Wednesday, 16 August 2017

Politics

PM to discuss economic and defence cooperation in Japan

ČTK |
28 Jun 2017

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka (Social Democrats, ČSSD) will leave for a five-day visit to Japan on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of resumption of Czech-Japanese relations during which he will discuss economic and defence cooperation between the two countries.

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Horáček offers support for presidential bids of his two rivals

ČTK |
28 Jun 2017

Presidential candidate Michal Horáček is ready to collect signatures for his two rivals, Jiří Drahoš and Marek Hilser, because he wants them to run for the head of state in the 2018 election, his representative has told ČTK.

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Diplomacy head calls for fighting terrorism, populism in CE

ČTK |
28 Jun 2017

Foreign Minister Lubomír Zaorálek called for fighting terrorism, racism, xenophobia and populism in his speech at the plenary session of the Parliament Assembly of the Council of Europe (CE) yesterday.

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PM to discuss economic and defence cooperation in Japan

ČTK |
27 Jun 2017

Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka (Social Democrats, CČSSD) will leave for a five-day visit to Japan on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of resumption of Czech-Japanese relations during which he will discuss economic and defence cooperation between the two countries.

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MfD: ČSSD, KSČM seem equally strong after 25 years

ČTK |
27 Jun 2017

The Social Democrats (ČSSD) and the Communists (KSČM) seem equally strong before the Czech general election for the first time after 25 years during which the ČSSD clearly had the upper hand, Miroslav Korecký writes in daily Mladá fronta Dnes (MfD) yesterday.

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ODS approves election manifesto

ČTK |
27 Jun 2017

The board of the opposition Civic Democratic Party (ODS) approved the manifesto and list of candidates for the October general election in the Czech Republic yesterday, party leader Petr Fiala has told journalists.

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Austrian president arrives in Prague, meets Czech PM Sobotka

ČTK |
27 Jun 2017

Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen, who arrived in Prague by train to pay his first official visit to Czech Republic, discussed bilateral cooperation and transport infrastructure with Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka yesterday, government spokesman Martin Ayrer has told ČTK.

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Local ČSSD branch wants ex-PM Paroubek to return

ČTK |
27 Jun 2017

The local branch of the senior ruling Czech Social Democrats (ČSSD) in Cerhenice approved the admission of former ČSSD chairman and ex-PM Jiri Paroubek to the party despite the Prague organisation's rejection.

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Babiš to be ANO election leader in Central Bohemia

ČTK |
27 Jun 2017

Andrej Babiš, chairman of the Czech government ANO movement, will lead the candidates for the October general election in the Central Bohemia Region, the ANO leadership confirmed yesterday, ANO has announced in a press release.

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LN: Former Škoda head Kulhánek may run for Czech president

ČTK |
26 Jun 2017

The Czech extra-parliamentary Civic Democratic Alliance (ODA) may propose Vratislav Kulhánek, former head of the board of directors and later of the supervisory board of the Škoda car maker, as a presidential candidate, daily Lidové noviny (LN) reported Friday.

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