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Nikoloz Basilashvili to Face Roger Federer: Australian Open

Nikoloz Basilashvili

Georgian rocket number one Nikoloz Basilashvili will face Swiss Roger Federer in the first round of the Australian Open, which begins on January 18. A potential 45th career meeting at Australian Open 2016 would therefore occur in the semi-finals. Before that, Federer faces Nikoloz Basilashvili in the first round, would likely need to …

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Mamuka Bakhtadze: Georgian Section of Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway is Ready

Mamuka Bakhtadze

Georgian section of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway is ready for operation, Mamuka Bakhtadze, Director General of Georgian Railway declares. Bakhtadze exclusively declared to Azerbaijani news agency Trend that works are only finished on the area of Turkey. According to him, Georgia and Azerbaijan are at the important stage of transport sphere …

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Georgian Entrée Expands Its Business Activities in Neighboring Markets

Entree

After Azerbaijan, the Georgian café network Entrée will open in other neighboring countries as well. CBW was told by Entrée co-founder Jean-Michel Charles. According to him, at this stage, market studies are under way after which it will be clear which countries a European-style cafeteria network based in Georgia will enter. …

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Construction of YTONG Factory is Under Consideration in Georgia

Partnership Fund

 Partnership Fund considers project of Ytong’s energy efficient block. Partnership Fund, Georgian company “Ytong Caucasus” and German company “Xella” work jointly on a project of 13,5 million. Construction of the plant is planned at the nearby area of Tbilisi. According to the project, construction of the plant should be finished until the …

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Georgia May Revise Its Income Tax — PM Kvirikashvili

Giorgi Kvirikashvili

Income tax of Georgia may be revised – the Prime Minister of Giorgi Kvirikashvili said. According to him, this issue is still relevant and work in this regard is still underway. “In the near future, the Government intends to consider a bill and then pass it in the Parliament. We …

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Elit Electronics Unveils Biggest Store in East Point Shopping Mall

Elit Electronics Unveils Biggest Store in East Point Shopping Mall

Elit Electronics has unveiled its biggest store in the East Point shopping mall. Devices, unique concept, exclusive equipment and highest-level standards of the world’s leading brands – Elit Electronics has assembled all these opportunities into one space and unveiled the biggest store of home appliances.  The store is distinguished for …

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Gov’t Changes Construction Regulations in Tbilisi

Gov’t Changes Regulations of Construction in Tbilisi

Construction companies involved in the implementation of projects in the capital will have to work under new conditions. In particular, the Urban Planning Department of the City Hall is working on a bill that will oblige developers to construct buildings fully provided with parking places for all residents or tenants. …

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Zaza Pachulia Remains on 8th Place: Third Results

zaza pachulia

Zaza Pachulia, the Georgian player for Dallas Mavericks remains on the 8th place by the end of third round at NBA All-Star voting. Four more days are left for the final results, Zaza is still on 8th place with 299,584 votes. It is worth mentioning that American basketball legend Kobe Bryant takes …

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France to Speed Up Visa Delivery for Georgian Citizens

France is to shorten visa delivery processes for tourists from Georgia, Indonesia, Turkey, Vietnam and Armenia and China to one day from the current two as Paris targets a larger slice of a growing tourist market, French media  reports. To attract even greater numbers of tourists, Paris announced in January …

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Alan Rickman, British Actor Dies at 69

Alan Rickman, one of the best-loved and most warmly admired British actors of the past 30 years, has died in London aged 69. His death was confirmed on Thursday by his family who said that he died “surrounded by family and friends”. Rickman had been suffering from cancer. Alan Rickman: …

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Iran Sanctions Seen Lifted by Monday Once Nuclear Deal Verified

Iran Sanctions Seen Lifted by Monday Once Nuclear Deal Verified

decade of sanctions imposed on Iran’s nuclear program may come to an end by Monday, unlocking billions of dollars in frozen accounts and paving the way for a surge in oil exports from the Islamic Republic. The International Atomic Energy Agency is expected to report on Friday that Iran has fulfilled …

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Six Killed, 39 Wounded in Turkey Car Bomb Attack

Six Killed, 39 Wounded in Turkey Car Bomb Attack

Blast caused huge damage to the residential building used by the police officers and their families Security sources have said the death toll following a car bomb attack on a police station in Turkey has risen to six. Early reports said five had died and 39 were wounded in the attack, which took place …

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