Georgia: over 8 million international travelers welcomed in 2018

Georgia has set a new record, hosting over 8 million international travelers this year, the Georgian National Tourism Administration (GNTA) announces. More specifically, Georgia hosted 8,105,829 international travelers in January-November, showing an increase of 10.6% YoY. Of these travelers, 4,486,595 were tourists, up by 17.2%. The majority of foreign travelers were from Russia -1,341,127 (+23.8%),…

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Azerbaijan: 2019 budget of social protection and unemployment insurance funds adopted

The budget of Azerbaijan’s State Social Protection Fund and the Unemployment Insurance Fund has been submitted for discussion at the plenary meeting of the Azerbaijani parliament. The State Social Protection Fund’s revenues for 2019 are projected at 3.928 billion manats, up by 9.8% YoY. The revenues of the Unemployment Insurance Fund for 2019 are projected…

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