Publications

The minority government of Andrej Babiš won a parliamentary vote of confidence in the night of 11 to 12 July.

Analyses
2018-07-12
Krzysztof Dębiec

On 20 June, the Hungarian parliament made a number of legislation changes branded collectively by the governing Fidesz as the ‘Stop Soros’ package.

Analyses
2018-06-27
Andrzej Sadecki

58% of the voters backed the formation of a minority government led by the ANO movement in the referendum held inside the Czech Social Democratic Party (ČSSD).

Analyses
2018-06-20
Krzysztof Dębiec
Chinese investments in the Czech Republic: changing the expansion model

The serious financial problems of the private company CEFC China Energy have affected the company’s activities in the Czech Republic.

Analyses
2018-06-06
Krzysztof Dębiec
Jakub Jakóbowski
Election in Hungary: Viktor Orbán’s dominance confirmed

The Fidesz-KDNP electoral coalition which has governed Hungary since 2010 achieved a sweeping victory in the parliamentary election on 8 April. 

Analyses
2018-04-11
Andrzej Sadecki
The Silk Railroad

The report discusses the current state and future prospects of rail connections between China and the countries of the European Union. Special emphasis is placed on the role of Central Europe. 

OSW Studies
2018-02-28
Jakub Jakóbowski
Konrad Popławski
Marcin Kaczmarski

On 25 February, the by-election for mayor of Hódmezővásárhely was won by an independent candidate supported by the whole parliamentary opposition.

Analyses
2018-02-28
Andrzej Sadecki
An investigative journalist killed in Slovakia

The police found the dead bodies of Ján Kuciak, a 27-year-old investigative reporter, and his fiancée in their house near Trnava on 25 February. 

Analyses
2018-02-28
Jakub Groszkowski
Krzysztof Dębiec

On 26–27 January, President Miloš Zeman was elected for a second five-year term winning 51.4% of the vote.

Analyses
2018-01-31
Krzysztof Dębiec

The first round of the presidential elections in the Czech Republic (12-13 January) was won by the current President Miloš Zeman (with 38.6% of the vote).

Analyses
2018-01-17
Jakub Groszkowski

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