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...

Ten Shops Burn Down due to Extensive Fire in Batumi

560 square meters were burnt...

Forest Near Khashuri Catches Fire

10 ha forest has been burnt so far...

Georgian Hikers Detained by Occupying Forces in Truso Gorge

Five young citizens of Georgia have been detained by military forces in the Truso Gorge...

Elderly Woman Killed in Accident

An elderly woman was killed in a traffic accident in Tbilisi last night...

Apply Now to Become a Young European Ambassador

Today, the EU Neighbours East opened the call for application to the youth initiative “Young European Ambassador” (YEA) for any young people aged...

Georgian & German Business Representatives Hold Roundtable Talks

German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited Georgia August 23-24, participating in a series...

Body Found In Botanical Gardens

Investigators are looking into the circumstances of the death of a man whose body...

Merkel: Georgia’s Occupation Is Unfair

German Chancellor Angela Merkel called Georgia’s occupation by Russia unfair...

The IBSU Conundrum

Teachers, students and students-to-be all took to the streets when the news broke...

Deputy Head of Security Service Resigns

Ioseb Gogashvili, Deputy Head of the State Security Service of Georgia, has announced his resignation...