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...

Parliament Adopts Amendments to Broadcasting Law

The Parliament of Georgia approved amendments to the Law on Broadcasting ...

Petition Portal - ICHANGE.GOV.GE

ICHANGE.GOV.GE -  a new petition portal that has been launched today...

Georgia’s Parliament Approves Reshuffled Cabinet

The parliament of Georgia approved the changed composition of the government...

December Politics - Swearing, Potential Resignations and Re-shuffling

December is always distinguished by very active politics. Usually, we witness such events that highly influence...

US Thanks Georgia For Not Taking Part in UN Vote Over Jerusalem

UN Ambassador to UN Nikki Haley thanked Georgia and other countries for not taking part in voting for the status of Jerusalem ...

French Ambassador on Politics, Wine and the Good & Bad of Georgia

Franco-Georgian relations, you can argue, are centuries old, dating all the way...

Much Ado about…the Memorial

The recently-removed memorial to victims of the Georgia–Abkhazia war...

A Different Perspective on Russia

For the past several months, my argument on Russia has been that Vladimir Putin’s...

Defining Saakashvili

Can’t they find a real McCoy Ukrainian in the entire country who will...

What the New US National Security Strategy Means for the Caucasus

On December 18, the US government unveiled the National Security Strategy...