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 nij 200
Prime Minister Ivica Racan of Croatia resigned his office last Friday, but in doing so won a key victory in the gravest government crisis to date since the political changes of January 2000, a crisis that threatened to force the country into early elections.
Budisa was also the deputy prime minister in Racan's government for the past four months, a post he won after threatening to leave the coalition government and cause early elections.
Then, however, as deputy prime minister, Budisa refused to support ratification of a key international agreement with neighboring Slovenia regarding bilateral use of the nuclear power plant “Krsko.” Social Christian MPs were ordered to boycott action in parliament for towards ratification and thereby render impossible it impossible to pass.
www.idee.org /nij280.html   (3902 words)

  
 Central Europe Review - Czech News Review
Minister of Interior Václav Grulich submitted his resignation to the President and Prime Minister on Friday, thereby ending months of speculation on whether he was to be one of the ministers included in the prolonged and clumsy cabinet re-shuffle executed by Prime Minister Miloš Zeman.
The Prime Minister himself defended Šlouf by saying that he had not found any evidence that could be used against his advisor after many years of working together.
The Prime Minister was to meet the leaders of these countries as well as businessmen in the hope of increasing investment in the Czech Republic.
www.ce-review.org /00/13/czechnews13.html   (1643 words)

  
 Czech Republic
In the novel, the Czech soldier Svejk, a seemingly slow-witted and submissive provincial bumpkin, uses gile and obtuseness, disguised as passive compliance, to outwit the Austrian bureaucracy and military establishment.
At that time, the Czechs were able to take advantage of the struggle between two contenders to the imperial throne, and in 1609 they extracted a Letter of Majesty from Emperor Rudolf II (1576-1612) that promised toleration of the Czech Reformed Church, gave control of Charles University to the Czech estates, and made other concessions.
The Czech revival acquired an institutional foundation with the establishment of the Museum of the Bohemian Kingdom (1818) as a center for Czech scholarship.
www.mongabay.com /reference/country_studies/czech-republic/all.html   (17525 words)

  
 Czech Republic - MSN Encarta
In 1918 the war ended, the empire of Austria-Hungary collapsed, and the independent state of Czechoslovakia was created, bringing Czechs and Slovaks together in a common state for the first time in modern history.
Masaryk served as president of the republic from its founding until 1935, when he was succeeded by Edvard Beneš.
In February 1948 the communists provoked a crisis that led to the resignation of non-communist government ministers and the formation of a new communist-dominated government.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761556878_9/Czech_Republic.html   (1452 words)

  
 East European Constitutional Review
When the Czech Republic’s self-proclaimed boom economy seemed to founder, tension within the coalition increased, and many parliamentarians waited for a sufficiently large bump in the road to derail the government.
Tosovsky listed as the four main priorities of his government continued efforts to secure membership in both NATO and the European Union, renewing the pace of economic reform and privatization, battling crime and corruption so as to renew the citizenry’s faith in law, and increasing the transparency of government.
Minister of Justice Vlasta Parkanova (CDP) had submitted to the Supreme Court a complaint of the violation of the law against the Superior Court’s decision.
www.law.nyu.edu /eecr/vol7num1/constitutionwatch/czech.html   (3576 words)

  
 Czech Republic
The memorial at Lety nonetheless is the focus of commemorations of the Romany victims of the Holocaust in the Czech Republic.
Since the break-up of Czechoslovakia in 1993, the ethnic Slovaks in the Czech Republic (184,000 identified themselves as ‘Slovakian’ in the 2001 census but the actual number is estimated at between 315,000 and 500,000) have had to adapt to their new situation as a minority community.
The treatment of Romanies in the Czech Republic has been the subject of increasing criticism from abroad, particularly in late 1997 when tens of thousands of Czech Romanies applied for asylum in other countries, particularly in the United Kingdom, France and Canada.
www.axt.org.uk /antisem/countries/czechrepublic/czechrepub.htm   (9673 words)

  
 Slovak Republic
However, former Prime Minister Meciar's party, the Movement for a Democratic Slovakia (HZDS), alleges that the January 1999 killing of Jan Ducky, the former Economy Minister under the Meciar Government and head of the national gas distribution monopoly, was the result of a political vendetta.
In November 1999, Minister of Justice Jan Carnogursky established a department for the documentation of crimes committed by the communist regime.
A report issued by the Ministry of Interior states that the Slovak Republic is a transit country for persons being trafficked mainly to Austria, the Czech Republic, and Germany for the purpose of forced prostitution.
www.state.gov /g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2000/eur/868.htm   (9854 words)

  
 GlobaLex - An Introduction to the Czech Legal System and Legal Resources Online
It consists of the Prime Minister, deputy prime ministers and ministers.
The ministers are appointed by the President of the Republic upon the proposal of the Prime Minister.
The justices are appointed by the president of the Republic with the consent of the Senate.
www.nyulawglobal.org /globalex/czech_republic.htm   (3356 words)

  
 polistru   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The parliament elects the judges of the Slovak Republic, the President and Vice President of the Supreme Court of the Slovak Republic.
The Prime Minister of the Slovak republic - MikulᚠDZURINDA
Prime Minister Dzurinda said that the new cabinet is “ready to lead Slovakia into NATO and the EU.” Dzurinda heads the coalition formed by his party, the Slovak Democratic and Christian Union, and the Hungarian Coalition Party, the Christian Democratic Movement, and the Alliance for New Citizens.
www.unc.edu /~michalka/slovakia/polistru.html   (2128 words)

  
 List of Prime Ministers of the Czech Republic - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
List of Prime Ministers of the Czech Republic
This is a list of Prime Ministers of the Czech Republic, including the period when the republic's territory was part of federative Czechoslovakia.
List of rulers of the Protectorate Bohemia and Moravia
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/List_of_Prime_Ministers_of_the_Czech_Republic   (214 words)

  
 Country Profile - Czech-Republic
After the division of Czechoslovakia (1992-93), the present Czech Republic, as one of the two successor states, acknowledges most of the laws, international commitments, signed and ratified conventions, protocols etc. in the field of environmental protection which were agreed and settled upon not only between 1990-1992 but also before 1990 by the former Czechoslovakia.
In the Czech Republic there are several organizations which are monitoring the state and development of the whole country from the viewpoint of sustainability.
The Czech Republic's attitude towards the solution of global environmental issues, especially as it became member of the OECD (since December 1995) and associated member of the EU (application submitted in spring 1996), recognizes in an increasing scale the environmental and sustainability recommendations of these organizations.
www.un.org /esa/earthsummit/czech-cp.htm   (13705 words)

  
 Radio Prague - News
Interior Minister Ivan Langer says the planned abolition of the ministry's financial police unit does not contradict EU interests or violate the country's commitments.
The Czech chief of police has been caught speeding for the second time this year prompting calls for his resignation.
Interior Minister Ivan Langer told Thursday's edition of the daily Pravo the planned abolition of the ministry's financial police unit does not contradict EU interests or violate the country's commitments.
www.radio.cz /en/news   (704 words)

  
 List of presidents of the Czech Republic - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
This is a list of presidents of the Czech Republic.
The President is the head of state of the Czech Republic.
If a new President has not been elected by the end of a President's term, some powers are moved to Prime Minister, some are moved to Head of the Chamber of Deputies.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/President_of_the_Czech_Republic   (209 words)

  
 CIA - The World Factbook -- Czech Republic
In December 2002, the Czech Republic was invited to join the European Union (EU).
It is expected that the Czech Republic will accede to the EU in 2004.
The EU put the Czech Republic just behind Poland and Hungary in preparations for accession, which will give further impetus and direction to structural reform.
www.virtual411.com /almanac/factbook/print/ez.html   (1238 words)

  
 Russia — Odd Man Out in the G-8 by Mark Medish - The Globalist > > Global Economy
President Bill Clinton and Prime Minister Tony Blair were among those who pushed for Russian membership.
It is interesting to note that, despite strong political pressures, finance officials have so far managed to keep Russia out of the traditional G7 process involving finance ministers and central bankers, who meet strictly "at seven".
Finance ministers evidently know how to say "nyet" to lowering their standards.
www.theglobalist.com /storyid.aspx?StoryId=5151   (1233 words)

  
 Dunross Weblog
A lot of the recruitment activity in the Czech Republic is murky to say the least and the least events at Skoda are only the tip of the iceberg in my opinion.
There is a recruitment industry association in the Czech Republic (the APPS) which campaigns for a better recruitment environment, and requires all its members to sign a code of conduct.
Its prime goal is to shape conditions to favorably develop the quality and potential of the labour market in the Czech Republic.
www.dunross.typepad.com   (3796 words)

  
 Keyword   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Rumsfeld: The minister of Defense of Australia and I have been visiting, not for the first time by a long sight, but we've had another good visit.
We'll also be having meetings with two key allies in Japan and the Republic of Korea to discuss the arrangements we have with them and our close cooperation in the global war on terror.
At the meeting of alliance defense ministers held in June earlier this year, Secretary Rumsfeld kindly invited his colleagues to come to Colorado to participate in a ground-breaking event in conjunction with the informal meeting that we have been...
www.freerepublic.com /focus/keyword?k=rumsfeldpinglist   (5449 words)

  
 Timber / Lumber eMarket : News - Industry News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
The Minister of Finance, Baah Wiredu, read the nation’s 200...
The Minister of Timber Industry of the Khabarovsk Territory...
Finland's prime minister sat down with his Russian counterpa...
www.timberweb.com /News/IndustryNewsList.html   (555 words)

  
 Czech Republic
Note: These three "lands" are roughly the territory of the modern Czech Republic and were called the "Lands of the Crown of St.
Wenceslas," over which the emperor of Austria (1527 to 1867 a purely dynastic, rather than territorial, title) ruled in his capacity as king of Bohemia and, margrave of Moravia, and duke of Upper and Lower Silesia.
Mar 1003 - 5 Sep 1004 Occupied by, or annexed to, Poland.
www.worldstatesmen.org /Czech_Republic.html   (4214 words)

  
 Pray for Czech Republic - Prayer and Intercession
Let's join together in prayer and intercession for Czech Republic.
Please post prayers for the people, churches, leaders, and government of each nation in the Pray for the Nations Forum.
The Czech Republic joined NATO in 1999 and the European Union in 2004.
www.prayway.com /nations/Czech_Republic.html   (348 words)

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