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...

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...

Suicidal Saint Stirs Controversy

The Patriarchy of Georgia stated that a painting of a suicidal Virgin Mary is blasphemy and propagates suicide...

Georgia’s Junior Rugby Players Trained with Georgian Armed Forces

Georgia’s junior national rugby team held preparation trainings for the World Rugby Championship with Georgian soldiers...

Peter Nasmyth: From Rooftops to Glaciers

‘I have a genuine affection for Georgia. I am not cynical about the country and...

Tricks n Treats in Tbilisi this Halloween

Not up for carving out your own pumpkin and handing out candies this...

Back to Becho

I had been casting about for another school to volunteer in as an English...

Roma People, a Stateless Community in Georgia

Even in the 21st century there exist people who do not have an Identity...

Books for Every Village at Wendy’s Georgia

Fast food restaurant Wendy’s Georgia, together with publishers...

Women Fighting for Higher Education

Why should a girl get an education...

A Social Enterprise that Should Not Be Closed

Three Social Enterprises was created in the Pankisi Gorge this year whose...

Vaping in Georgia

I bought my first pack of cigarettes in April, 2007, and have been abusing...