SINGAPORE (Mar 26): Last year, Emmanuel Macron and his La République En Marche party won the French elections decisively. Alas, also last year, the German elections led to months of negotiations and an uneasy coalition formed a government led by Angela Merkel, who is now into her fourth term as German Chancellor. The Italian elections, which took place on March 4, had no clear winner, and no coalition has yet been formed.

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