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...

National Food Agency Activates Bread Labeling Control

Georgia’s National Food Agency (NFA) held a meeting with representatives of bread companies...

Kazakh Embassy Celebrates 25 Years of Independence

On Friday 9 November, the Embassy of Kazakhstan in Georgia held its annual celebration of Kazakhi Independence...

Parrot Puzzles & Glittering Fir Cones at the QSI Winter Bazaar

The QSI annual Winter Bazaar saw 40 vendors selling their handcrafted goods on Friday, including Christmas...

EU & UN Reaffirm Commitment to Support Georgia in Protecting Human Rights

Georgia is celebrating Human Rights Day with a series of events today, December 10...

Is Sharia a Trigger for Early Marriages?

The minimum legal age for marriage in Georgia is 18. According to...

Flight Response

Having bought our tickets for Canada as fast as possible, to attempt ...

Time to Meddle: Ogden on Actually Educating People

When I was a young lad at school, exactly what education...

Regional University Students Learn Climate Smart Agriculture

Students of the Samtskhe-Javakheti and Telavi Universities are benefiting...

Paint the World & the Little Things That Count

Lika Torikashvili, 19, is everything but ordinary. A Harry Potter fan at...

“I think like a Georgian” – Ilyas Cilloglu on Identity, Education and Being Georgian

An exclusive interview with the Rector of International Black Sea University...