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...

Green Diamond First Stage Apartments Sold 9 Months Before End of Construction

An unprecedented result from the largest building complex in Tbilisi...

To Cross or Not to Cross: Saakashvili at the Border

The increasing number of fires in Georgia might get a new addition...

Money vs Man in the Mayoral Race

Modern political philosophy has it that self-government...

On the Road to the Black Sea: China in Central Asia

Last week I wrote on China and its interests in the South Caucasus...

Georgian President Receives Award at Krynica Economic Forum in Poland

Within the framework of Krynica Economic Forum in Poland...

Cleric Sentenced to 9 Years for Murder Plot

Father Giorgi Mamaladze, who was arrested in February 2017...

Georgia, Azerbaijan, Turkey Hold Trilateral Meeting in Baku

The Sixth Trilateral Meeting of the Ministers of Foreign Affairs of Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey ...

Georgia’s Vice-Premier Meets President of Azerbaijan

Good-neighborly and strategic relations between Georgia and Azerbaijan were the main topics ...

Georgian Foreign Minister Holds Meetings in Belarus

Georgian Vice-Premier and Foreign Minister, Mikheil Janelidze is on an official visit to Belarus....

Venice Commission President: Strasburg Meeting Cancelled

In June this year, the Venice Commission issued a positive assessment of the draft revised Constitution, including the...