BIOTRONIK Praha Renews Partnership with HC Škoda Plzeň
Upcoming Season Marks Seven Years of Cooperation Between BIOTRONIK and the Pilsen-Based Ice Hockey Club.
BIOTRONIK Praha will continue its partnership with HC Škoda Plzeň for a seventh year, following an agreement with the ice hockey club.
Eurowag to introduce its new solution for interoperable electronic tolling services (EETS) in Europe
Under the impulse of the European Commission, more and more European countries are shifting to a European Electronic Toll Service (EETS) which guarantees interoperability between participating member states, bringing simplicity and cost savings to transport companies. With EETS, toll payment will be possible with one on-board unit (OBU), one contract and one invoice.
LESSONS FROM FOOTBALL PLAYERS ON HOW TO MAKE YOUR FIRST 90 DAYS IN A JOB COUNT
The first 90 days of a new job are crucial to a person’s success and in many ways can be compared to the 90 minutes played in a football match. With the help from partners Manchester City, Ladislav Kučera, Managing Director of Hays Czech Republic explains what those starting a new role can learn from footballers and how they can make an impact in the first 90 days of a new job.
ALIGN TECHNOLOGY REACHES 4 MILLIONTH INVISALIGN PATIENT; PACE OF ADOPTION ACCELERATING WORLDWIDE
Align Technology, Inc. (Nasdaq: ALGN), the worldwide market leader in clear aligner treatment, today announced that 4 million patients have now started treatment with Invisalign, the most technically advanced clear aligner system in the world. This is a significant accomplishment for the company and the 100,000 Invisalign-trained doctors around the world, demonstrating increased global acceptance of Invisalign treatment as a preferred choice for straightening your teeth. In connection with this achievement, Align Technology is reaffirming its commitment to help provide treatment to children around the world born with cleft lip and cleft palate, and will donate $1 to Operation Smile for every public share of a photo of a person's smile on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram with the hashtag #4millionsmiles - for a total donation of up to $1 million.
Coca-Cola at the Universal Exhibitions: from Chicago 1933 to Milan 2015
“Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life” is the underlying theme of Expo Milan 2015, in Milan from May 1st to October 31st.184 very special days dedicated to culture, science, innovation, tradition and sustainability: Coca-Cola is a leading player in the event, with a Pavilion that is a perfect résumé of the heritage and vision of the Company, in line with the theme of the Universal Exhibition. It is the framework within which Coca-Cola provides visitors a first-hand experience of its sustainability model, based on the promotion of an active lifestyle and a balanced diet, product and packaging innovation, and care for the environment.
Because of its global commitment to innovation as a driver of sustainable growth, Expo 2015 has also chosen Coca-Cola as its Official Soft Drink Partner.
World’s First PET Plastic Bottle Made Entirely from Plants
PlantBottle 2.0 – the world’s first PET plastic bottle made entirely from plant materials – debuted on 3 June at the World Expo in Milan. PlantBottle packaging™ uses patented technology that converts natural sugars found in plants into the ingredients for making fully recyclable PET plastic bottles. It looks, functions and recycles like traditional PET but has less impact on the planet and its resources. Coca-Cola current PlantBottle packaging, made from up to 30 percent plant-based materials, has helped save over 360,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions since 2009.
Dan Ťok of Skanska elected to serve as a president of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic
During the annual General Assembly held on June 19, 2014, Dan Ťok, CEO of Skanska, was elected to serve as the new President of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic (AmCham). Ťok has served as the Chair of Platform for Transparent Public Procurement, a multi-association and governmental body established to improve the economic value of public procurement in the country. He also has served as vice-president for finance for 3 years.
Confidence and Focus: Prescriptions for the Economic Recovery
This economy will turn from crisis to recovery when enough individual businesspeople have enough confidence to invest and create jobs in the country. That is why AmCham decided to devote this year’s General Assembly to asking a basic question that seems to have been ignored in the long and heated debate over how to rescue the Czech Republic from its third, and most sustained, economic crisis since the Velvet Revolution. The question, in fact, is very simple: what will it take for businesses to switch from saving for bad times to spending for better?
American Express launches new campaign to capture the iconic spirit of Czech cities
Katerina’s winning designs, featuring her name, will now be placed in the windows and doors of American Express restaurants, hotels and retailers across the Czech Republic. She will also receive an all-expenses paid trip to a European city for two as an additional element of her prize. Katerina accepted her prize at a reception for all participants held at the Intercontinental Hotel, Prague.
Winning artist Katerina said, “When I found out that this project was about capturing the iconic spirit of four Czech cities, I thought about my personal outlook on the cities and what they mean to me. Being given the opportunity to showcase my work in this way means a great deal to me“.
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