Tbilisi Taxi Reform: Will It Work?

In the summer of 2019, Tbilisi City Hall came up with a new initiative...

Global Slowdown & Geopolitical Tensions May Affect Georgia’s Growth Expectations

ISET-PI has updated its forecast of Georgia’s real GDP growth rate for the third and fourth quarters of 2019...

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...

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...