Czech Republic

Prague rights activist gets prize from Sudeten Germans

Berlin  - An association of Germans who have roots in the Sudetenland area of the western Czech Republic made an award Saturday to Prague journalist and human rights activist Petr Uhl for supportin

Estonian president, Czech prime minister talk power

Tallinn  -  Estonian President Toomas Hendrik Ilves and Czech Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek in Estonian capital Tallinn urged the European Union to develop a common energy policy Tuesday.

US missile shield shows resolve to Russia, Czech leader says

Prague  -  US plans to base a missile defence radar in the Czech Republic are critical to showing that eastern Europe can stand up to Russia, Czech Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek said Monday.

Czech drugmaker Zentiva NV rises after PE Group PPF's offer


Unemployment in Czech Republic at a ten year low

Prague  - Unemployment in the Czech Republic in the first quarter of 2008 fell to 4.7 per cent, its lowest level since 1997, the state statistics office said Friday.

Czech government survives another vote of no confidence

Prague  - The centre-right government of the Czech Republic survived its third vote of no confidence Wednesday, with 101 parliamentarians backing the government against 98 who voted against in the