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Best Czech movies to watch on Netflix this summer – By Kafkadesk

Sticking around the Czech Republic this summer? Or just looking for movies to watch during those long summer evenings? Check out our list of the five best Czech cult movies currently on Netflix! Kolya (Czech: Kolja) Starting with the critically acclaimed classics, Kolja, a winner of the 1997 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, is one of […]

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Czech Republic’s “first-ever” floating 3D-printed house now complete

The “first-ever floating 3D-printed building in the world”, according to Czech sculptor Michal Trpák, has been completed in southern city of České Budějovice. The unique and stylish structure, whose simple 43-square-meter floor plan includes a living room, kitchen, bedroom and bathroom, is scheduled to be displayed on the Vltava river in Prague in August. The […]

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Czech Republic remains safe country for Jewish community, report finds

Although the number of registered anti-Semitic acts doubled last year, the Czech Republic remains a safe country for the Jewish community, a new report found. Registered anti-Semitic acts doubled last year Nearly 700 cases of anti-Semitic acts and behaviour were registered last year by the Federation of Jewish Communities in the Czech Republic, marking a two-fold increase […]

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Czech Republic joins EU climate neutrality goal

The Czech Republic has officially signed up to the European Union’s goal to achieve climate neutrality by 2050, local Hospodarske Noviny daily reported. In a letter sent by Environment Minister Richard Brabec (ANO) to the European Commission and EU member states, the Czech Republic officially backed the EU’s ambitious goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to […]

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Czech Republic confirms new Covid-19 outbreak at coal mine

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Manifesto for a sustainable and neighbourly Prague

As the Covid-19 pandemic forces us to rethink our lifestyle, more than 30 local organisations called on the Prague city hall, the local municipalities and the Prague Institute for Urban Planning and Development (IPR) to launch public discussions to debate the city’s future. Among other suggestions, the signatories of this public manifesto for a sustainable […]

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State of emergency in the Czech Republic officially over

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As Czech economy plunges, unemployment reaches two-year high

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Use of birth control pills in the Czech Republic drops to all-time low

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Czech Republic, Slovakia and Austria discuss possible “little Schengen”