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...

Assassination Attempt of Venezuelan President

On August 4, an attack by drones laden with bombs tried to murder Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro...

Glacier Partially Collapses in Svaneti

A glacier in Mestia, Svaneti, partially collapsed yesterday, leading to a high risk of flooding...

Spanish Police Detain Georgian "Thieves-in-law"

The special operation was held in Marbella...

No Georgians Injured during Suicide Bomb Attack in Afghanistan

The explosion occurred on August 5 ...

Son of Concussed MP of Adigeni Council Speaks about the Attack

On July 28, Zurab Shainidze, MP of the European Georgia party.....

Two French Rappers Fight & Delay flights at Paris Airport

On Wednesday, at Orly airport in Paris, two rappers, Booba, Kaaris, and their clans took part in a mass-brawl...

Stabbing at Kojori Military Base

A confrontation at the Kojori Military base led to five members being hospitalized...

Brothers Swept Away In Mtkvari River, 1 Found Dead

Rescuers started a search for two brothers on Thursday 2 August in the...

Illegal Logging of Timber

Employees of the Environmental Supervision Department and National.....

Denmark: Face Veil in Public is Now Forbidden

On May, the Danish Parliament decided to ban niqab in public. Since August, 1, the law has been...