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...

30 NGOs Claim Georgian Democracy Is in Danger

Thirty Georgian Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) have expressed...

Developments in Occupied Abkhazia Discussed at 47th IPRM Meeting in Gali

All important incidents that took place in Georgia’s occupied region of Abkhazia...

Georgia, US Sign Agreement on Exchange of Terrorism Screening Information

Georgia’s State Security Service (SSS) and the United States (US) Terrorist Screening Center ...

Local Elections in Georgia to be Held in Late October

Georgia’s President announced today that the local self-government elections will be held...

A Look at the Russian Military Moves in Georgia’s Breakaway Territories

Over the past decade, the Russian Army has repeatedly carried...

Republic or Monarchy?

The Patriarch of All Georgia Ilia II came up with an initiative to make...

Laws, Land & Voting: The Venice Commission’s View

Constitutional amendments, getting them approved, then getting...

Memories of Socialism

Alittle over 30 years ago, when the Soviet Union was still alive...

The Longest Serving US Diplomat & His Vision of a New Free World

After 40 years in Foreign Service, Ambassador Daniel Fried retired from...

Spotlight on the Greater Middle East, Turkey & the South Caucasus

The Middle East, or as it is often named, the “Levant,” is a transcontinental...