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...

‘Bloody Awful’ Roads: Ogden on the Contradictory Route to the EU

It does not take any foreigner in Georgia long to realize that Georgians...

How Can We Constructively Engage the Church in Democratization?

While Georgia aspires to join the European Union, powerful players...

The President’s Speech: Who Will Listen?

Very soon Parliament will have to take on two highly important...

Investgation On-Going in Murder-Suicide Case

Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti Prosecutor Vakhtang Kiria was found dead...

2016 Parliamentary Elections: The Battle for Georgian Democracy

Last week, Members of the Georgian Dream parliamentary faction met with...

EU Commissioner Calls Georgia’s Effort Impressive in Implementing AA Deal

The European Union (EU) Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn...

Georgian PM: Georgia Firm on its Euro-Atlantic Path

NATO’s statement on the open door policy adopted at the December 2015 ministerial was of particular importance for Georgia as...

Georgian Prime Minister Meets Former British Counterpart in Davos

The Prime Minister of Georgia, who is paying his first visit to the Davos World Economic Forum...

Breakaway Abkhazia Bars Importing Turkish Products

The de-facto Government of Georgia’s breakaway Abkhazia region has posed sanctions on importing...

Energy Minister: Gazprom Presented Ultimatum to Georgia

Georgia’s Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze stated on Rustavi 2 yesterday that Gazprom had presented an ultimatum ...