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...

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...

Insurance Industry Requests Mandatory Insurance for Tourists Visiting Georgia

Georgia plans to launch discussions on mandatory insurance for tourists visiting the country...

GCAA Launches 2nd Global Investment in Aviation Summit, 27-29 Jan. 2020

The General Civil Aviation Authority (GCAA) announced the launch of the...

Finance Minister on Business Environment in Georgia

“There has been no such free business environment ...

Finance Ministry to Start Negotiations on Launching Tbilisi Urban Railway Project

“The Ministry of Finance of Georgia will start negotiations with the European...

Georgia Negotiating Direct Flights with the US

Natia Turnava, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia, along with an official delegation...

Women Councillors Seek a Greater Say in Georgia’s Economic & Political Life

Meeting in Tbilisi Wednesday at their sixth annual conference, more than 150 members of the Women Councillors’ Forum of Georgia...

Finance Minister Meets with IMF Mission

Ivane Matchavariani, Minister of Finance of Georgia has held a meeting...

Georgia to Start Negotiations on Launching Direct Flights with the US

Natia Turnava, Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia...

Matchavariani: We Will Have More Cooperation with the Business Sector

“We will be in a more cooperation and listening mode with the business sector...

Georgia’s Finance Minister Predicts GEL Will Gain Value

Georgia’s Finance Minister, Ivane Machavariani believes the national currency GEL...