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...

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...