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Despite threats to free movement across Europe, there are still cities for European millennials to consider moving to, and Prague ranks second.
As they celebrate their 50th anniversary, legendary Czech band Plastic People of the Universe continue to play and live through their music that helped topple communism.
As the 30th anniversary of 1989’s anti-communist revolution approaches later this year, many young Czechs will likely wonder what all the commotion is about.
Governments in the region have avidly sought Chinese investment, but the telecoms giant may be too hot a property.
Billion-dollar purchases are escalating, and not all of the added value is military-related.
Jan Palach served as an inspiration for the protests that led to the 1989 Velvet Revolution.
The coal industry is a major employer in the Silesian coal belt.
Katerina Liskova is not afraid to ask probing questions about the often surprising official attitudes toward sex in Czechoslovakia.