Sunday, 21 December 2014
Business | Reuters

The Czech Export Bank has suspended providing euro loans for exports to Russia due to the market situation there, a spokesman said on Thursday. "Considering the situation in Russia, we stopped, we believe for the very short term, providing euro loans to Russia, that means where cash flow is generated in roubles," said Petr Krizan, spokesman for the state-owned bank.

National | Radio Prague

A specially-commissioned bust of the late Czech president is set to be unveiled at Ireland's parliament in March.



National | Radio Prague

On Thursday, December 18th, Czechs marked the third anniversary of the death of Václav Havel, the legend of the Velvet Revolution and the country's first post-communist president.

National | Radio Prague

Mayors of municipalities in the close vicinity of the Temelín nuclear power plant have called on the Czech government to carry on with the plant's expansion.

Business | Radio Prague

When the McDonald fast food chain arrived in the Czech Republic twenty-two years ago it was a huge hit. But in recent years business has been slowing down and profits have been stagnating. The company's Czech division has now announced major revitalisation plans.

National | Radio Prague

A Czech woman has filed a lawsuit with a court in Norway appealing a decision of the country's social services to take away her two sons and place them in foster care, the paper Mladá fronta Dnes reported on Thursday.

Prague | Radio Prague

Among the many Christmas events underway in Prague at this time of year is an exhibition of nativity scenes and bells at Bethlehem Chapel in the city centre.

Prague | The Prague Post

If the number of tourists stays on track, the Christmas season could bring 250,000 foreign visitors to Prague, according to CzechTourism.

Cinema | Prague TV

Don't miss the second installment of Ben Stiller's Night in the museum series, Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb in which Larry spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.