Part-time workers were disproportionately affected by pay delays, with 22% saying they had received late pay, compared to 14% of full-time workers.
Stock market, Turkish lira, bonds and Halkbank all have a good day.
Global wine production rebounded in 2018 after last year’s historically low harvest, OIV data shows, with some of the East European wine producers expecting massive hikes in output this year.
Georgia’s GDP increased by 5.5% y/y in Q2, the highest growth rate in more than five years, the statistics office reported. The growth rate was, however, lower than the 6.0% y/y flash estimate.
The National Bank of Georgia’s (NBG’) Monetary Policy Committee decided to keep the refinancing rate unchanged at 7.0%.