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...

Occupied Tskhinvali Closes Crossing Point on New Year Holidays

The de-facto government of the occupied Tskhinvali Region...

The Christmas & New Year's Eve Festivities Awaiting You in Tbilisi

New Year in Georgia is one of the most important celebrations and everyone waits...

Director of TV Pirveli Leaves Meeting with Finance Minister in Protest

Inga Grigolia, director of TV Pirveli, has left the meeting between the Finance Minister ...

Two Dead, 15 Hurt as Bus on Moscow-Tbilisi Route Overturns

2 Georgian citizens died and 16 more received injuries in a bus accident ...

The Brotherhood of Man, Georgian Wine, & Christmas Spirit

The Brotherhood of Man usually seems like an abstract concept, but when total strangers...

Traditions: Etseri, Svaneti

This is one of the seasons, Christmas, when one changes one’s behavior according to the time of year...

Patriarch Celebrates 42 Years in Power

The Georgian Orthodox Church marked the 42nd anniversary of the enthronement of Catholicos-Patriarch...

Patriarchate of Georgia, UAE Embassy Distribute New Year Gifts & Food

On December 23, the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in Georgia organized...

DRI: Occupation Forces Conduct Census in Akhalgori District

The Russian controlled occupation forces are conducting a census in the occupied Akhalgori ...

Solidarity Action Scheduled to Support of Imprisoned Georgian Doctor

The solidarity action ‘Signal of Freedom’ in support of ...