News

Ford plans to achieve carbon neutrality by 2035; will offer only zero-emission vehicles 18.03.2022 Ford plans to achieve carbon neutrality by 2035; will offer only zero-emission vehicles Ford Motor company is increasing its EV production in Europe. The $2 billion investment is targeting current production factories, gaining ownership of Ford Romania, and building a battery plant in Turkey. By 2035 the company plans to offer only zero emission vehicles.
U.S.A. U.S.A.
Productboard raises $ 125 milion and becomes the second Czech unicorn in history 07.03.2022 Productboard raises $ 125 milion and becomes the second Czech unicorn in history After the Czech online grocery delivery startup Rohlik became the first Czech bred unicorn in July 2021 Productboard raises the bar and becomes also the 1000th unicorn in history.
U.S.A. U.S.A.
Czech leading online grocery delivery platform Rohlík.cz raised CZK 1.5 milion, organises aid for Ukraine 04.03.2022 Czech leading online grocery delivery platform Rohlík.cz raised CZK 1.5 milion, organises aid for Ukraine Rohlík.cz is constantly looking for ways to help Ukraine in the current crisis. The company announced that it will donate 1% of the generated turnover by the end of the month.
U.S.A. U.S.A.
European Commission issues chip act, EU to be digitally independent 27.02.2022 European Commission issues chip act, EU to be digitally independent On February 8, 2022, the European Commission (EC) issued a chip act to address the semiconductor shortage and ensure the EU's independence and leadership in technology and applications.
U.S.A. U.S.A.
Industrial production in the Czech Republic increased by 6.4 % last year 26.02.2022 Industrial production in the Czech Republic increased by 6.4 % last year Industrial production in the Czech Republic in 2021 increased by 6.4% y/y.
U.S.A. U.S.A.
DEPO Ventures: 10 global startups will present at TSP 26.02.2022 DEPO Ventures: 10 global startups will present at TSP DEPO Ventures presented the Transatlantic Startup Pitch on-line event, that helps startups navigate through the early stages and securing investors. Companies from both Europe and America were present.
U.S.A. U.S.A.
Czech trade balance fell to a deficit of CZK 1.5bn last year 25.02.2022 Czech trade balance fell to a deficit of CZK 1.5bn last year The balance of foreign trade in goods at current prices ended in December 2021 with a deficit of CZK 15.0bn, a y/y deterioration of CZK 30.9bn.
U.S.A. U.S.A.
RVVI: COMPASS - U nuclear fusion project is a priority 23.02.2022 RVVI: COMPASS - U nuclear fusion project is a priority The Czech tokamak significantly helped in designing a much bigger project – the international tokamak ITER that will be the first fusion device to produce net energy. The COMPASS - U project is now a part of an international research within Europe and USA.
U.S.A. U.S.A.
Pale Fire Capital raised investment in Groupon to USD 63m 01.02.2022 Pale Fire Capital raised investment in Groupon to USD 63m Investment group Pale Fire Capital and its owners Dušan Šenkypl and Jan Bárta have increased their stake in US startup Groupon to 9.51%.
U.S.A. U.S.A.
Czech Academy of Sciences patents battery solving problem with burning 31.01.2022 Czech Academy of Sciences patents battery solving problem with burning Scientists at the Czech Academy of Sciences have patented an invention that could solve problems with burning batteries.
U.S.A. U.S.A.