China says Czech visit to Taiwan harmed its sovereignty

Asia Pacific / Politics Sep 6, 2020

China says Czech visit to Taiwan harmed its sovereignty

The Chinese Embassy in Prague on Saturday condemned this week's visit to Taiwan by a Czech delegation as "a serious infringement on China's national sovereignty." A delegation of about 90 Czech politicians, entrepreneurs, scientists and journalists led by Senate speaker Milos Vystrcil visited Taiwan from ...

Coronavirus 'Class of 2020': Europe's lost generation?

Business / Economy Jul 9, 2020

Coronavirus 'Class of 2020': Europe's lost generation?

When Dunia Skaunicova graduated in media marketing from Prague's Metropolitan university she quickly found a dream first job at a startup in the Czech capital, where companies were fighting to snap up multilingual graduates. Months later, however, she suddenly found herself back looking for work ...

Olympics / Winter Olympics / Ice hockey Feb 17, 2018

Czech Republic beats Canada in shootout

The Czech Republic beat Canada 3-2 in a shootout on Saturday in a back-and-forth preliminary game in the men's Olympic ice hockey tournament. Petr Koukal and Jan Kovar both scored in the shootout, topping Canada's lone goal. Earlier, Canada had pulled ahead 2-1 on the power ...