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...

Estonian FM on Violation of Int’l Law for Ukraine & Georgia at UN

Estonian Foreign Minister Urmas Reinsalu has outstretched the issue of violation of international law regarding Ukraine and Georgia...

NATO Secretary General Hails Georgia ‘Close Partner’

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said in his remarks after the meeting...

House of Representatives Votes to Limit Trump's Military Actions Against Iran

The House of Representatives voted on Thursday, to approve a resolution directed at restraining the President’s ability...

Iran Says Reports that Missiles Downed Ukrainian Passenger Plane 'Big Lie'

A spokesman for the Iranian government said reports that...

Counter-Rally in Support of de-facto Regime to be Held in Sokhumi

In parallel with the ongoing demonstrations of the opposition supporters, a counter-rally...

New York Times: Video Shows Ukrainian Plane Being Hit Over Iran

The New York Times has acquired a video of the moment a Ukrainian airliner was hit minutes after its takeoff from Tehran airport....

Former Interior Minister to Leave Prison on February 20

Former Interior Minister of Georgia Vano Merabishvili will leave ...

Parliament in Occupied Abkhazia Urges Raul Khajimba to Resign

De facto parliament in Georgia’s Russian-occupied Abkhazia region...

Georgian Officials Respond to Sokhumi Developments

Georgian officials have responded to ongoing developments and tension in Sokhumi, the capital of the occupied Abkhazia Region...

Iran's Middle East Strategy

A look at the map of the Middle East reveals three major geographic regions: the Anatolian Peninsula...