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...

The Video Terror

I cannot boast my skill and sophistication in a complicated trade...

We Are Not China! Pre-Election Recruiting and Returns

Georgian politics has already switched to pre-election mode...

35th Round of Geneva Talks and its Peripheries

On March 22-23, the 35th round of the Geneva International Discussions...

Op-Ed: Brussels’ Importance to the West and its Allies

Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in Brussels, which left more than 30 dead and dozens in critical condition...

Breakaway Abkhazia to Resume IPRM Borderline Meetings after 4 Year Break

Georgia and its secessionist Abkhazia region have reached an agreement...

Georgian Parliament Speaker Visits Saudi Arabia to Establish Economic Ties

The Speaker of the Georgian Parliament, Davit Usupashvili, visited Saudi Arabia on Tuesday...

Ukraine’s Savchenko Given 22-Year Prison Sentence by Russian Court

A court in the small southern Russian town of Donetsk has sentenced Ukrainian POW Nadezhda...

Georgia’s Prime Minister Meets with Belarus’ Lukashenko

MINSK, Belarus - Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili on Tuesday...

UPDATE: Brussels Airport and Metro Hit By Deadly Explosions

A series of explosions rocked the Belgian capital Brussels early Tuesday morning after huge...

Europe’s Malmstrom Launches EU4 Business Week

European Commissioner for Trade Cecilia Malmstrom announced during a round table...