Billionaire Daniel Křetínský of the Czech Republic has purchased a 5.3% stake in the U.K.’s national postal service and courier company Royal Mail. Regulatory filings on Monday confirm that Křetínský’s Vesa Equity Investment, an investing entity, has taken a USD 105 million position in the Royal Mail, which went public in October 2013, to much public anger.Continue Reading

Taking on the challenge of how national governments can together raise a new generation of entrepreneurs, Forbes brought together the best from both worlds in Bratislava as part of the Forbes Under 30 Global Retreat. On stage, Czech PM Andrej Babiš talked politics and innovation with Jakub Havrlant, founder and CEO of Rockaway Capital and Andrej Pančík, cofounder of Represent, Prizeo and Blue Vision Labs.Continue Reading