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Passenger Traffic at Georgia’s Airports Increased Significantly

According to the United Airports of Georgia, in January 2019, airports served a total of 324,554 passengers. Which is 25% higher than the same period of the previous year (2018 to 259,612 passengers). In January, the increase in passenger traffic was observed in all three airports of the country. Tbilisi …

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Port’s Capital is Complete- DEG and FMO made a Decision to Invest in Anaklia Port

The German Development Bank (DEG) and The Netherlands Development Finance Company (FMO) have made a decision to invest in Anaklia port. On 5 February, the Anaklia Development Consortium and International Financial Institutions signed the first official document on investing in Anaklia port. In the “Anaklia Development Consortium”, German and Dutch state …

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Ten Key Themes for Cannes Lions 2019 Revealed

Over 900 leading industry experts have shared their concerns, insights and visions for the future of creative marketing communications to help us shape the key themes for the 2019 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity… Brands in culture The new normal is to maintain relevance and emotional connection in a …

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Parliament to Discuss Ten New Bills on Business Activities in 2019

Government of Georgia has approved the 2019 legislative plan. The Forbes has collected information on those new bills that the Parliament will discuss starting spring 2019. 1. Bill on electronic commerce The bill regulates activities for providing information services, responsibility of the bodies providing and receiving these services, regulations for …

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Museum of Illusions Tbilisi Set to Open in March

The Museum of Illusions Tbilisi will be opened on March 1 at Bethlemi Street # 10 in historical and tourist part of Tbilisi and offers many interesting visual and intellectual experiences. Here you will be able to do what many museums are prohibited to: take pictures, laugh, entertain, and run …

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TBC Research Reviews Georgia’s Economy

TBC Research has published a monthly update on Georgia’s economy. In spite of lower global growth projections and expected recession in Turkey probably won’t have as much impact on Georgian economy, due to lower dependency on Turkey.  GDP growth According to the initial estimates of Geostat, real GDP growth accelerated …

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Guitar Legend Pat Petheny to Perform at Tbilisi Jazz Festival

Tbilisi is preparing to host the 22nd Jazz Festival. Tbilisi Jazz Festival will take place from February 28 to March 2. The main guest of the 22nd Jazz Festival will be the legendary American jazz guitarist and composer Pat Metheny. Metheny is the owner of 20 Grammy Awards and the only performer to …

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VTB Bank Introduces Campaign on Consumer Loans

VTB Bank Georgia

VTB Bank has introduced a new campaign for consumer loans. Namely, consumers are able to take an unsecured loan of about 30 000 GEL and mediator-secured loan of about 45 000 GEL. The maturity makes up 4 years. VTB Bank offers simplified procedures for taking loans by submitting incomes reference …

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What are the Goals of New Head of National Tourism Administration?

Minister of Economy of Georgia Giorgi Kobulia has introduced Mariam Kvrivishvili, new head of National Tourism Administration to the administration staff and media representatives. Kvrivishvili was selected among 27 candidates through simplified competition. “It is much honor for me to lead one of the strategic directions of Georgia. There are …

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