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...

Incumbent Foreign Minister Named Candidate PM

The parliamentary majority of Georgian Dream has endorsed the candidacy of Georgia’s...

Russia’s Visa Facilitation with Georgia a Poisoned Apple for Georgians?

Russia’s Foreign Ministry has announced visa-facilitation with Georgia following...

New Year, New Prime Minister

A week before the New Year and the country is left without a prime minister or government...

Belgium Ratifies Georgia-EU Agreement

The Belgian Parliament ratified the Association Agreement (AA) signed in July between...

UNM: Garibashvili’s Resignation Fairy Tale

The United National Movement, Georgia's main opposition, said the Prime Minister's resignation...

Garibashvili: Georgian Dream Established a New Political Culture

Prime Minister of Georgia Iarkli Garibashvili resigned from office yesterday evening...

BREAKING: Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili Resigns

Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili, one of youngest state leaders in the world, resigned...

Georgian President Awards Irine Enukidze the Order of Queen Tamara

The President of Georgia declared 2015 as the Year of Women and granted Irine Enukidze...

Russia Simplifies Visas for Georgian Citizens

Russia’s Foreign Ministry (MFA) announced that from December 23rd a visa...

Parliament of Abkhazia Ratifies Military Agreement with Russia

Occupied Abkhazia’s local media reported that the de facto parliament...