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Czech Culture Weekend in Beijing

The Embassy of the Czech Republic in Beijing, in the framework of its traditional EmbassyArt, decided to enrich Beijing’s culture environment by two events organized on Saturday and Sunday of November 29th and 30th. The first one has a… more ►

Federico Díaz/ The Welded Ornament of the Times


Opening 30 November 2014, 4:00 pm First Floor Lobby, CAFA Art Museum Exhibition Dates 30 November 2014 – 4 January 2015 Curator Wang Chunchen more ►

“Eroticism and Emptiness”


Opening 29 November 2014, 15:00-17:00. Czech embassy Beijing. The exhibition of jade carving Master Wu Desheng, Madam Man Kaihui, photographers Jan Saudek and Vladimír Židlický . more ►

"Happy Together"


The screening of Saša Dlouhý’s documentary „Happy Together“ was held at the embassy´s cinema on 8th November 2014. The movie is a raw story of personal ambitions on the background of Sino-Czech friendship (see the… more ►

World War I Commemoration Ceremony in Beijing


On November 11th 2014, 11 o´clock, the Embassy of Belgium in Beijing hosted the World War I Commemoration Ceremony. It was attended by representatives of Embassies including Czech representatives who laid wreaths in remembrance and honour… more ►



A powerful Czech aircraft industry will officially be introduced at Airshow China 2014 next week, the 10th China International Aviation & Aerospace Exhibition. There will be 7 Czech companies at the national stand organized under the auspices of… more ►

State visit of the President of the Czech Republic in China


On invitation of President Xi Jinping, President of the Czech Republic Miloš Zeman paid State visit to the People's Republic of China on 24th – 27th October 2014. more ►

Czech A-Z solution`s „stopover” in Chengdu impresses both officials and visitors, next “stop” Zhuhai Airshow 2014


West China International Fair was opened on 24th October by the Czech President Milos Zeman, vice premier Ma Kai, and other distinguished Chinese and foreign guests. Czech Republic had the biggest ever presence in the Fair organized by the local… more ►

Meeting in the late summer


The opening of the exhibition of four Czech and Chinese artists took place on 20 September in the garden of the embassy. more ►

Flash Europa 28


Flash fiction from all 28 EU member states published online in China over 28 weeks. If you are European, 28 or younger, and would like an audience of millions to read your work, then tell us your story… more ►

Chinese Bright Students have visited the Czech Embassy in Beijing


A group of young Chinese students were received at the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Beijing. more ►

Czech Philharmonic Tour in China


On the occasion of the 65th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between the Czech Republic and China, we have the honor to welcome the Czech philharmonists under the baton of Chief conductor Jiří Bělohlávek on their concert… more ►

Mňága a Žďorp at the Embassy in Beijing


On Saturday, May 10th, 2014 a special feast was held at the Czech Embassy in Beijing. This was not a formal feast, prescribed in the calendar, but the real one and long-awaited, as everyone shared this feeling. This was indeed the day when the… more ►

Ambassador ´s Visit at the Branch of Beijing No.5 Middle School


Based on the initiative of the magazine The Contemporary world and based on the invitation of the management of the school management Ambassador of the Czech Republic to China Mr. Libor Secka with his wife Sabrina visited the Branch of Beijing… more ►

1st year of competition in the Czech language at the Sino-Czech-Slovak Friendship Farm


On April 24th, 2014, the first year of competition in the Czech language was held at the Sino-Czech-Slovak Friendship Farm, located 230 km from Beijing. The competition was attended by students of the local branch of the Agricultural University… more ►

Czech-Chinese Film Encounters


On Friday April, 18 took place at the Embassy of the Czech Republic the Czech-Chinese Film encounters - The Panel debate between the Czech and Chinese film makers. The debate was opened by the short speech of Mr. Ambassador of the Czech Republic… more ►

Czech Film Panorama Launched


H.E. Ambassador of the Czech Republic to China Mr. L. Secka officialy opened the first Czech Film panorama. The Film panorama is a part of the 4th Edition of the International Film festival (www.bjiff.com) more ►

Painting Competition Lidice in Beijing


On Sunday April 6th, 2014 diplomas to children from the art center 3i Art were ceremonially handed. This event took place in Beijing within the 41st year of the international children's art competition Lidice. more ►

The success of Czech high school students in Beijing


All 3 selected Czech high school students who participated in the finals of vocational high school competition "The Beijing Youth Science Creation Competition" held in Beijing during March 26th – April 1st, 2014 returned with gold medals. more ►

Main activities of Czech Republic in China in 2014 – trade, culture, tourism

Please have a look what we have prepared for you in the course of this speacial year. more ►

Ambassador´s interview with CCTV

Ambassador's View on Chinese Economy more ►

Ambassador of the CR visits Chinese Space Center


On February 17, 2014, Ambassador of the Czech Republic Mr. L. Secka together with the military attaché of the Czech Embassy has visited the headquarters of the China Academy of Space Technology in Beijing (CAST). It was the first visit of the… more ►

Delegation of Karlovy Vary Region Visited Changping District, its Sister Region


On January 5th – 12th, 2014 the delegation of Karlovy Vary Region headed by the vice-governor Mr. Miloslav Čermák visited Changping District, its Chinese sister-region, and met with their counterparts, the officials of the Local Government. more ►

Professor Lin Cong´s funeral


It is with great sadness to announce that professor Lin Cong, one of the most significant Chinese specialist of Czech studies, passed away on Saturday afternoon, December 28th, 2013. more ►

High-Level Symposium of Think Tanks of China and Central and Eastern European Countries in Beijing


On December 19th, 2013 the High-Level Symposium of Think Tanks of China and Central and Eastern European Countries took place in Diaoyutai State Guest House in Beijing. more ►

CCTV Interview with Mr. J. Rusnok, Prime Minister of the Czech Republic

CCTV intervies with Mr. J. Rusnok, prime minister of the Czech Republic, during the China - Central and East European countries leaders’ meeting in Bucharest more ►

Delegation of the Czech Republic at the China - Central and East European countries leaders’ meeting in Bucharest


Between November 25 and 26, 2013 in Romanian Capital Bucharest took place the 2nd meeting between the leaders from 16 countries of Central and East European countries and China. The delegation of the Czech Republic was led by its prime minister… more ►

Ambassadors and Representatives of EU Embassies Visited Shandong Province


November 6th to 8th 2013 Ambassadors and representatives of EU Embassies to the People´s Republic of China paid a working visit to Qufu, Tai´an and Jinan in Shandong Province and had a meeting and discussion with local government representatives… more ►

Celebration of The Czech Republic´s National Day


On Friday, October 25, 2013 was celebrated The Czech Republic´s National Day in the garden of the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Beijing. more ►

The 6th annual European Union film festival in China


The 6th festival of the films from the states of the European Union will be held from 1st to 30th November. Screenings take place in cinemas in Beijing, Chengdu and Shenzhen. Czech Republic features film Little Otík by Jan Svankmajer. more ►

The First Czech-Slovak-Chinese Food festival


On Friday, October 11th 2013 the first Czech Slovak Chinese Food Festival was held in the compound of the Embassy of the Czech Republic and the Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Beijing. The event was organised by the Embassy of the Czech… more ►

Opening of Vladimír Kokolia’s exhibition in Chengdu, MOCA


Opening ceremony of the exhibition was held at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Chengdu on September 28th. The exhibition was prepared by the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Beijing together with this museum, and raised impressive response… more ►

Ambassador met Vice Governor of Sichuan province


On September 26th, 2013 Ambassador Libor Sečka met with Executive Vice Governor of Sichuan province and the member of the Politburo of this province, Mr. Zhong Mian. The reason of their meeting was the upcoming meeting of Prime Ministers from… more ►

Nanotechnology: Project of economic diplomacy of the CZ Embassy in Beijing and Technology Mission to China


On September 24 2013 the Ambassador H.E. Mr. L. Sečka attended the seminar Czech side organized as part of its Technology Mission to China on the margins of Chinano 2013 Conference held in Suzhou. During a special signing ceremony which was… more ►

H.E. Mr. Libor Sečka met with Governor of Jiangsu Province


The Ambassador H.E. Mr. L. Sečka accompanied by Head of Economic Section K. Jurčova and the head of Nafigate Coproration Mr. L. Mares met with the Governor of Jiangsu Province (Li Xueyong) on September 23 2013 to discuss the upcoming activities… more ►

The Visual Penetration of Vladimir Kokolia


The official opening of the exposition of Vladmir Kokolia ´s paintings took place on Saturday, September 21. Mr. Vladimir Kokolia is a prestigious artist and teacher, who already for 20 years leads the Graphic Studio II (studio of experimental… more ►

Ambassador Libor Secka visited the Sino-Czech-Slovak Friendship Farm in Cangzhou City, Hebei Province


Between September 17.-18., 2013, Ambassador of the Czech Republic in Beijing Mr. Libor Secka visited the Sino-Czech-Slovak Friendship Farm in Cangzhou City, Hebei Province. Between September 17.-18., 2013, Ambassador of the Czech Republic in… more ►

Invitation for Vladimír Kokolia´s exhibitions


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Minister of Health of the Czech Republic Dr. Martin Holcát made an official visit to China


At the invitation of Ms. Li Bin, Minister of Health of People´s Republic of China, Minister of Health of the Czech Republic Dr. Martin Holcát visited China August 12th – 20th, 2013. Minister Holcát was accompanied by representatives of Czech… more ►

Ambassador Libor Secka met with Minister and Director of Development Research Center Mr. Li Wei


On July 23rd, 2013 Ambassador Libor Secka had a meeting with Director of Development Research Center (DRC) Minister Li Wei to speak about further possible cooperation between the Czech government and DRC. more ►

The 31st Smetana International Piano Competition’s 2nd Greater China Region 2013 Successfully Concluded


As a part of the 31st Smetana International Piano Competition, a final round of “Greater China” region (mainland China + Hong Kong, Macau, and Taiwan) took place in Beijing from July 26th to 28th. more ►

Message for the Prague Cultural Revue


There are hardly two civilizations, two world views, two cultural approaches more strikingly distinct than our Western and the Chinese one. Whereas paths of Chinese lives were mystically carved by the moon, which is often thought to be the… more ►

The Deputy Minister Jiří Nantl visited China


A delegation from the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport of the Czech Republic, led by the 1st Deputy Minister Jiří Nantl, visited China from June 13 to June 29, 2013. more ►

Visit of Governor M. Chovanec in PRC has opened new possibilities to the Pilsen Region


From 6th to 11th June 2013, Governor of the Pilsen Region Mr. M. Chovanec visited the People's Republic of China. Accompanied by the Czech Ambassador in China, Mr. L. Sečka, and together with the delegation, composed especially of the leading… more ►

With Saudek came the sexual revolution


From 22nd to 26th May 2013 the Czech photographer Jan Saudek - the legend of current Czech and world photography visited Beijing. more ►

Performance of the Talich Symphony Orchestra


In May 2013 Talich Philharmonia Prague experienced its first visit to Beijing, where it played several concerts. more ►

Embassyart in the National Museum of PRC


From 13th to 19th May the 1st Forum on Cultural Cooperation between China and 16 Central and Eastern European countries took place, and hosted by Chinese Culture Minister Mr. Cai Wu. more ►

Scholarships of the Government of the Czech Republic for Chinese Students

The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports of the Czech Republic is offering scholarships to Chinese citizens for studies at Czech public Higher Education Institutions for the academic years 2013 - 2018. Within the scope of foreign development… more ►

Classical Czech Movies Screening


The Embassy of the Czech Republic in cooperation with Penghao Theater prepared a series of popular Czech movies for screening, which takes place every Tuesday evening at the theater from 30 April 7th July 2013. Penghao is considered to be the… more ►

Radka Denemarková´s pleasant visit


Radka Denemarková, one of the most prominent contemporary Czech writer, visited Beijing from 18 to 23 March. During her visit interesting program has been prepared for her. At first she took part in two panel discussions during the Bookworm… more ►

Summer School of Slavonic Languages at Palacky University


Philosophy Faculty at Palacky University in Olomouc, Czech Republic, is offering summer courses of the Czech language at Summer School of Slavonic Languages. The courses are enriched by a cultural program and excursions. Please find more… more ►

Ambassador at the Opening Session of NPC


Ambassador Libor Sečka and his deputy attended the Opening Session of 12th National People’s Congress (NPC) in the Great Hall of the People on March 5th, 2013. The opening session was commenced by the report on the work of the government… more ►

“Pupendo“ at Francophone Film Festival


At the 18th Francophone Film Festival a Czech movie Pupendo will be screened. The audience can see it in the screening rooms of cultural centers, theatres, universities and embassies in Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou and Suzhou. The movie is in… more ►

Photos of the Czech Republic in Chaoyang Park


On the occasion of the beginning of the Lunar New Year, the Chaoyang Cultural Festival is being held in Chaoyang Park with various vending stands and attractions for children. The Festival is accompanied by a Photo Exhibition, as part of which… more ►

The Ambassador Met Chaoyang Mayor


On 16 January 2013, Ambassador Libor Sečka met with Madame Wu Guiying, mayor of Chaoyang District – part of the capital city of Beijing in which the Czech Embassy has found its home for the last several decades. more ►

Summer Schools of Slavonic Studies

Czech language courses - summer 2013 more ►

Oportunity to study in Prague


The Faculty of Social Sciences of Charles University in Prague offers some of the highest quality Bachelors, Masters and PhD degree programs in Central and Eastern Europe in all fields of social scineces. more ►

Prague Philharmonia celebrates the New Year in China


At the end of December, Prague Philharmonia departed Prague for an unprecedented 12-day concert tour of China and an unusual New Year celebration in this far-away country. more ►

New horizons for cooperation in the field of genetics between Czech and Chinese


South China city of Shenzhen is one of the economic symbols of new China that is opening to the world. This story of Shenzhen continues to fascinate - thirty years ago it was a small sleepy fishing town, far from being known worldwide and even… more ►

EU's Nobel Peace Prize award recognises over six decades of peace in Europe


"The European Union was awarded the 2012 Nobel Peace Prize on 10 December 2012 at a ceremony in Oslo, Norway. Below is a message of the Delegation of the European Union and Embassies of EU Member States in Beijing published on the occasion of… more ►

More Chinese students to Bata‘s Zlín

Beijing Embassy became the next stop of representatives of Tomas Bata University (TBU) from Zlin during their visit of China, when on the 7th of November immediately after presentation of Skoda Auto, gathered particularly members of the press to… more ►

Economist Tomáš Sedláček in Beijing


Famous Czech economist Tomáš Sedláček visited Beijing from 7 to 13 November 2012. more ►

Chinese publication of „Blue Planet in Green Shackles“


In September 2012, the Chinese translation of „Blue Planet in Green Shackles”, a book by Václav Klaus, President of the Czech Republic was published by Hina Books in Beijing. On the occasion of this newest translation, the author wrote the… more ►

Empties at the European Union Film Festival


The 5th European Union Film Festival will be held from 1st November to 30th November 2012 in a number of locations around China. Various European films will be screened in cinemas and cultural centers successively in Beijing, Tianjin,… more ►

Contemporary Czech photography in the See + Gallery


One day after the National Day of the Czech Republic was celebrated at the Czech Embassy in Beijing, a group exhibition of contemporary Czech photography was formally opened in the See + Gallery, located in the famous 798 Art District . more ►

Czech national day reception


On 26 October 2012, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the People's Republic of China, H.E. Mr. Libor Sečka, hosted a reception in the gardens of his residence on the occasion of the Czech National Day. About 450 guests - representing the… more ►

Vladimír Židlický’s „Body talks“


On Saturday 13th October 2012, the opening ceremony of an exhibition by a leading contemporary Czech photographer and artist Vladimír Židlický was held in the new Huantie arts district. more ►

Czech film week in Beijing


From 22nd until 27th October 2012, a projection of eleven Czech films will be held in the screening room of café Sculpting in Time. Every evening will be screened two films: the first one from 6 p.m. until 7.30 p.m. and the second one from about… more ►

Emil Viklický Trio in China


Contemporary Czech legend, pianist and composer Emil Viklický, visited China from 17 to 23 September 2012 together with bassist Petr Dvorský and drummer Cyril Zeleňák. more ►

Zhang Xiaogang Visits Bohemia and Moravia


In August, one of the most important contemoporary Chinese painters Zhang Xiaogang and his wife Jia Jia visited the Czech Republic. Although their visit was of a private character, a number of interesting meetings and dialogues with Czech… more ►

Markéta Irglová hit it in Beijing


On August 17, 2012, Markéta Irglová with her music band made a live show in the famous Beijing rock club Yugong Yishan. more ►

Call for more intensive cooperation between China and Central and Eastern European countries


Amidst the global economic and financial crisis, when traditional markets and business ties are becoming weaker and volatile, Chinese government is turning not only to Asia, Latin America or Africa, but also to Central and Eastern Europe to… more ►

Finding the Czech galss in China II. (Beijing experience)

Just a few steps from the iconic Temple of Heaven and touristy Hongqiao Market Mall seekers of the Czech Glass can celebrate – here in Beijing Glass Centre they will find increasingly broad selection of the famous crystal from the Heart of… more ►

Young Chinese Journalists have visited the Czech Embassy in Beijing


A group of young Chinese journalists were received at the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Beijing on August 6th 2012. They came to learn more about Czech culture, history and other interesting facts. more ►

China Daily comments on Madame Klausová´s visit

The Visit of Mrs. Klausová in Beijing


Mrs. Livia Klausová, wife of the President of the Czech Republic, visited Beijing from July 12 to July 14, 2012. In her honor, the embassy hosted a celebratory reception which was enriched by the singing of the Kuhn’s junior choir. more ►

The Opening of Milan Grygar’s Exhibition in Beijing


The opening of an exhibition of the Czech contemporary artist Milan Grygar was held at the Today Art Museum in Beijing on May 27, 2012. Grygar belongs to the generation of Czech artists who attended art school shortly after the end of the… more ►

Czech Television Director General in discussions with Chinese television companies


Director General of the Czech Television Petr Dvořák visited China on May 13-18, 2012. His goal was to explore possible mutual cooperation between Czech Television and various Chinese television companies. more ►

"Bohuslav Reynek, Czech Modern Recluse" - exhibition in the National Art Museum of China

Date: 30 April 2012 - 14 May 2012  Venue: National Art Museum of China, Wusi Dajie 1, Beijing

Press Conference at the Embassy


Attracting great interest from a number of journalists, a press conference dedicated to the events that will introduce modern Czech art to the Chinese public during the months of April and May was held at the Czech Embassy on April 11, 2012. A… more ►

Ambassador of the Czech Republic on official visit to the Hunan Province


An official visit of the Ambassador of the Czech Republic to China H.E. Libor Sečka to the Hunan Province in Midland China took place between 5th and 9th April 2012. more ►

Visit to Canton – culinary and nuclear experience


Guangdong Province is not only famous for its delicious though sometimes extraordinary cuisine to a foreign visitor, but for experts it is also a proud base for the nuclear energy of China. more ►

The First Greater China Area Piano Competition of Smetana's music


As a part of the 30th Smetana International Piano Competition which is being held every second year in the city of Plzeň (Pilsen) the Czech – Chinese Culture and Art Association co-organized by Beijing Cheeryland Communications Co., Ltd.… more ►

Christmas in Tianjin with Czech pipe organ


Jesuits built Xikai church finding its place in the Chinese sixth biggest city of Tianjin resonated for the first time this Christmas by the massive sound of the new pipe organ produced by the Czech company Rieger Kloss. more ►

Braised eels, King´s Luck and investment opportunities are served in Huai´an

On Dec 16-17 Sandra Lang Linkensederová (like an envoy of the Czech Embassy in China) made an adventurous 2 days visit to Huai’an city located in Jiangsu province (approx. 1,000 km eastwards from Beijing capital). The “World Diplomat’s Trip”,… more ►

Visit to Chinese Detroit


Changchun became on first and second of December the target of the visit of delegation led by Ambassador Libor Sečka comprising of diplomats and businessmen including the directors of Chinese Office of two prominent Czech companies: Vitkovice… more ►

Father of Little Mole passes away at 90.


Czech artist and cartoonist Zdenek Miler died last Wednesday, November 30th 2011. more ►

Mayor of Náchod on a Visit to Ningxia

On 1-2 November 2011, Jan Birke, mayor of the Czech town of Náchod, accompanied by H.E. Libor Sečka, Ambassador of the Czech Republic to the People’s Republic of China, visited the Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region. more ►

Reception on the occasion of the National Day


On 27 October 2011, over 300 guests gathered in the garden of the Czech Embassy in Beijing to celebrate together the National Day of the Czech Republic commemorating the 93rd anniversary of the founding of Czechoslovakia in 1918. more ►

3rd International Qinghai Lake Poetry Festival with Czech participation


From August 8th to August 11th, the Qinghai province of western China hosted a 3rd International Poetry Festival, where poets and literates from 54 countries participated. more ►

Ambassador visited Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region


Upon the invitation of the local government, Ambassador Secka visited Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region between June 15th and June 17th 2011. more ►

Celebration of 55 years of establishment of Sino Czech Slovak Friendship Farm


The Czech Embassy in Beijing held an cultural event on the occasion of 55 years of establishment of Sino Czech Slovak Friendship Farm in Cangzhou. more ►

Visegrad Group for twenty years together - a press conference in Beijing


The heart of Europe beats in four-stroke - after 20 years together, at first “triangle” composed by Czechoslovakia (which after 1993 became two independent states), Hungary and Poland, joined by Slovakia after 1993, represents a broad center of… more ►

Embassy Open Day


As part of the 2011 EU-China Year of Youth, the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Beijing “opened its doors” and engaged young Chinese in interactive and informative events. more ►

Ambassador Libor Sečka visited Shanghai


Ambassador of the Czech Republic to China Mr. Libor Sečka visited the city of Shanghai on May 18, 2011. During his visit, Ambassador Sečka and the Czech Consul General in Shanghai Mr. Bohumil Mazanek met the Vice-Chairman of Shanghai Committee… more ►

Czech coal mining – new web already launched


Commercial section of the Czech Embassy in Beijing launched new web directory of producers of Czech coal mining equipment optimized for Chinese search engines. more ►

Photo exhibition "I love Beijing"


Date: 10 May 2011 - 20 May 2011  Venue: Qian men, Dashilan West Street (前门 大栅栏西街)

Visit "First International Photo Exhibition - I LOVE BEIJING", an outdoor exhibition in the Dashilan Xi street showing the photos of Beijing; one of the authors being Mrs. Yana Neskodna-Eberhardova, a… more ►

Central Europe - a paradise (still undiscovered) for Chinese tourists


All countries of the so-called Visegrad 4, namely the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Poland and Hungary, for many years together attract tourists from China to visit the Central European region. From 13 to 15 April 2011 they jointly formed booth at… more ►

Perspectives of cooperation in nuclear safety between the Czech Republic and China


Ambassador-at-large for energy security and Government Attorney for the completion of the Temelin nuclear power plant, Václav Bartuška, and Vice Chairman of the State Administration for Nuclear Safety (SANS), Petr Krs, visited on 9 - 15 April… more ►

Ambassador´s visit to Shandong


Invited by the Vice-Minister of the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs Madame Fu Ying, Ambassadors of many European countries accredited in Beijing participated in a trip to Shandong province. more ►

VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava in Kunming


On March 29th, 2011, Rector of VŠB – Technical University of Ostrava Mr. Ivo Vondrák and his Chinese partner signed a Memorandum of Understanding and Cooperation between VŠB and Yunnan Land and Resources Vocational College. more ►

Ambassador Sečka visits Sichuan


Sichuan is one of the most known Chinese provinces. The „Sichuan style“ (spicy) cuisine is something that also Czech people know, as well as Sichuan’s long history, spectacular nature and the panda bear- its world’s most famous inhabitant . more ►

The Czech Embassy supports Japaneses colleagues


The Czech Embassy expressed the deepest sorrow and condolences to Japan still struggling with the aftermath of disastrous earthquake. more ►

EU statement on reports of violence against journalists

All EU Member States call for the respect of journalists’ rights following recent reports of violence. more ►

The Little Mole – envoy of the EU youth in the framework of the Year of Youth of the European Union and the People’s Republic of China.


After the official opening of the EU – China Year of Youth hosted in Brussels by President of the European Commission J.M. Barosso, Premier of the People’s Republic of China Wen Jiabao opened the Year of Youth in Beijing during a ceremony on… more ►

On February 15 to 16, 2011, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Tomáš Dub visited Beijing.


The main purpose of his short trip was a meeting with Vice-Minister of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the People’s Republic of China Fu Ying. more ►

How to celebrate the Chinese New Year?


Loudly and cheerfully, one might say, with firecrackers and fireworks exploding all around you from the first day of the Lunar New Year until the end of the fifteen day period. more ►

Prominent contemporary Chinese artists visited the Embassy


On 25th January 2011, at the invitation of Ambassador Sečka, prominent contemporary Chinese oil-painting artists Mr.Liu Xiaodong and Mrs. Yu Hong visited the Embassy. more ►

The Czech cathedral organ in China


The Czech organ made by Rieger-Kloss ORGAN Ltd was unveiled in the Cathedral of St. Joseph in Tianjin. more ►

Fine Art Lidice 2011


Welcome to participate the 39th International Children's Exhibition of Fine Art Lidice 2011. more ►

Monkey King visits the Ambassador


Liu Xiao Tong Ling is a celebrity well-known to all Chinese people but only very few would recognize him and say hello to him when they run into him on the street. At lest without his mask of the Monkey King Sun Wukong whom Liu portrayed in the… more ►

Czech “camels” to depart from Lanzhou in August


From January 19th to January 21st 2011, Czech Ambassador to China H.E. Libor Sečka, accompanied by deputy head of the embassy´s commercial section Jan Hebnar, paid a visit to the capital of Gansu Province, Lanzhou. In Lanzhou, they witnessed… more ►

Ink-wash painting exhibition of the Czech painter Mr. Jiri Straka at Today Art Museum


Opening of the exhibition took place at Today Art Museum in Beijing on January 16th 2011. more ►

Statement of the MFA on the Chinese Charter 08 and the Nobel Peace Prize Award for Mr. Liu Xiaobo

December 10, 2010 - International Human Rights Day marks two years since the publication of the Charter 08 manifesto. The Czech Republic considers the existence and publication of the Charter 08, which was inspired by the Czechoslovak “Charta… more ►

PPF with contribution of the Czech Embassy strengthens position in Chinese market


An appreciation luncheon took place on 24th November at the premises of the Embassy of Czech Republic in China on the occasion of an establishment of a Consumer Finance Company "Home Credit China" – legal entity constituted under entirely new… more ►

Literary meeting – Influence of Czech writers on Chinese literature and art


On Thursday, November 25th, the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Beijing organised a literary meeting themed “Influence of Czech writers on Chinese literature and art”. more ►

Interview with Czech president Mr. Václav Klaus in Chinese business magazine Caixing


Czech president in the interview mainly focused on the recent development in the European integration process stating that he disagrees with the too tight integration (unification) and that he would rather prefer a integration based on a… more ►

Meeting "One of the Most Influential Men Alive"


On 16th of November, Ambassador Libor Sečka payed a courtesy call to the Governor of People's Bank of China, Mr Zhou Xioaochuna. Governor Zhou was identified in a recent published article in the Financial Times as "One of the Most Influential… more ►

Education Fair „China Education Expo 2010“ in Beijing


Between October 16th – 17th Beijing hosted the „China Education Expo 2010“ fair. For participating countries Expo was unique opportunity to introduce education programs and studying conditions at overseas universities and other educational… more ►

Celebration amongst friends


On October 28th the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Beijing held reception on the occasion of celebration of the establishment of the Czech Republic. Several hundreds of guests attending the reception included Czech citizens as well as Chinese… more ►

Statement by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic on the award of the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize to Mr. Liu Xiaobo

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic welcomes the award of the Nobel Peace Prize to Mr. Liu Xiaobo more ►

Czech culture and culinary days in Suzhou


From Saturday October 9th through whole one week citizens and visitors of Suzhou city (six million agglomeration 100 kilometers to the west form Shanghai), who visited five star hotel Crown Plaza at the bank of Jinji lake, had an unique… more ►

A series of concerts of a Czech soprano Marketa Matlova in China


Having been invited by the Czech Embassy in Beijing, the Czech singer Marketa Matlova with her musical accompaniment, the guitar player Matej Freml, spent one whole week in the Chinese land. It was her third visit which shows all devotion the… more ►

Students of a Beijing high school getting to know the Czech Embassy


What does an average Chinese high-school student think when he or she hears the word „embassy“? As it turned out, many of 40 Beijing high-schoolers imagined fences and a strict, even unfriendly atmosphere. more ►

Press conference in the Czech Embassy on a new cultural program embassyart艺馆


On July 15, the press conference on a new cultural programme of the Czech Embassy for years 2010-2013 embassyart艺馆 was held in the Embassy of the Czech Republic in Beijing. The conference was attended by the representatives of the Czech Embassy,… more ►

Inauguration of an exhibition about Czech astronomer Karel Slavíček in Beijing


On July 12, an inauguration of an exhibition dedicated to Karel Slavíček, famous Czech astronomer who lived in China in the 18th century, was held at the Beijing Ancient Observatory. more ►

The Czech national hockey team won the Ice hockey championship in Germany!


Overcoming the initial hardship at the beginning of the championship, the Czech national team showed a brilliant performance and thanks to its superb teamwork and dedication subsequently won matches against the best teams in the world – Canada,… more ►

Czech Monkey King back to China


A press conference was held on May 11th introducing newly published book “Monkey King” with illustrations of the Czech artist Zdenek Sklenář. more ►

Czech music band Čechomor having concerts in Beijing


The Czech Embassy organized two concerts of Czech famous music band Čechomor in Beijing. Its music is rooted in Moravian village music, their repertoire reflects the passion and anguish of a region moulded by Ottoman raids and Napoleonic battles… more ►

The Czech painter Jiří Straka presented his art amongst many foreign and domestic galleries in a prestigious exhibition “Art Beijing“


Between April, 30th and May, 2nd “Art Beijing“, a well-known and well-established exhibition among the Chinese, was held in the premises of the Agriculture Exhibition Hall in the centre of Beijing. This year, for the first time, there were tens… more ►

A press conference introducing the Czech cultural festival in China was held in the Czech Embassy residence


On April, 22nd, a press conference was held in the Czech Embassy residence to introduce the Czech cultural festival at the beginning of May. The Ambassador Libor Sečka in his welcoming speech introduced the upcoming festival. It was follwed by a… more ►

May Czech cultural festival shows the ballet troupe of the National Theatre and contemporary Czech art in NAMOC


May 8 Czech ballet performance marks the beginning of the Czech cultural festival in China. Segments of modern and classical ballet can be watched by audience in 2 Chinese cities - on May 8 and 9 in Beijing Meilanfang Theatre and on May 12 and… more ►

Embassy of the Czech Republic to China flies flag at half-mast for Qinghai earthquake victims

The Embassy of the Czech Republic to China was flying its flag at half-mast today as a mark of respect for the victims of the Qinghai earthquake and a symbol of the condolences and solidarity of all Czech people for the Chinese people. more ►

Supporting events for Czech participation at EXPO 2010


The Czech presence at EXPO 2010 will be expanded with a number of supporting events, not only in the pavilion and in the Exposition grounds, but also in part outside them. The principal criterion for choosing suitable events was in particular… more ►

15th Season of the French speaking cultures included screening of a Czech movie “Mazaný Filip“


15th season of the French speaking cultures took place in China from March 13th to March 21st 2010. This year’s festival included around hundred of events such as concerts, conferences, exhibitions, lectures, games. Twenty of them were organized… more ►

Handing over of credentials was celebrated by a small exhibition of paintings at the embassy


In the evening of the 15th of January, 2010 the Czech embassy witnessed a friendly gathering of people from many different spheres of life – present were Chinese artists, journalists, representatives of business and also other friends of the… more ►

Interview of the Ambassador L. Secka in the discussion programme of CCTV9's Dialogue about entry into force of the Lisbon Treaty

On 1 December 2009, Ambassador of the Czech Republic, H.E. Mr. Libor Sečka, was one of the two main guests (along with Ambassador of Sweden, H.E. Mr. M. Lindstrom) of the presitigious CCTV9 discussion programme "Dialogue". The main topic… more ►

Czech embassy in cooperation with CzechTourism office in Beijing participated in 4th China Beijing International Cultural&Creative; Industry Expo

From 25th until 29th of November 4th Cultural and Creative Industry Expo in China International Exhibition Center took place. The exhibition was organised by the China Council for Promotion of Foreign Trade (CCPIT) in cooperation with the… more ►

The Czech film Zelary was screened during the 2nd EU Film Festival

From November 5 to December 4, the Delegation of the EU Commission in Beijing and the French Cultural Centre organized the EU film festival in different venues in Beijing and Chengdu. Each membership country of the EU contributed with one movie,… more ►

The Ambassador welcomed new students of Czech in Beijing Foreign Studies University

On November, 30th, Ambassador Sečka met shortly with the Vice President of the BSFU Mrs. Zhong Meisun and the Deacon of the Faculty of European languages Mr. Ding Chao. During the interview the Ambassador emphasized the importance of cooperation… more ►

Reception organized on the occasion of the Czech National Day and introduction of the new ambassador Libor Sečka.

The reception organized on the occasion of the Czech National Day was also a chance to introduce the new Czech ambassador to the People’s Republic of China Libor Sečka. The ambassador had a short speech during which he mentioned 60th anniversary… more ►

11th EU-China Summit

The eleventh EU-China Summit was held in Prague, on 20 May 2009. The European Union was represented by President Václav Klaus of the Czech Republic, the President of the European Commission, Mr. Jose Manuel Barroso, and the Secretary-General of… more ►

China-EU Early Warning and Emergency Management Seminar

In cooperation of the China National School of Administration, Embassy of the Czech Republic in Beijing currently holding the rotating Presidency of the EU and the Delegation of the European Commission in Beijing, the „China-EU Early Warning and… more ►

Exhibition of Czech children book illustrators in Shenyang

An opening ceremony of the exhibition of works of Czech illustrators of children’s books took place on 7 May, 2009 in the Children’s Home of Shenyang City. The event was launched by the Ambassador of the Czech Republic in China Mr. Vítězslav… more ►

EU Extravaganza 2009

The Delegation of the European Commission to China is organizing an outdoor festival in Beijing entitled The EU Extravaganza on May 23-24. A taste of European culture will be on offer, as the event showcases the highlights of the region’s music… more ►

European Parliament elections

From 4-7 June 2009 millions of people will have their chance to vote in the European Parliament elections. The people they elect will sit until 2014 and will play a major role in Europe's political future. more ►

Exhibition “Zdenek Sklenar’s China” in Beijing

An extensive exhibition of paintings and graphics of a Czech artist Zdenek Sklenar was organised in the National Museum of Art of China in Beijing. The exhibition formed a part of accompanying cultural programme of the Czech rotating presidency… more ►

The 4th round of the EU-China Strategic Dialogue

On 19 January 2009, the 4th round of the EU-China Strategic Dialogue took place in Beijing. more ►