Georgia’s New Gold Rush: Or the Economic Prospects of Export of Medical Marijuana

This article continues the theme of ISET Economist blog “Decriminalize Marijuana?” written by my colleague...

Georgia's Growth Projections Strong, but Turkish Lira Crisis May Dampen Buoyant Forecasts

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the third and fourth...

AUGUST: Average Hotel Prices in Georgia and Hotel Price Index

In Georgia, the average cost of a room in a 3-star hotel was 147 GEL per night in August 2018...

A Fruitful Summer for Georgian Agriculture! The Business Confidence Index Q3 2018

Overall, the BCI lost 4.2 points compared to Q2 2018. Expectations in the private sector in Georgia...

Eastern Partnership European School Opens in Tbilisi

It is the first such school established outside the EU...

Young Girl Hit by Train

A passenger train following the Tbilisi-Shindisi-Tbilisi route, at the exit from ...

Mud Volcano Erupts in Baku

Late Sunday night in Baku’s Haradag district, mud volcano Otman-Bozdagh erupted for the fifth time...

95 Thousand GEL – Lost and Found Inside the MIA

On Friday, Georgia’s State Audit Office released its annual report on the Ministry of Internal Affairs ...

A 3-Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near Tbilisi

Yesterday, September 20th, a three-magnitude earthquake hit Georgia...

Peace Corps Invites Schools to Apply for Volunteers

The United States Peace Corps Georgia and the Ministry of Education published a statement today inviting...

Georgia and Albania Sign Info Protection Agreement

The purpose of the Agreement is to establish legal norms regulating mutual protection of classified information ...

DataFest Tbilisi 2018

The second annual DataFest Tbilisi will be held November 7-9...

Chantliskure Woman Missing

A woman aged 25 who, after quarreling with her husband in the village of...

Georgian Magazine Editor Assaulted

Zurab Vardiashvili, editor of Liberali magazine, was assaulted in the southern Varketili district ...

Finance Minister Predicts GEL 1 bln Profit from Marijuana Export

Georgia’s Finance Minister, Ivane Machavariani, has said that if the government implements...