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...

Kelly Degnan: Georgia's Independence Remains under Threat from Russia

Kelly Degnan, the new US Ambassador to Georgia, who was approved for the role in December...

Anatoly Bibilov: "Border" With Georgia Will Not Be Opened

According to the self-proclaimed President of South Ossetia Anatoly Bibilov...

Tskhinvali Concerned about Statements Made By Abkhaz Opposition Leader

"Tskhinvali is concerned about the statements made by the Abkhaz opposition leader...

Senate Initiates Impeachment Trial of President Trump

The 100 legislators of the US Senate were sworn in on Thursday as jurors for the approaching impeachment trial of President Donald Trump....

Macron's Collaborationist Approach to Russia Perplexes 'Audience

French President Emmanuel Macron stated in a conference with the news outlet ...

Ukraine PM Submits Resignation Letter

Ukraine’s Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk has submitted a letter of resignation...

New US Ambassador to Georgia Takes Oath

Kelly Degnan was sworn in as new U.S. Ambassador to Georgia at the U.S. Department of State...

The Abkhazia Revolution

Occupied Abkhazia was once again hit by a revolutionary wave...

Putin’s Constitutional Revolution in Russia – Tandem Government

On Wednesday, during the annual state-of-the-nation address, one of several appearances before the Russian...

Russian Parliament Approves Mikhail Mishustin as New Prime Minister

Russian lawmakers approved President Vladimir Putin's nomination for a new prime minister ...