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...

UN Adopts Right of Return Resolution for Georgian IDPs

The United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday adopted a Georgia-sponsored resolution...

NATO to Offer Enhanced Package to Georgia at Warsaw Summit in July

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Wednesday met...

EU Officials Say Georgia Deserves Visa-Free Regime

European Union officials on Tuesday reiterated their support for Georgia...

Georgia Approves Action Plan for National Human Rights Strategy

The Georgian government has approved an action plan...

Shame on Europe!

When half a year ago I predicted in my article “Georgia Exporting Crime”...

New Minister of Education: Focus on School and Higher Education

Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirirkashvili, appointed Alexander Jejelava...

Georgia’s Billionaire Former PM Denies Grey Cardinal Claim

Georgia’s eccentric billionaire former Prime Minister Bidzina Ivanishvili said...

Georgia’s Education Minister Dismissed, Replaced by Management Academy Head

Georgia’s Science and Education Minister Tamar Sanikidze has been dismissed...

Hatchets Not Buried

They kill us and…nothing! They kill and then leave the bloodstained place unharmed...

The Less You Know, the Better You Sleep

Atruly terrifying book- is how The Washington Post escribes David Satter’s...