A&O Shearman advises lenders on Albania’s first large-scale solar power plant

A&O Shearman is pleased to announce that it has represented lenders, including the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), the International Finance Corporation (IFC), and Intesa Sanpaolo Bank and its subsidiaries, on the EUR 99 million financing to Karavasta Solar (a subsidiary of Voltalia, an international player in renewable energies) for the development, construction … Continued

Jako doma in a report of The Guardian

Homelessness is on the rise globally, and the Czech Republic has the highest rate in central and eastern Europe. The Guardian visited Prague to map not only poverty tourism, but also the work of NGOs who tackle the problem – among them the BCC member Jako doma, whose unique social enterprise Kuchařky bez domova provides … Continued

Sunny 20th Anniversary of TAP Air Portugal Connecting Prague Airport to Lisbon

Nearly 1.4 million passengers and over 13,100 flights; these are the numbers which best describe the twentieth anniversary of TAP Air Portugal’s route between Prague and Lisbon. During the celebrations at Václav Havel Airport Prague, a unique Airbus A321neo in a special retro livery arrived in Prague. The airport firefighters welcomed it with a traditional … Continued

Prague Airport and Korean Air Celebrate Two Decades of Seoul Connection

One of the oldest and most important long-haul routes at Václav Havel Airport Prague celebrated its 20th anniversary yesterday. Between 2004 and 2024, over 1.5 million passengers used the connection between Prague and Seoul. Korean Air is now using a Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner to operate the route. Yesterday, the aircraft was welcomed by the airport … Continued

Prague Airport: Delta Air Lines Operates Its Prague – New York Route Again

Earlier today, after the winter break, Delta Air Lines resumed operation of its regular connection from Prague to New York, which it will service on a daily basis until 6 October 2024. Flights to John F. Kennedy International Airport will be operated by Boeing 767-300ER aircraft for 217 passengers, with the cabin configuration of 181 … Continued