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Contactless Czechs spark arguments over dash from cash

Czechs are among the world leaders for so-called contactless cash payments. The use of such payments, such as on city trams and buses, is soaring and has sparked arguments about whether the writing is on the wall for traditional notes and coins issued by the country’s central bank.

 
 
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Czech telecoms regulator given…

The Czech Telecommunication Office (ČTÚ) has made a call which many of its critics say should have been pretty obvious…

 
 
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Czechs improve prompt payment…

Czechs have historically not had a stellar reputation as prompt payers. But that situation appears to be changing now.

 
 
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Strong Czech economic growth surprises…

Czech economic growth was one of the strongest in Europe in the second quarter, confounding the experts who had bet on…

 
 
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Leo Express enters German market

Private Czech train and bus operator Leo Express has entered the German market, taking over the German long-distance…

 
 
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Harvest yield falls far short of 2016

Based on the second estimate of this year’s harvest, it is expected that the production of basic cereals will reach an…

 
 
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Poll: Many Czechs use food past its…

A poll conducted by the CVVM agency shows that the majority of Czechs could gain a lot by planning their meals better…

 
 
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Almost one-third of Czechs can’t afford…

Almost one-third of Czechs can’t afford a week package holiday, either at home or abroad, Czech Radio reported on…

 
 
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Czech power giant prepares for electric…

The electric car revolution is clearly on the horizon although their sales take off in the Czech Republic has been…

 
 
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Exceptionals boost ČEZ half year…

A lot of exceptionals and somewhat disappointing fundamentals. That could more or less sum up the half year results…

 
 
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Czech political parties clash over who…

The Czech Republic has the biggest reserves lithium reserves in Europe with one company at the moment having taking the…

 
 
 
 
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