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10 min ago | Reuters

UPDATE 1-Czech Komercni Banka reveals surprise profit rise

Komercni Banka, the Czech Republic's third biggest bank by assets, posted a surprise 4.5 percent year-on-year rise in second-quarter net profit thanks to a sharp drop in loan-loss provisions.

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4 hrs ago | Prague Daily Monitor

HC Sparta introduces new logo of the club

HC Sparta Prague has changed its logo! Established in December 1903, the most famous Czech club and bronze medalist in last year's Tipsport Extraliga will now wear replicas of its first-ever logo.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

BayStreet.ca

Less Mess Storage Inc. Announces Issuance of Stock Options

Vancouver, BC / ACCESSWIRE / July 31, 2014 / Less Mess Storage Inc. today announced that it has granted 100,000 incentive stock options to a member of its board of directors.

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The Japan Times

'Bohemian Glass from the Collection of the Museum of Decorative Arts in Prague'

Though stained glass was being made for church windows in Europe during the 12th century, it was not until the rise of Venetian glass makers in the 13th century that other items, such as vases and jugs, were made for the public.

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AVHerald

Ryanair B738 at London on Jul 29th 2014, tail strike on landing

A Ryanair Boeing 737-800, registration EI-EFB performing flight FR-2369 from Ostrava to London Stansted,EN , landed on Stansted's runway 04 at 22:42L but struck its tail onto the runway.

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Radio Prague

Czech Republic seeks to reset relations with Austria at higher level

Austria's long serving Social Democrat head of government was in Prague Thursday for his second meeting with Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka in just over two months.

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Czech Happenings

Czech press survey - July 31

The U.S. and European sanctions against Vladimir Putin moved the world 25 years back, into a similar situation to the cold war struggle of the West and the Soviet Union, Martin Ehl writes in daily Hospodarske noviny today.

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Prague Daily Monitor

Czech Aeroholding's operating profit down in 2013

The state-owned Czech Aeroholding's earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation, or EBITDA, reached 2.2 billion crowns last year, the firm said in a statement on Wednesday.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

MSDN Blogs

We have a mural painted on our wall

If you haven't noticed the various posts on my Facebook feed, we now have a mural on our wall next to the dining room.

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AVHerald

Lufthansa Cityline E195 near Prague on Jul 29th 2014, electronic equipment problem

A Lufthansa Cityline Embraer ERJ-195, registration D-AEBN performing flight LH-1614 from Munich to Warsaw , was enroute at FL330 about 35nm southeast of Prague when the crew decided to return to Munich after a recirculation fan of the electronics bay had failed.

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BirdHouse.org

Bohemian Diary - Adventures in the Czech Republic

Just returned from an amazing two weeks in the Czech Republic with family - one week in and around Prague, and another to the South in the medieval village of Cesky-Krumlov, tucked in against the base of the Bohemian forest.

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Radio Prague

Tough new sanctions against Russia likely to also negatively impact Czech firms

The European Union on Tuesday agreed on the toughest new sanctions so far against Russia.

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Prague Daily Monitor

The Generali CEE Cup ramps up for today's grand final

Prague, 29th July, 2014: The GENERALI CEE Cup, the annual U19 football tournament for teams throughout Central and Eastern Europe is now reaching its climax, and the tournament's organisers are already looking forward to tomorrow's Gyori ETO FC vs. AS Trencin Grand Final which takes place at the Bohemian's Dolicek Stadium on Wednesday, 30th July ... (more)

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Czech Happenings

Czech press survey July 30

It would be strikingly unjust if Pavel Bem succeeded in gaining the post of the European drug monitoring centre head, in view of his very controversial performance as Prague mayor in 2002-2010, Jiri Leschtina writes in daily Hospodarske noviny today.

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Tue Jul 29, 2014

Slovak Spectator

RegioJet to launch Kosice-Bratislava route

THE LARGEST private train carrier in the Czech Republic and Slovakia, RegioJet, will enter the national long-distance transport in Slovakia after it got permission from the state-run Zeleznice SR company.

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Chicago Reader

An interview with Czech filmmaker Jan Hrebejk

I may have panned his latest, Honeymoon , in this week's issue, but Jan Hrebejk is still my favorite working Czech filmmaker.

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Brandon Sun

Jets avoid arbitration with Frolik, agree to one-year deal with winger

Frolik had 42 points in 81 games with the Jets last season. The two sides were scheduled to go to salary arbitration on Thursday.

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The Countywide

Korzekwa graduates from UT

Contributed photo Kaine Korzekwa graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with both a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and a Bachelor of Journalism on Saturday, May 17. During his time at UT, Korzekwa served as a communications intern at the Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, was a science writing/communications intern for the College of ... (more)

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The United States Army

Army lawyers conduct training in Czech Republic

Soldiers from the Czech Republic Military pose with instructors from the Newport, R.I.-based Defense Institute of International Legal Studies, at Manes Air Base, Czech Republic, during mil-to-mil training on humanitarian law in June.

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Czech Happenings

Hyundai Mobis to get Czech investment incentives of up to Kc433m

The Czech government and South Korea's Hyundai Mobis today signed an investment agreement under which the Czech Republic will provide investment incentives of up to Kc433m to the South Korean investor.

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