Unlike the ratings provided by the major credit agencies, our index is numerical because we believe it is easier to understand and more insightful when comparing multiple countries.
Arguably, our ratings are less likely to be manipulated because they are unsolicited and we are not paid in any way to provide countries with a rating.
The government holds executive and administrative authority.
The prime minister and ministers are elected by the Parliament.
Member countries' financial contributions to the EU budget are shared fairly, according to means.
This advisory body – representing employers, workers and other interest groups – is consulted on proposed laws, to get a better idea of the possible changes to work and social situations in member countries.The first gentle rapids of the River Soča accompany the rowing team with a guide, followed by more demanding parts of the river. There are no special skills required for rafting except swimming.