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Georgia Registers First Agricutlure Unmanned Airplane 

Civil Aviation Agency of Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia has registered the first agrodrone in the Georgian Registry for Civil Unmanned Airplanes. DJI Agras MG-1P (Octocopter) unmanned airplane is operated by AgriCopter company, which is a startup association of Copter.ge with the focus on agriculture sector. The …

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Paddy Power Betfair buys €116m stake in Adjarabet

Paddy Power Betfair has announced the acquisition of a controlling stake in Georgian gambling company Adjarabet for €116 million. The company said in a note to Euronext Dublin on Friday that it had acquired 51 per cent in the Georgian market leader and expects to acquire the remainder of the company after three …

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Winners of EU Prize for Peace Journalism for 2018 are announced

On 29 January, the EU Delegation to Georgia and the EU Monitoring Mission (EUMM) held an award ceremony for the winners of the ‘EU Prize for Journalism 2018’ in the Georgian capital of Tbilisi. The EU Delegation awarded winners in six categories covering print, broadcast, online, and photo journalism. The …

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17th Literary Prize Saba Started

The literary prize “Saba” Seventeen Contest started with interesting news. The prize fund of “Saba” has been increased this year. The winner authors will receive 6 000 GEL instead of 4,000 GEL in 9 nominations and the prize money for the “Special Contribution to Literature Development” will be 10 000 …

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Adjara Group Plans to Open Rooms Hotel in New-York

Negotiations are underway about opening Rooms Hotel in New York. In the case of New York, the group will be a co-owner, rather then franchiser. Date of launch is unknown for now. “We have international plans, specifically with New York, from which we have contacted an interesting group who wants …

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