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 Parliament Does Not Support the Abolition of Detention for Marijuana Use

The Georgian Parliament voted down a bill on the removal of detention...

In PPP We Trust – Georgia Medical Situation About to Get (Much) Better

Georgian clinics are about (in a relative term) to get a lot closer to European standards...

Riho for Lunch: Etseri, Svaneti

Well, I never expected that to go viral. It’s just a short video clip of my...

Painting the World, from Georgia to Malaysia and Beyond

Lika Torikashvili, an undergraduate student of UWC Atlantic College, has been...

From Journalism to Vampires, a Local Fiction Translator Tells All

Ana Chichinadze is a former TV, radio and press journalist who has now turned...

EU Films Festival Kicks off in Georgia to Endorse EU Values

To promote European values in the various regions of Georgia, the EU mission...

Boar Hunting in Georgia

As we speed through the deserted roads of Tbilisi, we passed a flask of cognac...

USAID Says YES to Georgian Youth

Hotel Rixos Borjomi hosted a youth employment program inauguration...

Georgia’s MIA Launches Probe into Religious Attacks

Georgia’s Ministry of Internal Affairs has opened an investigation into the growing number of religious...

Tbilisi International Airport Reschedules Flights for Runaway Works

From March 1st Shota Rustaveli Tbilisi International Airport (TAV) has closed during the daytime...