Employees of TV channel "Trialeti" supported Ivanishvili and his bank
The staff of Georgian independent TV company "Trialeti" decided to express support for Georgian businessmen and politician Bidzina Ivanishvili. As reported by "Georgia News", they decided to open an account in "Kartu Bank", owned by the entrepreneur, en masse, as a sign of support.
Also, as was said in a statement of TV company, representatives of "Trialeti" have joined the demand of the Georgian public to give Ivanishvili and his wife Catherine Khvedelidze Georgian citizenship back.
"All the people and organizations, which experience lack of justice, deserve solidarity and support from the community. And it is what has happened with respect to Ivanishvili and his wife (deprivation of their citizenship), as well as "Kartu Bank" robbery", TV "Trialeti" reported the words of its director Joni Nanetashvili.
In early November, in the Georgian capital, a kind of action of support to Georgian businessman Bidzina Ivanishvili took place. Residents of the city massively began to open accounts in "Kartu Bank", belonging to Ivanishvili, in a show of solidarity. This citizens began to carry out this action in the day of first press conference of the businessman.
Opening an account in "Kartu Bank", Tbilisi residents wanted to show their support to Georgian businessman and his bank, which is under government's pressure.
The leader of the NGO "Protect Georgia", the poet David Magradze announced the begining of this action.
According to the CEO of "Kartu Bank" Nodar Javakhishvili, the amount of money deposited to the accounts, has no actual value for the bank. "For us, the support the public is more important", he added.