Four companies related to the public officials in Mestia municipality received subsidies worth GEL 769,729 in frames of the state program - Enterprise Georgia. Some of the subsidiary companies and their owners participate in state procurements. The total value of state procurements received by those companies summed up to GEL 300,856.
A member of Senaki City Council - Dato Adamia and his company - Dagi LTD won 87 tenders since 2011. The company also won 80 simplified procurements. The total value of the contracts summed up to GEL 6,779,143.
The company - Georgian Stone LLC owned by the former head of Architecture Service of Kobuleti municipality - Badri Romanadze, continues to receive large profits from the procurements of Kobuleti municipality. 58% (GEL 5,837,734) of the income received from electronic tenders won by the company in 2020 come from the contracts awarded by Kobuleti City Hall.
There are 52 active N(N)LEs in 6 municipalities of Adjara (Batumi, Khelvachauri, Keda, Shuakhevi, Khulo, Kobuleti) that spend approximately GEL 3,444,517.35 per month, and GEL 41,334,208.2 per year on the remuneration of 6,991 employees.
Transparency International Georgia has prepared an evaluation of how the Supreme Council of the Autonomous Republic of Adjara performed its oversight role in 2016-2020. Specifically, the Council did not use four out of nine oversight mechanisms. The report covers the period between November 2016 and 11 September 2020.