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...

BBC: Thursday Paris Attack Suspect Claimed to be Georgian

BBC reports it is not clear if he was among the many migrants who arrived in Germany in 2015...

David Zalkaliani Appointed First Deputy Foreign Minister

The MFA says Davit Zalkaliani was chosen due to his broad diplomatic experience...

Norwegian Media: Georgian Diplomats Leading in Unpaid Parking Fines

Diplomatic immunity protecting foreign diplomats prevents the local government from...

Georgia a Significant Contributor in Afghanistan

It was Georgian soldiers who were on the first patrol out of the gate at Bagram...

Russia Set to Create Problems for NATO Expansion

Minister of Defense Tina Khidasheli has said in a statement it is clear that the Russian...

Awaiting the White Knight: Ogden on Equal Opportunity

The swaggering arrogance of American politicians or the British MP’s snobbish...

2016: The Year of the Red Monkey

According to the Chinese calendar, 2016 will be the year of the red monkey...

Russia Visa Facilitation for Georgians Only Worth the Paper it’s Written On?

Late December, Russia’s Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin said Russia...

Government’s Three Years Report

Former Prime Minister of Georgia Irakli Garibashvili considered the absence...

New Head of Georgian Government Meets US Ambassador

Newly appointed head of the Georgian Government, Giorgi Kvirikashvili has held his first meeting...