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August 19, 2017
ČTK The Czech Senate on Wednesday turned down a bill on public finances' management and control, which the government submitted to simplify and harmonise audits in public administration, but the senators said it would only bring more bureaucracy...
August 19, 2017
ČTK President Miloš Zeman has enough signatures to seek re-election in 2018 as he collected over 59,000 of them by Wednesday, while 50,000 are needed, Zeman's wife Ivana Zemanova, the head of his petition team, has told...
August 19, 2017
ČTK Several transfers of shares were made around the farm Čapí hnízdo, owned by the former concern of Andrej Babiš (ANO), leader of the government ANO, in order to cover up its ownership structure and to enable the Czech company to be eligible...
August 19, 2017
ČTK Lenka Stodolová has become the first female driver of a waste collection vehicle in the capital of Prague, daily Mladá fronta Dnes reported. She appreciates her new job, saying it is surprisingly clean work since as...
August 19, 2017
ČTK Czech pensioners and children will have lower limits for additional payment for drugs under the amendment to the public health insurance law passed by the Senate on Wednesday. read more
August 19, 2017
ČTK One of the minority shareholders of the AGPI firm that owns the pig farm in Lety, situated at the site of a former Nazi camp for the Roma, plans to bring a lawsuit questioning the plan to sell the farm to the Czech state, AGPI board deputy...
August 19, 2017
ČTK Insolvency cases will be assigned to judges based on an automatic and random system in Czech courts under a government-proposed amendment to the Civil Court Order the Senate passed on Wednesday. read more
August 19, 2017
ČTK Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka has said on Twitter that the van plowing into a crowd in Barcelona yesterday was another "outrageous terrorist attack on innocent people." read more
August 19, 2017
ČTK A total of 137 Czechs and Slovaks died in consequence of the Soviet-led invasion of Czechoslovakia in 1968 and another more than 400 people in the following years of occupation, historians Prokop Tomek and Ivo Pejcoch write in a book...
August 19, 2017
ČTK A lowering of taxes and the abolition of the sales electronic registration (EET) are among the 12 conditions of the Czech rightist opposition Civic Democratic Party (ODS), which presented them under the name the Vysehrad Declaration on...

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