How to empower women in business?

By | May 18th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Deputy Energy Minister Mariam Valishvili said it is difficult for a woman in Georgia to concentrate fully on her career due to culture. (EBRD publicity photo.) TBILISI, DFWatch–Only 3.9% of CEOs around the world are women. And only 14% of the richest 500 companies in the world have female executives. What can be done to include more women to predominantly male world of business? May 14-15 the European Bank […]

EBRD downgrades Georgia’s 2015 growth forecast to 2.5%

By | May 15th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , |

(Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–A new report published by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) predicts only 2.5 percent economic growth in Georgia in 2015. In January, the bank predicted 4.2 percent growth this year. The low growth prediction for Georgia […]

Head of Georgia’s National Bank gets backing from EBRD president

By | May 13th, 2015|Categories: News|Tags: , , |

Suma Chakrabarti. (Interpressnews.) TBILISI, DFWatch–The head of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) commends the head of the National Bank for conducting an exemplary monetary policy. The Georgian lari has tanked in recent months. The lari has gone down […]

EBRD compliments Georgia on stabilizing bank sector

By | August 12th, 2013|Categories: Economy, News|Tags: , , |

TBILISI, DFWatch–The president of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) says Georgia’s bank sector is in ‘a very good shape’. Sir Suma Chakrabarti, EBRD President, said in an interview with the Georgian edition of Forbes Magazine that many […]