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...

Breathe Deep: If You Want Change, You Have to Fight For It

It is always a good idea to put the spotlight on local problems, like air pollution...

Hope for the Best, Prepare for the Worst: Ogden on EU Fever

Unless you live in a cave, under Tbilisi Sea or in Gldani, you’ll have noticed that...

New Year Food Fair to Support Georgian Farmers

To support smallholder farmers’ access to local markets, a globally renowned...

Russia’s Visa Facilitation with Georgia a Poisoned Apple for Georgians?

Russia’s Foreign Ministry has announced visa-facilitation with Georgia following...

New Year, New Prime Minister

A week before the New Year and the country is left without a prime minister or government...

Georgia’s Prime Minister Resigns

Georgia’s Prime Minister Irakli Garibashvili, one of youngest state leaders in the...

Georgia Accelerating on Her EU Path

The European Commission on December 18th issued a positive report on Georgia’s...

Belgium Ratifies Georgia-EU Agreement

The Belgian Parliament ratified the Association Agreement (AA) signed in July between...

Starting January Georgia Accredited to Certify Honey for Export

The laboratory of the Ministry of Agriculture will receive accreditation to conduct honey research in January...

Colorful Manholes on Tbilisi Streets (PHOTO)

Tbilisi's residents were happily surprised this morning...