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...

Rustavi2 Shareholders Will Not Cooperate with Court-Appointed Managers

Majority shareholders of the Rustavi 2 TV broadcaster have refused...

Lincoln Mitchell: Rustavi 2 Must Not Be Silenced

Columbia University professor Lincoln Mitchell has commented on Rustavi 2 developments...

EU Foreign Policy Chief to Visit Georgia Next Week

Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy...

Ambassadorial Working Group Calls Peaceful Dialogue to Resolve Rustavi 2 Dispute

The Ambassadorial Working Group has expressed concern about recent developments related to the Georgian media in general...

EU Parliamentary Assembly Deeply Concerned by City Court Decision Over Rustavi 2

The co-rapporteurs of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe...

OSCE Representative: Media’s Independence Must be Respected

OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Dunja Mijatovich today said that a court ruling in Georgia...

Kibar Khalvashi: If I Win, Half My Shares Go To Dvali and Akimidze

A supposed new owner of the TV Company Rustavi 2, Kibar Khalvashi has said...

Court Allows for Rustavi 2’s Immediate Takeover

Tbilisi City Court on Thursday evening terminated Rustavi 2’s General Director Nika Gvaramia’s...

The Gas about the Armenian Visit to Georgia

While Prime Minister Garibashvili was busy with legal proceedings related to the...

What Nourishes a Thriving Democracy in Georgia?

On October 26, the Washington Post published an article concerning...