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Daily Archives: July 23, 2015

World Health Organization on Georgia’s Hepatitis C Program 

WHO Hepatitis C Georgia

World Health Organization, the authority responsible for public health oversight within the United Nations included Georgia’s Hepatitis C elimination program in its newsletter on June 23. “A combination of strong political will, public support and experience gained in HIV prevention and control led to this new programme,” WHO writes on the …

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In April-June, Number of Registration Transactions Increased by 4.5%

According to official data of the National Agency of Public Registry , in April-June the number of registration transactions increased by  4.5% compared with the previous year’s same period and amounted to 133 205 (25 905 primary and 107 300 secondary transactions). In the second quarter of 2015, primary market transactions …

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Banking Industry Profits Rise by 26% in One Year

The banking sector ended the first  half of 2015 with a 243 -million  profit. According to the National Bank of Georgia (NBG), the sector’s  profit increased by 26% a year (in January-June 2014 – GEL 192.43 million). In June, the banking sector’s profit totaled GEL 57,423 million, which is lower …

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Electricity Tariff Set by ENERGO- PRO Georgia Increased by 3.348 Tetri

ENERGO- PRO Georgia has increased consumer electricity tariff by 3.348 tetris (VAT not included). The Georgian  National Energy and Water Supply Regulatory Commission (GNERC) made the relevant decision at today’s meeting. ENERGO -PRO Georgia demanded a tariff increase of 4.8 tetris, but the Commission did not satisfy their request. As Deputy …

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USE-IT Tbilisi: Alternative map for travelers

Do you know USE-IT? The amazing, colorful printed maps and mobile applications that can be found in 43 European cities and that make traveling a completely different experience by introducing the city from the perspective of locals, young people and those who know the best spots and hottest up-to-date tips …

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“Heat Batumi 2015” Moves to Active Stage

heat batumi

“Heat Batumi 2015” moves to an active phase – fun’s going down all day-round! In frames of thesummer project, Batumi was host to Italian stars on July 16th through July 17th. The Sanremo Days have come to an end in the seaside town; however “Heat Batumi 2015” carries on. The …

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Flights between Iran and Georgia to be Restored in the Near Future

It is assumed that on 30 July the Iranian airline ATA airlines will launch direct flights to Tehran. In addition, the Georgian airline Airzena will also fly in this direction. According to the CEO of the company Iase Zautashvili, at the first stage the company will operate two flights a week. According …

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Three Georgian Wine Centers Opened in China

Three Georgian wine centers were  simultaneously opened in China’s Xinjiang province: Georgian Wine Culture Exhibition Hall,  Georgian Wine Salon and  the Georgian Wine Club. The Georgian wine culture exhibition hall is  located on 400 square meters where historical and cultural patterns of  Georgian wine, tasting and presentation materials are displayed …

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