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...

Chantliskure Woman Missing

A woman aged 25 who, after quarreling with her husband in the village of...

Georgian Magazine Editor Assaulted

Zurab Vardiashvili, editor of Liberali magazine, was assaulted in the southern Varketili district ...

Finance Minister Predicts GEL 1 bln Profit from Marijuana Export

Georgia’s Finance Minister, Ivane Machavariani, has said that if the government implements...

Expanding Access to Gas Lines for Rural Georgians

Currently, a large portion of the country relies on burning wood or electricity for heat and cooking...

EU Training for Journalists

The training, titled, ‘Telling an Impactful Story on EU Issues’ will be held on 24–26 September...

EU and EBRD Offer New Training for Business Consultants

The course is aimed at experienced consultants with at least five years’ experience...

2 Dead In Drunk-Driving Accident

An accident occurred in the Gldani district, on the outskirts of Tbilisi...

Single Use Plastic Bags to be Banned

Beginning on October 1st, 2018, Georgia starts the gradual ban...

Nenskra Hydro Holds Meeting on Local Business Development with Chuberi Community

Nenskra Hydropower Plant project company – JSC Nenskra Hydro – held a meeting with the local community members in the village of Chuberi...

Georgian Thief In Law Shot

David Karseladze, Georgian thief in law nicknamed "Kalatoz," was seriously injured in the Russian city of Sochi...