Change in the Borrowing Patterns of the Georgian Private Sector

In the past few years several major regulations were implemented both by the government and the National Bank of Georgia...

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...

PASHA Bank Sponsors Third CEO Lunch Tbilisi and Business Forum

On December 15, Caspian European Club and Caspian Energy Georgia held the Azerbaijan-Georgia Business...

83rd IPRM Meeting Takes Place in Ergneti

The 83rd Incident Prevention and Response Mechanism (IPRM) meeting was held in Ergneti on December 19....

Tbilisi Signs Contract with Swiss Company SGS over Georgia-Russia Cargo Deal

Georgia has signed the contract with the Swiss company SGS, which will ensure the monitoring of the agreement made between Georgia and Russia in 2011 ...

US Opposed by Every Country of Security Council as it Rejects UN Vote

The US recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel has been called for withdrawal and backed by every...

Lincoln Mitchell on the Israel Issue

In a week perhaps deemed ordinary by his own high standards...

Irakli Kobakhidze Meets with Prime Minister of Poland

Chairperson of the Georgian Parliament Irakli Kobakhidze met with the Prime Minister of Poland,...

MEPs Address Georgian Gov’t to Free Ex-PM Merabishvili

Nine MEPs, calling themselves “strong supporters of Georgia; its sovereignty, territorial integrity and the...

Embassy of Iran in Georgia Accuses Breakaway Tskhinvali in Spreading False Information

The Embassy of Iran in Georgia says breakaway region of South Ossetia has released false information...

Georgian Journalists Visit Bulgaria, Upcoming President Country of EU Council

On December 5-8, the Bulgarian Embassy to Georgia organized a tour...

Iran’s Growing Role in the Middle East

In the early 620s AD, the period just before the Arab invasions...