On Innovation, Coffeehouses & Georgian Supras

By attracting professionals from different walks of life, coffeehouses offer a great space for (sober) intellectual exchanges...

Outsmarting Laziness: The Most Evil of All Giants

Creativity is the ability to produce new ideas and to find innovative solutions to problems...

Double Pay for Nothing?

The ruling Georgian Dream coalition’s recent plan to gradually ramp up education spending...

Education for the 21st Century: Broad, Deep or Flexible?

My lecture on the future of education in the 21st century was intended...

CA Balance & Capital Investments to Outweigh Pessimism/Lack of Credit?

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

A Song About Seven Foka Sisters

When Saint Nino, one of Georgia’s most venerated saints, traveled to Mtskheta back in the fourth century...

Surprises, No Surprises

Last week, Official Tbilisi received messages of threat and warning from the Defense and the Deputy Interior ministers of Russia...

China Opens a New Military Base in Tajikistan

Western media outlets recently announced China has built military facilities on the Tajik side of the Tajik-Chinese border...

Saving the Georgian Dream or Ivanishvili’s Dream?

Former Georgian Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili will return to politics following a three-year political hiatus...

President Zurabishvili Delivers First Report in Parliament

The first female president started her report by summing up her visits abroad ...

Giorgi Kobulia Might Leave Post As Minister of Economy

There are rumors that Giorgi Kobulia will step down as Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development today...

Johannes Hahn: Georgians Will Not Be Granted Asylum in EU

The commissioner made the comments after the EU-Georgia Association Council meeting...

PM Bakhtadze Evaluates EU-Georgia Association Council Meeting

Georgian side presented its EU integration road map at the meeting...

Mogherini: Georgia Made Great Steps in Implementation of Association Agreement

Mogherini made a statement following the 5th EU-Georgia Association Council ...

Former PM Garibashvili Returns to Politics

Garibashvili was the Prime Minister of Georgia from November 20, 2013 until his resignation on December 29, 2015...

Opposition Demands Fact-Finding Commission Concerning TBC

The opposition made the decision after a co-founder of TBC Bank Mamuka Khazaradze arrived in parliament ...