- Hans Weber
- May 25, 2022
Top Czech News Headlines: Thursday, April 14, 2022
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President Miloš Zeman would not support the idea of US soldiers being permanently based in the Czech Republic, Prime Minister Petr Fiala said after a meeting with the head of state on Tuesday evening.
From Friday to Monday, metro operations on line C between Muzeum and Pražského povstání stations will be suspended. The reason for the closure will be the replacement of sleepers. Alternative transport will be provided by buses.
The Czech National Bank is likely to moderately raise interest rates further as the return of inflation towards the central bank’s 2% target will be delayed, said Governor Jiri Rusnok.
Prague’s Assistance Centre for Ukrainian refugees will change venue later this week. The facility has to date been housed at the Congress Centre but is set to reopen at a former bank in the Vysočany district.
The Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs (MPSV) is launching a mobile phone app named “Smart Migration”. The app allows foreign residents to easily find answers in Ukrainian, English and Russian to common situations they need to deal with after arriving in the Czech Republic, including employment, healthcare, and education.