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Guyana Profil Gouvernement 2017

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Capitalenom: Georgetown
coordonnées géographiques: 6 48 N, 58 09 W
différence de temps: UTC-4 (1 hour ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time)
Fête de l'Indépendance26 Mai 1966 (from the UK)
Fête nationaleJour De République, 23 Février (1970)
Constitutionseveral previous; latest promulgated 6 Octobre 1980; amended many times, last in 2016; note - in 2017, Guyana's High Court reversed the constitutional two-term presidential limit (2017)
Suffrage - Age minimum de l'électeur18 ans; universal
Pouvoir exécutifchef d'état (Président): Président David GRANGER (depuis 16 May 2015); note - the president is both chef d'état (Président) and chef de gouvernement (1er ministre)
chef de gouvernement (1er ministre): Président David GRANGER (depuis 16 May 2015)
cabinet: Cabinet of Ministers appointed by the president, responsible to the National Assembly
elections/appointments: the designated leader of the party winning the majority of votes in the last National Assembly election becomes president for a 5-year term (no term limits); election last held on 11 May 2015 (next to be held no later than 2020); prime minister appointed by the president
election results: David GRANGER (APNU-AFC) designated by the majority party in the National Assembly

Source: CIA World Factbook - Version du Mars 31, 2015