Tbilisi Taxi Reform: Will It Work?

In the summer of 2019, Tbilisi City Hall came up with a new initiative...

Global Slowdown & Geopolitical Tensions May Affect Georgia’s Growth Expectations

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

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, Russia and Trump

The Tuesday before last, the world’s curiosity was so piqued to know...

Ukraine Fears Termination of US Funding

The Ukrainian authorities were not prepared for the fact that...

Donald Trump at Crossroads: Good Cowboy or Magic Enigma?

The USA, after historical (for all the wrong reasons) elections...

A US Ally Deals with Uncertainty

In two months, Donald Trump will be president of the United States...

The Yerevan Doctrine to Give Russia Command of Armenian Armed Forces

The Kremlin is creating a new geostrategic triangle. The fresh impromptu from President Putin called the Yerevan Doctrine...

Why did Most Polls Miss Trump?

There is a great deal of speculation but no clear answers to why and how the polls could have gone so wrong about...

Georgia's Leaders Attend NATO-GEO Joint Drills

Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili and President Giorgi Margvelashvili visited joint military exercise...

President Appoints First Sitting of New Parliament

The President of Georgia, Giorgi Margvelashvili, appointed the date of the first sitting of Georgia’s ninth Parliament...

Germany Thanks Georgian Soldiers for Repelling Terroristic Attack on German Consulate

German Defense Minister, Ursula Gertrud von der Leyen sent a letter to her Georgian counterpart...

Georgia Nominates Its Candidate to UNWTO General Secretary Position

Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili nominated Zurab Pololikashvili, as the candidate...