Change in the Borrowing Patterns of the Georgian Private Sector

In the past few years several major regulations were implemented both by the government and the National Bank of Georgia...

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...

Gazprom to Buy Uzbek Gas so It Doesn’t Get Sent to China?

Gazprom has signed a contract to purchase Uzbek gas...

Georgian Ambassador to the US Meets Trump

The Georgian Ambassador to the United States (US), Davit Bakradze, was hosted in the White House by...

NGOs, Opposition Parties Appeal Wiretapping Law

Non-Governmental Organizations united under the campaign "This Affects You" have filed a lawsuit to the Constitutional ...

UNFPA Regional Director’s Official Visit to Georgia

Ms. Alanna Armitage, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA)...

IRI Polls Show Georgians See Political and Economic Threats in Russia

The International Republican Institute (IRI) has published the results of its survey...

Georgia Becomes Partner of Europol

Georgia’s Interior Minister Giorgi Mghebrishvili and Europol's Director Rob Wainwright ...

Georgia’s Rating Remains Unchanged in Freedom House Report 2017

The Freedom House organization has released a report...

Georgia Saddened by Explosion in St. Petersburg Metro

Officials in Tbilisi have offered condolences to the families of victims ...

Russia Absorbs Military Units of Breakaway Abkhazia

Individual units of the Armed Forces in the Republic of South Ossetia...

Article 50 & EU Security

Theresa May's triggering of the formal procedure for Britain to leave...