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...

“Women as Agents for Change and Empowerment,” Achievements Reviewed

The Zurab Tsereteli Museum of Modern Art (MOMA) hosted the closing ceremony...

Winter Thoughts: Svaneti

I’m alone for a few days in this big house, like a single peanut left...

State Prepares Bill for Children Living and Working on Streets

Minister of Justice of Georgia, Tea Tsulukiani, told reporters last week...

The Price of Army Boots

Thousands of apologies for my poor lore in all matters military...

Beating the Stigma: the CoE on LGBT Rights

Despite being one of the few countries in the post-Soviet space that has...

New Batumi Boulevard: the Majority Say “NO”

The fate of the Old Batumi Boulevard remains unknown. The Ministry...

Old Georgian Monastery Showcased on Bing Frontpage

Bing, Microsoft’s web search engine, made one of its cover photos a view of Georgia’s David Gareja’s...

Orthodox Georgians Celebrate Epiphany Holiday

Orthodox Christians in Georgia are celebrating the Epiphany today, a feast day which celebrates...

Partnership Fund Discussing Construction of Energy Efficient Block Factory

Plans for an energy efficient block factory are being discussed by...

NGO Identoba Plans Homeless LGBT Shelter

Georgian human rights NGO Identoba to build a shelter in Tbilisi for the homeless LGBT community...