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...

2019 Semi-Finalists of European Social Innovation Comp Meet in Italy

The 2019 Academy of the European Social Innovation Competition is due to kick off in the Italian...

“Gastronaut” Puts Georgia on World Gastronomy Map

Levan Qoqiashvili (Restaurateur/founder of Gastronaut) and Lali Papashvily (Creative Director/founder of Gastronaut) met each...

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...

Tbilisi Airbnb Market Analysis

Cushman and Wakefield, a US-based commercial real estate services company...

Strategic Philanthropy: Social Impact & Company Benefits

In recent years, Georgian companies seeking to develop their CSR (Corporate Social Responsibility) approaches are looking...

Kremlin Tells US to Mind Own Sanctions before Criticizing Russia's Travel Ban on Georgia

The Kremlin reminded the United States of their sanctions against Russia...

Plan for Kutaisi Airport Rail Station Scrapped

The idea to build a railway station at the Kutaisi Airport was first floated in 2016...

Georgia’s Economy in May: So Far So Good, “Gavrilov Effect” Yet to Be Seen

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

Finding Solutions to Protracted Internal Displacement in Georgia Tops Agenda of Conference

Representatives of the ministries and state agencies, donor community, UN agencies...

Tourism Admin Head: Georgia May Lose 1 mln Tourists after Russian Ban on Flights

Georgia’s National Tourism Administration (GNTA) Head Mariam Kvrivishvili says that the Russian...