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Vanuatu Perfil Governo 2017

Início > Vanuatu

Capitalnome: Port-Vila (on Efate)
coordenadas geográficas: 17 44 S, 168 19 E
diferença do tempo: UTC+11 (16 hours ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time)
Independência30 Julho 1980 (from France and the UK)
Feriado nacionalDia da independência, 30 Julho (1980)
Constituciónefectiva 30 Julho 1980; emendada several times, last in 2013 (2016)
Sufrágio18 anos de idade; universal
Poder Executivochefe do estado: Presidente Baldwin LONSDALE (desde 22 September 2014)
cabeça de governo: Prime Minister Charlot SALWAI (desde 11 February 2016)
cabinet: Council of Ministers appointed by the prime minister, responsible to parliament
elections/appointments: president indirectly elected by an electoral college consisting of Parliament and presidents of the 6 provinces; Vanuatu president serves a 5-year term; election last held on 17 September 2014 (next to be held in 2019); following legislative elections, the leader of the majority party or majority coalition usually elected prime minister by parliament from among its members; election for prime minister last held on 11 February 2016 (next to be held following general elections in 2020)
election results: Baldwin LONSDALE (independent) elected president; Parliament vote - 46 out of 52 on the eighth ballot; Charlot SALWAI elected prime minister on 11 February 2016 with 46 votes

Fonte: CIA World Factbook - A menos que indicado de outra maneira, toda a informação en esta página es correta até 9 de julho de 2017