Monday, 21 October 2019

Czech PM Andrej Babiš: a billionaire survivor under pressure

Financial Times |
2 July 2019

Within the space of a few days Andrej Babiš, Czech prime minister, has faced down the protests of more than 250,000 of his countrymen — the biggest unrest in 30 years of the post-Communist era — and survived a confidence vote in parliament. Here are the origins of the popular anger over Mr Babiš and the likely direction of events.