In Debt & Broke in Georgia

An individual living in Kutaisi took a $1500 real estate secured loan from a microfinance institution in 2011 and had to pay a $75...

GIP Commentary: What Georgia Can Learn from Montenegro’s NATO Accession

Montenegro became the latest member of NATO on June 5...

Tourism Market Watch: MAY

Mountain Resorts Development Company (MRDC), the managing entity of Georgian winter resorts, has released a...

GIP Commentary: Georgia’s Image Tarnished by Relations with Turkey and Azerbaijan

In international relations, image matters. This is especially true for small...

Putin Appoints new ‘Ambassador’ to Occupied Tskhinvali

On May 23 Russian President Vladimir Putin issued a decree appointing Marat Kulakhmetov ...

Georgia and Turkey Mull Deeper Ties

Within the framework of the Georgia-Turkey High-level Strategic Cooperation Council ...

Council of Europe Convention on Violence against Women and Domestic Violence

On May 19, during the meeting of the Committee of Ministers of the Council of Europe....

Georgia’s Auditor General Says Interior Ministry Is Biased

Georgia’s State Audit Office Head, Lasha Tordia, who was physically assaulted ...

The Syrian Safe Zone: The De-Escalation Process

There are many stakeholders in this dire situation who want to ratify...

Georgian Foreign Minister Meets High-Rank Officials in Cyprus

Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze held several meetings...

Tbilisi Condemns ‘Agreement’ Between Russia and Breakaway Abkhazia

Official Tbilisi has condemned the signing of so-called agreement ...

Ogryzko: Georgia Has the Same Place as Ukraine: in EU & NATO

First it was Moldova, then Georgia, and now it’s Ukraine’s turn...

Interpol Cancels Search for Yanukovych, Ukraine in a Rage

The authorities of Ukraine became furious after Interpol decided to stop...

Tragedy & Farce: The Georgian Church & The Georgian Dream

From Stools to Cyanide could be the title of a book about the last four-years...