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Prague Convention Bureau elects new Board

PRAGUE, Czech Republic – On April 16, a new Board of Directors was elected to two-year terms at the General Assembly of Prague Convention Bureau (PCB).

Czech Republic adds new public transportation system to boost tourism

Prague and other provinces of the Czech Republic have a new mode of public transport in the form of a brand new metro train.

Czech tourism brings $4.55 billion annually into state budget

PRAGUE, Czech Republic - Revenues from tourism brought over Kc90bn ($4,55 billion US) annually to the state budget in the years 2010 and 2011 so there are signs of improvement for tourism, according t

Czech Republic bans hard liquor after bootleg booze kills 19

The sale of hard liquor has been banned in the Czech Republic, after 19 people died and dozens were poisoned by methanol-laced bootleg vodka and rum.

Prague will host European Congress of Biomechanics in 2015

PRAGUE, Czech Republic – Prague won the candidacy for the 21st European Congress of Biomechanics (ESB), which will be held in 2015.

Second MCE CEE congress in Prague will attract up to 150...

PRAGUE, Czech Republic - After the big success of the first MCE CEE congress hosted in Prague, Europe Congress offers you the improved and extended second edition!

American Tourism Society announces location of Fall 2011 Conference

New York, NY - The American Tourism Society (ATS) announced that its Annual Fall 2011 Conference will take place in the Czech Republic spa town of Luhacovice, on October 23- 27, 2011.

CSA shows $1.3 million loss, double of what was expected

PRAGUE - Czech Airlines (CSA) showed a net loss of 1.83 billion crowns ($102.8 million) for the first six months of the year, almost double what was expected by the company, news website idnes.cz repo

Prague presents 16th MADI Travel Market

The 16th international fair MADI Travel Market in Prague is the largest 100 percent B2B professional event in the travel business of central-eastern Europe and one of the most important travel fairs i

Canadian diplomats – but not tourists – must meet visa requirements...

After meeting with Canadian Foreign Affairs Minister Lawrence Cannon, Mexican Foreign Secretary Patricia Espinosa announced that Canadian diplomats assigned to Mexico will need to meet a visa requirem

Travel slowdown bites Prague

Even for the twilight of winter, the Czech capital seems quiet these days.

Prague loses its soul to tourism

Prague was and remains one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, but for how long?

Prague tourists rattled by rising Koruna avoid beer, souvenirs

Mindy and Gerald Gartner say they looked forward to celebrating their 25th wedding anniversary in Prague, known for its inexpensive beer, food and hotels.

Prague is 12th most popular world city with tourists

Prague- Prague is the twelfth most popular city in the world with tourists, according to a poll of the TripAdvisor.com. portal of whose users nearly 85,000 said they liked Prague the best. The top three cities were New York, Paris and London. Six European cities got ahead of Prague, as well as four US cities and Sydney, Australia.

US’ Odien may bid for Czech airline CSA; China Southern reportedly...

PRAGUE - US investment group Odien, which recently bought the oldest Czech travel agency Cedok, said it is interested in the privatisation of Czech state airline CSA, daily Pravo reported. Pravo reported, without citing sources, that China Southern airline is also interested in the privatisation, which is not expected to take place until next year.