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Georgian Tourism Administration Head Sums up 2019

Georgian Tourism Administration Head Sums up 2019

Georgian National Tourism Administration (GNTA) Head, Mariam Kvrivishvili, says that 2019 was full of difficulties for Georgia in terms of tourism and yet it hosted a record-number of visitors. “9,357,964 international travelers visited Georgia in 2019, an increase of 7.8% compared to 2018. The number of international visitors amounted to ...

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Georgia’s tourism sector expands despite Russia flight ban

Georgia's tourism sector expands despite Russia flight ban

Revenues in the Georgian tourism sector reached 3.05 billion US dollars between January and November, 1.1 per cent (35.4 million US dollars) more than during the first eleven months of 2018, the Georgian National Tourism Administration (GNTA) has announced. According to the Georgian government agency, tourism revenues in November amounted ...

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Russia reportedly extends Georgia flight ban

Russia reportedly extends Georgia flight ban

Plans to resume direct flights between Russia and Georgia, which one Russian newspaper called Moscow’s planned “New Year gift” to Tbilisi, have gotten delayed in what some see as Russia’s attempt to influence the outcome of the ongoing political crisis in Georgia.   Reports in Russian media suggest that the postponement ...

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Georgia holidays: Why it’s the top place to visit in 2020

Georgia holidays: Why it's the top place to visit in 2020

An underrated European country you’ve probably never thought of visiting has just been tipped as a top destination to visit in 2020: Georgia. Releasing its list of places British travellers should consider travelling to next year, ABTA revealed Georgia as a hotspot. With sustainable travel on everyone’s minds and the ...

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Georgian National Bank: Income from Tourism Up

Georgian National Bank: Income from Tourism Up

The National Bank of Georgia (NBG) has said that income from tourism has finally started to increase after a three-month decline as a result of Russia’s ban on direct flights to and from Georgia implemented in July. The NBG stated that Georgia‘s tourism revenue in October totaled $266.9 million, which ...

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Business Tourism Promotion Event to be held in Georgia

Business Tourism Promotion Event to be held in Georgia

By Trend An event to promote business tourism will be held in Georgian capital Tbilisi on October 30, Trend reports citing the Georgian National Tourism Administration. The event will be organized by the Exhibition Bureau of the National Tourism Office of the Georgian Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development. During the event, ...

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