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...

Counting Chickens…An Election System for the People

The Georgian Parliament will determine the fate of the electoral system during...

Georgian PM in Washington, Vows to Continue Pro-Western Course

Georgian Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili was in Washington this week to...

TBC Bank Introduces Financial Literacy Survey

One of Georgia’s leading banks, TBC Bank, has funded a large scale...

More than 100 Georgian Soldiers Return Home from Afghanistan

Over 150 soldiers from the Georgian Army’s 22nd Battalion...

Georgia Ranked 71st by Tourism Competitiveness Index

The World Economic Forum has ranked Georgia 71st on its Travel...

Georgian Intelligence Arrests Five for Attempted Nuclear-Grade Material Sale

Georgia’s intelligence service agency has detained five citizens for allegedly...

Georgia’s Parliament Speaker Visits Brussels to Discuss Prospects of Visa Free Travel

Georgia’s Parliamentary Speaker Davit Usupashvili is meeting...

Construction of Gardabani Thermal Power Station Planned for 2017

Construction of Georgia’s USD 190 million Gardabani 2 thermal power...

Georgia Ranked 71st by Tourism Competitiveness Index

The World Economic Forum has ranked Georgia 71st on...

Are Working Women Happy Women? View from the Greater Caucasus

Already in ancient times philosophers debated the nature of happiness...