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Italy PM Backs TAP Pipeline – Italy to Get Natural Gas via Georgia

Prime Minister of Italy Giuseppe Conte gave his final consent to the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) project. After the project implementation Italy will receive Caspian natural gas through Georgia, Turkey, Greece and Albania. The new pipeline consists of three key sections, of which two ones, South gas corridor (Azerbaijan, Georgia) …

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Badagoni Wines Win Golden Medals at International Wine Contest in Italy

Saperavi Reserve 2010 and Mukuzani, wines of Badagoni winemaking company, have won golden medals at the Mondial des Vins Extrêmes Cervim international wine contest in Italy. The information was released by Badagoni company. The contest was held with the support of O.I.V. (International Organization of Vine and Wine). Mondial des …

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Italian Companies Invested about $530M in Azerbaijan

In general, Italian companies has invested in Azerbaijan about $530 million, and the volume of Azerbaijani investments in Italy is estimated at $135 million. Azerbaijani Economy Minister Shahin Mustafayev made the remarks during a meeting with Deputy Minister of Economic Development of Italy Michele Geraci in Baku on July 19. …

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TAP talks on Process of Building Micro-tunnel in Italy

The micro-tunnel waterproofed pit is now complete as part of construction of the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) in Italy’s Puglia, Gabriele Lanza, TAP project manager for Italy. “Work continues in the micro-tunnel area. The secant piles, which form the lateral walls of the pit, have been installed and the bottom …

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Badagoni Wins Grand Gold Medal in Italy

First time in Georgian wine history,Badagoni wine- Saperavi Reserve gained the supreme award Grand Gold at the cometiotion called “Mondial des Vins Extrêmes Cervim” in Italy. This is unprecedented occasion for Georgian wine, they say at the company. Competition is held by support O.I.V. (International Organisation of Vine and Wine). …

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Georgia Wins Top Awards at Competition of Extreme Wines in Italy

Georgian wines have received top awards at international wine competition ‘Mondial des Vins Extrêmes CERVIM’ in Valle d’Aosta, Italy. Badagoni Saperavi Reserve 2010 was awarded with Grand Gold medal, the competition’s highest award. Another Georgian wine – Chigogidze Wines Saperavi 2015 – was awarded with a silver medal. CERVIM – Centre …

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TAP’s Location in Italy has Least Environmental Impact

TAP’s Location in Italy has Least Environmental Impact

TAP will be able to proceed with the replanting of the olive trees along the route in Italy, starting from the micro tunneling area, from November 2016, Lisa Givert, TAP Head of Communications, told Trend Oct.17. She was commenting on protests in Italy’s Puglia region demanding the pipeline re-routed away …

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Italy Earthquake: Before and After Images Show Destruction

Italy Earthquake: Before and After Images Show Destruction

A strong earthquake has devastated a string of mountain towns and villages in central Italy, killing more than 240 people and leaving many unaccounted for. The 6.2 magnitude quake, which was followed by several aftershocks, struck at 03:36 (01:36 GMT) on Wednesday, 100km (65 miles) north-east of Rome. Worst affected …

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247 Dead in Italy Earthquake (UPDATING)

247 Dead in Italy Earthquake (UPDATING)

08:38 (GMT+4) At least 247 people died in Italy as a result of earthquake, RIA Novosti reported. 01:50 (GMT+4) Italy’s civil protection agency says death toll in earthquake rises to 159, Reuters reported. 21:29 (GMT+4) Italian Premier Matteo Renzi says the death toll from the quake that hit central Italy has risen to 120, AP reported. 20:33 …

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Italy Eyes Private Deal to Bail out Bank

Italy Eyes Private Deal to Bail out Bank

Italy is eyeing a private sector solution to rescue Monte dei Paschi di Siena, Italy’s third-largest bank by assets, in an attempt to sidestep tough EU curbs on bailouts, according to senior bankers and European officials. Rome’s main options, however, involve the heavy involvement of the state-backed bank Cassa Depositi …

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Georgian Wool to be Exported to Italy and Sweden

Georgian Wool to be Exported to Italy and Sweden

The first animal product that will be exported from Georgia to EU market will be wool. Thus Georgia will be added to the list of the countries from which it is possible to bring in the raw wool in EU. At this stage, EU has recognized two companies that are wool producers. As it …

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