Tagged: finance

Andrej Babis, Bitcoin

“Nobody Uses Bitcoin”

The current Czech Finance Minister and boss of Agrofert and several media outlets, Andrej Babiš, was derided on a wall in Holešovice for his apparent (or pretended) ignorance about the cryptocurrency Bitcoin: I am...

Cheap Shopping at Rich Neighbours

While the average salary in the Czech Republic is less than half of that in Western Europe, prices tend to be here comparably high. In Berlin, for instance, you work 14 hours to afford...

Travel Agency Offers Tours to Discover Corruption

I love those initiatives with a healthy dose of irony and black humor that lend a voice to people’s minds where democracy tries to silence them. The latest is CorruptTour, a “tour operator” that...