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Russia, Turkey Sign Agreements in Sphere of Tourism

Russia, Turkey Sign Agreements in Sphere of Tourism

Important documents in the sphere of tourism were signed in Moscow following the talks between Turkish Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Huseyin Yayman and the Head of the Federal Agency for Tourism of Russia (Rosturizm) Oleg Safonov, the Anadolu Agency reported. This signing will give impetus to cooperation between …

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Tourism Season Peak and Problems

Gudauri Winter resort

Business sector confirms  tourists inflow to ski resorts has increased thanks to new ski tracks and lower prices compared to Europe. However, ski resorts record many problems too, representatives of hotels noted. Bakuriani Managers of Piramida, a Bakuriani-based guesthouse, state that tourists inflow considerably increased at the beginning of 2017, …

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Georgia A Small But Unique Beauty: Euronews


Euronews spoke at Berlin’s ITB to Giorgi Chogovadze, Head of Administration at the Georgian National Tourism Administration about how Georgia’s tourist potential stands out in comparison to its competitors in the Caucasus region. “Georgia is the cradle of wine and has unique places to be visited, they are part of …

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Whereabouts of 172 872 655 GEL from Government’s Reserve Fund


In 2016 Government’s Reserve Fund spent 1 728 72655 GEL, based on resolutions of government’s administration and decrees of Georgian Prime Minister. A total of 61 resolutions and decrees were passed to transfer the mentioned funds. A major part of the mentioned funds were directed to healthcare sector – 35 …

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Go to Georgia in September: The 2017 travel planner

kakheti georgia

In order to help plan your next trip, Business Insider consulted Lonely Planet‘s “Where to Go When” guide, which acts as a trip planner for every month of the year. The guide provides 30 recommendations for each month of the year based on unmissable events, as well as which places …

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Government Continues Tourism Sector Development

Tourism Stream Sustains Growing Trend in Georgia

 Number of foreign tourists have increased by 0.5 million visitors, while revenues from tourism sector have exceeded 2 billion USD, Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili told the government meeting on January 11. It is wonderful that Georgia has hosted 6.35 million tourists and received more than 2 billion USD …

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Tourism Revenues Exceed Two Billion USD

Fitch georgia

The numbers of tourists in Georgia have increased by half a million, and tourism revenues exceed two billion USD. The Prime Minister of Georgia commented on the positive tourism statistics at today’s Government meeting. According to Giorgi Kvirikashvili, it is truly commendable that, in 2016, over 6,350,000 international guests visited …

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Over 1.5 million Azerbaijanis Visit Georgia


Georgia saw a rise in number of travelers, especially Azerbaijanis, visiting the country in 2016. A total of 1,523,075 Azerbaijani citizens traveled to Georgia last year, Azertac reported citing the Georgian National Tourism Administration. The figure is more by 9.3 percent compared to the figure in 2015. Georgia received 1,283,214 …

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International Tourist Arrivals up 7.6% in 2016

The number of Tourists in Georgia Increased by 15% in June 2016

International tourist arrivals grew  7.6% in Georgia in 2016 compared to 2015, Giorgi Chogovadze, Director of the National Tourism Administration, said at a press conference today. He noted that a total of  6 350 825 tourists visited Georgia in 2016. The largest number of  tourists arrived in Georgia from  Azerbaijan …

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