Average Hotel Prices in Georgia and Hotel Price Index (December 2017)

In this bulletin, we discuss hotel prices1 in December across different regions of Georgia...

In Optimism We Trust!

Overall, the BCI gained 3.2 points compared to Q4 2017. Expectations in the private sector...

Electricity Market Watch

Sector research is one of the key directions of Galt & Taggart Research...

Are Almaty-Style “Bombilas” the Future of the Tbilisi Taxi Market?

Recently, the administration of Tbilisi City Hall announced that the Tbilisi...

Tourism Market Watch

Sector research is one of the key directions of Galt & Taggart Research...

French Engie Fearless in Face of Nord Stream-2 Sanctions

The French power company Engie will continue to support the project...

Mark Rein-Hagen On Georgia in the Gaming World

‘Tamar leads Georgia’ - intoned the narrator, and the Georgians rejoiced...

Second Thread of Turkish Stream Depends on EC Guarantee

The second thread of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline will be built...

Gazprom Receives 36% of Europe, LNG from Yamal Sold to the US & Spain

New Year brought good news to suppliers and producers of Russian gas...

The Plastic Bag Polemic

I walk down the narrow, crowded streets of Tbilisi, negotiating the approaching...

APM Terminals Poti & Poti New Terminals Consortium Sign MoU

A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between APM Terminals Poti...

Adventure Tourism School Opens in Gudauri

An Adventure Tourism School has opened in the Gudauri mountain resort...

Georgia’s National Food Agency Fines 56 Dairy Manufacturers for Violations

Georgia’s National Food Agency (NFA) has fined 56 dairy manufacturer companies and suspended operation of 11 business operators ...

Georgian Airports See 43.43% Increase in Passenger Traffic in 2017

Last year Georgian airports served a total of 4,073,959 passengers ...

The Lovers & Haters of Bitcoin

One distinguishing feature of bitcoin is the cyclicity of the system...