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...

Azeri Guard Killed in Accident at Georgian Border Crossing

Yesterday, an unnamed border guard was killed in a vehicle accident at the Red Bridge border crossing ...

Turkish Newspapers Reduce Publications Due to Economic Crisis

Seven leading newspapers of Izmir decided to suspend Sunday publications...

Double Robbery Sentence

The Tbilisi City Court sentenced two detainees for robbery and assault on a man in Tbilisi....

Fitch Affirms Georgia at 'BB-Outlook Positive'

Fitch Ratings Inc., one of the "Big Three credit rating agencies," has labeled Georgia...

EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn Visits Georgia

European Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn...

4th Tbilisoba Festival Held in Minsk

The well-known Georgian festival Tbilisoba was celebrated in the capital of Belarus...

Khulo Fest Celebrates Local Production in Mountainous Adjara

On August 25, the municipality of Khulo in the Adjara region held Khulo Fest...

Georgian Man Arrested in Italy

A Georgian citizen was arrested in Italy for attempted murder and has been convicted in the past....