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...

Chinese Investors Plan Ferroalloy Plant in Kutaisi

An unnamed Chinese company plans to build a ferroalloy plant in Georgia’s Kutaisi free industrial zone...

New 20 and 50 Georgian Lari Banknotes Released

The National Bank of Georgia released 20 and 50 Georgian lari banknotes into circulation Monday, according to the bank’s official Web site...

Georgian Government to Boost Tourist Numbers

Members of the government and representatives of the lucrative tourism trade discussed Friday current prospects...

Georgian Wine Centers to Open in China

Suolun Group, a Chinese trade group, will open 60-80 new Georgian wine centers in China this yea...

Azerbaijani Gas Import Rising in Georgia

Georgia imported 1.51 tons of gas, worth $314.3 million from Azerbaijan in 2015...

Israeli Airline to Launch Flights to Tbilisi and Batumi

Sund’OrAirlines will enter the Georgian market in June 2016...

Film in Georgia Program to Encourage Filmmakers to Shoot in Georgia

Film in Georgian, part of the Produce in Georgia program, will offer benefits to local and international producers interested in film production...

AltaOkay to Become Authorized Reseller of Apple

Starting January 29th, AltaOkay will officially become an authorized reseller of Apple products in Georgia...

Dechert OnPoint: Workplace Privacy in Georgia

The European Court of Human Rights (the “ECHR”) 12 January 2016 judgment on...

Right Hand Drive Car Importers Ask to Postpone New Restrictions

The importers of Japanese used cars are asking the government...