Politics

Babis, Zeman Congratulate Biden

Prime Minister Andrej Babiš congratulated Joe Biden on Twitter on taking office as US President. Among other things, he is looking forward to developing a Czech-American strategic partnership or cooperation within the framework of the North Atlantic Alliance (NATO). President Miloš Zeman also congratulated Biden. Through a spokesman for Castle on Twitter, he wished the […]

Czechs To Make Mandatory Minimum Of Local Food In Shops

In an amendment to the Food Act, the Chamber of Deputies approved SPD deputies’ proposal that food stores with an area of more than 400 square meters must sell the mandatory minimum share of specified food produced in the Czech Republic from next year. Eight EU countries warned Czechia not to introduce quotas for the […]

Czech Parliament Passes Foreign Investment Reform

The Chamber of Deputies has approved a law on examining foreign direct investments to help the state protect key Czech companies from unwanted takeovers by risky foreign investors. Today, MEPs rejected the Senate’s amendment, which proposed that the review should also cover nuclear equipment supply from companies from outside NATO and the EU. The design […]