Czech Republic

Skoda to invest 450 million euros to expand Czech plant

Sept. 24, 2014 10:56 CET
Skoda will invest 450 million euros in its Czech plant in Kvasiny, a local news agency quoted a senior company executive as saying. The plant, which builds the Yeti compact crossover, also will build Seat's forthcoming SUV....
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Hyundai Mobis plans headlight factory in Czech Republic, report says

June 25, 2014 13:43 CET
Hyundai Mobis wants to build a factory to produce headlights in the Czech Republic where parent Hyundai Motor has a car plant, a report said....
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Czech car sales up 20% in March on economy gains

April 4, 2014 12:44 CET
Czech new-car registrations increased 20 percent in March and grew 18 percent in the first quarter to 42,993 cars, the country's car importers association said. The Czech economy is rebounding after a record long recession....
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Skoda unions, management agree 2% wage rise

March 28, 2014 16:15 CET
Unions and management at Skoda have agreed a wage deal for the next 12 months that will see workers receive a 2 percent rise in wages and a one-off payment....
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VW's Seat brand will add SUV in 2016

March 26, 2014 13:27 CET
Volkswagen Group will add a compact SUV to its Seat division's lineup in 2016 to win new customers and accelerate a turnaround at VW's only unprofitable unit....
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Porsche founder's legacy hits Nazi past in Czech hometown

Feb. 28, 2014 06:01 CET
Ferdinand Porsche created the first hybrid more than 100 years ago and designed the original Volkswagen Beetle. Those achievements haven't counted for much in his hometown....
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Porsche founder's legacy hits Nazi past in Czech hometown

9:15 am U.S. ET | Feb. 27, 2014
Ferdinand Porsche created the first hybrid more than 100 years ago and designed the original Volkswagen Beetle. Those achievements haven't counted for much in his hometown....
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Porsche founder's legacy hits Nazi past in Czech hometown

Feb. 27, 2014 15:15 CET
Ferdinand Porsche created the first hybrid more than 100 years ago and designed the original Volkswagen Beetle. Those achievements haven't counted for much in his hometown....
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Hyundai challenges Skoda for Czech crown in key European test

Dec. 27, 2013 06:01 CET
The Czech Republic has emerged as a key battleground between Hyundai and Skoda for cost-conscious consumers across Europe. It's a test of Hyundai's ability to challenge an entrenched local player as it tries to boost Europewide market share to 5 percent later this decade from 3.4 percent now....
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Hyundai challenges VW's Skoda for Czech crown in key European test

12:01 am U.S. ET | Dec. 27, 2013
The Czech Republic has emerged as a key battleground between Hyundai and Skoda for cost-conscious consumers across Europe. It's a test of the Hyundai's ability to challenge an entrenched local player as it tries to boost Europe-wide market share to 5 percent later this decade from 3.4 percent now....
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