Tuesday, 22 May 2018

Politics

Critics warning of Zeman attending Communist congress

ČTK |
23 Apr 2018

President Milos Zeman has violated an unwritten rule of the postcommunist history by attending the congress of the Communists, asking them to tolerate the planned cabinet of Prime Minister Andrej Babis' ANO and Social Democrats, his critics said on Saturday.

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PM Babiš congratulates Communist leader on re-election

ČTK |
23 Apr 2018

Czech Prime Minister Andrej Babis congratulated Communist leader Vojtech Filip on his re-election at the party's congress on Saturday.

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Filip re-elected Czech Communist leader

ČTK |
23 Apr 2018

The Communist Party of Bohemia and Moravia (KSČM) will be still headed by party leader Vojtěch Filip since he defeated deputy chairman Josef Skála in the second round of the vote at the party congress on Saturday.

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Coalition gov't deal may be finished in two weeks

ČTK |
23 Apr 2018

A written coalition pact between Prime Minister Andrej Babiš's ANO and the Social Democrats may be finished during the next two weeks, ANO deputy chairman Jaroslav Faltýnek told Czech Television on Sunday. The parties have already agreed on the programme, Faltýnek said. A similar situation is in the talks with the Communists who are planning a tacit support to the government in the making.

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Social Democrats inform Zeman about government offer from ANO

ČTK |
20 Apr 2018

Czech Social Democrats (CSSD) leader Jan Hamacek on Thursday informed President Milos Zeman about the offer to form the government the Social Democrats received from Prime Minister Andrej Babis's ANO on Monday, Hamacek has told journalists.

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PM Babis: Foreign companies did not influence Czech elections

ČTK |
20 Apr 2018

Czech secret services and security bodies do not have any information that any foreign companies influenced the recent election to the Chamber of Deputies, Prime Minister Andrej Babiš (ANO) told journalists on Thursday.

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ČSSD MPs debated on whether to form gov't with ANO

ČTK |
20 Apr 2018

The Czech Social Democrat (CSSD) deputies' group did not discuss ANO's government cooperation offer at its meeting on Thursday but debated on whether it actually makes a sense for the CSSD to join the government, MP Petr Dolinek told journalists.

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Czech Communists' influence increasing

ČTK |
19 Apr 2018

The Communist party of Bohemia and Moravia (KSCM), which will have its extraordinary election congress on April 21, has the biggest influence on the composition and activities of the government since the end of the Communist rule in 1989.

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ANO MP elected new head of body supervising police inspection

ČTK |
19 Apr 2018

Jiří Mašek (ANO) was elected the head of the Chamber of Deputies commission supervising the General Inspection of Security Corps (GIBS) in a secret vote on Wednesday.

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Opposition slams gov't purges in reaction to GIBS head's departure

ČTK |
18 Apr 2018

The Czech opposition mentioned PM Andrej Babis's pressure on Michal Murin in reaction to his announced resignation as head of the security corps inspection (GIBS) on Tuesday, and criticised what it called personnel purges the cabinet has been pursuing in spite of its caretaker status.

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