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...

Abkhaz Leader Meets Russia’s Putin to Boost Relations

Russian President Vladimir Putin met Thursday with the de-facto head of Georgia’s breakaway...

Fixing the Labor Shortage: Ogden on Education

Prime Minister Kvirikashvili has decided that what Georgia really needs is...

The Cracks in the Dam

In the last five days, Energy Minister Kakha Kaladze has made two important...

Georgia’s Pankisi Gorge: More than 25 Years of External Manipulation

In response to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov’s statement last month...

Having Your Cake and Eating It

Georgia’s historical destiny has been tempered and shaped at many...

Deadly Explosion in Turkey Suspected Terrorist Attack

An explosion hit military vehicles in the Turkish capital on Wednesday evening, claiming the lives of 28 people...

Foreign Ministers from Georgia, Azerbaijan and Turkey to Meet in Tbilisi

Georgian, Azerbaijani and Turkish Foreign Ministers are gearing up to meet in Tbilisi for their fifth meeting...

Georgia Welcomes Sanctions Lift Against Belarus

The Georgian Foreign Ministry has welcomed a decision by the EU Foreign Affairs Council to lift the restrictive sanctions...

Austria Includes Georgia on List of Safe Countries

Austria has included Georgia on its list of countries considered safe or low risk, shortening the consideration time for Georgian asylum seekers...

NATO Holds Joint Drills on Georgia’s Black Sea Coast

The NATO military alliance has sent four naval war ships to Georgia’s Black Sea...