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...

Pointing the Finger: Yanukovich & his Euromaidan Commission

Leaping into the last wagon of the departing train of his political career...

Georgia’s Non-Existent Navy

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said after a February meeting...

Lavrov & the Visa Waiver

The Foreign Minister of Russia, Sergei Lavrov, made two contradictory announcements...

Janelidze: Georgia is Ready to Settle Conflict with Russia

Georgia stands ready to settle the conflict with the Russian Federation...

The First 100 Days of the Georgian Dream Gov’t: A Reality Check

On February 22, the Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP) presented its latest report...

Georgia Raises Three Key Issues at IPRM Meeting in Gali

The 43rd Incident Prevention and Response Mechanism (IPRM) meeting took place in Gali...

Georgia’s Kvirikashvili Thanks US for Support under Millennium Challenge Compact

The Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Kvirikashvili, thanked the United States (US) ambassador to Georgia Ian Kelly...

EU Ambassadors Support Visa-free Travel for Georgia

Yesterday at a meeting of the Committee of Permanent Representatives, European Union(EU) ambassadors approved...

PM Appoints Education Minister as Third Vice-Premier

During session this morning, Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili appointed Education and Science Minister Alexander Jejelava third Vice-Premier...

NGO Mediator: 37 Majority And 4 Opposition MPs Are Millionaires

On Monday the Non-Governmental Organization (NGO), Monitoring Center Mediator, and the non-parliamentary opposition party, New Georgia, published ...