Czechia

Most Stores to Close for October 28

October 28 is Independent Czechoslovak State Day, and most large stores over 200 square meters…

Czech Plastic Surgeon Carried Out First Face Transplant on African-American Patient

A man has become the first African American patient to receive a full face transplant…

Czech Uber, Bolt and Liftago Taxi Drivers Under Inspection of Tax Administration

The Czech Tax Administration has introduced controls and checks on taxi drivers using the shared-economy…

Enjoy the (Last?) Warm Weather This Week!

Autumn? No, thanks. Temperatures in the Czech Republic could rise to 22 degrees Celsius this…

Beyond Everyday Socialist Days: Nudism in East Germany Was Also an Attraction

It was December 4, 1989, when the so-called exit clauses—aka special permits—were finally abolished, which…

Prague Rated Among the 15 Most Beautiful Cities in the World

Paris has been voted the most beautiful city in the world in a new ranking.…

Czech Republic Drops in EU’s Gender Equality Index

The Czech Republic is progressing towards gender equality at a slower pace than the other EU Member States.

One Killed, 10 Injured in Traffic Accident on Czech Highway

One person was burnt to death and 10 others were injured, including two in severe…

Czech Republic Ranks 32nd Most Competitive Economy in the World

The Czech Republic has been crowned the most competitive economy in Central Europe and the 32nd in the world.

The Hottest October 13th Since 1791

Sunday was the warmest October 13th ever recorded at Prague’s Klementinum, the oldest Czech monitoring station.