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...

Defense Min Says Partnership with Hungary Reaffirms Georgia’s Security

Georgian Defense Minister Tina Khidasheli on Friday...

Russia Says NATO Exercises in Georgia Could Destabilize Caucasus

Russia’s Foreign Ministry on Friday released a statement saying...

Georgian Prosecutor’s Office Accuses 2 Ex-Officials of Torture

Georgia’s Persecutor’s Office on Thursday charged two former officials...

State Funding to Launch Program Supporting Start-Ups

Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, has announced a new...

Former NATO Ambassador Urges Alliance to Counter Russian Narrative

NATO should actively counter the Kremlin’s claim that the Western military...

Shifting Conflict and Security Dynamics in the Caucasus

The Georgian Foundation for Strategic and International Studies (GFSIS) hosted...

Raising the Dead: The Voting List Conundrum

How many voters are there in Georgia? Every four years this question...

Remembering the Lone Wolf of Ichkeria

After nearly two decades spent in various parts of the old Soviet Union...

NATO Mulls New Association Partnership For Georgia and Ukraine

As tensions between the West and Russia continue to escalate...

Georgia’s Public Defender: Human Rights Violations in Breakaway Regions

Georgia’s Public Defender’s office on Tuesday released...