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...

Save the Date for Viviana

Ertad Siketistvis (Let’s Do Good Together) is a charity foundation created two years ago...

Care2: Clean-Up Campaign to Kick Off in Martkopi this Sunday

Anyone who’s taken even a day trip out of town will have seen the trash...

Adopt a Tree for $5: Restore Borjomi Forest Campaign

Borjomi National Park is one of the largest in Europe, with a variety of unique plants and rare trees...

Georgia’s Ambassador to the UK Named Diplomat of the Year

Georgia’s Ambassador to the United Kingdom Tamar Beruchashvili was named Diplomat of the year...

The Invisible Parents

Being a parent is already a huge responsibility but it is doubly complicated when you have to cope with difficulties...

Lithuania Disappearing

If nothing changes in Lithuania, the prospect that awaits it in the coming decades is far from encouraging...

Shabatoba: Becho, Svaneti

Having alluded to the proud Russian tradition of the subbotnik (not really voluntary work Saturday) in my last article...

Do We Live Like Good Christians?

Once, in America, I read the question of a fretful reader in a local newspaper...

Special Announcement from the Tobacco Control Alliance

On April 5, Georgian Parliament adopted amendments to the tobacco control legislation on the first hearing...

Georgian-German Year: A Rich Program of Celebratory Events

This year, Germany and Georgia are celebrating the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations...