A New Government, But Not For Long
- Introduction. // Political Intelligence Briefing;10/30/2013, p60
The article discusses world politics and elections as of October 2013. Topics include political instability in Madagascar, parliamentary elections in the Czech Republic and Argentina, presidential elections in Georgia, Ethiopia, Tajikistan, and Maldives, and both presidential and parliamentary...
- Confidence vote brings more ÄŒSSD infighting. Carey, Nick // Prague Business Journal;3/10/2003, Vol. 8 Issue 9, p1
Reports that Czech Republic Prime Minister Vladimir Spidla is expected to win the vote of confidence set for May 11, 2003. In-fighting within his Social Democratic Party; Result of Vaclav Klaus's election as president; Factors playing in favor and against Spidla.
- RISK SUMMARY: CZECH REPUBLIC. // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States;Nov2006, Vol. 13 Issue 11, p6
The article presents information on the political, economic and business risks in Czech Republic. After a month of being in power, the Civic Democrat government was about to face a confidence vote that would probably fail. The 2010 euro adoption target of Czech Republic was abandoned after...
- THE POLITICIANS LOSE, BUT THE PEOPLE WIN. Pardek, Simon // New Presence: The Prague Journal of Central European Affairs;Summer2006, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p3
The article comments on the political situation in the Czech Republic as of July 2006. The recently concluded parliamentary elections brought to light the challenges faced by the nation's leadership. The results, however illustrates increasing civic participation in democratic exercises. For the...
- A TOOTHLESS DOG. Pehe, Jir� // New Presence: The Prague Journal of Central European Affairs;Summer2006, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p22
The article focuses on the relationship between the government of the Czech Republic and the Czech Communist Party, also known as the KSCM. The strong influence of the KSCM is difficult to understand. Political analysts are under a false perception that the party is an extreme left-wing party....
- THE NAKED EMPEROR. Fleischmann, Petr // New Presence: The Prague Journal of Central European Affairs;Summer2006, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p28
The article reflects on the viability of the Czech Communist Party in 2006. Also known as the KSCM, the party is denying its identity as well as its past. It suffers from the inability to reassess its own historical role. The party's continued use of the word communist reveals its struggle...
- COMMUNISTS IN THE WAY. Str�nsk�, Martin Jan // New Presence: The Prague Journal of Central European Affairs;Summer2006, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p60
The article reflects on the strength of the Czech Communist Party as of July 2006. The party is the only remaining communist party in Europe. It has not renounced its brutal past and instead represents itself as a continuation of the old communist system. However, the party maintains close ties...
- Most Czechs believe political parties are corrupt. // Regional Today;10/17/2013, p1
The article reports that some 83% of surveyed Czechs believe political parties are corrupt based on the survey conducted by CVVM agency.
- Wake-up call for Czech politicians. O′Shaughnessy, Dermont // New Presence: The Prague Journal of Central European Affairs;Winter2003, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p5
Focuses on the political activities of Social Democrats party in Czech Republic. Reason behind the phenomenon; Identification of the main party in the governing coalition; Attributions of the party's success.