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Germany’s Henkel Builds First Transcaucasian Factory in Georgia

Henkel Georgia

A leading German company that producers and operates some of the world’s most recognised brands and technologies is coming to Georgia. Henkel, the global producer of laundry and home care, beauty care and adhesive technologies, announced Georgia would be the base of its first plant in Transcaucasia. The new plant …

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Chinese Billionaire Buys Amedeo Modigliani’s Nude for $170.4m

The billionaire founder of a Shanghai museum paid $170.4m for an Amedeo Modigliani nude at Christie’s in New York on Monday. The Italian painter’s “Nu Couché (Reclining Nude)” went under auctioneer Jussi Pylkkanen’s hammer for $152m before fees, marking the second-highest price for a work sold at auction and far exceeding …

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Unfinished Georgian Film Wins Post-Production Prize in Germany

Rusudan Chkonia and Vladimer Katcharava

A Georgian film still in the making has scooped a major prize at the Cottbus Film Festival in Germany, and the winnings will cover some post-production costs and ensure the film emerges as a finished product. A black comedy film titled Venice by Georgian film director Rusudan Chkonia won the …

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American Transgender Becomes Woman of the Year

Cat Jenner

American celebrity, formerly known as Bruce Jenner an athlete, father of 6 children, who recently decided to change gender, became the woman of the year. With her brunette locks in a tousled up do, she smiled enigmatically as she posed for the cameras ahead of accepting her Transgender Champion award.   …

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A Stylish Vogue Writer Shares Her Favorite Spots in Tbilisi


If your Instagram was suddenly dotted with chic snaps hailing from Tbilisi, Georgia, this past week, it’s not a complete coincidence. Catherine Baba and Natalie Joos were among the international fashion flock who headed to the Georgian capital for. And when they weren’t sitting by the runway, well, there was …

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Inflation Trends Intensify

Inflation Georgia

National Bank Keeps Raising Monetary Policy Rate to Curb Inflation, but in Vain. In October 2015, Georgia’s inflation rate marked 5.8% as compared to the same period of 2014. The inflation rate made up 0.8% compared to September 2015. The annual inflation upturn has more hit regions than the capital …

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Georgian Railways: Comfort of Each Passenger is Important for us

dachi tsaguria

Georgian Railway has introduced many innovations for improving the quality of services. All passengers who often travel by train appreciate these changes. Georgian Railway draws a great number of passengers thanks to low-cost tickets. Dachi Tsaguria, a head of the Georgian Railway service quality development office, talks about specific innovations …

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Successful implementation of Primary Healthcare Reform Requires Funding Experts

Primary Health Care

Dr. Tamila Shaiashvili assessed reforms implemented by Georgia’s Ministry of healthcare, she talked about primary health care reform and said that for successful implementations, experts need to be funded. Strengthening of family doctor institution is highly important, however experts need to be financed, currently families are paying doctors by themselves, …

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Thanks to Latest Healthcare Reforms Many People Have Been Rescued

Consultant of Medi Club Georgia David Chkonia assessed Georgia’s healthcare reforms that have been implemented recently, as highly important for Georgian society and noted the fact of large number rescued patients. The primary healthcare reform is significant, family doctor needs to be qualified and have ability to manage patient’s health …

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