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...

Never Waste a Good Crisis

Achieving economic independence from Russia will be costly in the short-term...

Trade Deficit Shrinks, as Exports, Tourism & Remittances Show Strong Growth

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the second quarter of 2019...

Peace March for Women’s Rights in Tbilisi

Shouting their slogans, the peaceful group headed along the Streets of Tbilisi to conclude the march in front of...

Road Accidents Up in Georgia

Official data of the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MIA) shows that road accidents in Georgia in 2016 increased by...

DIY: Etseri, Svaneti

It has occurred to me that, living in a rural setting, one has certain...

Boosting Tourism? Perhaps over My Dead Body: Ogden on Georgian Taxi Drivers

That Georgia is a truly beautiful country with some of the most...

German Media Says 10 Georgians Detained for Burglary

Ten Georgians are reported among the 15 detained as a result...

A Love Letter to Tbilisi

In 2013, the Ukrainian Blogger Daria Kholodilina decided to move to Georgia...

Human Rights Watch Includes Georgia in Its 2017 World Report

Human Rights Watch (HRW), an American-founded international NGO...

About Community-based Housing for the Disabled, and a Dream

See me, I can! – reads the slogan of ‘Hand in Hand,’ an NGO that provides community-based housing...

Soundtrack of that Life: Etseri, Svaneti

As has happened more than once in my seven years of marriage...

The Philosophy of Love & Avoiding Inevitability

GEORGIA TODAY once again meets Merab Oniani...