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...

86 Georgians Illegally Living in EU Sent Home

Eighty-six Georgian citizens who were residing illegally in the European Union...

Russia-China Cooperation Grows but So Does Distrust

Russian-Chinese relations have reached new heights in recent years...

Donald Trump’s Batumi Morass & Stateless Saakashvili

Five years ago, Donald Trump and Georgia's then-President Mikhail Saakashvili...

Democratic Georgia & Free Georgia Present Tbilisi Mayoral Candidate

Two non-parliamentary opposition parties Democratic Georgia and Free Georgia...

Last Aerial Record of Georgia

When they first buzzed onto the market in 2013...

Azeri Journalist Afgan Mukhtarli’s Pre-trial Detention Term Extended

An Azerbaijani court decided on Thursday to prolong the pre-trial detention of journalist ...

Are Russia and NATO on a Collision Course around the Black Sea Region?

There is a feeling of disharmony as well as opposing views between...

The Enemy Within & the Hopes of the Tbilisi Mayoral Candidates

Generally, summer is regarded as a “dead season” in politics and this summer...

Georgia’s Fateful Geography

Nations rise and fall, as have both empires and states throughout recorded history...

US Department of State Report Says Orthodox Church Is Privileged in Georgia

The International Religious Freedom Report for 2016...