Czech Republic

Czech FM: Czech Republic wants Georgia in EU

Czech FM: Czech Republic wants Georgia in EU

Georgia is a part of Europe and the Czech Republic wants the country in the European Union, Czech Foreign Minister Jan Lipavsky said on Thursday at a press conference following a meeting with his Georgian counterpart Ilia Darchiashvili. …

Russia closes sky for three European countries

Russia closes sky for three European countries

Russia restricts incoming flights of Bulgaria, Poland and the Czech Republic’s airlines due to unfriendly decisions of the aviation authorities of these countries, the Federal Air Transport Agency reports. “Starting on …

No agreement on energy prices in EU

No agreement on energy prices in EU

EU leaders failed to agree on how to respond to the ongoing problem of high energy prices at Thursday's (16 December) European summit

World is put on high alert over the Omicron coronavirus variant

World is put on high alert over the Omicron coronavirus variant

Fears mount over the newly identified coronavirus variant Omicron - the new mutation, which is potentially more transmissible, was first discovered in South Africa and has since been detected in Australia, United Kingdom, Germany, …

Czech President returns to hospital after positive COVID test

Czech President returns to hospital after positive COVID test

Czech President Milos Zeman was taken back to hospital on Thursday after testing positive for the coronavirus, his office said, just hours after his release following more than six weeks of treatment for an unrelated condition. Zeman, …

An ambulance took the Czech president to a military hospital

An ambulance took the Czech president to a military hospital

Czech President Miloš Zeman was hospitalized on Sunday, according to the Pravo newspaper website. He was taken to the Central Military Hospital in Prague at his country residence in the town of Lany. Zeman was brought to the …

Czech opposition takes lead in election vote count

Czech opposition takes lead in election vote count

A Czech opposition group promising to slash government spending and reduce debt overtook billionaire Prime Minister Andrej Babis’s ANO party in the vote count following parliamentary elections, partial results showed, Bloomberg informs. …

Ruling party leads on elections in Czech Republic

Ruling party leads on elections in Czech Republic

The parliamentary elections in the Czech Republic are won by the ruling party of Prime Minister Andrej Babis. The ANO movement received 27.75% of the vote, while the coalition of three liberal parties, SPOLU, received 26.44%. The …

Russia lifts restrictions on flights to three countries

Russia lifts restrictions on flights to three countries

The Russian anti-coronavirus crisis center is lifting restrictions imposed on regular and charter air travel from Russia to the Dominican Republic, the Czech Republic and South Korea on August 27, the crisis center said in a statement on …

Two dead as passenger trains collide in Czech Republic

Two dead as passenger trains collide in Czech Republic

Two people died and more than 40 others suffered injuries when a fast train from Munich collided with a commuter passenger train in the Czech Republic on Wednesday. Four people who were seriously injured had been taken away by …

Russia's list of unfriendly states may be extended

Russia's list of unfriendly states may be extended

An extension of the list of unfriendly countries is possible, but Moscow does not want this list to become infinite, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Sergey Ryabkov said in an interview Tuesday. "The list of unfriendly states could …