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...

Putin to Attend CIS Council in Bishkek

Russian President Vladimir Putin on September 16 will participate in a meeting of the CIS Council...

France To Help Georgia Increase Its Air Defense Capabilities

Military cooperation signals new era in Franco-Georgian relations...

Georgia & Its Importance for the US

We spoke with Dr. Ariel Cohen, non-resident Senior Fellow, Atlantic Council...

US Congress Adopts Resolution Supporting Georgia’s Territorial Integrity

Unites States House of Representative on Thursday unanimously passed...

Black Sea Security Dimension: Russia’s Military Hegemonization in Action?

Due to the strained relations between the West and Russia, including...

Kvirikashvili in Yerevan, Abkhazian’s in Karabakh (!)

The Georgian Prime Minister, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, was in Yerevan...

The Carrot & The Stick: Ogden on NATO

NATO officials arrived in Georgia this week, and why the government...

Abkhaz Opposition Refuses to Work with Newly Formed Government

Political crisis deepens in Georgia's breakaway rebel region....

Armenian PM Set to Resign After Months of Civil Unrest, Economic Downturn

Armenian government shakeup meant to turn the tide for Sargsyan...

First Crisis Center for Domestic Violence Victims Opens in Tbilisi

Women victims to receive proper care and protection at new center...