The People's Republic of Belamyra is a massive, genial nation, renowned for its anti-smoking policies, national health service, and punitive income tax rates. The compassionate population of 1.04 billion Belamyrans are fiercely patriotic and enjoy great social equality; they tend to view other, more capitalist countries as somewhat immoral and corrupt.
The enormous government juggles the competing demands of Education, Welfare, and Healthcare. It meets to discuss matters of state in the capital city of Yunnan. The average income tax rate is 85.7%, and even higher for the wealthy.
The powerhouse Belamyran economy, worth 100 trillion Scales a year, is dominated by the Information Technology industry, with significant contributions from Arms Manufacturing, Tourism, and Trout Farming. State-owned companies are common. Average income is 96,556 Scales, and evenly distributed, with the richest citizens earning only 2.1 times as much as the poorest.
It turns out that you actually can put a price on intangible cultural heritage, hiding wrinkles with make-up is illegal, with increasingly clear skies nobody seems to mind the electricity bill going through the roof, and mandatory daycare is provided by the government. Crime, especially youth-related, is totally unknown, thanks to a well-funded police force and progressive social policies in education and welfare. Belamyra's national animal is the Eagle, which soars majestically through the nation's famously clear skies.
Most Recent Government Activity:
- : Belamyra was ranked in the Top 10% of the world for Longest Average Lifespans.
- : Belamyra endorsed The North Pacific is Fijitastic of El Fiji Grande.
- : Following new legislation in Belamyra, mandatory daycare is provided by the government.
- : Following new legislation in Belamyra, with increasingly clear skies nobody seems to mind the electricity bill going through the roof.
- : Following new legislation in Belamyra, hiding wrinkles with make-up is illegal.
- : Following new legislation in Belamyra, it turns out that you actually can put a price on intangible cultural heritage.
- : Following new legislation in Belamyra, the nation doesn't need to go to war in order to acquire new territory.
- : Following new legislation in Belamyra, the combined alert sound of a nation simultaneously receiving a text message is a common cause of hearing damage.
- : Belamyra was endorsed by The Kingdom of Test for a new hope.
- : Following new legislation in Belamyra, military spending is on the increase.
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