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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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Giorgi Kvirikashvili:
More than 6,350,000 international travelers visited Georgia in 2016, whilst the tourism income exceeded USD two billion

At the session of the Government of Georgia, the Prime Minister, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, talked about the positive trends in the field of tourism. The Prime Minister stated: “The number of tourists, coming to Georgia, increased by half a million, whilst the income from tourism exceeded USD two billion.” FactCheck took interest in the accuracy of […]

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Tamar Khulordava:
After the global recession, this year was distinguished by lowest economic growth rates in all countries

During the political debates on Rustavi 2, member of the Georgia Dream, Tamar Khulordava, stated: “After the global recession, this year was distinguished by lowest economic growth rates in all countries.” FactCheck took interest in the accuracy of this statement. In order to verify the accuracy of Tamar Khulordava’s statement, FactCheck used the real GDP […]

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What does the Gazprom deal mean?

The Government of Georgia reached an accord with Russian energy company Gazprom about natural gas transit to Armenia. On January 10 2016, after the talks between the Minister of Energy of Georgia and representatives of Gazprom, it was announced that the Georgian side embraced an offer made by the Russian colleagues which was considered as […]

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