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Thursday, December 1, 2016, #237 (3771)

Tax increases on tobacco, imported cars and oil products

Georgia’s Prime Minister, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, has announced that the Government planned to carry out “radical changes” in order to ensure the country’s economic growth and the strengthning of the national currency, which has hit a historic low against the dollar. (more)

Optimism over visa liberalisation

“Georgia’s visa free regime with the European Union (EU) carries a tremendous symbolic, political and practical importance for us and serves as a strong message of EU’s political support,” Georgia’s Foreign Minister, Mikheil Janelidze stated on Wednesday, while delivering speech at the European Parliament. (more)

Distancing from ex-President Saakashvili


Against non-relevant use of emergency lights on officials’ cars


Prospects of Georgian - Abkhaz Relations


The News in Brief

"President Re-Nominates Head of Adjara’s Local Government" (more)

Opinion & Analysis

Online loans face question marks, gambling taxed more

The Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, has announced that the Government, with the National Bank of Georgia, are planning to ban the issue of online loans. (more)

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