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...

Second Democratic and Economic International Forum Opens in Tbilisi

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili on Monday opened the second annual International Forum...

Georgian Peacekeepers Warn of Blackmail from Central African Locals

Georgian daily Kviris Palitra published Monday an interview with an unnamed Georgian peacekeeper...

Oscar Nominated Tangerines Wins Spain’s Best European Film Award

Georgian wartime drama ‘Tangerines’ took home the prize for Best European...

ICC Proceeds with S. Ossetia War Crimes Investigation

International Criminal Court (ICC) prosecutor Fatou Bensouda stated to Georgian television that the court...

PACE: Protection of Human Rights Defenders in Georgia Deteriorating

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) adopted a document stating...

Georgia's Defence Ministry Officials Suspended Over Central Africa Accident

Six officials of the Georgian Defence Ministry have been suspended from their duties after...

EU Commission: Despite Minor Shortcomings Georgia’s Progress Substantial

The European Commission published a report on Georgia’s reform process, assessing the overall...

Greece Appoints New Ambassador to Georgia

Greece appointed a new Ambassador to Georgia, Georgios Chatzimichelakis...

Georgian Occupied Regions Security Threat for Europe?

Deputy Foreign Minister Davit Dondua last week met EU Special...

Huntington’s Wisdom, Endless Conflict?

Are we really done with world wars? No, aren’t! No matter how civilized...