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...

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...

Georgia’s Economic Prospects as Iran Re-Enters the World Economy

Last week, The United States lifted sanctions on Iran thanks to its compliance...

NATO Continues to Show Support for Georgia

Today NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has summed up...

HRW: Politically Motivated Arrests and Government Interference in Media

Human Rights Watch has published its 2016 report on Georgia, assessing the overall situation around ...

ICC Prosecutor to Proceed with Investigation of Russia-Georgia War Crimes

Pre-Trial Chamber I of the International Criminal Court (ICC) authorized the Prosecutor...

Political Issues Discussed at the MFA Meeting with OSCE

Georgian Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze has met with Kristian Vigenin, the Head of the delegation of the OSCE...

OSCE Delegation in Georgia Meets Head of the Government

Head of the Georgian Government Giorgi Kvirikashvili has met with the OSCE...

Council of Europe: Repression of Minorities Remains on Rise in Georgia

The Council of Europe released a new report regarding human rights in Georgia...

Russian Foreign Minister Says Daesh Uses Pankisi Gorge for Training

Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov stated that the Islamic State (IS) fighters use...

Meetings to Be Held Between Government and Opposition

A Political decision has been made to cancel special polling stations...

WP: Keeping Georgia Strategically Important for the West

The Washington Post published an article on Georgia’s Foreign Policy, comparing Russian and EU...