Profiles of People in Power: The World's Government Leaders
The second edition of this important biographical reference presents over 300 succinct narrative biographies of some of the most important, influential and powerful people in the world. Covering some 200 countries and territories it profiles every serving head of state and head of government and explains both, the role of the head of state, head of government and the legislature as well as each country's type of government.
Containing biographical profiles of close to 350 world leaders, this book will be essential for anyone needing information on those in power. Entries for each country or territory include:
This new edition is going to be a great asset to reference libraries, as well as governmental and political organizations world-wide.
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Leadership structure : The head of state is the king . Executive power is vested in
the king and the Council of Ministers . The prime minister is formally appointed by
the king , but must be able to command a parliamentary majority . However ...
Leadership structure : The head of state is the king . The head of government is
the prime minister who is appointed by the king . The king also appoints the
cabinet , in consultation with the prime minister . King : MSWATI III Since 25 April
King : BHUMIBOL Adulyadej ( Rama IX ) Since 9 June 1946 Prime Minister :
Chuan Leekpai 9 Nov. 1997—18 Feb. 2001 THAKSIN Shinawatra Since 18 Feb.
2001 Legislature : The legislature , the National Assembly ( Rathasapha ) , is ...