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In terms of EPI Georgia keeps 111st Position among 180 Countries

In terms of EPI Georgia keeps 111st Position among 180 Countries

The so-called Environmental Performance Index (EPI), is a method of quantifying and numerically marking the environmental performance of a state’s policies. Thus, EPI ranks countries’ performance on high-priority environmental issues in two areas: protection of human health and protection of ecosystems. On 23 January 2016, the 2016 Environmental Performance Index was …

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World Economic Forum Chief Thanks Georgian PM

World Economic Forum chief thank you Georgia’s PM

The founder of Davos World Economic Forum Klaus Schwab thanked Giorgi Kvirikashvili for his participation in World Economic Forum. In the letter Professor Klaus Schwab expresses hope for future cooperation. I would like to extend my sincere gratitude for your participation in the Annual Meeting 2016 as Prime Minister. Your engagement …

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Davos’16: Meeting With the President of the European Investment Bank

Davos’16: Meeting With the President of the European Investment Bank

The Prime Minister of Georgia and President of the European Investment Bank (the EIB) Werner Hoyer discussed progress of the infrastructural projects in Georgia financed by the EIB and the next stages of cooperation. Their meeting took place within the frames of Davos World Economic Forum. As stated by the President …

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PM to Visit China for World Economic Forum in September

Georgia’s PM Irakli Garibashvili will visit China on September 8-13 to participate in the World Economic Forum’s annual forum, also known as the ‘Summer Davos’, in the northeastern port city of Dalian. Georgian PM’s office said that Garibashvili will meet Chinese Premier Li Keqiang, as well as representatives of business …

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These Countries Spend The Most On Health

Spending on healthcare is a hotly debated topic in countries across the world, as developing nations look to transition from the Millennium Development Goals to the Sustainable Development Goals, and advanced economies aim to maintain coverage while reducing costs. But which countries spend the most on health? The answer depends on …

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How Has International Banking Changed Since the Financial Crisis?

How Has International Banking Changed Since the Financial Crisis?

Three facts summarise the changes in international banking since the Global Crisis. Cross-border bank lending – that is, direct lending to non-affiliated entities abroad – has fallen relatively to local lending through subsidiaries or branches of foreign banks – for example, a loan of a subsidiary of a foreign bank …

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Panel Discussion at the World Economic Forum

Europe’s Frontier Economies was the topic of a discussion attended by the Georgian Prime Minister at the World Economic Forum in Davos. Addressing the audience, Irakli Garibashvili described the Georgian Government’s vision of new trade and energy routes. “The economic, political and cultural interdependence of Europe’s frontier economies is continuously …

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Meeting with Aberdeen Asset Management

The business environment in Georgia was the main topic of Georgian Prime Minister’s meeting held with the Executive Director of Aberdeen Asset Management. During the conversation with Martin Jilbert, Irakli Garibashvili emphasized the importance of the Treaty on Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Area with EU and the fact that …

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Meeting with the President of the Republic of Lithuania

The close partnership between Georgia and Latvia were discussed at a meeting between Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili and Latvian President Dalia Grybauskaite. The meeting was held within the framework of the World Economic Forum in Davos. The Latvian President reassured the Georgian Prime Minister of Latvia’s support and commended …

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Georgian PM Irakli Garibashvili meets President Ilham Aliyev

President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev met Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili in Davos on Jan.22. The parties expressed satisfaction with the successful development of the bilateral ties in various areas, including political, economic and energy spheres. The importance of global energy projects implemented by the two countries …

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Georgian PM at Davos 2015

Representatives of five large companies will visit Georgia in the nearest future to discuss the investment opportunities at place, Government Administration press office announced. This is a result of the bilateral meetings that Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili has been arranging with the different company representatives in Davos, Switzerland within …

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Georgian PM to travel to Switzerland for Davos forum

Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili will on Jan. 20 depart for Davos, Switzerland to attend the World Economic Forum (WEF). Georgia’s State Chancellery told Trend that the Georgian economic delegation also includes the Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, Foreign Minister Tamar Beruchashvili, Executive Director of the Co-Investment …

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