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  • President Barack Obama delivers a statement to the press after a meeting with cabinet agencies coordinating the government's Ebola response, in the Cabinet Room of the White House, Oct.15, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

    What You Need to Know About the U.S. Response to Ebola Right Now.

  • Ambassador Schapiro speaks with representatives of the Jewish Community in Brno at the new Holocaust Memorial in Brno. (photo U.S. Embassy Prague)

    Ambassador Andrew Schapiro went for his first official trip outside of Prague to Brno on October 7 and 8.

  • Todd Ditmire (President of National Energetics) and Jan Řídký (Director of Institute of Physics) at the signing ceremony of the contract for development and delivery of top-class laser system for ELI Beamlines, October 6, 2014. (photo U.S. Embassy Prague)

    National Energetics and the Czech Academy of Sciences signed contract for ELI Beamlines project to build the world’s most powerful laser on October 6.

  • FACT SHEET: The U.S. Response to the Ebola Epidemic in West Africa (photo White House)

    FACT SHEET: The U.S. Response to the Ebola Epidemic in West Africa

  • Ambassador Andrew Schapiro presents his credentials to President Milos Zeman. (photo U.S. Embassy Prague)

    Ambassador Andrew Schapiro presented his credentials to President Milos Zeman on September 30.

Embassy Announcements

  • FrAMchise Days
    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. 

  • Community Solutions Program 2015 – Call for Applications
    Community Solutions Program 2015 – Call for Applications

    ECA and IREX are happy to announce that the 2015 application for the Community Solutions Program officially opened on September 19, 2014! Citizens from 64 countries are eligible to participate in the Community Solutions Program. The application deadline is Monday, October 27, 2014 at 11:59 AM.  

  • DV Lottery 2016 Online Registration
    Online Registration for the DV-2016 Lottery Is Open

    Online Registration for the 2016 Diversity Visa program (DV-2016) is now open. The entry submission period for DV-2016 is from 12:00 PM EDT on October 1, 2014 to 12:00 PM EDT on November 3, 2014.  

Embassy Latest

  • 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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