On the European continent, the Alps form a natural barrier for international transport. Containers can be transported to Southern Germany, the Czech Republic or
The Velka Amerika in Vysoký Újezd offers such remarkable views that you'll find it hard to believe that it is of this world. (Photo: Karelj/Public Domain) Beyond the awe-inspiring structural wonders of Prague, there lies a hidden magical world in the Czech Republic. Show More Summary
On the block would be SABMiller’s assets in the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Romania and Slovakia as it seeks approval for their merger.
Colors and patterns of the Czech Republic flag as rendered with favorite Czech foods, from vep?o knedlo zelo site. Image by Vojta Herout. We may be nearing the home stretch here, but I didn’t want to get there without mentioning the case for the (apparently) unloved current name for the homeland of the Czechs: the Czech Republic. Show More Summary
Screenshot of Google ngram tracking, of the uses in English of the terms Czech Republic, Bohemia, and the suggested new name Czechia. For interactive version go here. Czechia does have the virtue of freshness, since practically no English-speakers have heard or seen it before. Show More Summary
The banner from the home page of the organization promoting use of “Czechia” In the previous posts collected in this Thread, I argued that the country officially known as the Czech Republic should resist the proposal to change its “short geographic name” to Czechia. Show More Summary
Czech Police President Tomas Tuhy said that escorting the refugees from Greece to Turkey will be the task of the Czech police officers.
Defending champion Angelique Kerber faces Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic in the Porsche Grand Prix semifinals, and top-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska plays qualifier Laura Siegemund.
Screenshot of Google ngram tracking, of uses of the uses in English of the terms Czech Republic, Bohemia, and the suggested new name Czechia. For interactive version go here. Czechia does have the virtue of freshness, since practically no English-speakers have heard or seen it before. Show More Summary
Amsterdam-based photographer Ed shot these stunning photos in October 1970 for the first time he went to Prague. See more »
Czech Deputy Foreign Minister Martin Tlapa said the Czech Republic will send 4 million koruna ($170,000) of humanitarian assistance to Syria in the near future.
Sixteen Iraqi Christians in the Czech Republic ( Czechia) on Tuesday asked to be sent back home after a failed bid to move to Germany, Czech Interior Minister Milan Chovanec said. “They probably realized they would have to stay in the Czech Republic, given the limited possibilities of moving elsewhere,” Chovanec said on public television. […]
A group of Iraqi Christian refugees, resettled in the Czech Republic under the government's program, decided to return home, local media reported Tuesday.
(Image: Vardion) At the end of World War I, the Czech and Slovak regions of the Austo-Hungarian Empire formed the state of Czechoslovakia. When the pair split in 1993, the Czech state became known in English as the Czech Republic. It's a bit awkward. Show More Summary
Pull out the maps and get ready to make an edit. The Czech Republic is adopting the name "Czechia," pronounced "checkia," as its official English short name. Its name for formal documents will still be "Czech Republic." Czechs have long...Show More Summary
An Adam Taylor story in the Washington Post, to be filed under “About time!”: Politicians in the Czech Republic are set to put decades of debate to an end this week by officially announcing a new name for the country: Czechia. In a meeting with reporters this week, Foreign Minister Lubomir Zaoralek said he supported […]
Sanders and Clinton trade jabs in the New York debate, a German comedian is targeted for mocking Turkey’s president, the Czech Republic gets a new name, and more.
So apparently the Czech Republic might change its name to "Czechia" (pronounced CHECK-iya)? The country's president, prime minister, heads of parliament, and foreign and defense ministers are supporting a resolution to make the change,...Show More Summary
The country wants to solve confusion over its name—so it's rebranding.
Czechia will soon be synonymous with the Czech Republic. Unlike most European countries, the Czech Republic has lacked a one-word version of its name in foreign languages. Now, the country is set to use the name Czechia in English, Tschechien in German or Tchequie in French," translations of "Cesko"...