Change in the Borrowing Patterns of the Georgian Private Sector

In the past few years several major regulations were implemented both by the government and the National Bank of Georgia...

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...

PM Kvirikashvili, Georgian Delegation Depart for Brussels

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili has embarked on a two-day visit to Brussels...

Sweden’s Foreign Minister Meets Kvirikashvili in Tbilisi

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili and Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallstrom discussed...

Georgia to Restore Visa-Free Regime with Iran

Georgia is ready to restore a visa free regime with Iran after a three year moratorium...

Breakaway Abkhaz Government to Introduce New Passports

New legislation introduced by the de-facto government of Georgia’s breakaway Abkhazia region will introduce new...

Georgian Prime Minister to Visit Czech Republic

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili will pay his first official visit to the Czech...

MAP Not Key to NATO Integration, Says Caucasus Rep

NATO’s Special Representative for the Caucasus and Central Asia James Appathurai...

WP: Investigation of 2008 War Getting Out of Africa for ICC?

The Washington Post has published an article yesterday analysing the International Criminal Court’s...

CU SecGen: Constitutional and Judicial Reforms Progress in Georgia

In his speech at the Council of Europe-hosted meeting of the Committee of Deputy Ministers ...

PM Kvirikashvili: Separating State Security, National Security Councils Unacceptable

In a statement Friday, Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili said a proposal...

The Call of Duty: Ogden on Political Image

Last night, I came across a picture of former President Mikheil Saakashvili...