On Innovation, Coffeehouses & Georgian Supras

By attracting professionals from different walks of life, coffeehouses offer a great space for (sober) intellectual exchanges...

Outsmarting Laziness: The Most Evil of All Giants

Creativity is the ability to produce new ideas and to find innovative solutions to problems...

Double Pay for Nothing?

The ruling Georgian Dream coalition’s recent plan to gradually ramp up education spending...

Education for the 21st Century: Broad, Deep or Flexible?

My lecture on the future of education in the 21st century was intended...

CA Balance & Capital Investments to Outweigh Pessimism/Lack of Credit?

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the first and second quarters of 2019...

A Song About Seven Foka Sisters

When Saint Nino, one of Georgia’s most venerated saints, traveled to Mtskheta back in the fourth century...

North Caucasus Grand Mufti Endorses Female Circumcision

Top North Caucasus cleric refuses to condemn genital mutilation of young girls...

Two Georgian Servicemen Go Missing During Training Exercise

Two Georgian servicement went missing Tuesday night during...

Russia Guarantees Arms Supplies to Armenia; Will Continue Selling to Azerbaijan

Russian President Vladimir Putin assured his Armenian counterpart Serzh Sargsyan...

Tbilisi Court Rejects NGO’s Motion to Ban Pro-Russian Party from Elections

The City Court of Tbilisi rejected a motion filed by NGO the International...

Russia’s MFA Says No Formal Ceasefire Agreement with Georgia Exists

Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Friday claimed that the Kremlin...

Usupashvili Moves to Enshrine Georgia's Western Aspirations in Constitution

Georgia’s Parliament Speaker  has said amendments should be made...

South Ossetian Authorities Release Results of 1st Census in 26 Years

The statistics Department of Georgia’s breakaway region South Ossetia...

The 2008 War, a Defining Moment in Relations between Russia and the West

Esteemed US diplomat and former US ambassador to the UN, Zalmay Mamozy Khalilzad...

History Repeating: Reshaping the Map as Georgia Distracted by Internal Concerns

While Georgian politics is busy with pre-election hassles, there are some revolutionary...

A Brighter Future for Gldani, Prison and All, From Potential MP

Four Years ago (though for most of the Georgian population it still seems like yesterday)...