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Lasha Antadze Attracts 1 million USD in Record Period

Investments of 1 million USD in 9 months – this amount of investments was attracted by Lasha Antadze, who is participant of TechStars 2018 and founder of Sehfl.Network. The startup was recently established, but it has already drawn 1 million USD in 9 months and in addition Lasha has signed …

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Myths about the Small and Medium Business Sectors in Georgia

In many poorly developed countries, people demonstrate one specific characteristic– they pick up  a certain topic, and then this topic  is widely discussed everywhere, while nobody understands the nature of this. This consideration refers to politicians, first of all. In the Post-Soviet space, which includes  Georgia, small and medium business …

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Investor to Put 8 million USD in Solar Panels Plant

Eight million USD will be invested in the Kutaisi solar panels plant, Soso Nibladze, executive director of Kutaisi Free Industrial Zone, told BM.GE. At this stage, the plant is under reconstruction. After the repair works corresponding equipment will be installed, he added. “Solar panels plant continues active infrastructural works. They …

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EBRD is Ready to Invest in Climate Finance Projects in Azerbaijan

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) would like to invest in climate finance projects in Azerbaijan, Head of EBRD Baku office Ivana Duarte told Trend. Duarte noted that EBRD will be ready to look at bankable projects across a variety of sectors with focus on diversification of economy. …

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Six New Directions Available in Kutaisi International Airport

On January 31, an agreement on launching of flight to new destinations between the Hungarian low-cost airline Wizz Air and the United Airports of Georgia was signed at the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development. From August 1, 2019, the Wizz Air’s third aircraft of the AIRBUS A 320 type …

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Mikheil Batiashvili: The hospitality school will be opened in Zugdidi

Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport, Mikheil Batiashvili shared the information that the hospitality school will be opened in Zugdidi. The Minister stated about it at the presentation of the reform planned for vocational education. According to Mikheil Batiashvili, private sector activity on vocational education is important: “There are …

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JTI is Recognized as Top Employer 2019

JTI (Japan Tobacco International) has been once again certified as Top Employer in Georgia, Europe, Asia Pacific regions and Globally in 2019 for excellence in employee conditions. Organisations certified as Top Employers dedicate themselves to providing the very best working environment for employees through their progressive ‘people-first’ HR practices. This …

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Failure to Upload Photos: Inadequate Pension Agency

The authorities have enforced a contributory superannuation system on January 1, 2019. During 18 work days this year, more than 25,000 private companies were registered in the pension agency system, and more than 300,000 individual pension accounts were opened. According to Levan Surguladze, the head of the Pension Agency, the …

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