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Manifesto Market Prague Smichov Opens July 19th

Manifesto Market Prague Smichov Opens July 19th

Published 11 June 2019

On July 19th, Manifesto Market Prague Smichov will open its doors to the first visitors and make the unique experience of pairing elegant design, local and international food and cultural performances more accessible to the residents of Vltava’s left bank...

Prague Memorial to Jewish Children Vandalised

Prague Memorial to Jewish Children Vandalised

Published 10 June 2019

A memorial honoring the escape of mostly Jewish children from the Nazis, organized by Sir Nicholas Winton, has been damaged in an apparently carefully planned attack...

Unemployment in the Czech Republic Lowest in 22 Years

Unemployment in the Czech Republic Lowest in 22 Years

Published 10 June 2019

The unemployment rate fell from 2.7% to 2.6% in May, reaching a new historic low, mainly due to seasonal work The jobless rate fell as expected and the number of vacancies reached a new record, at 346,000, which is 6,600 more than in the previous month...

Gail, a 24/7 Lighthouse for Life

Gail, a 24/7 Lighthouse for Life

Published 10 June 2019

Gail came to Prague from NYC in 2002 on an operatic tour. However, the flood cut it short and Gail had to figure out what was next...

77 Years Ago, the Massacre of Lidice

77 Years Ago, the Massacre of Lidice

Published 10 June 2019

On June 10, 1942, the German government announced that it had destroyed the small village of Lidice, Czechoslovakia, killing every adult male and some fifty-two women...

Half of Czechs Tolerant of Homosexual Coming Out

Half of Czechs Tolerant of Homosexual Coming Out

Published 9 June 2019

Some 48 percent of Czechs are of the view that admitting one's homosexuality does not cause any problems in a given town or village, according to a survey conducted by the CVVM polling institute in May and released on Friday...

June 22: Music Open Air Festival at Střelecký ostrov

June 22: Music Open Air Festival at Střelecký ostrov

Published 8 June 2019

A romantic place hidden in the shade of mature trees in the heart of the city under the Legion Bridge enchants visitors with its old-time atmosphere and exceptional views of the city directly from the surface of the Vltava River...