitashvili, Minister of Environment Protection and Natural Resources, has updated journalists about the 2018 vintage results. The Minister has talked about the job that the Georgian Authorities have fulfilled for promotion of winegrowing-winemaking sector over the past 6 years. “This year we have a record volume of harvest. Companies …

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Vardzia Resort: Place for Intellectual Vacation

Intellectual conversations about God, universe, essence of a human being, the way of the human kind, and history – and all this in the historical region of Samtskhe-Javakheti. On 25-27 August Vardzia Resort hosted an interactive discussion organized by the Thinking Academy. Guests of Vardzia Resort had the possibility to …

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Cigarettes Exports from Georgia Rise by 465%

In January-September 2018 exports of cigarettes, cigars and cigarillos constituted 100.461 million USD, which is 4.1% of Georgia’s total exports. According to the early report by Geostat, national statistics service of Georgia, as compared to the same period of 2017, cigarette exports from Georgia has increased by 465%. Namely, in …

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Turkey Sells $2bn of International Bonds

Turkey has returned to the international borrowing market with the sale of a $2bn dollar-denominated bond, just days after Ankara sought to end a bitter row with Washington following the release of a detained US pastor. The country, which has been looking to shore up its external funding position amid …

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Georgia Will Participate in the International Food Exhibition in Paris

Over 30 agro-processing companies from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Ukraine will participate in the International Food Exhibition in Paris on 21–25 October. The objective is to present the companies and their products to the EU market and establish business links with EU buyers and importers. The trip is being supported …

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Festival Small Wine Cellars on the Big Arena Held in Tbilisi

Andro Aslanishvili, deputy chair  of the National Wine Agency, opened the Wine Festival “Small Marbles in the Great Areas” in Mtatsminda Park, Tbilisi. The event was organized with the support of the National Wine Agency within the framework of Georgian wine days “Gvinobistve -2018” and is organized by Georgian Wine …

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EBRD brings Trade Ready to Georgia

Trade Ready, a new EBRD trade support initiative, was introduced in Georgia today to benefit the country’s small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) working to improve their competitiveness to succeed in international markets. Supported by donor funding from the European Union under its EU4Business initiative, Trade Ready has been designed to facilitate access to finance …

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Tbilisi Hosts 18th Season of Fashion Week

On October 18, the opening of the eighteenth season of Tbilisi Fashion Week is held, which is supported by the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia “Produce in Georgia” that now supports the development of Georgian textile industry. Tbilisi Fashion Week will last 4 days and end on …

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Production of Solar Panels Begins in Kutaisi

Production of solar panels will start in Kutaisi. The project will be implemented by German investment, in particular, the German-Mexican company “AE SOLAR”, with which the contract will be signed in the near future. ”Solar Panels producing factory in Georgia is being built for the first time. The enterprise will …

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