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Daily Archives: September 9, 2015

Iran’s Economy Already Sees Increase in Foreign Investments

“Under the new circumstances and following the Vienna Agreement [clinched between Iran and six world powers over Tehran’s Nuclear Program], Tehran welcomes the presence of foreign investors and entrepreneurs in the country, and Spanish companies can enter the Iranian market as well,”said Rouhani in a meeting with the Spanish Foreign …

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Leading Chinese Companies Interested in Investing in Georgia


A leading Chinese company could implement a new $1 billion USD highway construction project in Georgia. Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili, who is in China for a working visit, met representatives of Zhuhai Da Heng Qin Company Limited, one of the world’s largest construction and engineering companies, and discussed the …

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Ardi: Georgia should Have Compulsory Insurance

An interview with Executive Director of the insurance company Ardi Kartlos Koranashvili Management of the company Ardi favors the introduction of compulsory insurance in Georgia. If it is necessary today? If the government really wants to take care of the population, it is necessary. Natural disasters and fires affected thousands …

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Georgian Ballerina Maia Makhateli Wins Dutch Award

Maia Makhateli

Georgian first soloist of the Dutch National Ballet Maia Makhateli has won the Alexandra Radius Prize 2015 for her outstanding efforts across several performances last season. The principal part in the Dutch National Ballet’s Swan Lake put this particular dancer in the sun. Georgian first soloist Maia Makhateli was awarded the …

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Jean-Elie Malkin: Primary Health Care is of Most Critical Importance in Health Care

Jean-Elie Malkin- primary health

Deputy Healthcare Minister Valeri Kvaratskhelia and the President of  the international consulting company Global Alliance, Jean-Elie Malkin visited Family Medicine National Training Center in Tbilisi. Their visit aims at familiarizing themselves with the daily functioning of the leading Primary Health Care institution in Georgia; it is especially interesting for the …

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Mitsubishi Delegation To Visit Georgia


Delegation of a large international corporation Mitsubishi will visit Georgia- This statement was made at the meting in Daliani economic forum, by  the chairman of the board of Mitsubishi Yorihiko Kojima with Georgian PM Irakli Garibashvili. Irakli Garibashvili and Kojima talked about Georgia’s frienldy business environment. The Mitsubishi Group is a group of autonomous …

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Foreign Direct Investments up 81% in Q2


According to preliminary data of National Statistics office of Georgia Foreign direct investments  in Georgia amounted to USD 355 million in Q2 2015 up 81 percent from the adjusted data of Q2 2014. The total sum of inflow to Georgia during the second quarter of 2015 amounted to $530 million while …

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Georgian Citizens most Often Seek Asylum in Sweden

According to the program coordinator of the International Organization for Migration Marc Hulst, a successful completion of the dialogue on visa-free travel between Georgia and the European Union is quite a realistic task. At the same time, in his words, migration is still a hot topic for Georgia. The organization data …

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Kass Boutique Hotel to Set up in Tbilisi

Kass Boutique Hotel

The Israeli-based hotel brand, owned and operated by the Kass Boutique Hotel Group, is scheduled to open in 2017 on Gergeti St, near the city centre. The group will invest $25 million USD (about 60 million GEL) to build the five-star facility. Additionally, the Kass Boutique Hotel Group will fund …

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