In Debt & Broke in Georgia

An individual living in Kutaisi took a $1500 real estate secured loan from a microfinance institution in 2011 and had to pay a $75...

GIP Commentary: What Georgia Can Learn from Montenegro’s NATO Accession

Montenegro became the latest member of NATO on June 5...

Tourism Market Watch: MAY

Mountain Resorts Development Company (MRDC), the managing entity of Georgian winter resorts, has released a...

GIP Commentary: Georgia’s Image Tarnished by Relations with Turkey and Azerbaijan

In international relations, image matters. This is especially true for small...

TV Anchor Leaves Rustavi 2 to Run Tbilisi Mayoral Race

Famous TV anchor and Deputy Director General of Georgia’s opposition-inclined Rustavi 2 TV ...

Special Commission Selects Surveillance Agency Head

A special commission, comprised of the Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Court...

Ex-Speaker of Georgian Parliament Establishes Political Party

Former Speaker of Georgian parliament and ex-leader of the opposition Republican Party...

German Embassy Hosts Street Festival in Tbilisi

This year, officially declared 'Georgia-German Year', marks the 25th anniversary of Georgia-German...

EU Parliament Adopts Resolution on Azeri Journalist Case

European Parliament adopted a resolution on June 15 over the case of Azerbaijani journalist Afgan Mukhtarli...

Another Side of the Coin? – Not All Montenegro is Happy with NATO Membership

Montenegro just became the 29th member of NATO...

Longest Serving US Female Lawmaker on the Importance of Women in Politics

A champion. Normally, one shouldn’t throw around adjectives like this too lightly...

A Political Storm

Life is full of surprises, and especially in Georgia...

Poland Calls on Europe to Wake Up

We will not allow any blackmail from the European Union...

Georgia. A Rebalancing Act

Emmanuel Macron’s election as French president reinvigorated...