In this week's Insight Central Europe, we look at the question of why so many of the most talented and best-educated Slovaks prefer to live in the Czech Republic. The European Union has just invited ten candidate countries to join - what happens next? And referendums on joining the EU in those countries may not prove plain sailing: we learn what the Polish government is planning to do to encourage the Poles to vote 'yes'. In Hungary an advertisement in which a Santa Claus visits a school and removes his outfit to reveal he is a Romany has caused some controversy. Those are just some of the subjects covered in this week's Insight Central Europe.
New foreigners’ law to change conditions for non-EU nationals
Czech foreign ministry reports record number of visa applications
Restaurant tells visitors to “clear their plates” or pay a 50 crown fine for wasting food
New index shows locations with best quality of life in Czech Republic
Archaeologists unearth rare Renaissance-Baroque brew house in ‘Czech Paradise’