Saturday, 1 October 2016

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Polish police may be able to interfere on Czech soil

ČTK |
30 Sep 2016

Prague wants to intensify the Czech-Polish cooperation and enable the police corps of both countries to interfere on the territory of the other country, Interior Minister Milan Chovanec told CTK after a meeting with his German counterpart Thomas de Maiziere.

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Project of aid to Haiti expands in Olomouc region

ČTK |
30 Sep 2016

The project of aid to Haiti by buying tap water will expand to other restaurants and cafes in the Olomouc Region in the autumn, Karolina Opatrilova, spokeswoman for the organising Charitas of the Olomouc Archdiocese (ACHO), told CTK on Thursday.

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New York declares Václav Havel Day for September 28

ČTK |
30 Sep 2016

Mayor of New York Bill de Blasio declared on Wednesday Václav Havel Day in New York which will be celebrated on September 28, Michael Žantovský, director of the Václav Havel Library, confirmed to ČTK on Thursday. Late Havel, who would celebrate his 80th birthday on October 5, was remembered in the USA at other events, too. "The institute of the days devoted to a certain person or topic has a quite big weight in New York," the Czech general consulate in New York said earlier.

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Czech Mint issues medals commemorating Havel

ČTK |
30 Sep 2016

The Czech Mint will issue a series of commemorative medals on the occasion of the 80th birth anniversary of former Czechoslovak and Czech president Vaclav Havel (1936-2011), the mint has said.

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Interior Ministry, police receive anti-prize

ČTK |
30 Sep 2016

The Czech Interior Ministry and police command were awarded the main anti-prize in the competition for the willingness of the authorities to provide information, the organising Open Society told journalists on Thursday.

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Former deputy minister to be retried in IBM deal

ČTK |
30 Sep 2016

The Prague High Court cancelled the acquittal of former deputy labour and social affairs minister Vladimir Siska and court expert Vladimir Smejkal, returning the case of a public commission for IBM worth one billion crowns for retrial, CTK has found out from the judicial database.

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Police detain 11 foreigners, probably Syrian refugees

ČTK |
30 Sep 2016

Czech police detained 11 foreign nationals, including children, at a D8 motorway lay-by north of Prague on Thursday and they are ascertaining the identity of the people who may be Syrian refugees.

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Court cancels fine for released pay of Prague state attorneys

ČTK |
30 Sep 2016

The Prague Municipal Court cancelled the fine that the Office for Personal Data Protection (UOOU) imposed on the Prague High State Attorney's Office for releasing the salaries of its employees and the UOOU will have to deal with the case again, the court has informed on its website.

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NGO awards MPs for anti-corruption struggle

ČTK |
30 Sep 2016

The Czech Reconstruction of the State anti-corruption group of NGOs awarded deputies and senators on Thursday for the fulfilment of their election promise to support anti-corruption legislation, and it has presented a survey of MPs' efforts in this respect on its website.

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Czech PM Sobotka to attend Peres's funeral in Israel

ČTK |
30 Sep 2016

The funeral of former Israeli president Shimon Peres on Friday will also be attended by Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka, in addition to the previously announced Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek, the Government Office told CTK on Thursday.

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