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Daily Archives: May 8, 2017

Medical Tourism Perspectives in Georgia

Medical tourism has been developed at the highest level in many countries, including in Thailand, Egypt, Turkey, Israel. Thousand of tourists visit these countries every year. This interesting direction of tourism has real development perspectives in Georgia too, even more so, our country was always famous for its special spa …

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Nigel Kay: Good Communication is Essential in an Emergency

Nigel Kay, the former BBC reporter and expert of crisis communications, conducted a workshop for media, regarding emergency and crisis management in Borjomi, on the 2nd of May. The training was supported and organized by State Security and Crisis Management Council of Georgia as well as ASB, Georgian Red Cross, …

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Revenues from Tourism Sector Marked 435 million USD in 1Q17

Georgia tourism

In the first quarter if 2017 revenues from tourism sector rose by 23% and totaled 435 million USD, the report by Ministry of Finance reads. In March revenues from the sector went up by 28% and totaled 180 million USD (+39 million USD). We remind you that in March-January, a …

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Not My Choice Campaign Event Launched in Georgia

World Vision Georgia launched the campaign against  child exploitation in the streets. “Not My Choice, “It takes a World to End Violence Against Children” with  a specific focus to combat child exploitation on the streets. Aim of the campaign is to eliminate child exploitation in the streets, to raise public awareness and to …

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SOCAR Becomes Liquid Gas Monopolist

In 2017 the excise tax rate increased on oil products and this fact has already made significant changes on Georgian automobile market. After the mentioned tax amendments, the demand for hybrid vehicles increased at once, first of all. Higher excise tax rate also raise the value of vehicle gas CNG …

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