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Money Transfers to Georgia Constituted 138 million USD in March

Money transfers to Georgia in March 2019 made up 138.4 million USD (371.4 million GEL), up 4.5% (+5.9 million USD), as compared to the same period of 2018. According to the official indicators of the National Bank of Georgia (NBG), Russia ranks first in terms of money transfers to Georgia …

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Role of Fisheries in Economic Development Discussed at Conference in Batumi

Representatives of the fishing industry gathered in the Georgian capital of Batumi for a conference entitled “Fisheries for the Economic Development of the Country”. The participants included representatives from governmental and non-governmental organisations from Georgia, Ukraine, Turkey, Norway, Azerbaijan and Armenia. Prior to the conference, participants visited fish farms in Keda …

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Lado Gudiashvili’s Painting Listed for Sale on Ebay

Paintings by Georgian artist Lado Gudiashvili is listed on eBay. The cost of the work is 120 000 US dollars. The drawing is performed by oil and dates back to 1945. According to the owner, the drawing “Traditional Folk Festival of Georgia” is in perfect condition. Lado Gudiashvili was a …

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Georgian PM to Hold Official Visit to Romania

On April 15, Georgian Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze will hold an official visit to Romania. After the official welcoming ceremony at the Government Palace of Romania, the Head of Georgian Government will be hosted by his Romanian counterpart, Vasilica Viorica Dăncilă. After the meeting, the Prime Ministers will make statements …

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Presentation About Tourism Potential of Georgia Held in Tokyo

Within the frames of the project “Georgia – Homeland of Wine”, presentation about tourism potential of Georgia was held for the representatives of Japanese tourist companies at Terrada Republic / TMMT Hall, Tokyo. Representative of the Embassy of Georgia to Japan, David Goginashvili introduced information about Georgian wine, history, culture …

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“Georgian Winemaking Method is Unique” – Japanese Master of Wine

Within the frames of Exhibition “Georgia Homeland of Wine” in Tokyo, the only wine master of wine in Japan, Kenichi Ohashi, introduced the presentation of Georgian wine for Japanese wine professionals. The event was attended by up to 120 guests – local wine experts, members of the Japanese Sommelier Association, …

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Uzbekistan Airways Starts Flights from Tbilisi

From July 16, Uzbekistan flag carrier Uzbekistan Airways, will start to operate flights on the route Tashkent-Tbilisi. During the summer season flights will be performed twice a week on Tuesdays and Sundays by Airbus 320 type of aircraft. Uzbekistan Airways was founded in 1992. Nowadays company performs regular flights to …

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Eighteen Wind Power Plant Projects Submitted to Ministry of Economy

Government of Georgia has signed 18 wind power plant construction projects with various investors, the statement released by Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia reads. Total installed generation of all projects makes up 1200 megawatts. Expected generation will be 4654 million kw/h and total investments will make up …

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