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28.07.2021 Gov’t approved rules for purchase of ecological vehicles Gov’t approved rules for purchase of ecological vehicles
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28.07.2021 Prague invested CZK 1.5bn into water grid Prague invested CZK 1.5bn into water grid
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MPO to submit Czech Hydrogen Strategy for approval 28.07.2021 MPO to submit Czech Hydrogen Strategy for approval On July 26, 2021, the Czech Ministry of Industry and Trade (MPO) will submit the Czech Republic's Hydrogen Strategy for approval to the government.
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The biggest game developers conference - GDC 2021 showcased 5 Czech studios 28.07.2021 The biggest game developers conference - GDC 2021 showcased 5 Czech studios The national Czech pavillion featured 5 game development studios during the digital Game Developers Conference 2021.
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Czech Republic scores third place in the volume of VC investment in CEE region 28.07.2021 Czech Republic scores third place in the volume of VC investment in CEE region According to the VC Funding In CEE Report- 2Q 2021 recently published by Vestbee - a matchmaking platform for startups and investors in Central & Eastern Europe, the number of fully disclosed investments in the CEE region in 2nd quarter reached over 190 and exceeded €900M in total funding.
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IndustryMin: Gov’t to approve support for battery plant 27.07.2021 IndustryMin: Gov’t to approve support for battery plant The Czech government should sign a memorandum with ČEZ on support for the project for a factory for batteries for electric vehicles.
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Minister Havlíček: JETE completion to follow after Dukovany 27.07.2021 Minister Havlíček: JETE completion to follow after Dukovany One or two new units of the Temelín nuclear power plant (JETE), each with an output of 1,600 MW, could be completed following the completion of the new unit of the Dukovany power plant.
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ŠKODA AUTO to use emission-free power for production 26.07.2021 ŠKODA AUTO to use emission-free power for production ŠKODA AUTO to use emission-free power for production
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The trend of online grocery shopping helped to create a first-ever Czech unicorn start-up 26.07.2021 The trend of online grocery shopping helped to create a first-ever Czech unicorn start-up The Czech online supermarket Rohlík exceeded the 1 billion dollar valuation and became the first start-up in the country to join the prestigious global unicorn club.
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Czech online grocery delivery startup Rohlik raises €100m and becomes a unicorn 26.07.2021 Czech online grocery delivery startup Rohlik raises €100m and becomes a unicorn After the latest Series C Rohlik is valued 1B EUR which makes it the first Czech unicorn
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