PRAGUE Slavia coach Jindrich Trpisovsky's coaching career has propelled him from the rough-and-tumble lower echelons of Czech football to Barcelona's hallowed Camp Nou - an unlikely journey that the baseball-cap wearing coach describes as a dream.
PRAGUE The view from Pavel Kacirek's apartment overlooking Prague's majestic Old Town Square should make it the dream home, but the hordes of tourists and clogged streets mean it no longer is. | Video
PRAGUE, Nov 7 A divided Czech National Bank
(CNB) held interest rates on Thursday, with the knock-on effect
of economic weakness abroad staying its hand as new economic
forecasts issued by the bank pointed to two hikes by next March.
PRAGUE The European Union's eastern and southern countries on Tuesday rejected efforts to cap aid they receive from the EU budget and attach conditions, fearing "the poorer will get less and the richer will get more".
PRAGUE, Nov 5 The European Union's eastern and
southern countries on Tuesday rejected efforts to cap aid they
receive from the EU budget and attach conditions, fearing "the
poorer will get less and the richer will get more."
PRAGUE A quick-fire strike from Lionel Messi and a second half own goal gave Barcelona a 2-1 win over Slavia Prague in a thrilling Champions League Group F encounter on Wednesday where both sides spurned multiple chances.
PRAGUE Another round of administrative savings would be better than letting the 2020 Czech central state budget deficit swell if an economic slowdown worsens and hits state income, Finance Minister Alena Schillerova said in an interview on Friday.
PRAGUE, Sept 11 Czech interest rates should stay
on an even keel over the next year to keep domestic inflationary
pressures under control even while global central banks shift to
policy easing, Czech National Bank Vice-Governor Marek Mora said
in an interview.
PRAGUE Security concerns in Poland and the Czech Republic over telecoms equipment made by Huawei Technologies have not had a significant business impact despite creating uncertainty, a deputy head of central Europe and the Nordics said.
KLADRUBY, Czech Republic The Kladruby stud in the Czech Republic has been breeding horses for royal service since the 1500s, when its sleek grey stallions were seen as a symbol of Habsburg power.