Monthly Archive: August 2019

Armenian Parliament Building

Armenia’s Political System

Armenia has been an independent, unified state democratic republic since 1991 with a semi-presidential system of government. That is, the country has a middle ground between parliamentarism and presidential rule. Legislative power has been...

Bahrain President

Bahrain’s Political System

Bahrain is a constitutional monarchy under the Constitution of 2002. From independence in 1971, Bahrain was an Arab kingdom, with the emir as the formal and real head of state. The new emir of...

Marble Boat, Beijing

Beijing Restaurants

Food plays an important role in China and visitors don’t have to look far for a restaurant where they can eat the famous Peking duck or more exotic foods such as roasted pork foot or duck...