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Increasing Institutional Capacity of Vocational Educational Institutions

09-Dec-2019

Increasing Institutional Capacity of Vocational Educational Institutions

  PMC Research has launched a new project entitled “Strengthening VET institutions’ capacity in the development of needs-based project ideas and proposals.”   The project aims to train management teams of vocational colleges in the accurate assessment of ...

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Meeting with Governor and Five Mayors to Present Design for a Regional Landfill in Kvemo Kartli

09-Dec-2019

Meeting with Governor and Five Mayors to Present Design for a Regional Landfill in Kvemo Kartli

  PMCG and its international partner – the Engineering Company (HPC) - held a meeting with Kvemo Kartli’s Governor and the mayors of five municipalities (Tetri Tskaro, Marneuli, Dmanisi, Bolnisi and Tsalka) and the project beneficiary – Solid Waste Management Co...

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Evaluating Progress of Penitentiary and Probation Reforms

03-Dec-2019

Evaluating Progress of Penitentiary and Probation Reforms

    We recently started working on a European Commission project focused on monitoring and assessing the implementation of the Strategy and 2019-2020 action Plan for the Development of Penitentiary and Crime Prevention Systems in Georgia. The aim of the pro...

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Evaluating GIZ Program Dedicated to Private Sector Development and Technical Vocational Education

03-Dec-2019

Evaluating GIZ Program Dedicated to Private Sector Development and Technical Vocational Education

    PMC Research is implementing a final evaluation survey to evaluate the results achieved within the program - Private Sector Development and Technical Vocational Education and Training South Caucasus – implemented by the South Caucasus Office of GIZ. &nb...

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PMC Research Elected as Fully-Fledged Member of Trans European Policy Studies Association (TEPSA) at Pre-presidency Conference in Zagreb

29-Nov-2019

PMC Research Elected as Fully-Fledged Member of Trans European Policy Studies Association (TEPSA) at Pre-presidency Conference in Zagreb

  We can happily announce that PMC Research has become a fully-fledged member of the Trans European Policy Studies Association (TEPSA) through which it will actively contribute to the work and development of the organization. It is both a great honor and respons...

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Presenting Research Outcomes: “Trade Facilitation Component of the Peace Initiative - A Step to a Better Future”

29-Nov-2019

Presenting Research Outcomes: “Trade Facilitation Component of the Peace Initiative - A Step to a Better Future”

  On November 26, PMC Research presented the results of its research entitled “Trade Facilitation Component of the Peace Initiative - A Step to a Better Future,” and held a subsequent discussion thereon.   The research is focused on the Georgian-Abkh...

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EU-Supported Khulo Local Action Group Partake in Kazbegi Study Visit to Enhance Guesthouse Management Knowledge

28-Nov-2019

EU-Supported Khulo Local Action Group Partake in Kazbegi Study Visit to Enhance Guesthouse Management Knowledge

During November 9-10, the EU-supported Khulo Local Action Group (LAG) organized a study visit to Kazbegi, in cooperation with the Kazbegi LAG to share experiences in the field of guesthouse management. Thirteen guesthouse operators participated in the workshops, whic...

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Increasing Institutional Capacity of Vocational Educational Institutions

27-Nov-2019

Increasing Institutional Capacity of Vocational Educational Institutions

PMC Research has launched a new project entitled “Strengthening VET institutions’ capacity in the development of needs-based project ideas and proposals.”The project aims to train college management teams in the accurate identification of colleges' goals and mission. ...

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Meeting with EBRD Regional Director to Discuss Collaboration Opportunities

19-Nov-2019

Meeting with EBRD Regional Director to Discuss Collaboration Opportunities

On November 19, we hosted Catarina Bjorlin Hansen, Regional Director for the Caucasus at the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), to review our partnership to date and to discuss future initiatives. “It’s very important that we have the opportunity...

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Introducing Performance Management Systems in 23 Municipalities of Georgia

13-Nov-2019

Introducing Performance Management Systems in 23 Municipalities of Georgia

We recently launched a new project aimed at developing and implementing performance management systems for two municipal services (cleaning of streets and other public areas; and municipal waste management) in 23 municipalities of Georgia.   The project aims to...

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Hotel Price Index (September, 2019)

28-Oct-2019

Hotel Price Index (September, 2019)

In Georgia, the average cost of a room1 in a 3-star hotel was 145 GEL per night in September 2019. While the average cost of a room in a 4-star hotel in Georgia was 227 GEL per night and the average cost of a room in a guesthouse2 was 73 GEL per night.  

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Hotel Price Index (August, 2019)

19-Sep-2019

Hotel Price Index (August, 2019)

In Georgia, the average cost of a room1 in a 3-star hotel was 151 GEL per night in August 2019. While the average cost of a room in a 4-star hotel in Georgia was 230 GEL per night and the average cost of a room in a guesthouse2 was 75 GEL per night.  

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Hotel Price Index (July, 2019)

30-Aug-2019

Hotel Price Index (July, 2019)

In Georgia, the average cost of a room in a 3-star hotel was 148 GEL per night in July 2019. While the average cost of a room in a 4-star hotel in Georgia was 224 GEL per night and the average cost of a room in a guesthouse was 73 GEL per night. The average cost of a room in...

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PMCG’s CEO Discusses Governance Challenges in the Modern World

25-Oct-2019

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On October 22, Aleksi Aleksishvili, CEO and Chairman at PMCG, participated at the 2019 Global Meeting of the Emerging Markets Forum in Virginia, USA.

 

As part of a panel entitled “Governance Challenges in Emerging Markets: From Here to Denmark,” Aleksishvili discussed recent challenges of governance and shared some relevant examples for the countries in which PMCG works. He also highlighted cases where difficulties had been successfully overcome in Georgia, Eastern Europe and Central Asia” – this is a little similar to the previous sentence and you might want to expand on it.

 

“Good governance is an essential component for the development of countries and regions. The progress made in this regard is evident in Georgia’s case, however there are still some issues to overcome, particularly those linked with the rule of law and enhancing the judicial system,” said Aleksishvili, who added that “good governance should respond to key values such as individual and economic freedom, equal opportunities, justice and the rule of law.”

 

Jon Hilsenrath, Editor and Chief Economics Correspondent at The Wall Street Journal, moderated the panel. Also participating in this discussion were the following: Roberto de Ocampo, Chairman and CEO at Philippine Veterans Bank, Chairman of the Board of Advisors at the RFO Center for Public Finance and Regional Economic Cooperation, and Former Minister of Finance of the Philippines; and Jacques Rogozinski, Former Director General at Nacional Financiera ( a national development bank in Mexico).

 

The 2019 Global Meeting of the Emerging Markets Forum gathered about 100 participants comprising policy makers, private sector leaders and intellectuals from around the world. Among other issues, the vastly experienced participants discussed global economic governance, prospects of democracies, programs to fight inequality worldwide, challenges in improving governance and fighting corruption in emerging markets, the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI), and policy lessons from Central Asia and Africa.

 

The Emerging Markets Forum is a not-for-profit initiative that brings together high-level government and corporate leaders from around the world to engage in dialogue on key economic, financial, and social issues facing emerging markets.

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