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Czech minister in town to sound out economic-trade opportunities

Minister of Industry and Trade Nguyen Hong Dien had a working session with his visiting Czech counterpart Jozef Sileka in Hanoi on February 20 to examine economic-trade-investment cooperation opportunities between the two countries.

Prague Airport wants to open direct air routes to Vietnam

Prague Airport in the Czech Republic is planning to launch new direct air routes to North America and Asia, including Chicago (US) and Vietnam.

Czech, Vietnamese groups work to nurture innovative start-ups

Vietnamese organisations have signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Association of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises and Crafts of the Czech Republic with the aim to develop the two countries’ start-up ecosystem and entrepreneurship.

Czech PM meets with representatives of Vietnamese community

A high-ranking delegation of the Czech Government led by Prime Minister Andrej Babis on September 4 had a meeting with representatives of the Vietnamese community in the Czech Republic at the Sapa Commercial Centre in Prague.

Czech Republic donates 250,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses to Vietnam

The Czech Government has decided to donate more than 250,000 COVID-19 vaccine doses along with a number of quick test kits, and transfer 500,000 doses to Vietnam to help the South East Asian nation contain the COVID-19 pandemic as soon as possible.

Vietnamese stories retold through the lens of Czech photographer

The daily life of Vietnamese families in the Czech Republic is featured at an exhibition in Plzeň City that is located nearly 80km from Prague.

Land, people of Vietnam highlighted through lens of Czech journalist

The image of the land and people of Vietnam through the lens of journalist Jaroslav Picka has been introduced at a photo exhibition that opened in Rakovník, a central city of the Czech Republic on June 23.

Czech PM set to visit Vietnam in August

Prime Minister Andrej Babis on June 23 said he is likely to make a visit to Vietnam in early August with a view to supporting Czech exporters.

A man’s vision of building Vietnamese brand in Czech Republic

Now in his 30’s after living and working in the Czech Republic for many years, Luong Hai Long has long made a dream of building a brand exclusively for the Vietnamese community in the Central European country a reality.

Czech diplomat writes on Vietnam’s fourth industrial revolution strategy

The development of Vietnam's digital economy will create new opportunities for Czech companies operating in this field in the Southeast Asian nation, particularly in cyber security or digital banking, according to Czech diplomat David Jarkulisch.

Vietnamese in Czech Republic have high hopes for 13th National Party Congress

As the 13th National Party Congress is approaching, Vietnamese people in the Czech Republic have expressed high expectations for the once-in-five-years event.

Goalkeeper Filip Nguyen accepts call-up to Czech national team

Czech-Vietnamese goalkeeper Filip Nguyen has accepted a call-up to the Czech national team, ending his pursuit of a place in the Vietnamese national team.

Vietnam assumes rotary chair of ASEAN Committee in Czech Republic

Vietnamese Ambassador to the Czech Republic Thai Xuan Dung received the rotary chair of the ASEAN Committee in Prague (ACP) from Indonesian Ambassador Kenssy D. Ekaningsih at a ceremony on August 25.

Vietnamese people integrating well into Czech society

The Vietnamese community in the Czech Republic is integrating well into the local society, said Jiří Knitl, President of the Committee for National Minorities of Prague city, 

Czech-Vietnamese encyclopaedia wins Dictionary of the Year award

The six-volume Czech-Vietnamese encyclopaedia has won the “Dictionary of the Year 2020” award of the Union of Interpreters and Translators (JTP).

Vietnam, Czech mark 70 years of diplomatic ties

Diplomatic relations between Vietnam and former Czechoslovakia, now the Czech Republic, were established on February 2, 1950. Since then, bilateral friendship and cooperation have been strengthened.

Experts condemn China’s violation of international law in East Sea

Over 50 experts from research institutes and universities in the Czech Republic gathered at a recent workshop in Prague on resolving disputes in the East Sea.

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.

Complete set of Czech-Vietnamese dictionary released

The complete collection of a Czech-Vietnamese dictionary was introduced at a ceremony held at the Embassy of Vietnam in the Czech Republic on July 16.

Summer Vietnamese classes open in Prague

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