Sunday, 17 December 2017
Czech Republic and the EU | ČTK

Foreign ministers of other EU states do not feel that the Czech Republic would abandon the common stance of the European Union on the recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel, outgoing Czech Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek told journalists on Monday.

National | ČTK

Czech legal experts believe that the current law of succession (inheritance) does not account for the right to inheritance of virtual property such as cryptocurrency, various online digital collections and figures or objects in Internet games, the daily Mlada fronta Dnes (MfD) wrote on Monday.

National | Radio Prague

The Czech skiing season was launched in most parts of the country this weekend, following heavy snowfall in the previous days. According to ski-operators, conditions on the slopes were very good.

Politics | ČTK

Czech President Milos Zeman met the remaining three candidates for ministers in the nascent government, Robert Plaga (education), Jiri Milek (agriculture) and Ilja Smid (culture), to discuss their plans in office on Monday, the Presidential Office has tweeted.

Czech Republic and the EU | Reuters

The designated Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babiš said that the European Union should not push Czechs over their refusal to shelter asylum-seekers, because it could strengthen extremist parties in the country. The European Union's executive will sue Poland, Hungary and the Czech Republic in the bloc's top court for their refusal to host asylum-seekers, Brussels said on Thursday. Babiš, whose government is due to be appointed by President Miloš Zeman on Dec. 13, repeated his country's stance on migrants.

Politics | ČTK

Several Czech politicians criticised President Miloš Zeman for having attended the national conference of the anti-European populist Freedom and Direct Democracy (SPD) on Saturday. The SPD praised Zeman, but it did not express direct support to his candidacy in the January presidential election.

Prague | Real Estate | Prague TV

The construction of the Letná shopping center started Dec. 7 with the laying of the foundation stone. The start of Letná obchodní centrum was delayed for several years since the Prague 7 Town Hall objected to the original design of the project.

National | ČTK

An earthquake with the magnitude of up to 3.5 degrees on the Richter scale hit the Czech part of Silesia at around 4:00 a.m. on Sunday, but it did not cause any injuries or material damage.

Czech Republic and the EU | ČTK

Czech prime minister-designate Andrej Babis wants to offer some 200 million crowns to the European Union to help tackle the refugee crisis, hoping Prague would thereby avoid court proceedings over its refusal to accept the migrant quotas, Hospodarske noviny (HN) wrote on Friday.

Czech Republic and the EU | ČTK

German Social Democrat leader Martin Schulz's plan to federalise the EU is unrealistic at present, outgoing Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek and Czech Vice President of the European Parliament Pavel Telicka told Czech Television (CT) on Sunday.

National | ČTK

The Foreign Ministry registers 263 Czech citizens who had problems with law, were detained by the local police or even ended up in prison abroad during the summer season, daily Pravo wrote on Saturday.

Politics | ČTK

The Freedom and Direct Democracy (SPD) will only support such Czech government that will fulfil its programme, the delegates to its conference said in their resolution on Saturday.

Politics | ČTK

The Freedom and Direct Democracy (SPD) praised the work of President Milos Zeman as president at its conference, but it did not express direct support to him in the January presidential race on Saturday.

Politics | ČTK

Some media outlets were barred access to the national conference of the Czech anti-European populist Freedom and Direct Democracy (SPD) on Saturday, as they were denied accreditation to it.

National | ČTK

The coward EU is doing its most to make the pro-Palestinian terrorist movement prevail over the pro-Israeli movement, Czech President Milos Zeman said at the national conference of the anti-European populist Freedom and Direct Democracy (SPD) on Saturday.