Meeting with Diplomats

In January, the Senate of the Czech Republic held a traditional new-year meeting with diplomats working in Prague. Besides senators, the event was also visited by the representatives of diplomatic missions from tens of countries from all over the world. The chairman of the Senate, Milan Štěch began the event by outlining the upcoming year prospects in his speech, mentioning migration and terrorism, administration of the new American president Donald Trump, and the way Europe is going to come to terms with Great Britain ́s exit from the EU among the key issues to be addressed. He also talked about economic diplomacy which belongs among the activities of the Senate representatives as well.