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...

Discount Week to Start in Georgia

The ‘Discount Week’ campaign will be held in Adjara from February 24 through March 11 with the...

Georgian Opposition Criticizes Government-Initiated Pension Draft

Georgia’s opposition parties disapprove of the new government-initiated draft law on state pensions...

Feeling Safe in Georgia: A Comparison with the UK

In recent years, Georgia has been feeling pretty pleased with itself for ranking...

British Council Trains Managers, Festivals Producers & Journalists

As part of the British Council’s Selector PRO programme we organise professional...

KinderUni, Goethe Institute Launches New Educational Platform for Children

Goethe Institute Georgia has launched an online educational platform...

Back to Baku

After nearly seven years, it was time for me to return to the capital...

Average Hotel Prices in Georgia and Hotel Price Index (December 2017)

In this bulletin, we discuss hotel prices1 in December across different regions of Georgia...

Foreign Ministry: 19 Georgians Returned from the German Border

Georgia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has confirmed that the 19 Georgian citizens travelling from Kutaisi...

Georgian Nikoloz Bregvadze in the GIST Tech-I Competition Semi-Finals

Georgian Nikoloz (Niki) Bregvadze, who participates in the annual GIST Tech-I Competition, is currently...

Employees Involved in Varketili Metro Station Tender to be Fired

Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze announced at the city Government meeting today, that employees involved...