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...

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...

Russia Removes Ban on Breakaway Abkhazian Products

The Russian Federation has decided to remove a temporary ban imposed...

Georgia’s Global Leadership Opportunity

In 2017, democracy faced its most serious crisis in decades, according to independent...

Georgia Simplifies Tax Procedures to Promote Economic Growth

Georgia’s Finance Ministry has initiated simplified tax procedures...

US, Germany, EU Support Georgia's Peace Initiative

The United States, the European Union and Germany support the peace initiative...

Georgian President Pardons 64 Prisoners for Easter

The decision was made during the Pardoning Commission’s December session, held on March 28-29. ...

Occupied Gali Residents Collect 84kg Asian Stink Bugs

Russia pledged to pay Abkhazians 1000 Russian Rubles per kg of the pest...

Strong Wind Creates Problems in Guria, Western Georgia

Strong wind has inflicted damage to several municipalities of Guria region...

Georgia, Turkey, Azerbaijan Sign Memorandum in Defense Cooperation

At the joint press conference colleagues summarized the results of the Trilateral Ministerial ...

Birth, Death, Marriage & Divorce Stats for 2017

The data of the National Statistics Office of Georgia (Geostat) reads that the number...