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...

Georgia’s Fateful Geography

Nations rise and fall, as have both empires and states throughout recorded history...

US Department of State Report Says Orthodox Church Is Privileged in Georgia

The International Religious Freedom Report for 2016...

Opposition Accepts GD Proposal to Start Dialogue on Constitution

The majority of qualified opposition parties have accepted the proposal...

Head of National Tourism Administration Denies Resignation Rumors

George Chogovadze, Head of National Tourism Administration of Georgia, denies rumors within the media about...

Civil Activist Detained by De Facto Tskhinvali Released

Civil activist Tamar Mearakishvili, who was illegally detained in Akhalgori ...

Alliance of Patriots Names Its Tbilisi Mayoral Candidate

Georgian parliamentary opposition party Alliance of Patriots of Georgia (APG)...

2017 State Budget Figures Published

Irakli Kovzanadze, Chairman of the Parliamentary Budget and Finance Committee, had stated that the...

379 Foreigners Ask for Asylum in Georgia This Year

379 citizens of foreign countries have asked for the asylum in Georgia ...

Russian Pranksters Release Alleged Conversation with Georgian Interior Minister

Strana.ua has released an audio recorded by the Russian pranksters Vovan and Lexus...

Georgia Marks 25 Years since Abkhazian War

August 14, 2017 marks 25 years since the conflict in Abkhazia...