Tbilisi Taxi Reform: Will It Work?

In the summer of 2019, Tbilisi City Hall came up with a new initiative...

Global Slowdown & Geopolitical Tensions May Affect Georgia’s Growth Expectations

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the third and fourth quarters of 2019...

Your Guest Is My Guest, or Why Tourism Is Not a Zero-Sum Game

The share of “transit tourists” (those who continue from Georgia to a neigbor country) in the total is not very high...

Georgian Wine Industry: Implications of a Russian Embargo

Russia has certain economic leverage over Georgia, as last year Georgian exports to Russia accounted...

Never Waste a Good Crisis

Achieving economic independence from Russia will be costly in the short-term...

Trade Deficit Shrinks, as Exports, Tourism & Remittances Show Strong Growth

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the second quarter of 2019...

Why Economic Sanctions Mean Little to Moscow

Realpolitik, a German term for politics based on day-to-day calculations regarding the military...

Georgia’s New Tea Route

With the support of the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), municipal governments...

Georgia Runs First Dual Vocational Education Qualification Exam

On 10-11 July, for the first time, a Qualification Exam for students of the dual vocational...

GRECO Report: Georgia Fulfilled 5 of 16 Corruption Recommendations

The Group of States against Corruption (GRECO), the Council of Europe’s anti-corruption...

GD Gov't Spent GEL 13 mln on Georgian Tourism Marketing in Russia

It has been revealed that the Georgian Dream (GD) government has in its time in power spent...

EIF and ProCredit Double Support for Innovative Companies

The European Investment Fund (EIF) and ProCredit Group are...

Komarov School to Launch New Branch in Dighomi District

The Komarov School, one of the most outstanding education...

EU, Georgian Gov’t Sign EUR 28 mln SAFE Program

On July 11, the city of Batumi hosted 16th international conference ‘Georgia’s...

State Duma Supports Economic Sanctions against Georgia

Russian State Duma has supported the imposition of restrictions on Georgian goods....

Passenger Traffic Increases by 18% in Georgia in First Half of 2019

During the first half of 2019, the three airports of Georgia have catered...