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Electricity Market Watch

GALT & TAGGART The generation of deregulated HPPs already posted a significant increase in Dec-16 (+27.5% y/y)...

Price and Prejudice on the Georgian Market for Cigarettes

It is a truth universally acknowledged that cigarettes are bad for human health. Yet whenever the government...

The First 100 Days of the Georgian Dream Gov’t: A Reality Check

On February 22, the Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP) presented its latest report...

Dechert OnPoint: Georgia & the Energy Charter Treaty

The 1994 Energy Charter Treaty (“ECT”) was ratified by Georgia on 22 February 1995...

Three Policemen Detained for Physical and Verbal Abuse of Journalist

According to the press service of the Prosecutor’s Office of Georgia, three ...

NGO Claims Energy Ministry Violated the Law

Non-Governmental Organization, the Georgian Young Lawyer’s Association...

Thomas De Waal on Gas & Politics

To take a closer look at some of the highly pressing issues currently circling...

All-in or Fold: Gazprom’s Geopolitical Card Play with Georgia

There was much public outcry in Georgia as it emerged that the agreement...

ECHR Statistics for 2016 – Notes for GEORGIA

The European Court of Human Rights delivered a total of 993 judgments in 2016 for all countries of...

Corruption Perception Index 2016: Georgia Has Lowest Corruption Rate in Region

Transparency International (TI), a global anti-corruption organization, released its annual  By Nino Gugunishvili...

UN Speaks Out against Inguri River Crossing Closures

Statement of Niels Scott, Resident Coordinator, on behalf of the United Nations ...

Female Genital Mutilation Becomes Punishable by Law in Georgia

The government of Georgia approved the package of amendments against women and domestic violence on Tuesday...

Georgia Moves Forward in Developing its System of Protected Areas

The Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Protection of Georgia and United ...

Georgian Gov’t Administration Responds to EPP President

Georgia’s government administration has responded to a statement by the European People’s Party ...