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...

Ukrainian-US Military Exercises Sea Breeze started in the Black Sea

International Ukrainian-US military exercise “Sea Breeze”, involving 16 countries...

Cruelty Has the Ball, or World War Three

Would it be fair to say that the world has become a more violent place to...

In Defiance of Secularism, Democracy and Freedom of Expression

The behaviour of politicians and national leaders often makes me feel the...

Conjecturing Turkey’s Attempted Coup

It’s readily apparent that the July 15th attempted coup in Turkey...

Gunpowder, Treason & Plot…

Surveys on political party ratings have long been a comedy in Georgia...

Ministry of Environment Talks Air Pollution and Plans to Reduce It

This June a report on the health of the peoples of the world was released...

Georgia’s PM Visits Turkey to Show Support, Hold Bi-lateral Talks

Following coup attempt in Turkey, Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili arrived...

Slovenia Firmly Supports Georgia’s EU- Atlantic Aspiration, President Says

Georgia’s President Giorgi Margvelashvili met with his Slovenian counterpart Borut Pahor...

Georgia’s Kvirikashvili Speaks with Turkish Counterpart Ahead of Visit to Ankara

Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili spoke by phone with his Turkish...

Georgia Should Be Urging Turkey to Pursue a Policy of Unity

To analyze developments in Turkey, their importance for the region...