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Friday, July 25 2008, #140 (1656)

Turkish construction starts on Baku–Tbilisi–Kars

Workers laid foundations for the Turkish section of the Baku–Tbilisi–Kars railway yesterday at a ceremonial start to construction. (more)

Central bank has gold coins waiting for Georgian Olympic champions

The National Bank of Georgia presented freshly-minted silver and gold Olympic commemorative coins yesterday, the first time the central bank has dedicated a project to the Olympics, according to acting bank president Davit Amaghlobeli. (more)

Tbilisi McDonald’s says test that found contaminated food not credible

McDonald’s management say privately-commissioned testing which found contaminated food at a Tbilisi outlet last month was done improperly.(more)

SOCAR expands Georgia operations

SOCAR Energy Georgia, the daughter company of Azerbaijani state oil company SOCAR, is planning to open four more gas stations in Georgia by August. (more)

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“Pre-election promises to be fulfilled” (more)

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