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...

Georgian, Turkmen Foreign Ministers Meet in Ashgabat

Georgian Vice-Premier and Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze held a meeting with his Turkmen counterpart Rashid Meredov...

Georgia & Slovenia Discuss Transportation and Infrastructural Projects

Bilateral relations in various areas and the prospects of implementing joint transportation and infrastructural projects were the key issues ...

Georgian, Moldavian Prime Ministers Meet in Tbilisi

Giorgi Kvirikashvili, Prime Minister of Georgia met with Pavel Filip, Prime Minister of Moldova...

ECHR Grand Chamber Imposes Georgia to Pay € 4.000 to Ex-PM Merabishvili

The Grand Chamber of the European Court for Human Rights (ECHR) delivered its verdict over the case of Georgia’s former Prime Minister...

Russia Says US Military Support Encourages Tbilisi to “Dangerous Adventures “

Russia has emphasized that Georgia’s deepening of military cooperation with NATO countries...

Anaklia to sign Memorandum of Understanding with Azerbaijan and Kazakhstan

A memorandum of understanding will be signed between Anaklia Deep Sea Port and the ports of Azerbaijan...

Ruling GD Names Deputy-Auditor General As Candidate for Public Defender’s Post

The ruling Georgian Dream (GD) has named Nino Lomjaria, Deputy-Auditor General ...

Georgia Getting it Right: Overview of the PM’s Meetings at the 5th EaP Summit

Within the framework of the Eastern Partnership (EaP) 5th Summit...

A Deeper Look at Turkey-Russia Relations

Despite the fact that, historically, Moscow and Ankara have been geopolitical...

De Facto Tskhinvali Releases Georgian Citizen after 18-Month Detention

Georgia’s breakaway South Ossetia (Tskhinvali), has released a Georgian citizen, Giorgi Giunashvili, after he spent...