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Ten Japanese automotive suppliers fined in China for cartel

The investigated and punished companies, amount of fines, duration of the cartel, affected components, damaged carmakers, investigation in the sale of cars and spare parts...
Published: 21.8.2014 23:14

Gestamp wants to build second plant in Czech Rep

The location considered, size and price of the land, the amount of investment, HR, products, timing, other factories in Central Europe...
Published: 21.8.2014 22:55

Russia might prohibit import of cars in case of further sanctions

It would also affect Czech car plants. Statement of Skoda, Hyundai and TPCA, the share of imported vehicles in the Russian sales...
Published: 21.8.2014 22:39

Skoda Auto to take on 800 new employees in Czech Rep

Location, reasons, timing, HR resources, salary, the Fabia III with consumption below 3.5 l/100 km or weight below 1 ton...
Published: 20.8.2014 23:05

Nissan began selling e-NV200 electric van

The first countries, parameters and version of the EV, sales plans, testing by companies, launch on the market in Central Europe including the Czech Republic, price...
Published: 20.8.2014 22:55

Hyundai Mobis considers employing more people in new plant in Czech Rep

Details of the intent, several halls, a new subsidiary, factory management, EIA, shift of production from Korea to the Czech Republic, profile of the first Czech plant...
Published: 20.8.2014 22:40

One Mercedes dealer changed owner in Czech Rep

The company and its showrooms, the original and new owner, related personnel changes, circumstances...
Published: 19.8.2014 23:36

Volkswagen bought MAN’s financial division

The carmaker plans no change in the Czech Republic for now. The countries covered by affiliates and partners, details...
Published: 19.8.2014 23:19

Medea Research: Czech car market up by 10% in January-July

This is a smaller increase than SDA’ statistics of registrations indicated, but the significant difference compared to analyses of Hyundai Motor Czech speaking on drops...
Published: 19.8.2014 23:07

Iveco wants to make Czech Rep main base for development and production of buses

The company currently has only two bus plants in the world. Production growth, strengthening R&D, construction of a test track, HR...
Published: 18.8.2014 23:35

Series of tenders on hundreds of vehicles and tires announced in Czech Rep

The submitter and its fleet, renewal of part of the fleet, the form of acquisition, the value of contracts, the criteria including warranty without limitation of mileage...
Published: 18.8.2014 23:20

SkoFIN chose new PR agency

The winner of the tender and its clients, start of the cooperation, previous partner for PR activities...
Published: 18.8.2014 23:07

Youngsan to build plant in Slovakia, second in Europe

Location, investment amount, size of the hall, HR, timing, products, clients including Hyundai-Kia, business activities in the Czech Republic...
Published: 17.8.2014 22:56

2014 Autoshow Prague: Incheba to restore motor show in Czech Rep after four years

The term, the confirmed brands, exhibited models, test drives, off-road polygon, nomenclature including vans, talks with other firms...
Published: 17.8.2014 22:46

Employees of Hyundai plants in Korea want to strike

Wage negotiations of the unions with management of the company failed. The timing, strike tradition, substitution of production...
Published: 17.8.2014 22:37

Medea Research: Most re-exported cars in Czech Rep are Ford Fiesta, Seat Ibiza and Seat Leon

The Top 10 purpose registrations also include Volkswagen, Skoda, Fiat and Nissan models. Among the 10 best-selling cars are Skoda, Hyundai and VW models...
Published: 17.8.2014 22:26

CzechInvest chose new manager for automotive industry and green mobility

This function in the agency for the support of investment and business in the Czech Republic was recently held by Ales Stavjana. A new sector manager with experience from Skoda Auto...
Published: 14.8.2014 22:21

Hyundai to indemnify clients in South Korea for erroneous data on car consumption

After the USA it is another country where Hyundai-Kia has to deal with compensation and fines. The affected models and the number of cars, the amount of compensation...
Published: 14.8.2014 22:14

Opel strengthens dealer network with help of former Chevrolet dealers

Many of the former dual Opel/Chevrolet dealers do not seek compensation. The situation in Europe and the Czech Republic, the expansion of the 'Welcome back to Opel' program with Chevrolets owners...
Published: 13.8.2014 23:31

Skoda Auto to increase production capacity of one plant

Location, current and projected capacity, the affected facilities and models, production of the factory in 2013, HR, timing, renewal of technology...
Published: 13.8.2014 23:19

GM faces legal action due to injury and deaths in case of giant series of recall actions

The number of petitioners, detail of the fault, the number of cars convened, delayed recalls, the compensation program for victims of accidents...
Published: 13.8.2014 23:01

Daimler’s Czech plant has new director

Reiner Springmeier left the position at EvoBus Bohemia after nine years. Reasons, successor and his profile...
Published: 13.8.2014 05:23

Saab supplier asked court for declaration of bankruptcy of carmaker’s owner

NEVS suspended production of Saab cars in May due to financial problems. The name and profile of the supplier, the amount of the debt...
Published: 13.8.2014 05:12

SkoFIN prepares operating lease for consumers for other Volkswagen Group brands in Czech Rep

Demand for the ‘Skoda bez starosti’ rental, business plans, expansion the models and equipment offer, easing the terms, the profile of the average client...
Published: 11.8.2014 23:57

CSU: Car prices in Czech Rep down m/m in July 2014

While new cars became more expensive, used cars and motorcycles became cheaper. Prices fo servicing and spare parts, detailed data, the annual development...
Published: 11.8.2014 23:44

Medea Research to publish statistics of new car registrations in Czech Rep, net of short-term deregistrations

Methodology, source data, results for seven months, the growth of re-exports, a conflict of interest, low price level in the Czech market...
Published: 11.8.2014 07:42

Chinese central bank bought stake in Generali

It has been a further acquisition of shares in major Italian company recently. The share amount and its value, the entry to Fiat...
Published: 11.8.2014 06:07

Sales of cars and vans in Russia fell by 22.9% in July

Acceleration of the pace of decline, the reasons and influences, results after seven months, the growth of Skoda, a comment of AEB...
Published: 11.8.2014 05:52

LMC Automotive: Car sales in Western Europe up by 5% in July

Sales have been growing for 11 months. The outlook for 2014, the growth leaders, the prediction of developments in UK...
Published: 8.8.2014 01:38

CEE Automotive Forum 2014: Further 13 speakers to join conference

These are representatives of CLEPA, AutoSAP, PSA, Volkswagen, Skoda, Opel, Ford, AAA Auto, Ernst & Young, Matador, Aufeer Design, Bosal and Item...
Published: 8.8.2014 01:07

PwC: Decline in car sales in Russia to stop in three years

The deterioration of the outlook for 2014, results in H1, the impact of the Ukrainian crisis on the sale and financing...
Published: 8.8.2014 00:54

Head of CSOB Leasing in Czech Rep Libor Bosak became president of IFLA

Profile of the International Finance and Leasing Association, which was previously led by...
Published: 8.8.2014 00:46

Mann+Hummel to invest EUR 25 million in Czech Rep by 2016

Location, timing, details of investments, HR, cooperation with a new personnel agency, clients...
Published: 6.8.2014 23:49

Daimler simplifies distribution and sales management in Europe

Reduction of managerial positions across divisions, reasons, personnel changes in the Czech Republic, timing...
Published: 6.8.2014 23:30

Gumotex received new orders from Volkswagen Group

Expansion of the product portfolio, the affected models, volumes, profile of the automotive division, clients...
Published: 6.8.2014 23:18

Arval VIP Partner: Arval builds premium supplier network in Czech Rep

Concurrently, it is reducing the number of partners, especially car and tire service shops. Reasons, details, Arval Assistance...
Published: 6.8.2014 23:08

Emil Frey might terminate distribution of one brand in Czech Rep

The brand, reasons, requirements of the carmaker, dealer network, models and prices, the situation in Europe...
Published: 5.8.2014 23:55

Porsche Inter Auto to resume Lamborghini dealership in Czech Rep

Location of the showroom, sales start, available models, previous Czech dealer, competition from independent retailers...
Published: 5.8.2014 23:45

SDA: New car registrations in Czech Rep up by 21.8% in July 2014

Growth was driven by the Skoda, Hyundai, Volkswagen, Opel, Dacia, Ford and Mercedes-Benz brands. Growth in the van segment, decline in trucks...
Published: 5.8.2014 23:29

Opel won contract for 600 Movano vehicles in Europe

Country, client, winning tender price, utilization, specifications, modifications upon request, warranty, Movano facelift as of 2014...
Published: 5.8.2014 23:20

Michael Macht resigned as head of production of Volkswagen Group

This followed after an agreement with representatives of the owners. After having left Porsche, he was in the office for four years. Alleged reasons, the original length of the contract, the successor...
Published: 4.8.2014 23:57

Makro changed its partner for insurance in Czech Rep

The offer of Mpojisteni also includes car insurance. In the field of financing, the partner remained unchanged. Companies, the most popular products...
Published: 4.8.2014 23:50

Car sales in Germany up by 6.8% in July

The return to growth after the June drop, reasons, the results of seven months, comment and outlook of LMC Automotive, development in France...
Published: 4.8.2014 23:43

Bentley manager to lead marketing of Skoda brand

He also has experience from another VW Group brand – Porsche. The function was abandoned six months ago by Thomas Owsianski, who...
Published: 3.8.2014 23:55

Czech customs administration passes from operating leases to car ownership

The winner of the largest tender is the Kia brand. The supplier-dealer, models, number of cars, price, participants in the tender, smaller orders, fleet structure of this institution...
Published: 3.8.2014 23:46

Chinese factory of GM's Taiwanese subcontractor shook by explosion

The company, location, HR, products and clients, the alleged cause and consequences of the explosion (dead, injuries), GM’s reaction...
Published: 3.8.2014 23:33

Kovolis Hedvikov to expand its plant in Czech Rep

Location, investment amount, timing, growth of production, HR, business and financial results, products and clients...
Published: 31.7.2014 23:45

Code of Ethics: Association of Czech Hyundai dealers filed complaint against distributor at antitrust authority

The controversial distribution policy, comments of UOHS and Hyundai Motor Czech, enlargement of the association, the distributor’s financial results in 2013...
Published: 31.7.2014 23:25

Thirty-three HEVs and five EVs registered in Czech Rep in June 2014

The register also newly includes 167 vehicles powered by CNG and 115 cars by LPG. Leaders of alternative drives, results in H1...
Published: 31.7.2014 23:09

Kia began offering branded operating lease in Czech Rep, Arval became partner

The trademark of the product, dealers involved in pilot operation, target group, variants, current business results, the situation in Europe...
Published: 31.7.2014 00:24
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