Half of the coronavirus cases in Georgia are delta strains
Yesterday, the next peak of the daily coronavirus rate was confirmed in Georgia – 3666 new cases. Currently, almost half of the infected in the country are so-called. Delta is fighting the coronavirus. Paata Imnadze, Deputy Head of the Center for Disease Control stated about it. According to him, for the second week in a row the Delta Plus strain has been confirmed in the country, which is another variant of the coronavirus.
According to the Center for Disease Control, the fourth wave – in which Georgia is now, turned out to be bigger than the third. Nevertheless, restrictions are not planned in the country. However, Amiran Gamkrelidze, head of the Center for Disease Control, says that against the background of the current epidemiological situation, enforcement should be tightened. Or after the meeting of the Coordinating Council said that people should refrain as much as possible from going to parties and instead apply to vaccination centers for vaccination.
The tax service has entered the advertising company of the “Main Channel”
The Revenue Service of the Ministry of Finance has joined the sales company of the “Main Channel”. The information about this was first spread by the General Director of the channel Nika Gvaramia, and later confirmed by the Revenue Service.
“This is identical to entering us. If something is seized there, the income will not flow to us.” – Nika Gvaramia explains. He linked the launch of investigative actions to election fraud:
The Revenue Service says about the inspection started in the sales company of the TV company “The Revenue Service constantly carries out the planned tax audit of taxpayers, which is based on the selection of taxpayers for tax control measures through an automated electronic system. Based on the risk assessment indicators integrated in the system, the tax control measure is carried out annually on an average of more than 8000 taxpayers.
On July 15, Irakli Kobakhidze, chairman of the Georgian Dream, expressed the opinion that three TV stations [„მთავარი არხი“, „ფორმულა“, „ტვ პირველი], Black money is spinning and thus the investigation should be interested.
Vaccination has started in two shopping centers in Batumi
Vaccination with “Sinovaki” and “Sinopharm” is available in shopping centers in Batumi from July 27.
Citizens wishing to be vaccinated in the shopping malls “Batumi Mall” and “Metro City” outside the medical institution will be able to get immunized every day from 10:00 to 18:00 without prior registration in a specially arranged medical corner.
The training groups are staffed with medical personnel and immunization points have been set up in shopping malls organized by the Ministry of Health of Adjara. Up to 45 thousand citizens have been vaccinated in Adjara so far.
Disappearance from Belarus via Georgia?
On July 27, it became known that air traffic controller Oleh Galegov had disappeared from Belarus, requesting admission to the Ryanair airline at Minsk Airport on May 23, following a major international scandal.
If he manages to cross into Europe safely, as many opponents of Alexander Lukashenko’s regime are trying to do, air traffic controller Oleh Galegov may become a “golden witness” in the case being investigated by the International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO).
The publication Наша Ніва was told by the staff of the Belarusian Air Navigation Service that Galegov suddenly disappeared, hung up the phone and deleted personal pages on social networks. One of his colleagues did not rule out that Oleh Galegov left for Georgia, where he has relatives.
In addition to Galegov’s origins, the assumption of leaving for Georgia is reinforced by the fact that Georgia has recently become a transit point for many Belarusian politicians, journalists and civil activists trying to enter Europe safely through Georgia.
Read more in Koba Liklikadze’s article.
What is the book “Love yourself” about – Radio Liberty got acquainted with the novels
Cosmetics company “Body Shop” wrote on the social network yesterday that a new book will be released soon – “Love yourself”. In the post, the company said that the book based on the story of 13 real women aims to empower women. The post listed the six male writers who wrote novels based on these stories. “Body Shop” told us that the authors of the texts received a small salary. The women who shared the stories with the writers received no remuneration.
The “Body Shop” post, which revealed that the book on women’s stories was written by male authors, caused a great response on Facebook. One part of the society criticizes the book written by men about women, while the other writer defends the work of men.
The Facebook post about the empowerment of women by the company mentioned famous male writers, but nothing was written about the identities of the women. The impression was created that in the book only men wrote about women. The company deleted the post soon after, though it was too late.
“The brand realizes its responsibility,” Irina Adeishvili, the company’s head of marketing, told Radio Liberty. The story of these thirteen girls is very important to us, which was the starting point of this project. We really want these girls to stay the main characters again.
What is written in the book and what caused the negative reaction of the society? Read more In the article by Tamuna Chkareuli.