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Most Popular Schengen Zone Countries among Georgian Visitors

Interior Ministry of Georgia has published the statistics of border-crossing for December 2018. According to the official statistics, in December 2018, about 8 000 citizens of Georgia visited Germany, 16 ones were not admitted to the country. Italy ranks second, where 4 039 citizens of Georgia arrived in December 2018. A …

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Smart Cameras to Fine Vehicles without Technical Inspection

Starting January 14, vehicles without legal technical inspection will be fined by the so-called smart cameras, the Interior Ministry of Georgia reports. Vehicle owners will receive notifications about video fines on their legal mobile phone numbers. Vehicle owners will enjoy 20% preferences if they pay the fine within 10 days …

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Georgia’s Exports Grew by 23% to 3.36 billion USD in 2018

According to Geostat, the national statistics service of Georgia, Georgia’s foreign trade turnover constituted 12.48 billion USD in 2018, up 17% year on year, including the exports marked 3.36 billion USD, up 22.9% year on year and the imports amounted to 9.12 billion USD, up 14.9% year on year. Negative …

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Countries whose Citizens were not Allowed in Georgia in December

According to statistics of the border crossing, published by the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia, 753 Iran citizens were not allowed to Georgia. It is noteworthy that in the course of 2018, 3,098 citizens of the Islamic Republic of Iran were refused to enter Georgia. Besides, in December, Georgian …

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Last Stage of Southern Gas Corridor to be Completed by 2020

A package of €3.9 billion has been secured for the completion of the final segment of the Southern Gas Corridor, the Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP). The 878-kilometer pipeline starts at the Greek-Turkish border, crosses Albania and, after passing under the Adriatic Sea, terminates in southern Italy. It constitutes the final …

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Quotes from PR Managers in 2018

Every year we are collecting quotes from Georgian PR specialists, here are the best of them. Keti Macharashvili: Relevance and Responsiveness are Key Concepts of Public Relations  Business Development and Marketing Manager at BDO Georgia Valeri Pantsulaia: The Main Priority of Public Relations is To Gain Trust of Public  Head …

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Lufthansa Names as Largest Airline Across Europe

Lufthansa Group was named as the largest airline in 2018 across Europe. Last year, the airline served 143 million passengers. According to Bloomberg, the increase in passengers is mainly due to the addition of Zurich, Munich and Vienna routes. According to the publication, the leading airline company has been replaced …

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