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Czech Vegetable Prices Hitting the Roof

Czech Vegetable Prices Hitting the Roof

Published 18 April 2019

The prices of some vegetables, especially potatoes, in the Czech Republic are increasing dramatically due to a significant drop in production...

Stores to Close on Easter Monday

Stores to Close on Easter Monday

Published 18 April 2019

Visitors to Prague as well as locals should be warned that stores larger than 200 square meters will close on Easter April 20th and on Easter Monday (April 22)...

First Three Days of Sickness Will be Paid

First Three Days of Sickness Will be Paid

Published 18 April 2019

Czech employees will be entitled to sick pay in the first three days of sickness most likely from July, as previously approved, as the lower house rejected the opposition Civic Democrats' (ODS) proposal to postpone the measure until the new electronic sick notes are fully operating...

Czech Police Say PM Babiš Should Stand Trial in Fraud Case

Czech Police Say PM Babiš Should Stand Trial in Fraud Case

Published 17 April 2019

Czech police said on Wednesday that Prime Minister Andrej Babis and others should stand trial for alleged fraud involving the handling of a 2 million euro European Union subsidy - charges that could see him jailed for up to 10 years...

Prague Castle Restorers Can Help Repair Notre-Dame

Prague Castle Restorers Can Help Repair Notre-Dame

Published 16 April 2019

The Prague Castle restorer's workshops are prepared to help Paris repair the fire-damaged Notre-Dame Cathedral, Czech President Milos Zeman wrote to his French counterpart Emmanuel Macron today in a letter that Zeman's spokesman Jiri Ovcacek released to CTK...