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Koç Holding CEO and Georgia Discuss Potential Investment Projects

Georgia’s business environment and potential investment projects were discussed today between the Prime Minister of Georgia and CEO Levent Çakıroğlu of Koç Holding, one of the larger Turkish industrial groups. The meeting was held during the World Economic Forum. The Prime Minister informed the holding’s leader about the Georgian Government’s …

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List of Topics in Focus at Ongoing World Economic Forum in Davos

The 49th World Economic Forum, known as the Davos Forum, began today on January 22 in the Swiss district of Davos-Klosters. For four days politicians, businessmen, and representatives from social and cultural organizations will gather to discuss global problems and identify solutions. This year, the forum will place special emphasis on …

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Shaping the Future of Democracy in Armenia

Following article is part of World Economic Annual Meeting: The changes that took place in Armenia last year are indeed historic in nature and magnitude. The Velvet Revolution led to the triumph of democracy in our country. The popular movement was based on a wide consensus embraced not only by …

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CEO Confidence in Growth Dips Dramatically

What a difference a year makes. Nearly 30% of business leaders believe that global economic growth will decline in the next 12 months, approximately six times the level of 5% last year – a record jump in pessimism. This is one of the key findings of PwC’s 22nd annual survey …

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Georgia Improves Position in Global Competitiveness Index

The World Economic Forum has published the 2018 Global Competitiveness Index, under which Georgia ranks 66th among 140 countries, up from the 67th position in 2017. It is noteworthy that in 2017 report Georgia had lost 8 positions. Therefore, the 2018 indicator is lower than the 2016 indicator anyway. Georgia’s …

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Georgian CEO Listed Among Young Global Leaders by WEF

World Economic Forum named CEO of Adjara Group, Valeri Chekheria among Young Global Leaders of 2018. The World Economic Forum established the Forum of Young Global Leaders to foster leaders in public-private cooperation and forge a new model of global governance for the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Every year, the Forum honours 100 …

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Georgia Ranks 76th in terms of Infrastructure Quality

Georgia ranks 69th in terms of infrastructure competitiveness. According to the World Economic Forum indicators, Hong Kong ranks first with the world’s best infrastructure (6.7 point of 7.0 point). Georgia’s rating score is 4.2. Top 10 countries in the rating are as follows: Hong Kong – 6.7 Singapore – 6.5 …

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Georgia’s Economic Competitiveness Shrink

Georgia Loses 8 Positions in Global Competitiveness Index World Economic Forum (WEF) has published the 2017-2018 report for Global Competitiveness Index. The document explores competitive capacity of 137 countries and Georgia ranks 67th among them. According to the 2016-2017 report, Georgia ranked 59th, that is the country has lost 8 …

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