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Thousands of Czech protesters took to Prague's main square to challenge the country's President after he attacked the media. As he was sworn in for his ... The square was previously the site of huge demonstrations against what was then Czechoslovakia's communist government. On Thursday, students ...
He added that the chamber supports construction of new reactors and that the Czech Republic has advantages, such as developed nuclear know how and companies with relevant experience, which many other countries lacked. A Czech government energy framework calls for at least one new reactor to ...

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis said on Thursday he would hold talks only with the Social Democratic party (CSSD) as he seeks to form a new coalition government with support in parliament. Babis' ANO party cruised to a major victory in an election last October, but has not persuaded any other party to ...
In making the recommendation, Consul General Iric Arribas stressed that there has to be a strong commitment from the host government to prosecute Czech nationals who would violate the bilateral labor agreement and actively cooperate with the Philippine government in resolving disputes involving the ...
Uber has reached an agreement with the Czech government to standardise its operations in the country following protests organised by taxi drivers. The car hailing company will immediately ask for a trading licence in the Czech Republic, its drivers will have the same or similar licence as taxi drivers, and ...
Prague, March 7 (CTK) - The trust in the Czech government headed by Prime Minister Andrej Babis (ANO) rose by 6 percent to 38 percent within a single month, according to a poll conducted by the CVVM agency in February and released on Wednesday. The rating of both parliamentary houses, the ...

... on prime minister. 6 March 2018. Tens of thousands protested across the Czech Republic last night against the appointment of a Communist deputy to head a police watchdog commission. ... The affair comes on the heels of last month's anniversary of the Communist takeover of Czechoslovakia's government in 1948.
The lithium deposit recently found on the Czech-German border is the largest in Europe, along with one in Serbia, the Financial Times cited Jaromir Stary of the Czech Geographic Survey as saying last year. Lithium is used in the manufacture of batteries for electric vehicles, a market that will boom as the ...
Poland's capital, Warsaw, will not get Czech trams as once expected. Originally, Škoda Transportation won a lucrative ... Škoda Transportation, photo: archive of Czech Government The original deal exceeded Škoda Transportation's entire revenues for 2016. Now, an arbitration court has ruled the tender ...
The Czech Republic's Ministry of Foreign Affairs has issued a statement strongly rejecting Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's accusation that the Czech government supported terror. Erdoğan harshly rebuked Czechia for releasing former Democratic Union Party (PYD) leader Salih Muslim, after the ...
If that doesn't work, the Czech government will consider other moves, including a direct government-to-government deal like Hungary's €12 billion Paks. Budapest granted Russia's Rosatom the contract to build the two reactors without a tender, arguing that the state-owned company was the only one that ...
Prague, Feb 14 (CTK) - The Czech cabinet ruling in resignation wants to mainly focus on the EU budget and asylum policy within the EU agenda, Ales Chmelar, the state secretary for the EU, told reporters after the cabinet's informal meeting on Wednesday. This was the ministers' first meeting discussing ...
The government of the Czech Republic has announced the approval of 1,000 job openings for qualified Filipinos as part of its three-country expansion for foreign workers. Philippine Embassy Charge d'affaires Jed Dayang said the approval was personally relayed to him by no less than Czech Prime ...
"We, as Syrian Democratic Council, reject this arrest which is incompatible to all international laws and norms and call on the international community and human rights organizations to do their moral duty to put pressure on the Czech government to preserve the safety of Mr. Muslim," read their statement.
Sofia. In a phone conversation with Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov asked that the information the Czech government has about the deal for the sale of CEZ Group's business in Bulgaria be presented to the Bulgarian authorities, the government press office said.
INFLATION: The Czech economy still generates strong inflation pressures, the Czech National Bank said on Monday after data showed that consumer prices grew in January just a touch below the central bank's forecast. CEE markets: The Romanian leu hovered close to an all-time low on Wednesday ...
In the struggle between the dissidents who were trying to overthrow the communist government and the Czech government, Corbyn is working on the side of the Czech government. "The Czechs were interested in anti-communists and they are using Corbyn for immediate operational information useful to ...

Prague, Feb 14 (CTK) - The Czech cabinet ruling in resignation wants to mainly focus on the EU budget and asylum policy within the EU agenda, Ales Chmelar, the state secretary for the EU, told reporters after the cabinet's informal meeting on Wednesday. This was the ministers' first meeting discussing ...
PRAGUE, Feb 14 (Reuters) - The Czech government agreed on Wednesday to seek ratification of the European Union's fiscal compact on budget stability. The Czech Republic is among the last EU member states yet to adopt the fiscal pact, which places limits on deficits and debt, intended to protect the ...
Prague, Feb 10 (CTK) - The Czech government has submitted the EU-Australia Framework Agreement, which includes cooperation in foreign policy and security matters, humanitarian aid, justice and freedom, economy and trade, sustainable development, energy and transport, to the Parliament for ...
A court in Prague has ruled the Czech government's air quality plan for the city fails to bring air pollution within European limits. The court on Wednesday called the plan laid out by the Czech Ministry of Environment in 2012 "too vague and unrealistic," according to the non-profit environmental law ...
According to the Czech Chamber of Commerce, which has long criticized the situation, the processing of a Ukrainian application for a job in the Czech Republic takes seven months on average. Prime Minister Andrej Babiš has long pushed for the country to open up to foreign workers faster in order to allow ...
The Czech government agreed yesterday (31 January) to double the number of Ukrainians it was allowing in as fast-track migrant workers to 19,600 per year, aiming to help firms struggling to find workers and facing pressure from the workforce for wage hikes. The decision, raising the quota for easy access ...
PRAGUE -- The Czech government is looking to back out of a deal that could give an Australian company the right to mine a huge deposit of lithium, a key component in electric batteries. Acting Prime Minister Andrej Babis says his industry and trade minister has been asked to find a way to make the ...
PRAGUE (Reuters) - The Czech government agreed on Wednesday to double the number of Ukrainians it was allowing in as fast-track migrant workers to 19,600 per year, aiming to help firms struggling to find workers and facing pressure from the workforce for wage hikes. The decision, raising the quota for easy access to ...
"But if you are from an Arab country and spend all your time among Arabs, they can't help you because they don't know how things work in the Czech Republic. It's better to really study Czech." Learning the language is a cornerstone of the Czech government's integration programme for refugees, which ...
The result will also influence the formation of the next Czech government, with Zeman one of the few political backers of Prime Minister Andrej Babis, whose minority cabinet lost a confidence vote this month due to fraud allegations hanging over the billionaire businessman. Zeman has been a polarising ...
He also rejected Zeman and Okamura's idea of a referendum on Czech EU membership. "I've said many times that I was against a referendum, because we [the Czech government] will try to make our activity bigger here [in the EU capital]. We have to fight for our interests [here]," Babis said. But he said ...
One of the Czech president's key responsibilities is picking the prime minister after a general election, power that was on display in the days before the runoff election. The government led by populist billionaire Andrej Babis since his party placed first in an October election resigned Wednesday after failing ...
The Czech government led by populist billionaire Andrej Babis resigned on Wednesday after failing to win a confidence vote. President Milos Zeman immediately asked Babis, his ally, to try again. Zeman is seeking re-election in a runoff election that ends Saturday. He has said that even if he loses to ...
Ahead of a meeting of the Central European grouping on Friday in Budapest, Babiš said the main task of the Czech government was to deal with Czech banks. Hungary and Poland have been the main backers of a regional development bank on the grounds that European Union funds for such a purpose ...
According to the Czech Constitution, every new government is due to automatically face a vote of no-confidence within weeks of being appointed. The populist ANO party won 78 out of 200 parliamentary seats in the October vote, putting far above any of the rival parties. However, due to graft accusations ...
The Ministry of Industry and Trade had suggested that the Czech Republic should add its weight to a legal appeal being lodged by the government in Warsaw. However, Prime Minister Andrej Babiš told the Chamber of Deputies on Tuesday that he was more inclined to back the Ministry of the Environment, ...
Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis, battling allegations he illegally tapped European Union subsidies a decade ago, looked certain to lose a parliamentary confidence vote on Wednesday. The billionaire's ANO party won an October election by a wide margin but lacks a majority and has struggled to gain ...
Czech Republic's Prime Minister Andrej Babis addresses lawmakers during a Parliament session in Prague, Czech Republic, Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018. Czech Republic's Parliament gathered for a confidence vote for a newly appointed government led by Babis. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek) The ...
Prime Minister Andrej Babiš' minority government presented its policy program on Monday including six priority areas for the Czech Republic: digitalisation, strategic investment, pension reform, a high profile within the EU, state reform and increased security. Another aspect envisioned by the government is ...
Prague, Dec 22 (CTK) - Prime Minister Andrej Babis's government approved on Friday the abolition of 14 departments and 73 posts at ministries and the government office that will take effect next year, Babis has told journalists. The move was confirmed by the Deputy Interior Minister in Charge of Civil ...
In November, the Czech government signed a deal to buy the farm for 451 million Czech crowns (€17.5 million) from AGPI. The company has remained neutral throughout the fight, say activists, despite protests and blockades. Miker, whose NGO Konexe was a leading actor in the bid to shift the farm and ...
Prague, Dec 20 (CTK) - The draft policy statement that the Czech minority government of Andrej Babis (ANO) approved on Monday does not include any particular pledges in the sphere of foreign policy, political analysts Vit Dostal and Vladimir Bartevic told CTK on Wednesday. Dostal, head of the ...
Illustrative photo: Fotomovimiento, CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 Meanwhile, the office of the outgoing government announced on Friday that the Czech Republic together with its partners in the Visegrad Four (Slovakia, Poland and Hungary) is launching a joint project to help strengthen Libyan border protection and ...
That government, consisting entirely of ANO members and independent technocrats, will be sworn in tomorrow. Both the Communists on the far left (with 15 seats) and Freedom and Direct democracy (SPD) on the far right (22 seats) have signaled that they might be willing to tolerate it for the time being, but ...
It means that a man with an appetite for fake news now has a role in combating it, as one of his responsibilities is working closely with Czech intelligence services and the Czech government's efforts to fight disinformation. And the pro-Russian websites that he has promoted are celebrating his rise. But his ...
The government of the Czech Republic has announced the approval of 1,000 job openings for qualified Filipinos as part of its three-country expansion for foreign workers. Philippine Embassy Charge d'affaires Jed Dayang said the approval was personally relayed to him by no less than Czech Prime ...
The government of the Czech Republic has announced the approval of 1,000 job openings for qualified Filipinos as part of its three-country expansion for foreign workers. Philippine Embassy Charge d'affaires Jed Dayang said the approval was personally relayed to him by no less than Czech Prime ...
The Czech parliament lifted Prime Minister Andrej Babis' immunity on Friday, leaving him open to prosecution over accusations he fraudulently received European Union subsidies. The threat of legal action has prevented Babis from creating a government as smaller parties have refused to back him while ...
Prague, Dec 22 (CTK) - Prime Minister Andrej Babis's government approved on Friday the abolition of 14 departments and 73 posts at ministries and the government office that will take effect next year, Babis has told journalists. The move was confirmed by the Deputy Interior Minister in Charge of Civil ...
Radovan Krejcir is facing a series of criminal trials and two civil matters, including an attempt by the Czech government to extradite him. Picture: Chris Collingridge/ ANA Archive. Johannesburg - Czech crime boss Radovan Krejcir's attempt to find senior government officials, including Justice Minister ...
The Czech Republic, officially known as Czechia, has a new minority government as of Dec. 13. It likely won't in less than a month: There is an excellent chance the new government will not survive a vote of confidence in early January, potentially threatening further political turmoil in a key NATO ally that's ...
Representatives of the BMW Group, the Czech government and the Karlovary Vary region announced construction of a new proving ground today in Prague. ... Dr. Herbert Grebenc explained the decision to locate in the Czech Republic, as follows: "We found the ideal conditions and grounds we need for ...
Secretary of State for economy and finance H.E. Vongsey Vissoth expressed the appreciation when receiving Vice President of Senate of Czech Republic Mr. Ivo Barek at the ministry office. According to the secretary of state, the Czech government has decided to convert Cambodia's debt to Czech into ...


 

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