Georgia’s New Gold Rush: Or the Economic Prospects of Export of Medical Marijuana

This article continues the theme of ISET Economist blog “Decriminalize Marijuana?” written by my colleague...

Georgia's Growth Projections Strong, but Turkish Lira Crisis May Dampen Buoyant Forecasts

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

AUGUST: Average Hotel Prices in Georgia and Hotel Price Index

In Georgia, the average cost of a room in a 3-star hotel was 147 GEL per night in August 2018...

A Fruitful Summer for Georgian Agriculture! The Business Confidence Index Q3 2018

Overall, the BCI lost 4.2 points compared to Q2 2018. Expectations in the private sector in Georgia...

Eastern Partnership European School Opens in Tbilisi

It is the first such school established outside the EU...

Recognizing the Value of the Arts: Sir John Tusa on the Creative Sector

The Creative Industry (CI) makes up 7% of the world’s GDP and is forecast...

Tech Park Accepting Applications for Start-ups

Two weeks ago the first Technology Park (Tech Park) was launched...

Georgian PM Promotes Georgia at the Davos World Economic Forum

Prime Minister of Georgia Giorgi Kvirikashvili Addressed the Davos World...

Nova to Open New Factory in Adjara

Building material manufacturer and importing company Nova is expanding its business and plans to open a new factory in Adjara, Georgia...

Four-Star Hotel to Be Built in Abastumani

The state owned shareholding company Partnership Fund will build the first four-star hotel in Abastumani...

Depreciation of GEL Against USD Exceeded the Historical Minimum

The official exchange rate of GEL against USD exceeded the historical minimum and is 2.4694...

Georgian PM Emphasizes Importance of the Silk Road in Davos

The Prime Minister of Georgia delivered a speech at the Davos World Economic Forum Session over...

New Executive Chef of 5 star Hotels & Preference Hualing Tbilisi

Franck Vallat is a French chef with a rich background working in the leading...

Georgian Kiwi Sells in Germany

Lidl supermarkets in Germany have launched kiwifruit sales in 2016 produced by Georgian company Nergeta...

WSIB Working Group to Visit Georgia

The Working Group of the Washington State Investment Board (WSIB) is set to visit Georgia...