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...

Juncker Plan: £820 mln for SMEs as EIF & ProCredit Double Support for Companies

The European Investment Fund (EIF) and ProCredit Group are providing...

Best Western Plus Opens in Batumi

A four-star Best Western Plus hotel has opened in Batumi...

New Hotel Opens in Sno, Profits to Develop the Village

A new hotel named Sno was officially opened in the village of the same name...

TBC Capital Successfully Places $10 million Nikora Bonds

TBC Capital has successfully finalized a placement of 10 million USD...

Exclusive: NDI Director on the Recent Poll & “Two Georgias”

Last week, the National Democratic Institute’s (NDI) International observation...

University of Birmingham Launches £2 m Global Research Project in Georgia

The University of Birmingham has secured £2 million from the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) to launch a research...

New Tbilisi Auto Park Opens, New MAN Buses Released

Comprising an area of six hectares, the city of Tbilisi has a new Auto Park...

Tourism Market Watch: JUNE

Over the last two years, the number of Airbnb listings in Tbilisi has more than tripled from 2,100 properties in 2015 to...

King David to Open Doors to Business & Residents

The premium class multifunctional complex, which brings together...

Russia Restricts Georgian Airways Flights

Russia’s Ministry of Transport has imposed restrictions on Tbilisi-Moscow flights of the airline company Georgian Airways...