On Innovation, Coffeehouses & Georgian Supras

By attracting professionals from different walks of life, coffeehouses offer a great space for (sober) intellectual exchanges...

Outsmarting Laziness: The Most Evil of All Giants

Creativity is the ability to produce new ideas and to find innovative solutions to problems...

Double Pay for Nothing?

The ruling Georgian Dream coalition’s recent plan to gradually ramp up education spending...

Education for the 21st Century: Broad, Deep or Flexible?

My lecture on the future of education in the 21st century was intended...

CA Balance & Capital Investments to Outweigh Pessimism/Lack of Credit?

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the first and second quarters of 2019...

A Song About Seven Foka Sisters

When Saint Nino, one of Georgia’s most venerated saints, traveled to Mtskheta back in the fourth century...

Georgian Gov't Launches $70 mln Program to Avert Natural Disasters

The Georgian government and the UNDP united against natural disasters in Georgia...

Bakhtadze Promises New & Renovated Schools

Georgian Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze briefed his government on Wednesday...

Georgia to Tighten Sanctions for Mistreatment of Animals

Amendments will be made to the Code of Administrative Offenses and Criminal Law which envisages increasing legal responsibility for animal abuse...

"Crusade Knights in Khevsureti" Grabs Tourist Attention Again

Georgia’s tourism industry has helped awaken a largely forgotten story about Khevsureti that would have the Khevsurs be the descendants...

Launch of Marjory Wardrop’s 150th Birth Anniversary

On 12 February a kickoff event of the150th birth anniversary of Marjory Scott Wardrop was held at the Bodleian Library in Oxford...

Mayor Puts “Chaotic” Construction Process on Hold

In a briefing today, Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze pledged to put chaotic construction in Tbilisi on hold...

Plan Ahead: Sales-Exhibition in Tourist Shop "Georgian"

On February 16-17, a sales exhibition will be held in the first tourist shop ('Georgian') launched ...

From the Miry Clay: Etseri, Svaneti

This is a first. Among our current group of guests for two weeks, seven foreigners based in Tbilisi...

Illusions Museum to Open in Tbilisi

This is a space where you can laugh, scream, take pictures and do many other...

Luxury French Bakery & Sweet-Maker ‘Ladurée’ Launched in Tbilisi

One of the most luxurious and historical French bakeries, Ladurée, has entered the Georgian market...