Sunday, 29 May 2016
National | ČTK

The Senate has rejected a lower house bill which would give the Supreme Audit Office, the country’s spending watchdog, greater powers. 42 out of 60 senators present voted against the proposed amendment, under which the office would in future be able to look into the financing of local and regional administrations, state funds, health insurance companies, public schools and companies in which the state is a majority shareholder.

Dining | Prague TV

The Prague Food Festival will be celebrating its 10th birthday at the Palace Gardens on May 27th – 29th. The enchanted location on the grounds of Prague Castle will be hosting the unique gastronomical experience for the 6th year in a row.



Politics | ČTK

Health Minister Svatopluk Němeček should submit the anti-smoking bill promptly again so that it may be passed by the end of the election period, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka (both Social Democrats, ČSSD) said during his visit to the Olomouc Region yesterday.

Cinema | ČTK

The British-US-French coproduction film Anthropoid which tells the story of the 1942 assassination of acting Reich Protector Reinhard Heydrich in Czechoslovakia, will open this year’s edition of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, which gets under way on 1 June.

Business | Radio Prague

Czech brewing jewel Plzeňský Prazdroj is going up for sale. That’s the result of the go ahead from the European Commission to the massive worldwide beer deal under which global market leader InBev acquires its nearest rival SABMiller.

National | The Guardian

The collection, stashed beneath the floorboards of the Beaufort-Spontin family's Bečov castle, could fetch almost £1m.

Life | Prague TV

The second edition of the open-air exhibition Sculpture Line will be held in Prague from 1 June until end of September.

Life | Prague TV

Refitted boat hopes to find a stable spot on Náplavka, but will still travel

Cinema | Prague TV

Romantic comedy puts Ethan Hawke in the middle of good intentions

Life | Prague TV

This year's edition of the annual Fringe festival will take place from 27 May till 4 June in various venues around Prague.

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Life | Prague TV