“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 […]
Opening reception of Mamma Mia took place in a renewed restaurant Továrna na iluze that presents delicious Czech cuisine based on recipes from the period of First Republic, which was a unique island of democracy and modern life in interwar Central Europe.
InnoTrans is the largest show of modern railway technology in Europe as well as one of the world’s biggest shows. Once in every two years on the Berlin Exhibition experts from around the world gather to get acquainted with innovations in all sub-specialty of rail transport. Individual expertise and national expositions do present current developments […]
On a quiet night in Prague just last week, a group of American students gingerly exited the metro and proceeded down an empty street towards a tall, abandoned building. In the darkness, there was no suggestion of what may be hidden behind the doors except for a small sign that stated: MindMaze – The Escape […]
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 […]