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...

Russian, Iranian and Azeri Presidents Meet in Baku, Agree on Strategic Cooperation

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday met with Azeri President...

Georgian President Blocks Bid for Referendum on Marriage Definition

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili shot down a move to hold...

Georgia Tightens Campaign Laws

Georgia’s Central Election Commission (CEC) released a statement...

Saakashvili Releases Video, Urges Adjaria Region Residents to Support UNM

Former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili, who currently serves...

Georgia Marks Eighth Anniversary of Five-Day War with Russia

Georgia marks the eighth anniversary of the country’s brief...

Georgian President In Rio For Opening of Olympics

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili and First Lady Maka Chichua are paying...

S.Ossetians to Temporarily Close Checkpoints Marking War Anniversary

The Russian-backed rebel government of Georgia’s breakaway region...

Opposition Party Supporters Burn Ex-President Saakashvili in Effigy

One person was arrested Thursday after burning Georgia’s ex-President...

Georgian Society’s Perception of the West after Terrorism Menace

It’s better to look the truth in the face: after a series of hazardous terrorist acts...

What About All Those Undecided Voters?

The Georgia Analysis is a twice monthly analysis of political and other major...