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Electricity Market Watch

GALT & TAGGART The generation of deregulated HPPs already posted a significant increase in Dec-16 (+27.5% y/y)...

Price and Prejudice on the Georgian Market for Cigarettes

It is a truth universally acknowledged that cigarettes are bad for human health. Yet whenever the government...

The First 100 Days of the Georgian Dream Gov’t: A Reality Check

On February 22, the Georgian Institute of Politics (GIP) presented its latest report...

Dechert OnPoint: Georgia & the Energy Charter Treaty

The 1994 Energy Charter Treaty (“ECT”) was ratified by Georgia on 22 February 1995...

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...