“Unfortunately, it does not look as though we have yet reached the end of the crisis in Ukraine, but hopefully we can see the light at the end of the tunnel.” The Chairman of the Chamber of Deputies John Hamáček will head the lower house of the chamber for one year. Is he still devoted […]
“Why should you travel by train? Just give it a chance…” Daniel Kurucz , chairman of the board of directors and CEO of Czech Railways, began his managerial career in the 1990‘s. He worked in many multinational enterprises e.g. Japanese Fujifilm, Carborundum, Swedish Engineering company Sandvik AB, and in Agrofert Holding. He also led companies […]
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As I was doing research for my book about four years ago, I ran into a very interesting piece of data, industrialized countries were showing a trend of zero population growth or what many call “zero population replacement”. I looked in a little deeper and as I did so, I realized this issue was going […]
Ing. Aleš Graf, MBA, is the Chairman of the Board and sole owner of the companies associated in Centropol Holding a.s. Among these is CENTROPOL ENERGY a.s., one of the largest alternative suppliers of energy. He was included among the top 72 best managers in the Czech Republic for the year 2013. Mr. Graf, you received […]
One of the most well-known first generation of the street dancers in Korea, Poppin’ HyunJoon and his wife AeRi Park won an award at “2014 Creative Brand Award” which was held by Korea CEO summit and supervised by CICON on the 29th of May. The couple was awarded in “Culture contents business sector” for their […]
European stock markets moved higher Monday as election results rolled in from the European Union and Ukraine. Germany’s DAX index led the way with a 1.3% rise. Spain’s IBEX gained 1.2%, while France’s CAC 40 added 0.8%. The euro recovered from earlier declines against the dollar.
Change is afoot in China. Its leaders have promised a decisive role for markets in the huge economy, and recently lifted a 14-year ban on games consoles. But in many areas, there’s still a long way to go.
Culture moves people; a driving force that connects and inspires The BMW also moves people. BMW offers customers independence through its products and moves people through the cultural activities the company supports. BMW believes the voices of those involved in art and culture are among those most important to society. These voices challenge us in […]
The Indians love celebrations and a year in India is carried in the spirit of many celebrations and markets. Nearly every day there seems to be some social event that often stretches late into the night, where fasting and light feasting go hand in hand. Not only during celebrations but also in daily life, the […]
The Internet is a whole lot older than we originally thought.According to a new book, titled “Cataloguing The World,” a little-known Belgian entrepreneur named Paul Otlet envisioned a world wide web well before the computer (and the actual World Wide Web) was invented.
Google has revealed a prototype of its latest driverless car — and this one doesn’t even have a steering wheel.The car will only have a stop and go button. No steering wheel. No pedals.
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„Proč jezdit vlakem? Zkuste to…“ Předseda představenstva a generální ředitel Českých drah, Daniel Kurucz, započal svou manažerskou kariéru už v devadesátých letech. Pracoval v řadě nadnárodních společností jako japonský Fujifilm, Carborundum, švédské strojírenské společnosti Sandvik AB nebo v Agrofert Holding. Vedl také společnosti v Indii, Číně, Kanadě a USA. Loni se stal výkonným ředitelem pro provoz […]
November 5th, 2014 at Žofín Palace The subject of the first Czech-Saudi Forum held under the auspices of Jan Mládek, Minister of Trade and Industry is the development of strategic partnerships and business relationships between both countries. We would like to find new roads and ways of creating new opportunities in the market through strengthening relationships between the Czech Republic and Saudi Arabia. The main objective of the […]
With two days to go before the opening of the Karlovy Vary International Film Festival, festival president Jiří Bartoška took delivery of a fleet of 60 BMWs from Dr. Josef Reiter, CEO of BMW Group Česká republika. From July 4 through July 12, 2014, this fleet – primarily composed of BMW 5 Series and BMW 7 Series, […]
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5th President’s CFO Golf tournament welcomed players at Golf Park Dysina on Wednesday 10th September, 2014. The tournament had rich program such as many inserted individual competitions; champagne, Belgium beers and whiskey degustation. Fashion show introduced collection of Tamison London dresses and Italian swim wear. Absolut winner was Laura Hošek who won membership for Quintessentially […]