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Bank of Georgia has Received a New Credit Line From EBRD

Bank of Georgia has attracted a new credit line from EBRD. It’s 135 million GEL credit line, which is valid for 5 years. This is the second transaction that the bank received from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development since May 2016. Like the first tranche, the sum will …

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Almost 1.7 million Tourists from Azerbaijan Visit Georgia

Head of Georgia’s National Tourism Administration Giorgi Chogovadze has said that 1,694,998 tourists from Azerbaijan visited Georgia in 2017, Georgia Online news portal reported. An increase of 11.2 percent was observed in the number of tourists coming to Georgia from Azerbaijan, according to the report. Azerbaijan is followed by Russia …

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Enterprise Georgia State Program Invests 786 million GEL in Projects

Enterprise Georgia state program has co-financed 323 projects s of December 31, 2017. Total amount of investments made by Enterprise Georgia exceeds 786 million GEL. More than 13 000 citizens of Georgia were employed as part of the mentioned projects. According to Enterprise Georgia indicators, projects were implemented in the …

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With Supra, a Washington Lawyer Revives Memories of Georgian Feasts

The waiters at Supra, home to khinkali and chanakhi — soup dumplings and braised lamb stew, respectively — want to put newcomers at ease; the cooking of Georgia, as in the republic, is relatively recent in Washington. Consequently, greetings by the staff include a brief flavor profile. “We use a …

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Georgian Manuscripts Featured in UNESCO Memory of World Register

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The Georgian manuscript, preserved in the National Archives of Georgia, was inscribed to the UNESCO Memory of the World Register for the third time in late 2017. he originals and photo copies of the very manuscripts and historical documents that were inscribed to the international register since 2013 will be …

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The Oldest Couple in Georgia

95-year-old Khasan and 94-year-old Zekhie Turmanidze got married in 1941. The couple lives in Keda municipality and have 162 descendants: 8 children, 37 grandchildren, 86 grandchildren and 31 grand-grand children. The descendants of the Turmanidze family are mainly artists, especially following the singing tradition. They are descended from the famous …

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Georgia’s Electricity Consumption Grows

In November 2017, domestic electricity consumption rose by annual 6.7%, while the January-November growth constituted 8.6%. According to G&T, the November growth was mainly preconditioned by a 6% upturn of consumption of distribution companies and a 31.9% upturn of direct consumption after Georgian Manganese increased electricity consumption by 48.2%. Energo-Pro …

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Chinese HUALING Enters Georgian Insurance Market

Chinese HUALING GROUP has entered insurance market. Hualing Insurance, the company subsidiary, plans to offer property risks insurance and health insurance products. The company has already obtained life and nonlife insurance licenses. Hualing Insurance was established on December 11, 2017. The company director General is David Kakabadze. It should be …

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Georgian Student’s Painting Becomes the Scientist’s Most Popular Photo

The painting performed by Ani Tsitsishvili, a student of Agrarian University, by use of various microbes, has become the most popular photo of the Scientist, the most prestigious research edition. According to Agrarian University of Georgia, the work has been performed on Brain-heart infusion Agar with microbe of Staphylococcus Epidermidis, …

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