The Czech National Broadcaster has decided not to enter Eurovision 2012 according to eurocontest.cz. The issue of Eurovision participation was highly debated by the nominess for new spot as Diretor of the channel which will be announced soon. This means that the Czech Republic will not have participated since 2009 when they came last in semi final 1 with “Aven Romale” by Gipsy.cz with nul point. Here is the full article from the Czech site translated:
We all put their considerable hope for the election of a new Director General of Czech Television, but now the XY percent certain that our country at the Eurovision Song Contest 2012 appears.
Pages eurocontest.cz found that our country was on the provisional list Eurovision, even at the EBU summit, attended by Director Ones – Radan Dolejs and head of entertainment – Ales Ulm, the two gentlemen were concerned about the return of our country in the Eurovision Song Contest. Unfortunately, Czech TV spokesman Ladislav Stich denied everything and, in his words anywhere abroad, any information about our possible return appear.
After sending a link to those pages, Mr. Stich has called the entire event, like a sophisticated strategy that does not affect the decision of the Czech Television. CT and made ??it clear that if the entire Czech Eurovision wanted, so the position change. We have clarified that no intentional coercive action by the Eurocontest or other information portals on Eurovision in the Czech Republic and abroad – in CT is being developed!
According to the latest information in the first half of the year does not count, that should be funding for Eurovision released. Programs are already entered into production, even in production.