Union of Georgian Airports Reveals Top 5 Potential Destinations with USAID Partnership

The Union of Georgian Airports, in partnership with the USAID economic security program, has identified the top 5 potential destinations for Georgian airports through joint research.

Georgia Assumes Official Status as Host Country for 2024 ADB Annual Meeting

Georgia's Finance Minister, Lasha Khutsishvili, has stated that the upcoming hosting of the Asian Development Bank's (ADB) annual meeting in Tbilisi in May 2024

Tbilisi to Introduce Payment by QR Code for Taxis

Starting from May 22, 2023, passengers in Tbilisi, Georgia's capital city, will have the option to pay for taxi rides through a QR code, according to an announcement by the city's mayor

Georgia and South Korea Initiate Economic Partnership Negotiations

Georgia's Ministry of Economy has announced the commencement of negotiations on an economic partnership agreement between Georgia and South Korea.

Georgian Farmers to Benefit from Enhanced Agricultural Insurance Program

The Rural Development Agency has announced changes to the country's agricultural insurance program. According to Natalia Kharatishvili, the agency's deputy director, farmers will now receive 70% co-financing instead of the previous 50%.

Georgia's First Cyclotron Center to Treat Cancer to Open in Kutaisi by Mid-2025

Georgia is set to become a pioneer in cancer treatment as it prepares to open the country's first cyclotron center for diagnosis and treatment of cancerous diseases in Kutaisi by mid-2025.

Over ₾200 Million Invested in Goderdzi Resort for Sustainable Development

An investment of over ₾200 million is currently being poured into the Goderdzi resort in Georgia, with more than 25 investment projects already approved and underway, according to the Minister of Finance and Economy of Adjara, Jaba Putkaradze.

Global Employers to Cut 83 Million Jobs by 2027: World Economic Forum Report

A report by the World Economic Forum has revealed that global employers plan to create 69 million jobs and cut 83 million by 2027. The findings highlight the impact of technological advancements, with 42% of tasks expected to be automated by 2027.

Georgia's Water Resources Management Law in Need of Reform

In a recent podcast episode of "Guide to Economic Reforms," Mariam Bakhtadze, water resources management advisor of the USAID economic governance program, spoke with Soso Galumashvili, Senior consultant at Gepra.