Wednesday, 7 October 2015
Business | ČTK

The worst rumours about a symbiosis of the Finance Ministry and the Agrofert holding owned by the minister, Andrej Babiš, seem to be proved by the fact that one fourth of the latest record-high tax pardons concern Agrofert, the weekly Týden reports.

Business | Reuters

Czech car sales should jump by 20 percent to a record of more than 230,000 vehicles in 2015, the country's Car Importers Association said on Monday, predicting little impact from the scandal over Volkswagen's rigging of emissions tests.

Business | Transitions Online

After Germany, the Visegrad Four may be the European countries most at risk from consumer anger over the Volkswagen diesel engine emissions scandal.

Business | CIA News

Car importer Opel C&S will supply over two thousand vehicles within the next two years to Energetický a Průmyslový Holding (EPH).

Business | CIA News

A new Czech real property fund, NOVA Real Estate, administered by REDSIDE, said it had completed the acquisition of the real property portfolio of Bluehouse Capital.

Business | CIA News

In the first nine months of 2015, the number of registrations of new cars in the Czech Republic increased 141,470 in the same period of 2014 to 171,010.

Business | Radio Prague

Czech loans company Home Credit has announced a radical departure from its past business model, which previously focused on developing markets. Now it's teamed up with telecoms giant Sprint with the intention of making a creditable impact on the US market. Home Credit will retain a 50.1 percent stake in the joint venture and management control of the venture. The main advantage for the Czech company is easy access to Sprint's 57 million customers on the back of a well known and trusted brand.

Business | Prague Leadership Institute

All the seminars, the inspirational speeches, and team-building off-sites are merely suggestions of what can be. Accepting personal responsibility for what happens is the action that makes them a reality.

Business | CIA News

Chinese group CEFC has purchased 10 % of the shares of Czech airline Travel Service.

Business | CIA News

In the past ten years the volume of carbon dioxide emitted from the power and heating plants of the ČEZ Group has fallen by 25 %.

Finance | CIA News

Given the existent of negative market interest rates on selected segments of the financial market and high growth of the value of loans, it is not necessary to introduce negative monetary political interest rates.

Business | Prague Connect

The story of Patrik reads like a fairy tale. But rather than fairy tale, it is a story of never giving up, falling and trying to walk (even literally) and sticking to your dreams.

Business | Radio Prague

ČEZ admits that it’s in the frame to buy the assets of Vattenfall in Germany, but the big question is how profitable will the German government allow the lignite coal and power sector to be.

Business | Radio Prague

Talks of a Czech tiger economy have just been given some extra impetus with a positive revision in the already strong growth figures for the second quarter.

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On October 1, 2015, Prime Minister Bohuslav Sobotka and the chairman of the board of directors of Korean NEXEN TIRE, Byung Jung Kang, inaugurated the construction of a new factory hall in the Triangle industrial zone at Žatec.