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...

Pankisi Resident Killed in Syria Fighting for ISIS

Volunteers from Pankisi's Chechen population continue to fight and die in Syria's bloody civil war...

Deadly 6.2 Magnitude Earthquake Devastates Central Italy

MFA says no Georgians on the casualty lists...

Armenian Court Sentences Russian Soldier to Life in Prison for Murder

Suspect in horrific multiple homicide sentenced to life in prison...

BBC to Broadcast Promotional Documentary Series about Georgia

 Four documentary films about Georgia and its traditions...

Ex-PM Ivanishvili to Guest Host New TV Project

Billionaire oligarch to serve as TV personality in run-up to elections...

Temporary Administration at Georgian Branch of Bankrupt Azerbaijani Bank

The National Bank of Georgia (NBG) is appointing a temporary administration...

Georgia Ranked 64th in Global Innovation Index

In this year’s annual Global Innovation Index (GII), published last week...

Democratic Movement Party Leader Burjanadze Meets Russia’s Duma Speaker

Opposition party leader in Moscow to talk closer ties with Russia...

First Georgia International Maritime Forum will be Held in Batumi

The Georgian government has announced that the country’s international maritime forum is to be held in September in the Black Sea port city of Batumi. The Forum will cover topics ranging from w...

Georgia’s Election Committee Disqualifies Pro-Russian Centrist Party

Election commission bars controversial party for pro-Russian campaign platform...