Politics & Economics

Prague Flats 10% More Expensive Than Last Year

The average price of new flats in Prague increased by 10% to CZK 99,400 per…

Czech Unemployment Rate at Lowest Level Since 1996

At 2.9 percent, the Czech unemployment rate is the lowest in 22 years, and in…

Prague Suspends Long-Term Visa Applications by Vietnamese

The Czech Republic has stopped accepting visa application requests and requests for work permits from…

Babiš Sworn In as Head of Czech Minority Government

Czech President Miloš Zeman formally appointed Andrej Babiš as the country’s prime minister Wednesday, ending…

Wages Show Fastest Growth in 15 Years

Wages are up in the Czech Republic compared to last year. In the first quarter…

Czechs Protest Against Babiš Before His Second Appointment

Thousands of Czechs protested in Prague against Andrej Babiš on Tuesday, a day before his second…

Czech President to Name Babiš PM for Second Time

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babiš will be appointed government head again on June 6, he…

Czech Gov't Approves New Currency Exchange Rules

The Czech government has approved some changes to the rules for exchanging money, and these…

Czech Republic Preparing a Rapid Employment Program for Ukrainians

The Czech Republic’s Minister of Labor and Social Affairs, Jaroslava Němcová, stated that the ministry…

Uber Reaches Deal in the Czech Republic on Licensing, Tax

The Czech government said Monday it had reached a deal with ride-hailing service Uber that…