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Sukhishvilebi to Hold 70th Anniversary Concerts in USA

Georgia’s internationally acclaimed folk dance company Sukhishvilebi is heading to the United States (US) to thrill American audiences with the beauty of Georgia’s national dance and modern repertoire. Sukhishvilebi will depart for the US in October and perform several concerts marking the 70th anniversary of the company. Performances are scheduled …

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ADB Extends $20mln To Protect Vulnerable Batumi Coastline

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) has approved a $20 million loan to stem coastal erosion around the popular Black Sea tourist destination of Batumi. Batumi, the capital of the Autonomous Republic of Ajara, with a population of more than 150,000, is one of the fastest developing cities along the Black …

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How Does Issuing Equity and Bonds Affect a Company’s Growth?


Stock and corporate bond markets have expanded rapidly since the early 1990s, but three basic, interrelated questions remain unanswered: How many and which firms issue equity and bonds in domestic and international markets? What happens to the assets, sales, and number of employees of firms that issue debt and equity …

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Worst Decline in World Trade in 6yrs – Report

The first half of 2015 has seen the worst decline in world trade since the 2009 crisis, according to World Trade Monitor. The data could imply that globalization has reached its peak. In the first quarter of 2015, the volume of world trade declined by 1.5 percent, while the second quarter …

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Batumi Hosts International Advertising Festival Ad Black Sea

AD black sea

From September 24-27 the International Advertising Festival Ad Black Sea will take place in Batumi, Participants from 20 countries will attend the event. This is a new international advertising festival, which aims to inspire all of its participants – advertisers and creative people – with bold, unusual ideas and nontrivial solutions. …

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Rezo Kezeli Exhibition in TBC Gallery

On August 30, at 7;00 pm, TBC gallery in Batumi will host Rezo Kezeli exhibition –  “Man with accordion”. On the exhibition, visitors will have a chance to have a look at accidently survived photographs, found in Institute of Physics at the beginning of 90s. A well known photograph and an …

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Turkey Ranks Among World’s Top Aid Donors

Turkey continues to provide critical aid in over 40 countries across the world  ANKARA Turkey has carried out humanitarian work in over 40 countries across four continents, helping people reeling from the effects of natural disasters or civil wars, the country’s Disaster and Emergency Management Authority (AFAD) has said. Anadolu …

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Kakheti Prepares For This Year’s Harvest

kakheti harvest

The grape harvesting season starts in Georgia and the country’s famous wine region Kakheti is completely immersed in the grape picking bustle. Today the Rtveli 2015 Coordination Centre for grape vintage opened in Telavi in the heart of Kakheti under the supervision of the Government. The Centre will operate 24/7 …

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NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg Visits Georgia

Jens Stoltenberg

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg arrived in Tbilisi on Wednesday evening. On August 27 he will participate in an “inauguration ceremony” of the NATO-Georgian joint training center at the Krtsanisi National Training Center outside Tbilisi and hold talks with the Georgian leadership. The NATO Secretary General will meet President Giorgi …

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Summertime Snapshots From Georgia

Georgia’s stunning beauty has been captured in time by amateur photographers. International online media outlet gbtimes collated several images of Georgia in the summer and published them under one album, Summertime snapshots from Georgia.

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