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...

Turashvili’s Top 5 Must-Reads of Georgian Literature

One may find it surprising that a small country like Georgia...

How Worried Are You By ISIS?

The Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University Center of Research...

Sweating in the Frost: Svaneti

A friend wrote recently from Ushguli that the temperature...

Bloody Sheets: An Age-old Tradition Still Held in Georgia’s Regions

Definition of ‘Yenge’ – a supervisor of sexual inter-course of a new-married couple...

Culture - A Common Language with Street Children

Fund AhuAhu for culture development was founded in 2010...

Seventh Annual Burns Supper Breaks Fundraising Record

The Burns Supper and Ball is now firmly established as a highlight...

Over 300 Thousand People Visited Georgia in January

The Georgian National Tourism Administration (GNTA) recently announced...

The Call of Duty: Ogden on Political Image

Last night, I came across a picture of former President Mikheil Saakashvili...

Iowa Caucuses: Cruz Smacks Donald Trump, Democrats ‘Feel the Bern’

It feels like election season has been going on forever in the US...

Georgia Looking Good, but Could Be Better in the Eyes of the EU

The European Commission published a report last week on Georgia’s...