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...

Noble Partner Military Exercise Opens with Mass Paratrooper Drop

Joint military exercises codenamed Noble Partner kicked off Wednesday as US...

Georgian Pres Backs Marriage Bill, Refuses to Take Stance on Same-Sex Unions

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili on Wednesday refused to weigh...

New Leak Links 85 Georgians to Offshore Companies

The International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) on Monday...

Georgia’s Election Campaign Season to Begin in June

The campaign for Georgia’s parliamentary election is set to begin officially...

Council of Europe Launches Next 4 Year Action Plan for Georgia

The Council of Europe's Deputy Secretary General Gabriella Battaini-Dragoni...

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...