BEARER shares, an archaic financial instrument in which the only proof of ownership is the physical possession of the shares on paper, will finally be outlawed in the Czech Republic. It is high time. The opaque ownership of companies with such bearer shares is a huge problem during bidding for public contracts. Show More Summary
On May 14, I hosted my counterparts from the foreign ministries of Poland, the Czech Republic, Hungary, and Slovakia. These… more
As we've shown you before, the towns and farms in the DayZ world of Chernarus aren't exactly fiction. Much of the map, from the street layout down to individual building design, is lifted from real locations in the Czech Republic. Read more...
Faith in economic integration in Europe has fallen. According to polling from the Pew Research Center fewer people in Germany, Britain, France, Italy, Spain, Greece, Poland, and the Czech Republic now believe hat economic integration strengthens economies than did in 2012. Disillusion is the most noticeable in France. Show More Summary
Czech Republic President Milos Zeman showed up at a special state ceremony on Thursday looking a little green in the gills, sagging and swaying through the event at Prague Castle. Local media say that many Czechs believe he was drunk, a conclusion that does not seem unreasonable based on the footage. Show More Summary
A German couple was injured when their four-seat light plane crashed into a hotel in the north of the Czech Republic on Saturday, the CTK news agency said.
A unique technology tour with stops in Italy, Austria, Czech Republic and Germany.
In the 47th minute of Wednesday night’s Czech Republic Cup match between Sparta Praha and Mlada Boleslav, Sparta striker Leonard Kweuke broke away from Mlada Boleslav’s defense. While dribbling down the sideline Kweuke took a long touch, and attempted to regain possession when Mlada Boleslav defender Radek Dosoudil stepped in. Kweuke than jumped with both boots studs up [...]
Zbynek Irgl scored two shootout goals, including the game-winner, as the Czech Republic downed Denmark 2-1 at the world hockey championship in Stockholm on Thursday.
…The picturesque surroundings of Roprachtice, Czech Republic hit you straight to the heart! For those of you who enjoy some time on their own, away from all the negative city vibe, we highly recommend a breezy location where time stops for a while, reminding you to stop as well and stare to the blue sky. Show More Summary
In a new Lowe and Partners Prague-created Czech Republic ad for "relaxing" soft drink Zenonade, a flight attendent, while performing pre-flight instructions, tells herself, "I'm going to be the first to leave this plane, and you're all going to die." The camera then scans the cabin and she adds, "Dead. Show More Summary
Don’t let the exterior of this only Czech barn fool you with it’s old cobblestone walls and seemingly rickety roof. This is the house that has found a balance between modern living and historic inheritance. A2F Architects rebuilt the interior… Jonas Barn by A2F Architects – Bohemia, Czech Republic is a post by Denise Taw on Selectism.
Paramedics help injured people after an explosion in downtown Prague, Czech Republic, Monday, April 29, 2013. Police said a powerful explosion has damaged a building in the center of the Czech capital and they believe some people are buried in the rubble. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
The ever-reliable Mother's Day Central tells me that in the United States, Mother's Day is May 12. Turns out that's also true in a lot of other places, among them Belgium, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, China, the Czech Republic, Ethiopia, Ghana,...
TEXAS is a long way from the Czech Republic. Yet the massive fertilizer plant explosion on April 17th that killed at least four civilians, ten fire fighters and injured some 200 others in the city of West in Texas (pictured above) triggered a huge wave of empathy amongst Czechs at home and abroad. Show More Summary
The Golden Prague Festival 2013 is set to take place on 23rd-30th June at the Karlínské Spektrum, Karlínské nám?stí 7, Praha 8 – Karlín, Czech Republic.It will be organized by the Chess Club Holdia DP Prague and the Chess Academy Club...Show More Summary
The term gargoyle comes from the French term for “throat” which is very litteral in this drain spout on the Prague Cathedral. It is an oddly grotesque figure. Is it just me [...] The post Prague Cathedral Gargoyle – Prague, Czech Republic – Daily Photo appeared first on Amateur Traveler Travel Podcast.
The Czech Republic, Latvia and even The Netherlands have better Internet speeds than the U.S.
The Czech Republic plans to donate about $200,000 to help rebuild the Czech gym in West, Texas. Good people, those Czechs. Read more...
The nation has a unique connection to the town, where a plant explosion killed 14.