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June 26, 2017
With wages set to a major issue in looming Czech parliamentary elections, a major strike by Volkswagen workers in neighbouring Slovakia has grabbed a lot of attention. Car production is the leading manufacturing sector in both countries with the...
June 26, 2017
ČTK The Prague branch of the Social Democratic Party (ČSSD) officially rejected the return of former prime minister Jiří Paroubek to the party yesterday. read more
June 26, 2017
ČTK The meeting between the Visegrad Four (V4) and Benelux's heads of government today was historic, Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka has said and added that the countries "must try to understand one another more." read more
June 26, 2017
ČTK The Czech Republic wants to increase its representation in international organisations, Foreign Ministry state secretary Petr Gajdušek said at a conference on the work of Czech civilian experts in the EU and Organisation for Security and...
June 26, 2017
ČTK The acquittal of an attacker who killed a Czech citizen in London last September and the independence of the judiciary were among the issues Czech President Miloš Zeman discussed with Guido Raimondi, European Court of Human Rights (ECHR)...
June 26, 2017
ČTK The Czech Šumava National Park (NPS) and its German partner, the Bavarian Forest National Park, cooperate on eight projects worth about CZK 160 million thanks to European subsidies for cross-border cooperation, their directors said yesterday...
June 26, 2017
ČTK The Czech Defence and Security Industry Association (DSIA) does not support the planned setting up of a European Defence Fund (EDF) because it fears that big arms concerns would win all the major contracts, DSIA head...
June 26, 2017
ČTK Education, Youth and Sports Minister Kateřina Valachová (Social Democrats, ČSSD) insists on her resignation, which President Miloš Zeman accepted, she told journalists after they met yesterday. read more
June 26, 2017
ČTK Czech soldiers joined the fight against the terrorists who attacked a hotel complex near Bamako, Mali, on Sunday, and they also assisted in evacuating and rescuing people, Czech General Staff spokesman Jan Šulc told ČTK yesterday. read more
June 26, 2017
ČTK Czech speed skater Martina Sáblíková and the late conductor Jiří Bělohlávek will be among the 15 personalities who will receive the Gratias Agit award for promoting the country's good name from Foreign Minister Lubomír Zaorálek on Friday....

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