February 10, 2010

ICC Georgia members meet vice Premier Mr. Giorgi Baramidze

On December 10, 2010, ICC-Georgia, in the framework of its regular discussion forum, hosted Mr. Giorgi Baramidze, Deputy Prime Minister of Georgia and State Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration.
Vice Premier made a presentation concerning EU-Georgia co-operation, NATO integration, free trade and other agreements which Georgia and the EU are considering.


December 16, 2009

ICC-Georgia Discussion Forum

ICC Georgia organized an important discussion forum for its members related to tax audits. During the discussions several cases were raised and debated openly and transparently.

The goal of this meeting was to fully understand from the members the difficulties that businesses face during a tax audit and to take necessary steps that would on one hand insure the full compliance of businesses with the Tax Code and on the other hand insure a smooth auditing mechanism.

November 6, 2009

ICC Georgia meets Minister or Economic Development

On Friday November 6, 2009 ICC Georgia hosted a meeting between its members and the Minister of Economic Development of Georgia Mr. Zurab Pololikashvili and the newly appointed Head of the Georgian Investment agency Mr. Irakli Matkava.


October 17, 2009

McCann Erickson Wins European “Agency Network of the Year 2009” honor at the EACA Euro Effies Awards in Brussels;Also captures prestigious Grand Prix for Xbox campaign 

On September 17, 2009 on EACA Euro Effies Awards Festival in Brussels, Belgium, McCann Erickson was named Agency Network of the Year 2009 and captured the Festival’s Grand Prix for the Xbox ‘Halo: Heroic Story Telling’ campaign, developed by McCann London/T.A.G. SF and Microsoft Xbox media agency, Universal McCann, as part of the Halo ‘Believe’ campaign developed for the launch of Xbox game Halo3. The Halo story-telling campaign also won a Gold Effie. Additionally, McCann Erickson Paris captured a Gold Effie for a Nestle campaign, ‘Nespresso George Clooney II’.


October 8, 2009

Changes in application criteria to Gold List

On October 8, a follow up meeting was held with the head of revenue services of Georgia Mr. Giorgi Tskhakaia concerning the Gold List.

The Gold list program was implemented on January 15, 2009, but its rules and criteria appeared to be almost impossible for businesses to comply with.