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Eastern European central banks, governments at odds amid inflation

Shenzhen Daily 20 Oct 2021
The standoff is most apparent in Hungary and the Czech Republic, where national elections have complicated the task of central banks, which have led the way in the European Union (EU) in monetary tightening ... 8-9 election in the Czech Republic in which Prime Minister Andrej Babis lost power ... .

Czech lawmakers move to strip ailing President Zeman of power amid constitutional crisis; universal fury ...

Russia Today 19 Oct 2021
Zeman has been the president of the Czech Republic since 2013 and was last reelected in 2018 ... If the president is relieved, Babis will be the Czech Republic’s commander-in-chief and will be in charge of ambassadors, awarding state honors, appointing judges, and will have the power to announce an amnesty.

Czech turmoil over removing ailing President Zeman's powers

BBC News 19 Oct 2021
Police are investigating allegations of "criminal acts against the republic" ... Police are now investigating the circumstances of that meeting - including possible "crimes against the republic", which in the Czech criminal code include such offences as subversion, sabotage and treason.

Czech Republic: German drivers fill up fuel tanks across the border amid soaring prices

Ruptly 19 Oct 2021
German drivers were seen in large numbers filling up their fuel tanks at a gas station in the Czech village ...

Taiwan foreign minister, business delegation to visit Prague

Reuters 19 Oct 2021
23-27, the Czech Taiwanese Business Chamber said on Tuesday, a fresh indication of warm relations between the European Union country and the self-ruled island ... Besides the Czech Republic, the Taiwanese delegation is scheduled to visit neighbouring Slovakia, and Lithuania.

Czech president not able to do his duties: hospital

Taipei Times 19 Oct 2021
Post-election talks on the Czech Republic’s new government stumbled on Monday, as a hospital declared the Czech president unable to perform his duties. Czech President Milos Zeman was rushed to a Prague hospital on Oct ... Czech President Milos Zeman gestures in Vienna on April 3, 2019.

IPAC invites minister to Rome meeting

Taipei Times 19 Oct 2021
However, the foreign ministry has yet to confirm Wu’s visit to the Czech Republic, although it has said Wu did receive an invitation from the country ... and Technology Wu Tsung-tsong (吳政忠) is to visit Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Lithuania from today until Saturday next week.

Czech political turmoil increases over chief aide to ill president

The Guardian 19 Oct 2021
Police looking at possible ‘crimes against republic’ while senate set to vote in November on suspending ...

Czechs report highest daily tally of COVID-19 cases since April

Metro USA 19 Oct 2021
PRAGUE (Reuters) – The Czech Republic detected 2,521 new cases of COVID-19 on Oct ... The Czech government has opted not to tighten anti-epidemic measures, focusing on vaccination ...

Ailing Czech president ‘unable to perform duties’

The Philadelphia Inquirer 19 Oct 2021
PRAGUE -- Post-election talks on the Czech Republic's new government stumbled Monday as a hospital declared the Czech president ...

Ariana Neumann: Literature crucial to fighting fascism resurgence in Europe

La Prensa Latina 19 Oct 2021
What is your opinion on the resurgence of fascism in Europe and far-right parties? Especially in countries like those mentioned in the book, the Czech Republic and Germany, where the far-right has entered the parliament and garnered 10% of the votes in the elections.

AI-powered fraud-fighting platform Resistant AI raises $16.6M

Venture Beat 19 Oct 2021
The Prague, Czech Republic-based company says it’ll use the funding to build out Resistant AI’s product, engineering, and sales operations teams beyond their current offices in Prague, London, ...

Analysis: Central Banks and Governments in Eastern Europe at Odds Amid Inflation

The Epoch Times 19 Oct 2021
The standoff is most apparent in Hungary and the Czech Republic, where national elections have complicated the task of central banks, which have led the way in the European Union in monetary tightening.

Novelist Antje Rávik Strubel wins German Book Prize

Hindustan Times 19 Oct 2021
German author Antje Rávik Strubel(Philipp von der Heydt). Copy Link ... Blue Woman). ALSO READ. Books ... As a child, she longs to leave her village in the Krkonoše Mountains in the Czech Republic where she grew up ... With great skill, Rávik-Strubel interweaves various narratives, languages and settings such as a Czech village, Germany and Helsinki ... ....