Islam Karimov (PA) In December 2014 a new parliament was elected in Uzbekistan. The four mainstream political parties (the Liberal-Democratic Party, the People’s Democratic Party,
On 26 June the Mongolian people will elect the country’s president for the fifth time since the introduction of the new constitution in 1992. The
An unprecedented frequency in protest activity in Azerbaijan raises the question of whether the country could be headed towards a wave of pro-democracy unrest akin
On 22 March 2013, the website of Uzbekistan’s People’s Movement, an opposition group residing outside Uzbekistan, claimed that on 19 March Islam Karimov, the President
While most countries of the world are moving towards better corporate governance and greater transparency standards, Azerbaijan has made a step in the opposite direction.
On 26 May 2012 Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov, the president of Turkmenistan dismissed the country’s minister for the oil and gas industry and mineral resources, Bayramgeldy Nedirov.