Tbilisi Taxi Reform: Will It Work?

In the summer of 2019, Tbilisi City Hall came up with a new initiative...

Global Slowdown & Geopolitical Tensions May Affect Georgia’s Growth Expectations

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the third and fourth quarters of 2019...

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...

GD-Supported Presidential Candidate Accuses Media of "Stirring Ethnic Hatred"

Independent presidential candidate Salome Zurabishvili, who is supported by the ruling party...

Minister of Internal Affairs Met with Ambassador of the Netherlands

Vice-Prime Minister and Minister of Internal Affairs, Giorgi Gakharia, met with the Ambassador ...

World’s Oldest Intact Shipwreck Found in Black Sea

An Anglo-Bulgarian team has found a 23m shipwreck believe to date back more than 2,400 years...

Weekly Entrepreneurial News

The Georgian Prime Minister Mamuka Bakhtadze announced ambitious plans as part of government’s...

PM Opens Welcome Challenge Global Forum

On October 22, the Prime Minister of Georgia Mamuka Bakhtadze opened Welcome Challenge...

Politician and 10 Others Arrested at Cannabis Festival

20 October, the founder of Girchi the opposition party and presidential candidate, Zurab Japaridze, was arrested by police during a cannabis legalization festival ...

Tbilisi Public Transport Fails Emissions Tests

200 marshrutkas and 100 minibuses failed inspections for emissions and safety standards in Tbilisi...

Brit Charles Landry to Talk Creative Cities

On October 23, within the International Art Festival GIFT, Tbilisi will host Charles Landry...

Georgia Improves Position in Global Competitiveness Report 2018

Georgia has advanced its position by one point and is ranked 66th among the world’s 140 economies...

New Head of UNICEF Officially Presented in Georgia

Dr. Ghassan Khalil presented his official letter of accreditation to the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs...