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Uncorking Georgian Wine Worldwide

EBRD and EU help Georgian wine makers expand at home and abroad. Autumn is the busiest season of the year in Kakheti, the main wine-making region of Georgia. Early in the morning farmers and their families rush to the vineyards to pluck ripe grapes from the vine, while trucks deliver the …

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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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200 Eco-friendly Buses to be Purchased for Tbilisi

TBC Bank’s Innovative Project Ti-Bot Gets International Recognition

The European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is extending a €27 million loan to Georgia to acquire up to 200 new compressed natural gas buses for the country’s capital of Tbilisi. The EBRD loan is supported by a grant of up to €7 million, provided by the Eastern Europe …

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Green Climate Fund supports EBRD’s Green Cities Facility

The EBRD has received a €87 million contribution approved by the Green Climate Fund’s (GCF) Board. The funding will support the EBRD’s Green Cities Facility for climate-focused sustainable urban development in Albania, Armenia, Georgia, Jordan, FYR Macedonia, Moldova, Mongolia, Serbia and Tunisia. EBRD and GCF financing will help cities and municipal utility companies to tackle their most pressing climate challenges such …

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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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EBRD Trade Finance Forum in Tbilisi

EBRD’s TFP Trade Finance Forum takes place in Tbilisi on 18-19 October 2018, following the ICC Banking Commission Technical Meeting, on 15-17 October 2018. The aim of the Forum is to discuss key challenges and new opportunities in trade finance in the EBRD’s countries of operations and beyond and to …

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EBRD: Renewables are Now Cheapest Energy Source

The EBRD is urging a step change in levels of investment in renewable sources of energy.  Competitive pressures have led to a significant reduction so that renewables are often the cheapest sources of energy. Harry Boyd-Carpenter, EBRD Director, Head of Power and Energy Utilities, will say at the FT Climate Finance …

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