Saturday, 3 December 2016
Finance | Radio Prague

Some probably thought it would never happen but their doubts have been confounded in a textbook example proving that where there's a political will there is a way. And on Thursday electronic cash registers, the flagship measure to combat tax dodging of ANO leader and finance minister Andrej Babiš, started to take effect on the ground in the Czech Republic.

Prague | Prague TV

Prague has been named the best region in the Czech Republic to live in, followed by the Pardubice region and Plzeň region. The worst region is the Moravia-Silesia region. The survey was carried out by Datank, with 1,400 respondents who rated 54 criteria.



National | The New York Times

Czech PM Bohuslav Sobotka has rejected terror charges that two Czech nationals face in Turkey. Miroslav Farkas and Marketa Vselichova were arrested Nov. 13 in Sirnak province while trying to cross the border to Iraq, and charged with belonging to a terror group.

National | ČTK

The UNESCO special committee added Czech and Slovak puppetry to the list of world intangible heritage at its meeting in Addis Ababa on Thursday.

National | ČTK

Czech designer Viktorie Beldova has made a set of crown jewels for the King of Cambodia, Norodom Sihamoni, who studied in Prague in the past and still speaks excellent Czech.

National | ČTK

Sixty percent of drivers violated traffic regulations when using railway crossings and most drivers killed by a passing train were locals who knew the crossing well and did not respect it despite the red flashing light, road safety expert Roman Budsky said.

Business | Prague TV

All you need to know about rental and purchase agreements in the Czech Republic. Rent legally, safely and well. Learn more at this workshop.

Life | Prague TV

With only a few weeks left in 2016, it's time to make plans to celebrate New Year's Eve. Everyone in Prague will be partying and there are so many places to choose from.

Dining | iNews

"Beer is best in the cellar of the brewery," according to Pilsner Urquell brewmaster Vaclav Berka. But if you can't get over to Plzeň, you can try a pint of fresh, unpasteurised beer in one of the Tankovna (or tank) pubs popping up across Manchester.

Dining | Prague TV

Winter isn't a good time for outdoor food festivals. The Grand Restaurant Festival, now in its eighth year, has a solution. It brings people inside, with special menus available directly at the top restaurants. Presale of gift vouchers for the festival started Dec. 1.

Cinema | Prague TV

There are only so many holiday cookies you can eat and family stories you can listen to politely before you need a good stiff drink. For the Scrooges among us, Bad Santa 2 serves as a brief escape from the ubiquitous holiday cheer.