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...

First Georgian National Receives Honorary Member of the Order of the British Empire

Marina Tsitsishvili, President of the Georgian Branch of the English Speaking...

Georgian-born Sakvarelidze Sacked by Ukraine’s Disgraced Prosecutor General

Ukraine’s Georgian-born Deputy Prosecutor General David Sakvarelidze was suddenly...

EPP President Comes Under Fire for Disbelieving Statement on Georga’s Visa Free Travel

The President of the European People’s Party (EPP) Joseph Daul is currently visiting Georgia’s...

Russia Boycotts International Nuclear Security Summit

Russia has opted to boycott an upcoming nuclear security summit to discuss...

UK Foreign Secretary Calls Russia Main Threat to International Peace

UK Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond on Wednesday called Russia...

Transport as Social Status and Segregation

Mobility is a major challenge throughout the world. The main reason could...

Spy Chief Says Fewer Georgian Citizens Joining ISIS

The number of Georgian citizens volunteering to fight for ISIS in Syria and Iraq has significantly...

Tbilisi State University Rector Vladimer Papava Resigns

The Rector of Tbilisi State University (TSU), Vladimer Papava has resigned...

Girls Make Up 95% of Underage Marriages in Georgia

The issue of child marriages has recently come to the attention of the Georgian government...

Turkish Calik Holding to launch Major Investment Projects in Georgia

One of the largest Turkish companies, Calik Holding and GE Power, plan to carry out major investment projects in Georgia...