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Tariffs on Trans-Caspian International Transport Route Reduced

Tariffs on Trans-Caspian International Transport Route Reduced

Tariffs on the Trans-Caspian International Transport Route (TITR) are likely to be further reduced due to ongoing negotiations with maritime operators on the Black Sea, after fees were already lowered on routes between Kazakhstan, Turkey and Poland. The aim is to lower the overall rate for transporting cargo between China …

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Georgia’s Exports Rose by 23% in August

Copper Ores Rank First in Georgia's Exports Items

According to preliminary information of National Statistics Service of Georgia, in August 2017, as compared to August 2016, Georgia’s exports rose by 23% (+43.9mln USD), while imports declined by 6% (-45mln USD). In August 2016 exports rose compared to the 2015 August indicators (+46mln USD), but declined by 11.4mln USD …

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Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan Railway Companies Ink Memo to Operate Ferries

Ukrainian Railways PJSC, Georgian Railway LLC and Azerbaijan Railways CJSC have signed a memorandum of cooperation, Ukrainian Railways said in a message, trend.az reported. The sides will jointly operate regular train ferry service for development of freight traffic along the EU-Ukraine-Black Sea-Georgia-Azerbaijan-Caspian Sea-Asia route with the use of ferries of …

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Number of Internet Users in Georgia due to Regions

There are 666 283 Internet users in Georgia, excluding mobile users. Silknet serves a major number of subscribes (276 894 users). Magticom ranks second with 226 814 users and Akhali Kselebi ranks third with 41 422 users; CGC serves 21 390 users, Forbes Georgia reports. According to Georgian National Communications …

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Opportunity for Civil Society Leaders from Eastern Neighbourhood

Young civil society leaders from the six Eastern Neighbourhood countries (Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Republic of Moldova and Ukraine) are invited to apply for the Eastern Partnership Civil Society fellowship programme and increase their leadership capacity. Supported by Eastern Partnership Civil Society facility, the fellowship programme aims to identify young, …

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Georgia Looks East for its Greatest wine Hope

Riding on the back of strong Georgian wine export performance to China and a newly signed Free Trade Agreement between the two countries, Georgian wines are racking up interest among trade professionals and consumers, bolstered by expected exemption of 14% import tariff on Georgian wines which could take effect as …

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Georgia to Attend China’s Biggest Exhibition

The Chinese town of Siamen will host China International Fair for Investment &Trade, the biggest international investment and trading exhibition. Georgia will be represented at the exhibition with the status of an invited honorary country. Our country will have a special exhibition space. As part of the mentioned exhibition, by …

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EFTA Free Trade Agreement with Georgia Came Into Force

The EFTA States, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Switzerland, signed a free trade agreement with Georgia in Bern, Switzerland, on 27 June 2016. From September 1, 2017 agreement came into force. As a broad-based agreement, the FTA covers trade in goods, trade in services, establishment, the protection of intellectual property rights, government …

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