Saturday, 10 October 2015
Business | Radio Prague

Unemployment in the Czech Republic is at its lowest level since March 2009. According to freshly released figures from the country's Labour Office, 6.0 percent of the workforce was jobless in September, down 0.2 percent on the previous month. Meanwhile, the number of jobs available last month was the highest since just after the start of the economic crisis. Economist Daniel Munich who explained that the situation is more nuanced than it may initially appear.

National | Radio Prague

A consortium of 18 Czech non-governmental organisations working with migrants last week issued a document in which it outlines the basic principles the country should adhere to in dealing with immigrants.



National | ČTK

The Czech Republic will extend random controls introduced over the migrant crisis along the Austrian border in mid-September from 14 to 20 border crossings on Saturday, spokeswoman for the Interior Ministry told ČTK Thursday.

National | ČTK

The government's Council for Human Rights on Thursday approved draft new measures to improve the treatment of foreigners. Human rights minister Jiri Dienstbier will submit them to the government.

National | ABC News/AP

President Miloš Zeman has canceled his invitation for the Norwegian ambassador to attend the celebration of a major holiday at the presidential seat. The move further raises the tension between the two countries over a decision by Norway's child welfare authorities to strip a Czech national of parental rights to her two sons.

National | ČTK

A Czech firm has developed and tested an efficient method using hot air to kill the European house borer that is damaging wooden structures of historical sights en masse, daily paper Právo wrote.

National | Radio Prague

A new direct air-link between Brno and Munich is to be set up by the end of the year, the governor of South Moravia Michal Hašek told journalists on Thursday.


Even childhood anxiety gets a bi-cultural spin

Life | Radio Prague

Conservationists in the National Park Bohemian Switzerland in north of the country are busy these days collecting wild pears. While they might not be exactly tasty for people, they are an important source of nutrition for a number of forest animals.

Life | Prague TV

The Czech Republic has a rich history of high craftsmanship and original animation for children's toys and entertainment.

Arts | The Prague Post

The Guitar Across Styles festival is now in its 18th year, and will have events in Prague and other towns. The main idea behind the festival is to bring more types of guitar music to Czech audiences than just the typical classical styles.

Life | The Prague Post

A movement to rebuild a Hapsburg victory column has been under way since 1990.

Life | Prague TV

Don't miss this year's Monsterball offering games, tombola, fun, drinks and snacks... and of course, Prague TV's traditional Best Halloween Costume competition.