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...

World Bank Optimistic about Launch of 2018-2020 Program in Georgia

The World Bank has welcomed a four-point governmental reform plan that aims...

Alcoholic Beverage and Tobacco Prices to Steadily Increase in 2016

Alcoholic beverages and tobacco prices will steadily increase over the course of 2016, according to the National Statistics Office of Georgia...

Georgia to Re-launch Wine Route Project

Georgia’s National Tourism Administration agency is set to re-launch a national wine route project...

EU’s Avramopoulos in Tbilisi to Support Georgians’ Visa-Free Regime

EU Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos...

UPDATE: Heavy Fighting Erupts in Nagorno-Karabakh

Intense heavy fighting broke out in the early hours of Saturday morning...

Abkhazia Imposes Visa Regime on Most Countries

Georgia’s breakaway region Abkhazia on Friday began its new visa regime for countries...

Georgia’s Partnership Fund to Restore Borjomi Romanov Palace

Georgia’s Partnership Fund will restore a famed 19th century Romanov Palace in the country’s mountain resort town Borjomi...

Black Sea Rivera to Build Hotel in Ganmukhuri

Georgian real estate developer Black Sea Rivera will build a 120-room hotel complex in Ganmukhuri...

New Tourism Campaign Promoting Minsk Set to Launch in Tbilisi

A new advertising campaign promoting the Belarusian capital Minsk as a tourism...

Republicans to Leave Georgian Dream, Will Run Independently

The Republicans, a key faction in the ruling Georgian Dream coalition...