Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the People's Republic of China and Vietnam are not democratic countries as of 2015. North Korea and Cuba are other countries that do not practice democratic rule.Continue Reading
Saudi Arabia’s form of government is a monarchy based on Islam. The system adheres to Islamic laws, also known as Shari’ah. The king is the head of the government and commander-in-chief of the military, and he governs with the assistance of a crown prince and the Council of Ministers.
The Communist Party of China is the absolute power in the country; although, this control was weakened under Zhao Ziyang. CPC assumes the overall responsibility for all the sides of government.
Cuba is a totalitarian communist state. The political system is strictly based on communist principles.
North Korea officially claims to be a communist state. It has been under communist rule since 1948.
In 1954 North Vietnam became a communist state backed by the Soviet Union. South Vietnam was democratic and supported by the United States. After two decades of war, the two parts merged to form a unified communist country.
Since it gained its independence in 1971, Qatar has been ruled as an absolute monarchy. In this system, the emir has supreme power.Learn more about Types of Government
The names of the six GCC countries are Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates. GCC is the Gulf Cooperation Council, and it was formed on May 26, 1981.Full Answer >
The United States, Canada, Australia, Barbados, France, Italy, Mexico, Poland, Jamaica, Peru, Chile, Sweden, Switzerland, Panama, Bulgaria, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Romania, Turkey and Portugal are all examples of capitalist countries. However, the degree of capitalism varies by country.Full Answer >
The United Kingdom, Israel, New Zealand and Saudi Arabia are among countries that have uncodified constitutions as of October 2014, which means that laws are written in these countries, but they are not necessarily defined by an overriding document. The UK's legal system is run by Parliament. Saudi Arabia bases its laws on the Holy Qu'ran. Israel has Basic Laws, whereas New Zealand's founding document is the Treaty of Waitangi.Full Answer >
China, Cuba, North Korea, Laos and Vietnam are the only five remaining communist nations in the world. Of these, according to Oxford University, North Korean policy most closely resembles that of Marx.Full Answer >