Georgian English Russian Main Register Company Partners Feedback
Sarke Information Agency
Georgian/English/Russian Menu

Daily News
Economic Press Monitor
Special Report
 
Georgian Business Ethics Web Conference


Daily News

September 13, 2018

Previous Issues:  Days: < 11 12 13 14 17 > 

 

Note: Please login to get full access to the articles. If you are still not the Sarke's user, please register.

politics

    IN 2018, GEORGIA RECEIVED $35M WITHIN THE US FOREIGN MILITARY FINANCING

    In 2018, Georgia received $35 million within the US Foreign Military Financing (FMF), report on execution of Georgia’s government program for 2018-2020 says.

    According to the report, the allocated funds are fully consumed by exercise and equipment programs and capacity raising of armed forces.


    MPS AND EXPERTS DISCUSSED RENEWED LEGISLATION ON STATE PROCUREMENTS

    Today, the working meeting was held by initiative of the Parliament’s Committee on Branch Economy and Economic Policy, at which renewed legislation on state procurements was discussed.

    Chairman of the Committee Roman Kakulia noted that the respective draft bill should be submitted to the Parliament in near future.


economics

    AT LICENSING AND CONSTRUCTION STAGE, THERE ARE 52 PROJECTS OF POWER PLANTS WORTH $2.7B

    At the moment, at the stage of licensing and construction, there are 52 projects of power plants with estimated installed capacity totals to 1,562 MW, report on execution of Georgia’s government program for 2018-2020 says.

    As the report indicates, estimated investment cost of these projects reaches $2.7 billion.


    DEPUTY FINANCE MINISTER: WITHIN ACTIONS ON ENERGY EFFICIENCY IMPROVEMENT, 25 OBJECTS ARE SELECTED

    Georgia’s Deputy Finance Minister Giorgi Kakauridze reported that within the actions on energy efficiency improvement, 25 objects were selected, being proposed by municipalities. “The majority is educational institutions”, he noted.


    GEORGIAN SEAMEN TO WORK LEGALLY ON VESSELS OF GERMANY AND CROATIA

    Georgian seamen will be able to work legally on vessels of Germany and Croatia, Georgian Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development declared.

    For that end, memorandums on recognition of seamen certificates were signed with Germany and Croatia today in Batumi.


    ECONOMY MINISTER: MARITIME FORUM GIVES US AN OPPORTUNITY TO TALK ABOUT HOW TO TURN GEORGIA INTO INTERNATIONAL LOGISTIC HUB

    Georgia’s Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Giorgi Kobulia declared that maritime forum provides an opportunity “to talk about how to turn Georgia into logistic hub and how to encourage business and investors”.

    On September 12-14, Batumi hosts International Maritime Forum, which is attended by up to 400 delegates from 53 countries.


    21 CZECH COMPANIES PARTICIPATED IN THE GEORGIAN-CZECH BUSINESS FORUM

    Today, Tbilisi hosted Georgian-Czech business forum, part in which was taken by 21 Czech companies. As Georgian Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development reported, infrastructure, logistics, medical tourism, mechanical engineering were presented at the forum.


    WORKS WITHIN THE PROJECT OF NATIONAL NAVIGATION SYSTEM FINISHED IN MTSKHETA-MTIANETI

    Georgian National Agency of Public Register reported that works on description of settlements in Mtskheta-Mtianeti region are finished, being conducted within the project of development of national navigation system.

    According to the Agency, description of 3,241 objects, 8,833 buildings, 713 km of roads, etc.


business

    “ELMAVALMSHENEBELI” COOPERATES WITH CZECH “SCODA ELECTRIC” IN PROJECT OF CREATION OF NEW MODEL OF THE CARGO ELECTRIC LOCOMOTIVE

    Georgian JSC Elmavalmshenebeli (Electric Locomotive Builder) and Czech Scoda Electric jointly implement the project on creation of new model of cargo electric locomotive. The matter concerns 8E1A, two-section electric locomotive with 9 axis and asynchronous engine.


    POSSIBILITIES OF COOPERATION IN BERRY CROPS’ CULTIVATION IN GEORGIA ARE DISCUSSED WITH CYPRUS COMPANY

    Possibilities of cooperation in cultivation of berry crops in Georgia are discussed with the Cyprus-registered company K.Hamboullas&Son Ltd, Georgian Ministry of Environmental Protection and Agriculutre declared. The Ministry hosted a meeting with management of the company today.


Note: Please login to get full access to the articles. If you are still not the Sarke's user, please register.

Exchange Rates (NBG)
  09/21/18 + / -
  USD   2.6216   0.0023
  EUR   3.0854   0.0161
  RUR   3.9340   0.0198
Get News in Brief by e-mail
Get daily News in Brief on your e-mail for free!
Announcements
Dear subscriber,

We are leaving for summer vacations until September 3. During that period, the site will not be updated.

Wish you happy and joyful vacations!

Sincerely,

Sarke Information Agency

Fujitsu Computer Systems Corporation

© 2018 Sarke Information Agency