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...

Russia Kisses Syria Goodbye. Mission Accomplished?

On March 14 President Putin announced that Russian military forces were...

“Culture is Not One of Life’s Luxuries. It is Life Itself”

Georgia, Armenia and Azerbaijan – all three countries have started to speak...

Obama’s Foreign Policy

As President Obama’s time in office comes to a close, his supporters and...

The Video Terror

I cannot boast my skill and sophistication in a complicated trade...

We Are Not China! Pre-Election Recruiting and Returns

Georgian politics has already switched to pre-election mode...

35th Round of Geneva Talks and its Peripheries

On March 22-23, the 35th round of the Geneva International Discussions...

Holding Back the Tide: Brussels’ Importance to the West and its Allies

Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in Brussels, which left more than 30 dead...

Tbilisi Zoo Hosts New Animals

Severe flooding in Tbilisi on June 13, 2015, killed most of the animals...

European School Makes History as First CIS Member School in Georgia

The European School in Tbilisi has been awarded membership of the prestigious...

Op-Ed: Brussels’ Importance to the West and its Allies

Tuesday’s terrorist attacks in Brussels, which left more than 30 dead and dozens in critical condition...