Georgia’s New Gold Rush: Or the Economic Prospects of Export of Medical Marijuana

This article continues the theme of ISET Economist blog “Decriminalize Marijuana?” written by my colleague...

Georgia's Growth Projections Strong, but Turkish Lira Crisis May Dampen Buoyant Forecasts

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the third and fourth...

AUGUST: Average Hotel Prices in Georgia and Hotel Price Index

In Georgia, the average cost of a room in a 3-star hotel was 147 GEL per night in August 2018...

A Fruitful Summer for Georgian Agriculture! The Business Confidence Index Q3 2018

Overall, the BCI lost 4.2 points compared to Q2 2018. Expectations in the private sector in Georgia...

Eastern Partnership European School Opens in Tbilisi

It is the first such school established outside the EU...

Bakuriani to Host European Training Courses

Youth workers and leaders from the Eastern Neighborhood Partnershipare given the opportunity to commit their self in the European...

New TB Drug Trial Begins

A new drug trial aimed at faster and more effective treatment for tuberculosis started in Georgia....

New Georgian Heroin Appears on Market

The deputy director of the drug prevention center and head of...

Pope Francis Recommends Psychiatric Help for Children with Gay Tendencies

On August 25, Pope Francis arrived in Ireland while the Catholic Church is going through pedophilia and sexual abuses cases...

Sanctions to Increase for Drunk Driving

The package of new amendments will be presented to Parliament at the autumn session...

Apprentice Guide Meets Muse: Etseri-Becho, Svaneti

Can one have too much of a good thing if the thing in question is Mt. Ushba...

Stroke Death Rates Decreasing Overall

The European Heart Journal published new research on 15 August showing that deaths...

Washington Revisited

Ihate to go schmaltzy about my exploits, but I feel I must recount this one...

Kaladze’s Weekly Priorities: Transportation, Infrastructure, Keeping Tbilisi Beautiful

Each week, the municipal government of Tbilisi holds a meeting at City Hall...

New Charity Campaign Launched to Help Orphanage Children

The children are aged from 1 to 19 ...