Top
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10
Irakli Kobakhidze:
The volume of Foreign Direct Investments under the previous government was USD 1,024 million on average annually, whilst under our government, it is USD 1,477 million per year, which constitutes 45% growth

On 7 April 2017, at the plenary session of the Parliament of Georgia, the Speaker of the Parliament, Irakli Kobakhidze stated: “The volume of Foreign Direct Investments under the previous government was USD 1,024 milllion on average annually. Since 2012, it has been USD 1,477 million per year. In reality, under our government, the volume […]

5 Views
Share
Mostly True
Roman Gotsiridze:
This year’s economic growth is caused by a very low growth rate of the last year… Growth of GDP has been so marginal in the last years that it does not affect on reduction of poverty in the country

On 30 March 2017, National Statistics Office of Georgia published the economic growth figures of February 2017. According to the data, in February 2017 real Gross Domestic Product (GDP) growth rate was 4.4% more as compared to the same period of the previous year, whilst real average economic growth rate in January-February reached 4.8%. Upon […]

101 Views
Share
Mostly False
Tina Bokuchava:
In 2013, the number of employed people was 1,712,200 whilst today that number is 1,780,000. A very big part of these people got employment in the public sector

A member of the United National Movement, Tina Bokuchava, in her speech at the plenary session of the Parliament of Georgia, stated: “In 2013, the number of empoyed people was 1,700,012 whilst today that number is 1,700,080. However, a very big part of these people is employed in the public sector. They are the party […]

133 Views
Share
Without Verdict
Sergi Kapanadze:
In 2015, when finance sector supervision functions were separated from the National Bank of Georgia, the amount of investments has dropped

On 9 March 2017, a member of the European Georgia, Sergi Kapanadze, in his speech before the Parliament of Georgia, stated: “In 2015, when finance sector supervision functions were separated from the National Bank of Georgia, the amount of investments dropped as compared to 2014 – in the third quarter of 2015 investments dropped by […]

163 Views
Share
Mostly True
Giorgi Kvirikashvili:
For the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development, 2016 was a record year in terms of volume of investments in Georgia

The Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili stated: “For the European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), 2016 was a record year in terms of volume of investments in Georgia – historically speaking, the biggest amount of investments was made in Georgia and it is planned to increase this year. Their expectations are very positive.” FactCheck […]

368 Views
Share
True
Dimitri Kumsishvili:
The 2017 state budget fully reflects the priorities which we had during the pre-election period

During his speech at the Parliament of Georgia, the Minister of Finance of Georgia, Dimitri Kumsishvili, stated: “The 2017 state budget fully reflects the priorities which we had during the pre-election period and which brought us victory in the elections.” FactCheck verified the accuracy of Mr Kumsishvili’s statement. The pre-election programme of the Georgian Dream […]

212 Views
Share
Mostly False
FactCheck Newspaper
What 2016 was like for the Georgian Economy – summary of the year

Economic Growth and Inflation Until autumn 2016, the Government of Georgia was forecasting that the annual economic growth would reach 3%; however, ultimately the economic growth forecast was reduced to 2.7% and even that was not implemented. According to the preliminary data, the Georgian Economy grew by 2.2% in 2016 whilst the economic growth rate […]

260 Views
Share
Uncategorized
1 /9712345...102030...Last »