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Disney Interested in Georgian Tamashobana

Disney is interested in Georgian Tamashobana (Games), which was created by two young Georgian girls, Nau Songhulashvili and Nini Chikovani. The girls founded the company in 2015 and launched production of Georgian traditional ecologically clean toys. They plan to export products to the European market. They noted that their products …

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H&M’s Men and Women’s Clothing will be Made in Kutaisi

With the support of the agency “Produce in Georgia,” a women and men’s clothing manufacturing enterprise will be opened in Kutaisi. On May 17, First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Dimitri Kumsishvili officially opened the company “MGMtex”, as BPN was informed by the agency. It …

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Georgian Wine Companies Participate in SIAL China 2018

 Georgian wines are represented at the International Food and Drink Exhibition “SIAL China 2018” on May 16-18 in Shanghai. Participating wine companies are Dugladze Wine Cellar, Gileni, and Royal Khvanchkara.  These wine producers have brought their products to SIAL  thanks to support of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of …

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Azerbaijan Reveals Metallurgical Output Value

Products worth 274 million manats were produced by metallurgical industry and enterprises manufacturing finished metal products in Azerbaijan in January-April 2018, reads a report of the country’s State Statistics Committee. The report says the output of metallurgical industry increased by 14.2 percent, while the manufacture of finished metal products grew …

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Opportunity for Regional Civil Society Organisations

EU employment

Georgian civil society organisations (CSOs) are invited to apply for a call for proposals aimed at contributing to ongoing discussions and awareness raising about the Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area (DCFTA). This opportunity shall also help CSOs to become active actors in their respective communities and to engage and …

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Microsoft Learns 21 458 Georgian Sentences

A total of 21 458 Georgian sentences have been already translated as part of TBC Bank project “In Georgian”. The project calls for developing Georgian-language versions of Microsoft softwares. For the purpose of inclusion of Georgian versions in Microsoft’s linguistic database, at the first stage it is necessary to translate …

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Consumer Choice Center: It’s time to Defund the World Health Organization

The Consumer Choice Center announces a new campaign focussing on transparency and efficient use of public funds in global public health: “The World Health Organization (WHO) needs to focus on its core priority, responding to international health crises. Western democracies are the main funders of the WHO. Taxpayers in countries like the …

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TBC Bank Completed 4-Year Legal Dispute with Asaval-Dasavali

Asaval-Dasavali executed a decision passed by the Supreme Court and publicly denied false information about Mamuka Khazaradze and TBC Bank published in different newspaper editions in 2014. According to the decision, the newspaper admitted disinformation in the same format, on the same page. TBC Bank and Mamuka Khazaradze filed a …

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Textiles from Georgia Receive EU Prize For Cultural Heritage

Textile Georgia

The EU Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards has recently announced the winners of its annual prize, one of which is Georgia for its unique textile culture. Every year, individuals from 39 countries submit applications for the Awards. This year Georgia presented a project of Art Palace of Georgia …

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