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...

Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze Names New Deputy Mayor

Newly elected Tbilisi Mayor, Kakha Kaladze, announced the names...

First Day in Office For Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze

Tbilisi’s new Mayor, Kakha Kaladze, began his term in office today at Tbilisi City Hall. The Mayor of Georgia...

Georgia’s Foreign Policy Demonstrates Strengthening of Territorial Integrity

The primary goal of Georgia’s foreign policy is to strengthen the nation’s territorial integrity and sovereignty...

Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze Names New Deputy Mayor

Newly elected Tbilisi Mayor, Kakha Kaladze, announced the names of the new Vice and Deputy Mayors earlier today...

PM Kvirikashvili Meets New Ministers after Gov’t Reshuffle

After announcing some important changes in the cabinet, which resulted in reduction of the number of ministries from 18 to 14...

Georgian PM Reshuffles Cabinet, Reduces Ministries

The Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, has announced structural changes in the Government in a briefing earlier today...

Nauru President: Abkhazia Is Our Friend

The President of Nauru, Baron Waqa, paid an ‘official visit’ to Georgia’s Russian-backed breakaway Abkhazia ...

De Facto Abkhazia Denounces Removal of Their Monument in Scotland

De facto Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia’s breakaway region of Abkhazia...

Giorgi Kvirikashvili Surprised at Lack of Photos Exhibited of Eduard Shevardnadze

At the opening of the piece of the Berlin Wall in Europe Square, Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili...

PM Kvirikashvili Welcomes EU Report on Georgia

The Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili welcomed the European External Action Service and the European Commission report...