On September 15, Battle of Britain Day, the documentary film Good Old Czechs premieres in cinemas throughout the Czech Republic

Good Old Czechs tells the mesmerising story of how two Czech RAF airmen – pilot František Fajtl and gunner Filip Jánský (real name Richard Husmann) – experienced the war. The film consists purely of period archive footage, including previously unseen material, combined with the narrated inner thoughts of the airmen. The director of Good Old … Continued

NortonLifeLock completes merges with Avast

NortonLifeLock (NASDAQ: NLOK), a global leader in Cyber Safety, today announced it has completed its previously announced acquisition of Avast. “We believe that everyone deserves the freedom to live their digital lives to the fullest,” said Vincent Pilette, CEO of NortonLifeLock and the Combined Company. “Half a billion users trust us to protect and empower … Continued

JKF Diplomat Gym celebrates its first anniversary!

The Diplomat Gym by JKF is celebrating its first year of operations next month, after opening in October 2021 on the penthouse floor of the Vienna House Diplomat Hotel. Since the grand opening, the luxury fitness center has seen its family grow steadily toward 150 client-members, many of whom are from top businesses around Prague … Continued

Ebury: ECB September Meeting Reaction: Euro edges lower, despite 75bp hike

As we anticipated, the European Central Bank went big in its attempt to ease inflationary pressures in the Euro Area on Thursday afternoon, raising interest rates by an unprecedented 75 basis points. Heading into the meeting, economists were torn down the middle as to whether we would see a 50 or 75 basis point hike. … Continued

8 months of highly individual approach for max. impact. The 5th year of the Ment2Grow programme for B2B startups is starting!

Individually selected mentor, access to 100+ business contacts, workshops, knowledge-sharing meetings with other founders, business trips abroad, and last but not least, many networking opportunities – this is Ment2Grow, an 8-month programme designed for B2B startups, which 56 companies have already gone through. It is often difficult for startups in the B2B segment to expand … Continued

Ebury: Worsening Energy Crisis Knocks Euro in Late-Friday Trading

The euro seemed to be about to lock in a decent performance last week, buoyed by expectations of a hawkish ECB and a labour market report in the US that signalled to the Fed that pressures there may be easing. However, the announcement by Gazprom that it was cutting off gas supplies to Western Europe … Continued

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