Citations with the tag: POLITICAL stability
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- Too little stability in Turkey.
Baran, Zeyno // Christian Science Monitor; 2/18/97, Vol. 89 Issue 57, p19
Reports that democracy in Turkey is being threatened, as evidenced by tanks rumbling through the streets in Sincan, a province near Ankara. How the situation can be alleviated without the interference of the military; Political situation in Turkey; Importance of Turkey's stability to Unites...
- POLITICAL OVERVIEW.
Baran, Zeyno // Malta Country Review; 2007, p7
The article presents an overview of the political stability of Malta.
- POLITICAL OVERVIEW.
Baran, Zeyno // Marshall Islands Country Review; 2007, p7
The article presents an overview of the political condition of Marshall Islands, which include the country's political stability, human rights condition and effectiveness of its government.
- Country Overview.
Baran, Zeyno // Guatemala Country Review; 2011, preceding p1
The article presents a country profile for Guatemala, the largest and most populous country in Central America, highlighting its political stability following the 1996 peace agreement.
- Iran's revolution competes with Hollywood, CNN.
Peterson, Scott // Christian Science Monitor; 9/24/96, Vol. 88 Issue 210, p1
Reports on changes in the political landscape of Iran, since the mullahs or clerics came into power in the country. Internal problems found in Iran; Information on a debate between conservative clerics; Statement of Iran spiritual leader Ayatollah Sayed Ali Kahmenei on the Constitution.
Peterson, Scott // Middle East Reporter (Daily Edition); 5/24/2010, Vol. 191 Issue 4858, p15
The article reports that Egyptian Prime Minister Ahmed Nazif is hopeful that the 82-year-old President Hosni Mubarak will seek a sixth-year Presidential term to foster political stability in Egypt.
- Libya needs to focus on stability.
Peterson, Scott // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 1/20/2012, Vol. 56 Issue 3, p7
The article discusses how Libya's National Transitional Council (NTC) can restore stability in the region by building a bureaucratic capacity which was absent in the regime of former dictator Muammar Gaddafi.
- How Korea's Web Got So Tangled.
Miller, Jerry // Naval History; Apr2003, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p20
Focuses on the political instability that exists in Korea. Reason for the instability; Principles subscribed by the U.S. for existence in the civilized world.
- Think First.
Miller, Jerry // Transitions Online; 2/3/2003, pN.PAG
Comments on Czech parliament's failure to elect a new president after Vaclav Havel's term in office ended at midnight on 2 February 2003. Two points in the debate over whether the Czech Republic should hold direct elections; Clarification about constitutional changes.
- Political transition and civil society: The cases of Kenya and Zambia.
VonDoepp, Peter // Studies in Comparative International Development; Spring96, Vol. 31 Issue 1, p24
Explores the role of organizations and institutions in society as agents of political change. Comparison of political transition in Kenya and Zambia; Influence of civil society in processes of liberalization and democratization; Attributes that make certain elements of civil society effective...
- Reconstruction of Diplomatic Norms in Southeast Asia: The Case for Strict Adherence to the "ASEAN Way".
Katsumata, Hiro // Contemporary Southeast Asia: A Journal of International & Strate; Apr2003, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p104
This article discusses the development of the "ASEAN Way". It argues that the basis of the "ASEAN Way" is constituted by global norms, such as the principle of non-interference. Yet the Southeast Asian countries have incrementally reconstructed these ideational elements in the Asian context,...
- Pessimists have yet to learn hell won't prevail.
Blackburn, Thomas E. // National Catholic Reporter; 9/3/93, Vol. 29 Issue 38, p15
Features a discussion on the declines of communist and western political orthodoxy. End of Soviet communism; Democratic capitalism; Coherence of western ideology; Government on a religious basis.
- chapter 3: 10-Year Forecast.
Blackburn, Thomas E. // Chile Business Forecast Report; 2009 3rd Quarter, p25
The article presents an economic outlook for Chilean economy for 2008-2018, taking key issues in political stability, capital investment, demographic, productivity growth, economic composition and monetary policy.
- The Arab ALTERNATIVE.
Dickey, Christopher // Bulletin with Newsweek; 1/28/2003, Vol. 120 Issue 6357, p38
Discusses alternative ways for a regime change in Iraq other than a direct war against the country. Role to be played by Arab countries in averting the war; Efforts of Arab countries to establish a democratic government.
- Country Overview.
Dickey, Christopher // Comoros Country Review; 2011, preceding p1
The article offers a country overview of Comoros, a small archipelago constituting three islands in the Indian Ocean which has been infested by political instability.
- Prosperity for Africans highly possible.
Kemp, Jack; Payne, Donald M. // Human Events; 06/27/97, Vol. 53 Issue 24, p15
Discusses the need for African countries to adopt liberal economic policies and democratic political reforms in order to enjoy prosperity. Significant privatization expected in 17 countries; Improvements in old colonial tax codes; Political steps towards freedom; Foundation in monetary policy.
- Politics first.
Marshall, Will // Freedom Review; Nov/Dec95, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p15
Opinion. Comments that one's safety and prosperity depends on the political order of other countries. Limiting principles; Replacement of the Agency for International Development (AID).
- October Days.
Eidelman, Tamara // Russian Life; Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p19
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of witnessing the political event in Russia in October 1993.
- Africa focus.
Cornwell, Richard // Africa Insight; 1997, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p73
Opinion. Comments on Africa's prospects for political stability. Reference to Mozambique's failure to absorb demobilized soldiers into gainful employment; Identification of other factors hindering economic progress; Effect of these problems on the Government of National Unity and Reconstruction.
- THE STABILITY IS IN THE EYE OF THE BEHOLDER EDITION.
Cornwell, Richard // Newsweek (Pacific Edition); 6/6/2005, Vol. 145 Issue 23, p4
Presents a chart of news briefs on political, social, and economic stability in China, Taiwan, Morocco, Philippines, and Indonesia. Reaction by China to Taiwan's bid for entry into the World Health Organization; Nationalist activity in Morocco; Family corruption scandal within the government of...
- LITHUANIA: RISK SUMMARY.
Cornwell, Richard // Emerging Europe Monitor: Central Europe & Baltic States; Aug2010, Vol. 17 Issue 8, p11
The article explores Lithuania's political, economic and business environment risk summary in 2010 including the political stability of the country which stays on edge, the slight increase in consumer price inflation and the threat in another break in gas supplies.
- The Xinjiang Problem (I): Stabilization and Rectification Policies, 1996-98.
Tong, James // Chinese Law & Government; Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p3
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on the documents on three major violent disturbances in Hotan, Ili, and Urumqi in China from 1995 to 1997, one on the evaluation of the stabilization campaign in 1998 and one on the two religious policy documents.
- Summary of Minutes of the Meeting on Safeguarding Stability in Xinjiang (Excerpts) (March 19, 1996).
Tong, James // Chinese Law & Government; Jan/Feb2010, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p9
An excerpt from the summary of minutes of the meeting on safeguarding stability in Xinjiang, China on March 19, 1996 is presented.
- RISK SUMMARY: HONDURAS.
Tong, James // Latin America Monitor: Central America Monitor; Oct2011, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p7
The article discusses political, economic and business environment risks in Honduras as of October 2011 including political instability, sanitation services, and the Patuca III hydroelectric project.
- On the Borderline Between Elite and Mass Culture.
In'Shakova, Evgeniia IU. // Russian Studies in History; Fall2003, Vol. 42 Issue 2, p7
Focuses on the basic traits of the Russian avant-garde culture. Proclamation of revolutionary ideas and ideals in life; Establishment of social and political stability in the country; Level of authoritarianism.
- Freeing political prisoners: A fresh start?
Gaouette, Nicole // Christian Science Monitor; 5/26/98, Vol. 90 Issue 125, p18
Reports that the new Indonesian government under President B.J. Habibie will give amnesty to political prisoners jailed for criticizing former President Suharto. Ways that Habibie's government is establishing a break with Suharto's regime; Effect of the prisoner release on the International...
- The nexus between democracy and stability: The case of Southeast Asia.
Hassan, Mohamed Jawhar // Contemporary Southeast Asia: A Journal of International & Strate; Sep96, Vol. 18 Issue 2, p163
Examines the relationship between democracy and stability, with particular reference to the prevailing situation in Southeast Asia. Various types and degrees of formal and substantive democracy; Treatment by non-democratic government of democracy as destabilizing.
Hassan, Mohamed Jawhar // Middle East Monitor: The Gulf; Oct2002, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p4
Reports economic developments in United Arab Emirates as of October 2002. Impact of possibility of Gulf War to regional instability; Economic considerations of possible Gulf War; Sponsorship of conference on the role of Information and Communication Technologies.
Hassan, Mohamed Jawhar // Middle East Monitor: The Gulf; Oct2002, Vol. 12 Issue 10, p10
Reports economic developments in Iran as of October 2002. Risk of political stability from anticipated U.S. attack; Prospects of growth from oil prices; Termination of oil project contracts with foreign countries by oil minister Bijan Namdar Zanganeh.
- Political Stability.
Hassan, Mohamed Jawhar // Madagascar Country Review; 2011, p40
The article offers information on the Political Stability Index which measures the dynamic between the quality of a country's government and the threats that can compromise and undermine stability.
- Vision 2011 - National Economic Revival Seminar Inaugurated.
Hassan, Mohamed Jawhar // Economic Review (05318955); May2001, Vol. 32 Issue 5, p31
Highlights the Pakistan Vision 2001, a national economic revival seminar. Schedule of the inaugural session; Accounts on political stability and public service; Participants of the conference.
- Mountain Impasse.
T. O. L. // Transitions Online; 7/14/2008, p2
The article discusses the political instability in the fractured landscape of the Balkan region with particular reference to Kosovo, Serbia. A security analysis in 2006 by the Kosovo Institute for Policy Research and Development asserted that Kosovo remains a divided society with little...
- Ur summit on Iraqi renaissance.
T. O. L. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest; 4/18/2003, Vol. 47 Issue 16, p2
Reports on the summit to discuss the reconstruction of the political system in Iraq. Representative of Iraqi groups; Text of the resolution passed at the Ur meeting.
- How Long Do Economic Sanctions Last? Examining the Sanctioning Process Through Duration.
Bolks, Sean; Al-Sowayel, D'ina // Political Research Quarterly; Jun2000, Vol. 53 Issue 2, p4
Considers the determinants of economic sanction duration. Significance of the target's institutional structure and its political stability; Theoretical framework based on the target's political features; Impact of the target state's institutional structure and the political vulnerability of its...
- MONOGOLIA: RISK SUMMARY.
Bolks, Sean; Al-Sowayel, D'ina // Emerging Europe Monitor: Russia & CIS; Nov2010, Vol. 14 Issue 11, p12
The article offers information on various issues related to the risk summary in Mongolia including the country's political stability, the slow growth of the M2 money, and the increase of its capital abroad.
- Panelists: Politics Play Big Part in Analyzing Governments' Credit.
Devitt, Caitlin // Bond Buyer; 4/28/2011, Vol. 376 Issue 33508, p3
The article discusses the statement made by municipal analysts in Chicago, Illinois which states that political stability plays an important role in analyzing government credit.
- RISK SUMMARY: ARGENTINA.
Devitt, Caitlin // Latin America Monitor: Southern Cone Monitor; May2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p4
The article presents an assessment of the political, economic and business risks in Argentina as of May 2011, including the strengthening of President Cristina Fernandez's position ahead of the presidential elections, the benefit of heavy rainfall to soybean farmers and the permission given to...
- RISK SUMMARY: CHILE.
Devitt, Caitlin // Latin America Monitor: Southern Cone Monitor; May2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p5
The article presents an assessment of political, economic and business risks in Chile as of May 2011, including the decline in the support for President Sebasti�n Pi�era, an improvement in the unemployment rate and the release by Compa��a Sud Americana de Vapores of its financial results...
- RISK SUMMARY: PARAGUAY.
Devitt, Caitlin // Latin America Monitor: Southern Cone Monitor; May2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p7
The article presents an assessment of the political, economic and business risks in Paraguay as of May 2011, including the trade negotiation between the trade bloc Mercosur and the European Union, the benefit of good weather conditions to soybean farmers and the amount that will be obtained by...
- RISK SUMMARY: URUGUAY.
Devitt, Caitlin // Latin America Monitor: Southern Cone Monitor; May2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p8
The article presents an assessment of political, economic and business risks in Uruguay as of May 2011, including the tensions between the military and democratic institutions, the survival of the economy from the financial crisis and the entry of Panacea Biotec into a marketing agreement with...
- RISK SUMMARY: BARBADOS.
Devitt, Caitlin // Latin America Monitor: Caribbean Monitor; May2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p2
The article presents a summary of the political, economic and business risks in Barbados for 2011, including a report on the efforts of the Barbadian government to enhance employment in the country, an update concerning its plan to eliminate tax-free travel and entertainment allowances for...
- RISK SUMMARY: DOMINICAN REPUBLIC.
Devitt, Caitlin // Latin America Monitor: Caribbean Monitor; May2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p3
The article offers a summary of the political, economic and business risks in the Dominican Republic for 2011 including the increase in the price of fuel, improvement in the consumer price inflation, and the restart of nickel mining at the province of Monse�or Noel.
- RISK SUMMARY: GUYANA.
Devitt, Caitlin // Latin America Monitor: Caribbean Monitor; May2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p4
The article presents a summary of the political, economic and business risks for Guyana for 2011 including the illegal drugs trade in the country, the preservation of its rainforests, and the state of the finance programs of the Inter-American Development Bank.
- RISK SUMMARY: JAMAICA.
Devitt, Caitlin // Latin America Monitor: Caribbean Monitor; May2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p5
The article presents a summary of the political, economic and business risks for Jamaica for 2011 including the increase in the housing deficit, the improvement in the investments in tourist-related companies, and the competition in the telecommunication market.
- RISK SUMMARY: PUERTO RICO.
Devitt, Caitlin // Latin America Monitor: Caribbean Monitor; May2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p6
The article offers a summary of political, economic and business risks for Puerto Rico for 2011 including the constitutional status of the island, the increase in its unemployment rate, and the launch of flight routes from Spain to the country's small town Aguadilla.
- RISK SUMMARY: TRINIDAD & TOBAGO.
Devitt, Caitlin // Latin America Monitor: Caribbean Monitor; May2011, Vol. 28 Issue 5, p7
The article presents a summary of the political, economic and business risks for Trinidad & Tobago for 2011 including the ethnic composition of the security sector of the country, the trend in its account surpluses in 2010, and the development of the TTBizLink website of its national government.
- Can Novgorod's Greatness Rub Off on Putin?
Dinello, Natalia // Problems of Post-Communism; Sep/Oct2002, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p20
Focuses on the promotion of political stability and economic growth in Novgorod, Russia. Link between the business and government; Civic mobilization in the area; Relation between the social profiles and cognitive outlooks of the leaders.
- Yemen Crisis: The Issues At Stake.
Dinello, Natalia // Emerging Markets Monitor; 3/28/2011, Vol. 17 Issue 1, p3
The article addresses the problems affected by the uprising in Yemen as of March 28, 2011, including concerns that instability could spread to Saudi Arabia, counterterrorism efforts against Islamist groups operating in Yemen, and concerns about icnreasing piracy.
- The Arab Spring: Six Months On, Where Next?
Dinello, Natalia // Emerging Markets Monitor; 8/1/2011, Vol. 17 Issue 18, p1
The article discusses the possible political and economic impacts of the Arab Spring events in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region. It claims that the democratisation process in Egypt and Tunisia following the toppling of their autocratic regimes will take longer than expected. The...
- A world in transition.
Ghai, Yash; Kohut, John // UNESCO Courier; Nov99, Vol. 52 Issue 11, p18
Discusses the issues involved in building a rule of law. Reason for the transition to a more democratic political systems; Political organizations that had legal codes.