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Forbes: The Spritz, Brooklyn Cocktails and Georgian Wine

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Forbes writes an article listing 5 Boozy Books For Spring one of which is about “World’s oldest wine region”, Georgia. For The Love Of Wine — My Odyssey Through The World’s Most Ancient Wine Culture “Sitting in the National Museum in the Georgian capital of Tbilsi is the oldest cultivated grape …

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CNN: Tree Makes Sea Voyage for Georgia Park Project

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Images of an enormous tree being transported upright by boat along Georgia’s Black Sea coast have gone viral among social media users in the country, CNN reports. The tulip tree, which is thought to be about 100 years old, is the latest to be selected for life in a new …

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International Tourism Exhibition Exposes Georgia as the Best Wine Direction

 Georgia was named as the best wine direction at the Berlin international tourism exhibition. Moreover, Taleb Rifai, head of the UN World Tourism Organization, handed over a special award to the national tourism administration of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia.  At the ITB 2016 exhibition nineteen …

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American Brand to Unveil 4 Hotels in Georgia

Best Western has been operating in Georgia since 2013. The US company unveiled the first 45-suite hotel of Best Western Tbilisi near the Sports Palace in 2013. In Georgia the brand is officially represented by Capitol Real Estate company. The Mgzavrebi network of hotels and Best Western International have signed …

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Georgian Railway Subsidiary and LAM Company Sign Cooperation Memorandum

Georgian Railway Subsidiary and LAM Company Sign Cooperation Memorandum

Trans Caucasus Terminals, subsidiary of JSC Georgian Railway and LAM group signed a memorandum on intentions to foster integrating Georgia’s transportation potential into the world trade routes, through cooperation in the transportation field. Moreover, they will also jointly develop marine communication with Georgia, European and due European markets. „We are …

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Medication Prices Decline As Humanity-Georgia Entered The Market

Medication prices reduction is evident tendency in the Georgian pharmaceutical market. Major pharmacy networks are lowering prices. The Panaskerteli Index also proves the medication prices diminution has become of irreversible character. Lika Chumburidze, operationы director of Inova healthcare, comments on the current market prices and the reasons for their change. …

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Bank Republic Decreased Yield on Foreign Currency Deposits

Bank Republic Decreased Yield on Foreign Currency Deposits

Bank Republic announced about the following change on foreign currency deposits. The bank reduced interest rate on foreign currency deposits. Yield of 1-year deposit in USD has been determined by 3,7% instead of 4%, EUR – has declined from 3% to 2,3%. 11% is sustained on the deposits in GEL. …

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Dugladze Wine Label Design Ranks First in a Recent Top 10 Line-up

Dugladze Wine Label Design Ranks First in a Recent Top 10 Line-up

The Dieline – one of world’s leading websites on package design – has featured Georgian wine label design Ranina on first place in last week’s Top-10 line-up. Ranina is a wine brand of Dugladze Wines & Spirits, developed in cooperation with Branding.ge, a Georgian brand consulting company. Branding.ge worked out name of …

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The Government Works on the Employment Model of Students

The Government Works on the Employment Model of Students

The MP has sign out professional education from the plan of 4-paragraph government reform. According to Kvirikashvili, creation of professional education system oriented on the labor market is a primary task. He recalled the international researches, which indicates to the hampering factor of economic development and unqualified working forces. “The …

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5-star Hotel Pullman to Open in Axis Towers

Hotel Pullman to be Placed in Axis Towers

Hotel Pullman will be placed in Axis Towers. JSC “Axis Towers” has already signed an agreement with famous hotel chain Pullman Hotels & Resorts. According to the company, 5-star hotel will be opened in 2018. The hotel will include 234 rooms, which will host business tourists. The hotel should employee over …

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Budget for Funding Start-ups Allocates 30-35 mln GEL

Budget for Funding Start-ups Allocates 30-35 mln GEL

Dimitri Kumsishvili, minister of Economy announced that 30-35 million GEL will be allocated to the budget for funding start-ups. According to the minister, with the initiative of the Ministry of Educaion and Science of Georgia plans partnership with private and public professional institutions, where people become masters in several fields, that …

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