Wednesday, 1 July 2015
Business | Radio Prague

The number of female entrepreneurs in the Czech Republic has gone up by more than 30,000 over the last three years, according to Czech Radio. The broadcaster reported recently that the number of women launching their own businesses has gone up substantially in recent years while the number of male entrepreneurs had dropped by some 5,000.

Business | Prague TV

On paper, Czechs fit the Emirates airline's "globalista" profile – travelers who want to explore the world with the ease of modernity, convenience and simplicity.



National | Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty

Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka says it is essential that international sanctions against Russia continue until all sides in the Ukraine conflict meet the terms of a cease-fire deal agreed to in February.

National | ABC News/AP

An appeals court in the Slovak capital has upheld a lower court ruling that Czech Finance Minister Andrej Babiš did not collaborate with the communist-era secret police.

National | Radio Prague

The Czech branch of Transparency International has long been pushing for a law that would regulate lobbying in the government and Parliament and on Monday it was able to report the first tangible result in this respect.

National | ČTK

Frusack is the name of durable and washable bio bags for fruits and vegetables with an interesting design, invented by two Czech environment-minded medicine students who have already registered interest abroad, Respekt writes.

Business | Prague Connect

"I guess it was destiny," says Pavel Suchánek of his popular restaurant reservation and review service Restu. "No matter what you do, you're always spinning around certain areas of interest."

Prague | ČTK

The Maisel Synagogue, part of the Jewish Museum in Prague, with a new permanent exhibition is opening today after a thorough reconstruction.

Prague | The Prague Post

Prague has the dubious honor of being recognized as number one on the list of Top 10 best stag party destinations in Europe.

Arts | The Prague Post

Lindsey Stirling has certainly had the last laugh. She was rudely mocked on a TV talent show by the judges, only to go on get 6.75 million subscribers to her Youtube channel and 1.06 billion views of her videos since 2007.

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Arts | The Prague Post
Sport | ČTK

Czech football player Josef Masopust, who died at the age of 84 on Monday, was presented with UEFA's President Award for 2014 by Michel Platini on Sunday, when he visited Masopust shortly before his death during his current visit to Prague, Platini said Tuesday.

Sport | ČTK

The Czech Football Association (FACR) has not extended the contract with Jakub Dovalil, coach of the national under-21 team, after the team failed to get out of the group stage at the European Under 21 Championships.