Emotional video about Georgian police goes viral in Azerbaijan
20 October, 2016
The touching social ad released by the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Georgia received huge feedback not only in Georgia but also abroad. One of the media outlets in Azerbaijan has published the ad too and in a short time it accumulated more than a million views.
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"Start Your Impossible" – TOYOTA’s new campaign supporting Olympic and Paralympic athletes
Recently Toyota rolled out Global Campaign under this slogan that reflects the Olympic and Paralympic Spirit of Encouragement,
Swiss cheese from a Georgian alp
A couple from Switzerland combines Swiss tradition and technology with Georgian products. Their cheese is made in the Georgian mountains and sold in local stores and hotels.
Good waste management will ensure high standard of living and environmental welfare
It has been more than five years since the residents of Lilo village, near Tbilisi, cannot open their windows.
EU financing Georgian entrepreneurship
63 000 GEL was received by the Georgian Agro Export Group which is just a small part of the European Neighbourhood Programme for Agricultural and Rural development.
Georgian entrepreneur on his smoothie business success at BBC
Georgian entrepreneur Guka Tavberidze, who runs his own business in the UK and does it quite well, has been invited by BBC
Grand opening of 7–star hotel in Tbilisi
The grand opening of 7-star The Biltmore Hotel Tbilisi took place in Georgia’s capital on July 31.
Historic City Center in Georgia’s Dusheti to Undergo Major Renovation
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Person – New Georgian clothing brand hits the market
A new Georgian clothing brand named Person has emerged in Georgian market.
Georgia trapped in economic maelstrom
Georgia is in the midst of an economic maelstrom, Euronews reports.
Mineral water market expanding in Georgia
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Exchange rate on dollar rising by the hour: “This is the fault of economic policy”
Some of Georgia’s commercial banks are already buying at 2 GEL per $1. Their webpages are publishing information regarding national currency’s exchange rate in real-time mode.
Ukraine in Same Bind as Georgia Was: Giorgi Kadagidze on Bloomberg
Georgia's central bank governor Giorgi Kadagidze says Ukraine is in the same bind as Georgia was in when Russia banned its neighbor’s exports in 2006
Price of admission, food and drinks reduced at "Kazantip"
Food and drinks at the territory of “Kazantip Republic” became cheaper. Some bars and food providers reduced their prices by 20% to 50%. For example, khinkali that cost 2 GEL
2 Lari per khinkali - Inflated prices at "Kazantip"
On the 20th of August, at 9 in the evening, “Kazantip” festival was declared officially open, with both multitudes of foreign guests and local denizens attending.
Georgian Lari to have its own symbol
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 Why were car prices reduced in Georgia
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GEL rate is stable – Nodar Khaduri
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Economy Minister warns Georgian businessmen about Russian market
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David Koma showcased his Fall/Winter 2019-2020 collection at London Fashion Week on the 18th of February.
RED-CO, a real estate development company, and Radio Palitra together with its listeners celebrated Valentine’s Day in Gudauri.
Dominic Purcell, an Australian actor best known for the American serial drama “Prison Break” visits Georgia.
If you happen to be in Portland, the U.S, make sure you visit an American couple’s Georgian restaurant “Kargi Gogo” (good girl).
A 25-year old Georgian winemaker Baia Abuladze is among the candidates of the “30 Under 30 Europe list 2019”.
Children in Kharagauli (a district in Imereti, west Georgia) kindergartens have recently been informed about great news:
The shortlist of applicants for the British Vogue/BFC Fashion Fund was announced yesterday on the 14th of February.
Mr. Valentine 2019 contest has already revealed 20 finalists.
Giorgi Shvelidze, Georgian cinematographer was awarded with the Spotlight title by the American Society of Cinematographers on the 9th of February.
During the “gloomy 90s”, when people lacked electricity, gas, water, and basic necessities in Georgia,
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