Georgia’s New Gold Rush: Or the Economic Prospects of Export of Medical Marijuana

This article continues the theme of ISET Economist blog “Decriminalize Marijuana?” written by my colleague...

Georgia's Growth Projections Strong, but Turkish Lira Crisis May Dampen Buoyant Forecasts

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the third and fourth...

AUGUST: Average Hotel Prices in Georgia and Hotel Price Index

In Georgia, the average cost of a room in a 3-star hotel was 147 GEL per night in August 2018...

A Fruitful Summer for Georgian Agriculture! The Business Confidence Index Q3 2018

Overall, the BCI lost 4.2 points compared to Q2 2018. Expectations in the private sector in Georgia...

Eastern Partnership European School Opens in Tbilisi

It is the first such school established outside the EU...

Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Coordination Council Meeting Held in Tbilisi

Tbilisi hosts the 7th session of the Coordination Council of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars...

PM and EU’s Chief Diplomat Discuss Key Topics

During his meeting with the EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs Federica Mogherini Georgian PM...

Majority MP Tries to Criticize President, Sparks Public Outrage

UPDATED: “He’s probably on magic mushrooms” – was one of the milder statements on Georgian internet...

Abkhazia Plans Strict Visa Regime for Countries Denying its Independence

SUKHUMI, Abkhazia - Georgia’s breakaway region Abkhazia plans to impose a strict visa regime...

Georgian PM to Attend Munich Security Conference

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili will attend Friday’s Munich Security Conference...

Democracy: Getting it Right

Democracy is a fresh word in Georgia which is gradually acquiring a solid...

Knock Knock! Counting Voters

With the parliamentary elections up-coming in autumn, the election legislation...

ICC Investigation of 2008 War a Matter of Speculation?

The Washington Post last week published an article analyzing the International...

Choosing NATO over MAP

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg at a press conference in Brussels...

Russia Blames West for Provoking Anti-Russian Feeling in Post-Soviet Countries

At the NATO defense ministers meeting in Brussels on Wednesday, NATO...