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...

Georgia Officially Restores Visa- Free Regime for Iran

Georgia will officially implement a visa-free regime for Iranian citizens from Monday...

MFA Report Reveals Human Rights Violations in Abkhazia, S. Ossetia

Georgia’s Foreign Ministry has published a recently compiled report detailing gross human rights...

Baku-Tbilisi-Kars Railway Coordination Council Meeting Held in Tbilisi

Tbilisi hosts the 7th session of the Coordination Council of the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars...

PM and EU’s Chief Diplomat Discuss Key Topics

During his meeting with the EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs Federica Mogherini Georgian PM...

Majority MP Tries to Criticize President, Sparks Public Outrage

UPDATED: “He’s probably on magic mushrooms” – was one of the milder statements on Georgian internet...

Abkhazia Plans Strict Visa Regime for Countries Denying its Independence

SUKHUMI, Abkhazia - Georgia’s breakaway region Abkhazia plans to impose a strict visa regime...

Georgian PM to Attend Munich Security Conference

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili will attend Friday’s Munich Security Conference...

Democracy: Getting it Right

Democracy is a fresh word in Georgia which is gradually acquiring a solid...

Knock Knock! Counting Voters

With the parliamentary elections up-coming in autumn, the election legislation...

ICC Investigation of 2008 War a Matter of Speculation?

The Washington Post last week published an article analyzing the International...