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...

Mikheil Daushvili Appointed new Business Ombudsman

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Gakharia has appointed a new business ombudsman...

Members of Parliamentary Majority Leave the Ruling Team

Members of the parliamentary majority, including Tamar Chugoshvili, Irina Pruidze...

Parliament Speaker: Elections Will be held with 3% Barrier, Blocs and Mixed System

"The parliamentary elections will be held with a 3% barrier, blocs and a mixed system...

Parliament Rejects Bill on Electoral Amendments

The Parliament has rejected the bill on constitutional amendments...

Mdinaradze: Ivanishvili Convinced Some MPs to Support Proportional Elections

The Chair of the Faction “Georgian Dream”, Mamuka Mdinaradze, says that...

PM on Mikheil Chkhenkeli's Appointment as Education Minister

Prime Minister of Georgia, Giorgi Gakharia, has responded to Mikheil Chkhenkeli's recent appointment...

PM: Proportional Election is Essential Step for Democratic Development of the Country

"Proportional election is the essential step for the democratic development of the country ...

Lelo Movement Calls On Govt' to Support the Change of Electoral System

As foreshadowed by the new public movement “Lelo”, if ...

Parliament Postpones Voting on Draft Law on Electoral Changes

The Parliament of Georgia has postponed the voting on the draft law on electoral changes...

PM of Israel: ‘We Will Continue to Hit Them With No Mercy’

“We are continuing to hit Islamic Jihad after eliminating its senior commander in the Strip,” Netanyahu told...