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  • Vice President Joe Biden meets with Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka at the White House on November 18, 2014 . (photo White House)

    Vice President Joe Biden met on November 18 with Czech Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka to discuss bilateral relations, the crisis in Ukraine, and European energy security.

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    International Education Week (November 17—22) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide.

  • Ambassador Andrew Schapiro lays a wreath in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution. (photo U.S. Embassy Prague)

    Ambassador Andrew Schapiro: On this November 17, the American people honor Czechs' sacrifices for freedom.

  • The Velvet Revolution started on November 17, 1989.

    Statement by Secretary Kerry on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Velvet Revolution.

  • Ambassador Andrew Schapiro and Czech Industry Minister Jan Mladek tour the Temelin nuclear power plant on November 8, 2014. (photo CEZ)

    Ambassador Andrew Schapiro together with Industry Minister Jan Mladek visited the Temelin nuclear power plant on November 8.

  • Ambassador Andrew Schapiro and his wife Tamar Newberger meet the young crew members of the “Space Expedition” project at the Techmania Science Center. (photo U.S. Embassy Prague)

    Ambassador Andrew Schapiro visited the Plzensky Region on November 3 in what was his second official trip outside of Prague.

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    Due to technical problems we cannot answer your e-mail questions until the end of this week. Thank you for your understanding. 

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    Framchise Day 2014 Introduces Six U.S. Franchise Brands

    Framchise Day 2014 will introduce six U.S. franchise brands that are interested in entering the Czech market through a master license: Denny's, Edible Arrangments, Fuddruckers, Tilted Kilt, PJ’s Coffee of New Orleans and Wowcafe. 

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  • Ambassador Andrew Schapiro speaks at the Alumni meeting of The Academy of Patient Organizations held at the US Ambassador's Residence in Prague on October 2, 2014. (U.S. Embassy Prague)
    U.S. Ambassador Schapiro Hosts Czech Patient Organizations

    Ambassador Andrew Schapiro hosted the first alumni meeting of the Academy of Patient Organizations at his Residence in Prague on October 2, 2014. The event was organized by the U.S. Embassy's Commercial Service and the Association of Innovative Pharmaceutical Industry (AIFP). 

  • Mrs. Milena Krhutova of Brno University of Technology presents the benefits of implementing DynEd at their university. (photo U.S. Embassy)
    DynEd Celebrates 4th Anniversary on Czech Market

    DynEd, the leader in Computer-Assisted English Language Learning, whose courseware has been successfully used by tens of millions of both young and adult students all over the world, has celebrated its fourth anniversary of operating in the Czech Republic. 

  • Petr Vlastník of T.G.I. Friday's presents a cheque for 50 000 to Michaela Chovancová, director of the foundation LET´S GIVE THE CHILDREN A CHANCE in TGI Friday's branch Na Příkopě on September 30, 2014. (photo U.S. Embassy Prague)
    T.G.I. Friday's Na Příkopě After Refurbishment Helping Children

    The newly refurbished restaurant T.G.I. Friday's Na Příkopě donates in October from each ordered of burger 5 CZK to the foundation Let's Give Children a Chance. The restaurant donated to the foundation also vouchers for the raffle, whose proceeds were also used for the benefit of children in institutional care. 

  • Official launch of the Board TAB company to the Czech market was made at a dinner party at the residence of the Ambassador of the United States in Prague on September 10, 2014. (photo U.S. Embassy Prague)
    TAB Board CZ Expands from Prague to Other Regions

    The Board TAB, an exclusive membership organization that helps business owners to achieve greater profitability, productivity and self-fulfilment, officially entered the Czech market on September 10. The first boards are currently active in Prague, but the company is expanding to other regions.   Watch the video »

  • This year the Dendrological Park introduced to the public a brand new Consumer Garden with ancient apple varieties and some other less known fruit trees.
    Kids Helped Out Harvesting Vegetables at the Embassy's Garden

    A group of children from the Pruhonice Pre-school joined us for the fruit and vegetable garden harvest. Children had a chance to learn the names of various fruits and vegetables and some basic details about planting and harvesting techniques.  Photos »

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