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Politics

PM wins confidence vote for reset center-right coalition

Czech Position |
30 April 2012

PM wins confidence vote for center-right coalition government and avoids threat of early elections.

Karolína Peake says her new political force is here to stay

Radio Prague |
27 April 2012

Just two years ago the name Karolína Peake was known to few people outside of the issue of playgrounds in Prague 1. Today she's the keystone in the fractured coalition government.

Cabinet looks set to win confidence vote

The Wall Street Journal |
27 April 2012

The right-leaning Czech cabinet looks set to handily win today's parliament's confidence vote, despite continued criticism from trade unions.

PM calls confidence vote to test support for new coalition

Czech Position |
24 April 2012

PM Petr Nečas has relaxed his earlier conditions for a center-right coalition to continue in office and instead called for a vote of confidence to be held in his government as the best test of its staying power and support in the lower house of parliament. He refused to say whether he would be satisfied with a bare 101 majority vote of confidence support.

MEP Evžen Tošenovský to run for Czech presidency

Czech Position |
23 April 2012

Credible sources with the Civic Democrats (ODS) say the popular ex-Moravian-Silesian governor, now an MEP, will toss his hat in the ring.

State to offer 'inflation-beating' bonds to individuals

Czech Position |
20 April 2012

Following the success of first emission, the Finance Ministry is to offer bonds, some inflation-linked, with longer maturity periods aimed at individual investors.

Twin Peaks suggested as name of new party as political mystery deepens

Czech Position |
20 April 2012

Twin Peaks suggested as new name of the party created around Public Affairs defector Karolína Peake in spoof competition.

PM says solid majority with Public Affairs' refugees – or early elections

Czech Position |
19 April 2012

PM Petr Nečas ups stakes by calling for a comfortable majority for his coalition, without the remainder of Vít Bárta's VV, or early elections.

Civic Democrats slip below Communists in poll

Czech Position |
19 April 2012

Mass privatization 'road to bankruptcy and corruption' Cambridge, Harvard sociologists claim

Czech Position |
19 April 2012

Study slams neoliberal policy of rapid mass privatization, claims proof of 'direct link' to its implementation with economic failure and graft.

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