A bill that would legalise same-sex marriage in the Czech Republic passed its first reading in the Chamber of Deputies. Photo: Freepik

The average price per square meter of a new apartment in Brno has exceeded CZK 100,000. The continuing increase in prices is due to a long-term lack of new construction, which is limited mainly by inflexible planning regulations, according to analysis from the Trikaya real estate group.

Learner drivers will no longer have an unlimited number of attempts to repeat their driving test. In extreme cases, unsuccessful applicants could also have to repeat the entire teaching and training at a driving school, following new legislation on motoring. A bill that would legalise same-sex marriage in the Czech Republic passed its first reading in the Chamber of Deputies. A separate motion to amend the constitution to define marriage as between a man and a woman also passed its first reading, with both bills surviving motions of rejection to proceed to scrutiny. Polish authorities are concerned about “abortion tourism” of Polish women to the Czech Republic, following a proposal in the Czech Senate to allow Polish women access to abortions in the Czech Republic. Brno Daily – Brno’s Online News in English at brnodaily.com.

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