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...

Opposition Accepts GD Proposal to Start Dialogue on Constitution

The majority of qualified opposition parties have accepted the proposal...

Head of National Tourism Administration Denies Resignation Rumors

George Chogovadze, Head of National Tourism Administration of Georgia, denies rumors within the media about...

Civil Activist Detained by De Facto Tskhinvali Released

Civil activist Tamar Mearakishvili, who was illegally detained in Akhalgori ...

Alliance of Patriots Names Its Tbilisi Mayoral Candidate

Georgian parliamentary opposition party Alliance of Patriots of Georgia (APG)...

2017 State Budget Figures Published

Irakli Kovzanadze, Chairman of the Parliamentary Budget and Finance Committee, had stated that the...

379 Foreigners Ask for Asylum in Georgia This Year

379 citizens of foreign countries have asked for the asylum in Georgia ...

Russian Pranksters Release Alleged Conversation with Georgian Interior Minister

Strana.ua has released an audio recorded by the Russian pranksters Vovan and Lexus...

Georgia Marks 25 Years since Abkhazian War

August 14, 2017 marks 25 years since the conflict in Abkhazia...

Macroeconomic Stability in Georgia Ensured

The chairman of the Budget and Finance Committee Mr. Irakli Kovzanadze, declared that macroeconomic stability...

De Facto Tskhinvali Prohibits Georgian Language Education in Akhalgori Schools

After prohibiting pupils from receiving education in the Georgian language in Gali, occupied Abkhazia...