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June 27, 2017
ČTK President Miloš Zeman today signed into law amendments to laws on pensions, more advantageous benefits for families with children, cyber security, health nurses and the ombudsman, the Presidential Office has told ČTK yesterday. read more
June 27, 2017
ČTK President Miloš Zeman "was furious" when Ivana Trump, the Czech-born ex-wife of U.S. President Donald Trump, told him that she would not become U.S. ambassador to Prague, although her former husband offered it to her, Zeman said in an...
June 27, 2017
ČTK Shahram Abdullah Zadeh, a Czech businessman of Iranian origin charged with huge tax evasion in fuel trading, will stay in a custody prison, the Regional Court in Brno has decided, its spokeswoman Eva Sigmundová told ČTK yesterday. read more
June 27, 2017
ČTK People in the Czech Republic are irrationally afraid of the adoption of the euro, President Miloš Zeman said yesterday and added that the euro would only bring a change to the instrument for measuring economic phenomena and that it would not...
June 27, 2017
ČTK Sixty percent of Czechs share the view that their country should not accept any refugees from countries hit by war, 33% would accept the refugees temporarily and 3% would let them settle in the country, according to the latest CVVM poll...
June 27, 2017
ČTK The Czech senior government Social Democrats (ČSSD) will present their new election manager and the leadership will discuss details of the campaign before the October 20-21 general election on Friday next week, election leader Lubomír...
June 27, 2017
ČTK President Miloš Zeman, 72, will leave politics if he loses the direct presidential election to be held next year, he said, answering a question from the audience at the Žofín Forum on the Czech National Interest yesterday. read more
June 27, 2017
ČTK The Czech Republic wants to take an active part in the emerging strengthened cooperation of EU countries in defence, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka told journalists arriving at today's EU summit. read more
June 27, 2017
ČTK Andrej Babiš as well as his ANO movement is unacceptable in the incumbent and in any future government, Petr Fiala, chairman of the rightist opposition Civic Democratic Party (ODS), told ČTK yesterday. read more
June 27, 2017
ČTK Some of the recommendations the OECD has made for the Czech Republic to fight the bribery of foreign officials effectively are no surprise and Prague plans the respective steps on its own, the Justice Ministry and the Supreme State Attorney'...

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