Category: Europe

Turkey Median Age

Turkey 2019

Yearbook 2019 Turkey. Local elections in the country became a noticeable setback for President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan’s Justice and Development Party (AKP), which in March lost power to the opposition Republican People’s Party (CHP)...

Switzerland Median Age

Switzerland 2019

Yearbook 2019 Switzerland. The parliamentary elections in October were a great success for the environmental movement. The Greens increased from 6% to 12.7%, which is almost a doubling compared to the elections in 2015....

Sweden Median Age

Sweden

During the 1920s, “Sweden’s second heyday”, there was a strong industrial expansion. Large companies such as Bofors, Separator, AGA, SKF, LM Ericsson, ASEA and Electrolux developed rapidly. Shipyards grew into a large industry, while...

Spain Median Age

Spain 2019

Yearbook 2019 Spain. In mid-February, Prime Minister Pedro Sánchez announced his election. The government’s draft budget had been voted down in Parliament, not only by Conservative People’s Party (PP) and Liberal Conservative Ciudadanos, but...

Slovenia Median Age

Slovenia 2019

Yearbook 2019 Slovenia. In the elections to the European Parliament on May 26, a Conservative electoral list with the Slovenian Democratic Party (SDS) and the smaller Slovenian People’s Party (SLS) was the largest with...

Slovakia Median Age

Slovakia 2019

Yearbook 2019 Slovakia. At the beginning of the year, the Deputy Prosecutor resigned after admitting Facebook contact with a woman suspected of involvement in the murder of journalist Ján Kuciak 2018. The murder of...

Serbia Median Age

Serbia 2019

Yearbook 2019 Serbia. Opposition Alliance for Serbia (SZS) conducted throughout the winter, every Saturday and with thousands of participants, protest marches demanding the resignation of President Aleksandar Vučić and free and fair elections. The...

San Marino Median Age

San Marino 2019

Yearbook 2019 San Marino. San Marino is one of the 17 worst-hit countries where serviceable water is not enough for the needs of society, due to the fact that, for example, agriculture and industries...

Russia Median Age

Russia 2019

Yearbook 2019 Russian Federation. At the beginning of the year, President Vladimir Putin received his lowest figure of confidence in several years, when 63% of Russians approved his efforts. Promises of better economy had...

Romania Median Age

Romania 2019

Yearbook 2019 Romania. At the New Year, Romania took over as President of the EU Council of Ministers, at the same time shaken by political strife and corruption. There was a dispute over the...