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Tbilisi hosted UNWTO Euro-Asian Mountain Resorts Conference

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The 3rd World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Euro-Asian Mountain Resorts Conference was held in Tbilisi, Georgia on 4-7 April, under the patronage of the Ministries of Tourism and of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia. More than 300 participants from 32 countries gathered for the Opening the event, Prime Minister of …

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Georgia: Pearl of the Great Caucasus

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“Few people are familiar with the rich and unique culture of Georgia as an independent country,”writes Shangai daily. Geographically, Georgia is in the heart of Caucasus mountain range and its high mountains with many peaks have developed into vacation resorts for skiing called Gudauri and Bakuriani. The highest point in …

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Tourism in Georgian Economy: Only Industry That Keeps Growing

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In 2016 Revenues from International Tourism Totaled 2.2 billion USD Revenues from tourism sector grow on annual basis and reach record figure. Despite two regions of Georgia have been invaded,  tourists consider Georgia to be an attractive country anyway. Over the past 10 years, tourism is an only sector in …

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Georgia’s Revenues from Foreign Tourism Totaled $481 million

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In the fourth quarter of 2016 Georgia’s revenues from foreign tourism constituted 481 million USD, up 12.5% year on year (+54 million USD). According to National Tourism Administration, in 2016 Georgia’s total revenues from foreign tourism exceeded 2.2 billion USD, up 11.9% year on year (+230 million USD). Tourism sector’s …

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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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