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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The head of government is the prime minister , who is appointed by the monarch ,
and is responsible to the Chamber of ... 1993 Prime Minister : Guy
VERHOFSTADT Since 12 July 1999 Legislature : The legislature , the Federal
The lower chamber , the Chamber of Deputies ( Cámara de Diputados ) , has 130
members , directly elected for a five - year term . The upper chamber , the
Chamber of Senators ( Cámara de Senadores ) , has 27 members , also directly ...
The prime minister must command the support of the Chamber of Deputies , and
appoints the Council of Ministers . Grand Duke : Jean 12 Nov. 1964—7 Oct. 2000
( lieutenant - representative from 4 May 1961 ) HENRI Since 7 Oct. 2000 ...