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The year 2014 to go down in history for “workplace murders”

The year 2014 will be remembered as one of the deadliest years for work-related accidents in Turkish history because of the unfortunate number of incidents caused by work safety lapses. This year Turkey has had one of the world’s worst workplace safety records, as lax safety standards exacerbated by negligence …

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IMF approves $58m disbursement for Georgia

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) approved $58.1 million USD assistance package to Georgia with bringing total disbursements. In July, the Executive Board of the IMF approved a 36-month $154 million USD Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) with Georgia to support the country’s economic program.

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Patriarch celebrates 37th anniversary of his enthronement

Georgian Catholicos-Patriarch Ilia II celebrates 37th anniversary of his enthronement. Festive liturgies are being conducted in Georgian churches for this occasion today. Georgian Patriarch himself is holding a divine liturgy in the Svetitskhoveli Cathedral, Mtskheta, where he was enthroned 37 years ago.

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EMEA Office Snapshot Rental growth remains uneven across Europe, but overall the tone of rental data appears to have improved in H1 2014, along with the economic outlook. Of the 54 office markets monitored, the majority (29) exhibited no change in rents (32 last year), while 17 reported increases (9 …

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City Hall Identified 7 Priorities to Relieve Traffic Congestion in Tbilisi

Seven priorities  were identified to relieve traffic congestion in the capital. Tbilisi Mayor David Narmania states. Representatives of municipal offices of the City Hall, the Interior Ministry, Tbilisi City Council (Sakrebulo) and  architects attended a  meeting held at the City Hall. According to the Mayor, the traffic congestion  issue is …

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