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News

16.07.2019, Company: Eversheds Sutherland Dvořák Hager, advokátní kancelář, s.r.o.

Eversheds Sutherland attorneys advised Polish fund EQUES Fotovoltaica in the sale of five solar parks to a Czech investor

Eversheds Sutherland provided legal advice to Polish fund EQUES Fotovoltaika in the sale of five local solar parks to Czech investment group Jufa. The firm's assistance consisted in the negotiation of contractual documentation, advisory in the termination of existing financing and transaction closing.

16.07.2019, Company: Up Česká republika s.r.o.

Up Česká republika and Up Foundation support the Rosa, Dejme dětem šanci and Cesta domů organisations.

Almost CZK 400,000 will help victims of domestic violence, children from children’s homes and terminally ill people  

Tags: Human Resources | CSR | Finance |

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16.07.2019, Company: CBRE s.r.o.

Czechs still like to shop in shopping centres, despite the growing popularity of e-shops. Turnover and footfall are growing

According to the newest CBRE Shopping Centre Index study, which has been compiled for the seventh year by the CBRE company, the world leader in the field of retail services, shopping centres in the Czech Republic have been successful again. Turnover in Czech regional shopping centres grew for the fifth consecutive year. Comparing the year 2017 with the previous year, turnover grew 4.2%. Rents grew only minimally. The vacancy rate is stable. The “Rent-to-sales ratio” reached a historical minimum and the average basket achieved its historical maximum. This once again proves that Czech retail is doing well.  

Tags: Business Development | Real Estate |

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15.07.2019, Company: EY

Global M&A appetite at 10-year high fueled by portfolio reshaping

59% of companies worldwide plan deals in the next year fueled by portfolio reshaping Strong M&A intentions accelerated rather than stalled by uncertainty Despite Brexit uncertainty, UK is top investment destination for the first time in 10 years Despite mounting geopolitical complexities, the appetite for global mergers and acquisitions (M&A) is at a 10-year high, according to the 20th edition of the EY Global Capital Confidence Barometer (CCB), a biannual survey of more than 2,900 senior executives across 47 countries. Companies continue to use acquisitions to build the foundations for future growth amid rising uncertainty. Almost six in ten (59%) global companies are now planning to acquire in the coming year — up from 52% 12 months ago.

Tags: Business Development | Finance | Economics |

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12.07.2019, Company: Weinhold Legal, v.o.s. advokátní kancelář

Weinhold Legal assisted Lagardére Travel Retail in its successful concession to operate Airport duty free shops

Weinhold Legal assisted Lagardére Travel Retail, the global operator of duty free shops, in the concession procedure that it won to become the operator of duty free shops at Václav Havel airport.   In winning the tender Lagardére acquired a contract to lease 24 business units with an area of 4,371 square meters. The initial term of the contract is ten years, during which the total rent is up to 8 billion Czech crowns.   The Weinhold Legal team was led by partner Martin Lukáš in cooperation with managing attorney-at-law Jan Turek.   (For further information on the transaction here: LetistePraha, Prazskydenik and Seznam.cz.

Tags: Retail | Law |

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9.07.2019, Company: Clifford Chance Prague LLP, organizační složka

Tomáš Richter elected to the Board of Directors of the International Insolvency Institute

Associate Professor Tomáš Richter, Of Counsel at Clifford Chance LLP, was elected to the Board of Directors of the International Insolvency Institute, a non-profit organization dedicated to improving international cooperation in the insolvency area, at its 19th annual conference held in Barcelona in June. He thus became the first member of the Board of Directors from the Central and Eastern Europe in the 19-year history of the International Insolvency Institute.

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Event calendar

Member event

Business Breakfast: Is your company prepared to react on crisis situation?

23.07.2019 , Hvezdova 1734/2c, Praha 4

Find out more about why some companies emerged stronger after a crisis, while others faltered.

Member event

Crisis preparedness as the next competitive advantage

23.07.2019 , PwC Experience Center, Hvězdova 1734/2c, Prague

Business Breakfast with PwC Global Forensic Leader, Kristin Rivera: Is your company prepared to react on crisis situation?

Member event

Financial Risk Management

10.09.2019 , Jinonická 80, Praha 5

Various types of financial risks and links between them.

Mini MBA programme - The Value of Knowledge

9.07.2019, PricewaterhouseCoopers Česká republika, s.r.o., PwC, Hvězdova 1734/2c, Prague 4

Upscale your business knowledge and managerial skills through PwC's Mini MBA. More than 1000 CEOs, managers and entrepreneurs have already successfully passed the programme, that have already been rolled out in 12 countries. PwC Mini MBA uses a mapping technique and a well thought-out sequence of modules to enhance the understanding of topics around business administration. More information at: https://www.pwc.com/cz/cs/the-academy/mini-mba.html  

July Seasonal Lunch in Augustine Restaurant, Prague

2.07.2019, Augustine, a Luxury Colletion Hotel, Prague, Letenská 12/33

Savor the taste of month July! Take a break during your busy day and enjoy a lunch menu full of seasonal ingredients. Augustine team of cooks have prepared for you July menu with significant ingredients: tomato, berries, sweet corn. ### To start… Yellow tomato gazpacho | coriander | avocado Grilled polenta | porcini mushroom ragout | estragon To follow… Humboldt squid tentacles | little gem salad | egg | olives | Datterino tomatoes | sweet corn | Dijon mustard dressing Guinea fowl breast | blackberries | chanterelles | spinach | couscous Something to finish… Raspberry macaron Bohemian hard and semi hard cow milk cheese from local farm | seasonal chutney | nuts with honey | Lavash bread   2 course menu       460 CZK  3 course menu       560 CZK Explore more Reserve your table in Sundial Garden on +420 266 112 282 or via restaurant.augustine@luxurycollection.com.  

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