Georgia’s New Gold Rush: Or the Economic Prospects of Export of Medical Marijuana

This article continues the theme of ISET Economist blog “Decriminalize Marijuana?” written by my colleague...

Georgia's Growth Projections Strong, but Turkish Lira Crisis May Dampen Buoyant Forecasts

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the third and fourth...

AUGUST: Average Hotel Prices in Georgia and Hotel Price Index

In Georgia, the average cost of a room in a 3-star hotel was 147 GEL per night in August 2018...

A Fruitful Summer for Georgian Agriculture! The Business Confidence Index Q3 2018

Overall, the BCI lost 4.2 points compared to Q2 2018. Expectations in the private sector in Georgia...

Eastern Partnership European School Opens in Tbilisi

It is the first such school established outside the EU...

School Online Consultation Now Available for Foreigners

Non-Governmental Organization ‘The Schools Research Center’...

Torch Time: Etseri, Svaneti

Lamproba again, the Festival of Torches. I’ve celebrated this important...

Getting their Tongues around the Georgian Language

It is some sort of taboo in Georgia – as incomprehensible as it seems...

Natakhtari to Allocate 150,000 GEL Bonus Budget to the National Rugby Team

Georgian national rugby team and Natakhtari company have signed...

Miners Strike Continues in Western Georgia to Remedy Unsafe Conditions

It is twelfth day that workers of the Tkibuli coal mine Imereti region in western Georgia...

Georgia Marks Anniversary of Bolshevik Red Army Invasion

95 years ago, on February 25, the Bolshevik Red Army took over Tbilisi, which lead to 70 years...

Is the Bike a Mode of Transportation for Tbilisi?

There is a huge hindrance to developing a cycling infrastructure in Tbilisi. It is not a city naturally...

UNICEF Concerned Over Georgian Police’s Mistreatment of Minors

The United Nations Children's Emergency Fund (UNICEF) has expressed concern about reports...

British Iron Chef Proves his Mettle in Tbilisi

The British Georgian Chamber of Commerce (BGCC) gave Georgians and a number of ex-pats a real culinary treat...

Georgia to Start Solid Waste Separation and Recycling

Georgia’s municipalities and general public will begin to separate and recycle solid waste...