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Contactless card payments of up to 500 Kc could be rejected at some Czech terminals from Saturday (14 September) as new EU-driven “two-factor authentication” law comes into effect; Czech National Bank warns that many businesses are unprepared for the change; contactless payments for public transport tickets may be affected (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post] *edited* 0

Contactless card payments of up to 500 Kc could be rejected at some Czech terminals from Saturday (14 September) as new EU-driven “two-factor authentication” law comes into effect; Czech National Bank warns that many businesses are unprepared for the change; contactless payments for public transport tickets may be affected (iDNES.cz) [Social Media Post] *edited*

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Stat of the Day: Two-thirds of Czech workers earn less than the average Czech wage (34,105 Kc/month); median Czech salary is actually around 29,000 Kc/month, before tax (Globe24.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Stat of the Day: Two-thirds of Czech workers earn less than the average Czech wage (34,105 Kc/month); median Czech salary is actually around 29,000 Kc/month, before tax (Globe24.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Economy: Czech crown continues to strengthen against world’s two major currencies; one US dollar currently worth less than 23 crowns; one euro less than 25.80 Kc (CTK Ceske noviny) [Social Media Post] 0

Economy: Czech crown continues to strengthen against world’s two major currencies; one US dollar currently worth less than 23 crowns; one euro less than 25.80 Kc (CTK Ceske noviny) [Social Media Post]

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Ticket-buyer in southern Moravia wins 123 million crowns on Sazka’s Euromiliony lottery; sixth-biggest win in Czech lottery operator’s history (Blesk.cz) [Social Media Post] 0

Ticket-buyer in southern Moravia wins 123 million crowns on Sazka’s Euromiliony lottery; sixth-biggest win in Czech lottery operator’s history (Blesk.cz) [Social Media Post]

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Pranksters use comments section of President Zeman’s transparent re-election campaign bank account to create Pikachu picture (iDNES.cz) [Facebook Post] 0

Pranksters use comments section of President Zeman’s transparent re-election campaign bank account to create Pikachu picture (iDNES.cz) [Facebook Post]

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