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...

Tbilisi to Toast Revered Scottish Poet at 7th Annual Burns Supper and Ball

On Saturday 30 January, the great and good of Tbilisi were gathered at the...

Ramsey Lewis’ 80th Album to Open Jazz Series 2016

The annual Jazz Series is a musical event that takes place once a month...

Georgian President, Foreign Diplomats Meet Pankisi Locals

President of Georgia Giorgi Margvelashvili, accompanied by United State and EU...

PACE: Protection of Human Rights Defenders in Georgia Deteriorating

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) adopted a document stating...

Georgia's Defence Ministry Officials Suspended Over Central Africa Accident

Six officials of the Georgian Defence Ministry have been suspended from their duties after...

Georgian Wine Centers to Open in China

Suolun Group, a Chinese trade group, will open 60-80 new Georgian wine centers in China this yea...

Tbilisi Metro Stations to Be Rehabilitated

According to Tbilisi City Hall, a large scaled reconstruction of Tbilisi Metro is launching. At this stage six stations will be rehabilitated...

Georgian Peacekeepers Accused of Child Abuse in Central Africa

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights expressed alarm regarding new allegations...

EBRD to Finance Tbilisi Public Bus Upgrade

Tbilisi City Hall is applying for a loan from the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development...

EU Commission: Despite Minor Shortcomings Georgia’s Progress Substantial

The European Commission published a report on Georgia’s reform process, assessing the overall...