All posts tagged Czech Republic

  • Takeover of Volksbank signals Russian bank strength
    March 31, 2013, by Daniel Bardsley for The Prague Post

    A new sign in black and a striking interior in green: The recently unveiled Sberbank branch in the center of Prague is certainly trying to stand out. The significance of […]

  • Ukrainian porn actress loses asylum appeal
    March 5, 2013, by The Prague Post

    A Prague court has thrown out an appeal from Ukrainian porn actress Anastasia Hagen-Gryshai’s against the repeated rejection of her application for Czech asylum. Hagen-Gryshai filed a complaint against the Czech […]

  • Clinton pushing energy diversity in Czech Republic
    December 3, 2012, by VOANews

    U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is in the Czech Republic for a short visit that includes a push to help a U.S. firm win a nuclear plant construction contract. […]

  • a fanned-out sheaf of euro notes
    Young Czech bank eyes CEE markets
    June 18, 2012, by Emily Thompson of The Prague Post

    Three new banks were launched on the local market last year, offering stripped-down, online retail banking products that quickly began to lure dissatisfied customers from the established banks. Among them […]

  • Czech MP faces trial after corruption immunity lifted
    June 14, 2012, by The Budapest Times

    Czech MPs stripped a leading politician of his parliamentary immunity on Tuesday in one of the country’s most high-profile corruption cases. David Rath, a former health minister, former governor of […]

  • Petr Nečas prime minister of the Czech Republic
    Czech government has plan for Greek collapse
    June 4, 2012, by Andrew Greene of The Prague Post

    As uncertainty continues to grip the outlook for Greece and the future of the eurozone, there is one certainty for financial analysts in the Czech Republic: The domestic economy will […]