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...

Georgia Can’t Avoid Europe’s Turmoil

While Georgian observers fixate on their country’s own political...

UNHOLY COMMUNION: Priests, Putin & a Suitcase of Cyanide

This small Black Sea country was scandalized on Monday...

Economic Freedom Index 2017: Georgia Improved Its Position

The Heritage Foundation published Economic Freedom Index 2017, on which Georgia ...

Georgia’s Kvirikashvili Meets EU Special Representative

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili met with European Union (EU) Special Representative for the South Caucasus, Herbert Salber ...

US Embassy: United States Condemns Planned Illegitimate Referendum in South Ossetia

The United States (US) embassy to Georgia released a statement yesterday, condemning the decision...

Mikheil Janelidze Meets President of Azerbaijan

Micheil Janelidze, Minister of foreign affairs of Georgia...

Georgian FM Meets US Secretary of State in Washington

Georgia’s Foreign Minister, Mikheil Janelidze, met with the United States (US) Secretary of State, Rex Tillerson ...

Russian News Agency Says De-facto South Ossetia’s Possible Joining Russia Delayed

Leonid Tibilov, ostensible President of Georgia’s breakaway region South Ossetia, says that...

Georgia’s Foreign Minister Holds Meetings in USA

Georgia’s Foreign Minister, Mikhil Janelidze is holding meetings in Washington during his two-day ...

Nicolai on Georgia, Europe & Visa Liberalization

The visa liberalization decision taken a week ago in Brussels...