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...

A Brighter Future for Gldani, Prison and All, From Potential MP

Four Years ago (though for most of the Georgian population it still seems like yesterday)...

Georgia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs Assesses Human Rights Situation in Occupied Regions

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Georgia (MFA) released the second Quarterly Report...

Pankisi Gorge and the Second Generation ISIS Leadership

Despite enjoying a stabilizing momentum, Pankisi gorge is still attracting...

Russia Keeping Georgia within Its Sphere of Influence

This week has seen Georgia and, to a lesser extent wider society...

Former Adjaran Leader Abashidze Given 15-Year Prison Sentence

The former Head of the Autonomous Republic of Adjara, Aslan Abashidze...

Georgian President Launches Pre-Election Campaign Aimed at Mobilizing Youth

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili on Wednesday launched...

Putin and Erdogan Mend Ties as Turkey Pivots to Russia

Russian-Turkish relations have been at their lowest ebb since the end of the Cold War...

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...