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Minister of Foreign Affairs Zaorálek: To the Forefront of Europe


Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic Lubomír Zaorálek is leading the Delegation of the Czech Republic at the 69th Session of the UN General Assembly on September 22-28, 2014. During his stay, Minister Zaorálek has attended an… more ►

Czech Digital Learning Expert Glogster Releases a New iPad App

The Czech Embassy is proud of another highly successful Czech company making a splash on the US market. more ►

Showing the Innovation Potential of the V4 region


Four Czech tech companies to be presented at Google in New York on September 24 more ►

Ambassador Gandalovič Met the Nupharo Project Founder

The Ambassador Petr Gandalovič met Milan Ganik, founder of global project-technological and innovation campus Nupharo. more ►

Moravian wines highly recognized in the US

Outstanding recognition was awarded to Bohemian and Moravian winemakers at the 34th San Francisco International Wine Competition. more ►

EU Open House 2014


On Saturday, May 10, the Embassy of the Czech Republic welcomed more than 3000 visitors during the annual EU Open House. All day, we celebrated the work of Franz Kafka, who is one of the most influential writers of the 20th century. Please see… more ►

Embassy Highlights Czech Companies


Economic Section of the Czech Embassy and CzechInvest, the Investment and Business Development Agency of the Czech Republic, presented details on doing business in the Czech Republic and informed about investment incentives for investors in high… more ►

Central Europe: Innovative and Open for Business


Date: 24 March 2014  Venue: U.S. Chamber of Commerce, 1615 H Street NW, Lee Anderson Room

Join us at the US Chamber of Commerce for an event that will focus on the wide range of commercial opportunities in Central Europe, the region's strengths in innovation as well as its priorities for… more ►

Business Mission to Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Agreement, hockey player Jaromir Jagr or the company Westinghouse – enough to say that there is a bond between Pittsburgh and Czech Republic. The bond will get even stronger soon as Milan Stech, the President of the Senate of the… more ►

ALBAform - Czech Investment in Georgia


ALBAform, Inc. is a manufacturer of metal components for the automotive industry and it officially opened its plant in Flowery Branch, GA, on September 23. Its parent company ALBA-METAL is based in Ladna near Breclav in the Czech Republic.… more ►

Czech IT Companies at XChange Americas 2013


Five Czech companies participated in the XChange Americas 2013 conference in Fort Washington on August 18-20. This annual event is focused on providers of complex IT solutions, mainly for medium and large customers. The Czech participation was… more ►

Prospects of US LNG Exports: The Allies’ Perspective


On July 9, Ambassador-at-large for energy security Vaclav Bartuska participated in the discussion on the geopolitical aspects of US LNG export trade liberalization from the perspective of the V4 countries (Hungary, Czech Republic, Poland and… more ►

Czech-US civil nuclear cooperation - transfer of salt coolant

Governments of the United States and the Czech Republic have recently completed the transfer of 75 kilograms of fluoride salt from Oak Ridge National Laboratory to Czech Nuclear Research Institute Řež. The material will be used in research and… more ►

Minister Kuba and a Czech Trade Mission visit the US


Czech Minister of Industry and Trade Martin Kuba visited the United States on February 25 - March 1. He was accompanied by a group of representatives of more than 20 Czech companies who are interested in partnering with their US counterparts.… more ►

Delegation visits nuclear construction in Georgia


The Czech Republic is currently running a tender to build two new nuclear reactors in Temelin in the region of Southern Bohemia. This project is part of a long term strategy aimed at reducing the share of electricity generated by coal and… more ►

Intellectual property rights well-protected in the Czech Republic

Every year, the Office of the United States Trade Representative releases its Special 301 Report on the adequacy and effectiveness of U.S. trading partners’ protection of intellectual property rights. For the second year in a row, the Czech… more ►

Mitas opens a new tire factory in Iowa


On April 26, the Czech company Mitas opened its first factory in the United States in Charles City, Iowa. It is the largest Czech investment in the US so far amounting to approximately 52 million USD. The full capacity of the plant will be 13… more ►

Minister of Health Leos Heger in Illinois and Minnesota

Minister of Health of the Czech Republic Leos Heger visited Illinois and Minnesota at the end of March 2012. In Chicago, he opened the Czech-US Technology Days, a 2-day event bringing together key players in the field of bio- and nanotechnology… more ►