Tbilisi Taxi Reform: Will It Work?

In the summer of 2019, Tbilisi City Hall came up with a new initiative...

Global Slowdown & Geopolitical Tensions May Affect Georgia’s Growth Expectations

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

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...

Occupation Forces Continue “Borderization” in Atotsi Village

The Russian occupation forces continue an illegal process of “borderization” in the village of Atotsi...

VP Mike Pence in Ankara - Turkey Agrees to Ceasefire

US Vice President Mike Pence and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo...

USAID Presents New Program for the 2020 Georgian Elections

On 18 October, a presentation was held at Sheraton Metekhi Palace in Tbilisi organized by USAID...

Leader of Israeli Labor Party Reads Lecture at G.Robakidze University

While on a trip to Georgia, Amir Peretz, the Chairperson of Israel’s Labor Party...

The Georgian Elite & the New State

Any single powerful leader Georgia has, throughout the country’s almost 30 years...

Bryza: NATO Member States Don’t Support Rasmussen’s Idea Yet, But I Hope They Will

In the aftermath of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly’s Autumn Session in London...

They Love Impeachments in America, Don’t They?

Several funny new terms have broken into the American political lingo...

USAID to Announce New Partnership to Support Electoral & Political Processes

On October 18, in the Sheraton Grand Tbilisi Metechi Palace, at an event titled...

The Elite Supper

On September 9-10, the Washington-based the McCain Institute (MCI) and the Economic Policy Research Center...

Brexit Deal Reached between UK and EU

A Brexit agreement has been settled between UK and EU...