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...

Georgian President: Drug Policy Should Be Humane

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has commented on the existing “harsh” drug policy saying it should be care-oriented and humane....

Georgian Wine Export in 2017 Reaches Record Breaking Number

National Wine Agency of Georgia claims that Georgian Wine Export in 2017 reached a record-breaking number...

Revolutionary Guards Chief Announces End of Protests in Iran

The chief of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, General Mohammad Ali Jafari, announced on Wednesday that the...

Sunny Weather Resumes from Today

According to meteorologists, sunny weather is forecast to return today after the unstable bout of rain that brought in ...

Smart Street Cameras Detect 31.377 Traffic Violations in November

The so called smart surveillance street cameras detected 31.377 traffic violations in Georgia...

Russia Carefully Observing Georgia’s Military Progression

Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Grigory Karasin said in an interview this week that Moscow is following...

Georgian President Pardons 187 Prisoners Before New Year

Georgian President Giorgi Margvelashvili has granted amnesty to 187 inmates....

Psych War Xmas: Svaneti

Got your attention? Good. Disclaimer: usually I disdain and refuse the use...

Cancer Control Measures: Raising Awareness in Georgia

In Georgia, about 10,000 new cases of tumor are observed annually...

WHERE to Go, Stay, Eat, Drink & Buy This Winter

The Winter issue is out! Check out the Where.ge team’s top...