Saturday, 28 February 2015

ČTK

HN: Prague plans reconstruction of Czech plot in Hamburg port

ČTK |
27 Feb 2015

The Czech Republic plans a thorough reconstruction of the plot it owns in the Hamburg seaport, which has got dilapidated in the past years, into a lucrative shipping centre, Hospodářské noviny reports.

Copyright 2015 by the Czech News Agency (ČTK). All rights reserved.
Copying, dissemination or other publication of this article or parts thereof without the prior written consent of ČTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.

HN: Czech detectives watch horses of Putin's aide Kadyrov

ČTK |
27 Feb 2015

Czech financial detectives must deal with European sanctions imposed on Russian President Vladimir Putin's men, including Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov who has stabled his elite blood horses in the Czech Republic since 2012, Hospodarske noviny (HN) writes Thursday.

Copyright 2015 by the Czech News Agency (ČTK). All rights reserved.
Copying, dissemination or other publication of this article or parts thereof without the prior written consent of ČTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.

Czech NGO must apologise to Mineral Waters owner for libel

ČTK |
27 Feb 2015

The Association of Cultural Heritage Protection and Development in the Czech Republic must apologise to the Karlovy Vary Mineral Waters head Italian Alessandro Pasquale for calling him names in connection with the Kyselka spa's devastation, the appeals High Court ruled Thursday.

Copyright 2015 by the Czech News Agency (ČTK). All rights reserved.
Copying, dissemination or other publication of this article or parts thereof without the prior written consent of ČTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.

ANO to elect new leadership, Babiš sure to win re-election

ČTK |
27 Feb 2015

Czech billionaire Andrej Babis is sure of re-election as chairman of the government ANO movement at its Prague national congress that will also elect ANO's new deputy chairpersons and presidium members and approve its new statutes this weekend.

Copyright 2015 by the Czech News Agency (ČTK). All rights reserved.
Copying, dissemination or other publication of this article or parts thereof without the prior written consent of ČTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.

Court sentences priest to five years for rape

ČTK |
27 Feb 2015

A Czech court Thursday sentenced Erik Tvrdon, a priest from Havlickuv Brod, to five years in jail for the rape and sexual abuse of several women, it ordered his institutional treatment and banned him from working with children for five years.

Copyright 2015 by the Czech News Agency (ČTK). All rights reserved.
Copying, dissemination or other publication of this article or parts thereof without the prior written consent of ČTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.

TI: One-third of Czech envoys had no standard work contract

ČTK |
27 Feb 2015

One-third of over 40 Czech ministerial and government commissioners had no standard employment contract in the past five years, says the Transparency International (TI) corruption watchdog in its analysis released Thursday.

Copyright 2015 by the Czech News Agency (ČTK). All rights reserved.
Copying, dissemination or other publication of this article or parts thereof without the prior written consent of ČTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.

Minister: Czechs can support Ukraine with military expertise

ČTK |
27 Feb 2015

Czechs could support Ukraine by providing military expertise or training in the future, Defence Minister Martin Stropnicky said at a press conference and added that the expectations connected with the recent Minsk agreement on a ceasefire in eastern Ukraine are not being fulfilled.

Copyright 2015 by the Czech News Agency (ČTK). All rights reserved.
Copying, dissemination or other publication of this article or parts thereof without the prior written consent of ČTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.

Court: Czech office made mistake in Hyundai plant case

ČTK |
27 Feb 2015

The Moravia-Silesia Region made a mistake when permitting the construction of the second gearbox plant of the South Korean Hyundai car maker in Nosovice, the Supreme Administrative Court (NSS) ruled Thursday.

Copyright 2015 by the Czech News Agency (ČTK). All rights reserved.
Copying, dissemination or other publication of this article or parts thereof without the prior written consent of ČTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.

Poll: Two-fifths of Czechs dissatisfied with economic situation

ČTK |
27 Feb 2015

Almost two-fifths of Czechs consider the national economic situation bad, according to a poll conducted by the CVVM polling institute and released Thursday.

Copyright 2015 by the Czech News Agency (ČTK). All rights reserved.
Copying, dissemination or other publication of this article or parts thereof without the prior written consent of ČTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.

Gov't says EC accepted its civil service law commitments

ČTK |
27 Feb 2015

The European Commission said it is accepting the Czech Republic's commitments to complete the adjustments to the civil service law by which the country has fulfilled the commission's condition for drawing European money.

Copyright 2015 by the Czech News Agency (ČTK). All rights reserved.
Copying, dissemination or other publication of this article or parts thereof without the prior written consent of ČTK is expressly forbidden. The Prague Daily Monitor is not responsible for its content.
Syndicate content