Czech Republic

Engine driver killed in train accident in Czech Republic

Prague  - An engine driver died Monday after his locomotive collided with a stationary commuter train in the eastern Czech Republic, an official said.

Arcandor plans Russian and Czech department stores

RussiaDusseldorf  -  Arcandor, the big German retail group, is planning to set up department stores in Rus

Czech economic pace slows to 5.4 per cent in first quarter

Prague  - The Czech economy slowed down in the first quarter of 2008 to show 5.4 per cent year-on-year growth compared to 6.6 per cent in the previous quarter, according to preliminary government d

Czech power giant CEZ raises first-quarter profit by 21.2 per cent

PraguePrague  - The Czech power giant CEZ recorded a net profit of 15.7 billion koruny (973.3 million

Norwegian plane in Prague emergency landing after fire alert

PraguePrague  -   A plane operated by a Norwegian low-cost airline made an emergency landing at Prague

Lloyd Electric Buys Czech Firm For An Undisclosed Sum

In order to gain a strong foothold in the European market, Air conditioner coil maker Lloyd Electric and Engineering Ltd has made announcement about the acquirement of Czech customised finned heat exchangers maker Luvata Czech through a special purpose vehicle.

However, the company has not disclosed the financial details of the deal up till now.

Lloyd Electric & Engineering is the maker of condenser coils and evaporator coils. Its products are used in window, package, automotive and split air-conditioners. The company also supplies products to lots of original equipment manufacturers.