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United Kingdom
Flag of United Kingdom   

On the map


Demographics
Language English
Population 1125
Capital London
Politics
Current President Adastros
Economics
Currency Flag-United Kingdom.jpg British Pound (GBP)
Minimum salary Flag-United Kingdom.jpg 0.1 GBP
Average salary Flag-United Kingdom.jpg 30.56 GBP
Food bonus 20%
Weapon bonus 60%
Military
Territories 14

Map of United Kingdom

Last update February 21st, 2015


Geography

The Icon-UK.png United Kingdom (commonly known as the Icon-UK.png UK) is a twelve region nation bordering eight other states. This unusually large number of borders historically made the UK a key strategic crossroads between Europe and North America.

Currently, the Icon-UK.png UK holds a Weapon bonus of 100%, Food bonus of 80% and a House bonus of 60% in it's Core Regions, as well as an additional 20% Food bonus from the Sorlandet region which is currently being rented from Norway.

The UK has been part of many military alliances. Currently, the Icon-UK.png UK is in the Banana Alliance, which it founded on day 2621, with Icon-Cyprus.png Cyprus.


Regions
Region Resources National Borders
London Icon - Fish.png NONE
East Midlands Icon - Saltpeter.png NONE
East of England Icon - Iron.png Netherlands&Belgium
North East of England Icon - Limestone.png Denmark
North West of England Icon - Aluminum.png NONE
Northern Ireland Icon - Clay.png Ireland
Region Resources National Border
Scotland Icon - Wood.png Denmark,Norway&Canada
South East of England Icon - Cattle.png France
South West of England Icon - Grain.png USA,Canada&France
Wales Icon - Deer.png USA,Canada&Ireland
West Midlands Icon - Oil.png NONE
Yorkshire & Humberside Icon - Rubber.png NONE

Politics

In its natural state the Icon-UK.png UK elects 40 congress members per month to serve in the congressional body and like many nations its Country President is seen as the focal point of that nation for all political activity and Foreign contacts.

Country President

The Country President of the Icon-UK.png UK is the head of the Government. He or she appoints and manages the Ministers who perform the day-to-day administration of the country.

The current Country President is Adastros of UKRP who is serving his first term in office.

National Government

Seal Position Name Newspaper Private Newspaper
Seal of the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.png President Adastros Prime Minister's Office Fun and Games
Seal of the Deputy Prime Minister of the United Kingdom.png Prime Minister Ser Fartsalot [NONE] Animal Farm Journal
Seal of the Minister of Defence.png Ministers of Defence Garth Lidlington M.D. MoD News All things Brick
Seal of the Minister of Foreign Affairs.png Minister of Foreign Affairs tasos maximous UK Foreign Office The alien press
Seal of the Chancellor of the Exchequer.png Governor Huey George Bank of England News The Daily eWorker
Seal of the Ministry of Information and Education.png Minister of Education Rathena Gelc [NONE] IBC News

The Icon-UK.png UK on occasion also has a number of governmental roles that are not represented in-game.

Ministry of Home Affairs (MoHA) - eUK Home Office News

Congress

Aside from a small interlude of 3 months from the December 2011 to March 2012 when the Icon-UK.png UK was under occupation, the Icon-UK.png UK congress has normally consisted of 40 elected members.

As well as voting on in game proposals, the Icon-UK.png UK Parliament discusses sensitive issues and votes on proposals using either forum or in-game messaging systems.

eUK Political Parties

Logo Party Name Abbreviation Party President National Ranking Congressmembers
Party-Workers Rights Party.png WRP WRP Huey George 4 10
Party-UK Progression Party.png UKPP UKPP Sir Reginald Marrowbum 2 9
Party-The Unity Party.png The Unity Party TUP Madelina 1 8
Party-United Kingdom Reform Party.png UK Reform Party UKRP WookieO 3 6
PCP-Logo.gif PCP PCP Calross 5 6

Economy

The Icon-UK.png UK tax system encourages maximum productivity in the companies which supply it to lower prices, increase exports and raise tax revenue.

Products which the Icon-UK.png UK can produce at optimal productivity have a low local tax and high import tax, while products which the UK cannot produce with high productivity have a high local tax and low import tax.


Product Work Tax Income Tax Import Tax VAT
Icon - Food Q3.png Food - 4% 99% 1%
Icon - Weapon Q2.png Weapon 4% 99% 1%
Icon - Food Raw Materials.png Food raw material 4% 33% -
Icon - Weapon Raw Materials.png Weapon raw material 4% 99% -
Icon - House Raw Materials.png House raw material -
Product Work Tax Income Tax Import Tax VAT
Icon Moving ticket Q3.png Tickets - - 99% 1%
Icon - House Q3.png Houses -
Icon Hospital Q3.png Hospitals - 1% 1%
Icon Defense system Q3.png Defense system - 1% 1%



Military

Currently, the Military is made up of any Icon-UK.png UK, privately funded and commanded MU's.

There is a an official government owned Military Unit controlled by the Ministry of Defence, which is used to set national Combat Orders. The Military Unit is named the Ministry of Defence.

Society

Communication

The UK community offers a variety of forums and IRC channels for Icon-UK.png UK users. The Kumnaa founded Icon-UK.png UK forum historically housed the executive and congressional branches of the government but has lately fallen into disuse.

The Rizon IRC network has channels for all Political parties, Military Units and other miscellaneous channels including the most widely used national channel #euk.


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