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The Czech Republic announced on September 7 that it will temporarily recognise Vietnam’s new passport providing that the place of birth of the passport holder is added.

Czech Republic latest to stop recognising Vietnam's new-style passports

Czech Republic announced on Tuesday that it would not recognise Vietnam’s new-style passports for “failure to comply with technical standards of International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO).”

Czech man drowns in Nghe An

A man from the Czech Republic drowned while visiting his adopted son in the central province of Nghe An's Do Luong District.

Car manufacturer Skoda to enter Vietnam market

Skoda Auto, a popular car company from the Czech Republic, has unveiled their latest plan to develop a car factory in the northern province of Quang Ninh this year.

Czech media spotlights Vietnam’s rising position, achievements

Media reports in the Czech Republic have highlighted Vietnam’s rising position and recent development achievements, 

Czech newspaper: Vietnam – bright spot in COVID-19 combat, economic growth, an e-newspaper of the Czech Republic, has recently run an article highlighting Vietnam’s outstanding achievements over the past years, particularly in the fight against COVID-19 and economic growth. ​

Vietnamese engineer honoured in Czech Republic

Engineer Trinh Tan, Chairman of the Vietnamese Association in North Morava and Ostrava, has been awarded with the first-class Order of national service of the Czech Republic State.

Czech Republic to set up Consulate General in HCM City

The Czech Republic will soon establish a Consulate General in Ho Chi Minh City, to promote economic-cultural activities and consular work, Czech Deputy Ambassador to Vietnam Lukas Musil said on October 23.

Vietnamese language classes maintained in Czech Republic despite pandemic

A Vietnamese language course for the 2020-2021 academic year was recently opened for children of Vietnamese people in the North Moravia region of the Czech Republic.

Photo exhibition spotlights Vietnam-Czech traditional relations

A photo exhibition on Vietnam’s development and renovation is underway in the Czech Republic to mark the 75th anniversary of Vietnam's National Day (September 2) and 70 years of diplomatic ties between the two nations.

Overseas Vietnamese celebrate traditional Tet festival

The Vietnamese community in the Czech Republic joined various get-togethers across the European country to celebrate the traditional Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.

Vietnamese communities in Czech Republic, Angola celebrate New Year

Vietnamese communities in the Czech Republic and Angola recently held various ceremonies to mark the arrival of the New Year and turn their hearts to the homeland.

Vietnam, Czech Republic step up environmental cooperation

Vietnam and the Czech Republic will enhance environmental collaboration under an action plan for cooperation during 2020-2025 signed between the two Ministers of Natural Resources and Environment in Prague on December 13.

Czech-Vietnamese encyclopaedia wins Czech literature award

The six-volume Czech-Vietnamese encyclopaedia was among eight works honoured at the 2019 award for literature by the Czech Writers’ Association in Prague on November 9 in recognition for their significance to the country’s literature and culture.

Bamboo Airways to open direct flights to Czech Republic

Bamboo Airways plans to launch direct flights from Vietnam to Prague in the Czech Republic in the first quarter of next year.


Free Vietnamese course held for children in Czech Republic

The Vietnamese Centre at the SAPA Trade Centre in Prague, the capital city of the Czech Republic, is holding a free Vietnamese language course for Vietnamese children in the country.


Overseas Vietnamese community in Czech Republic builds Vietnamese pagoda

The construction of the Vinh Nghiem – Karlovy Vary pagoda is underway in the Czech Republic following a recent ceremony that gathered nearly 1,000 Vietnamese Buddhist followers in Europe.


Vietnamese’s Buddhist cultural centre in Czech Republic gets provincial status

The first Buddhist cultural centre of the Vietnamese community in Most city of Ustecky region, the Czech Republic, has been upgraded to the provincial level.

Summer Vietnamese classes open in Prague

Summer Vietnamese language classes opened on July 6 for youngsters in Prague, the capital of the Czech Republic.

Asia Dragon Bazar’s 20th anniversary marked in Czech Republic

A ceremony marking the 20th anniversary of Asia Dragon Bazar, a shopping centre of the Vietnamese community in the Czech Republic, recently took place in Cheb city, Karlovarsky province bordering with Germany.