Milan Král a.s. (dealer of Mercedes-Benz cars, vans, trucks in České Budějovice, Czechia) bought 26...

Toyota Motors Europe signed contract with Indicata (Autorola Group) to track all online used Toyota...

Servind (distributor of materials, equipment for bodywork shops, paint shops in Czechia, Slovakia)...

Domanský (Peugeot, Hyundai, Toyota, DS Automobiles dealer, Citroën service in Prague, Czechia) to...

Autocom: Autorola launched C2B used car buying service for consumers in Denmark, Turkey using...

Scuderia Praha (Ferrari, Maserati dealer in Prague, Czechia) wants to rebuild Maserati showroom in...

Milan Král, Iveta Králová modified holding structure of group, renamed MNC Group to 'MK správní...

Nielsen Admosphere Ad Intel: Hyundai brand (price value of advertising space CZK 109.31 million/EUR...

Domanský (Peugeot, Hyundai, Toyota, DS Automobiles dealer, Citroën service in Prague, Czechia)...

German-Czech Chamber of Industry and Commerce (ČNOPK/DTIHK, AHK): Businesses consider cost growth...

ESG: Voltdrive (producer of charging stations in Prostějov, Czechia; supplies for E.ON, Ško-Energo...

Autocentrum Barth (Škoda, SEAT, Volkswagen, Audi, Kia, Peugeot, Citroën, Opel dealer, Fiat, Fiat...

Čermák: ČEZ ESCO wants to double number of public charging stations in Czechia to 1,000 from current...

Kincross Capital a.s. (now Crossbocage a.s. in liquidation) renamed Secar Bohemia (provider of...

Cebia developing platform enabling VIN code scanning with its subsequent digitization, i.e. digital...

PwC increased 2023 Czech new car registrations forecast from 180,000-200,000 (-6% to +4%) to 190...

Hejna: AutoBinck wants to return to sales of 4,000 Mitsubishi vehicles/year in Czechia, Slovakia...

Auto-Branka (Škoda dealer in Náchod, Prague and Mělník, Czechia) closed Kia service in Mělník...

Knap (Ernst & Young/EY): New car sales in Czechia to grow by 10-12% in 2023 (up to 211,000-215,000...

ESG: Komerční banka (Société Générale/SG) selected ChargeUp (Unicorn Group) in tender for charging...

Motocentrum Barth (Yamaha, Piaggio, Moto Guzzi, Vespa, Aprilia, BMW Motorrad dealer, CFMoto service...

Retail of the Future (ROTF): Mercedes-Benz to cut 10% of 6,500 car, van dealerships worldwide...

Energy crisis, ESG: Photovoltaic power plant (PV, solar panels) to be built on roof of Hyundai's...

Semiconductor/chip shortage: Due to shutdowns in February and March, Toyota cut 2023 production plan...

Scuderia Praha (Ferrari, Maserati dealer in Prague, Czechia) expects to sell 90-100 new Ferrari cars...

Porsche Approved: Porsche upgraded extended warranty offer on used cars from 10 years (9+1, 8+2) to...

Semiconductor/chip shortage: Toyota produced 25,000 fewer (Aygo X, Yaris) cars in Kolín, Czechia in...

Bedrnová: DS Automobiles plans to sell 100 DS 7 cars (from CZK 1.1 million/EUR 46,350, PHEV from CZK...

Office for Protection of Competition (ÚOHS) allowed Global Repair Centers from Vienna Insurance...

Energy crisis: Toyota cut investment budget in Kolín, Czechia (Toyota Motor Manufacturing Czech...

Autoservis Praha (Ford service in Prague, Czechia): Jiří Kašpar sold his 24% stake to Robert Wolf...

Škoda Auto (Volkswagen Group) delivered 820,300 vehicles to customers in Czechia in last 10 years...

Robert Schneider (Pražský bytový fond, Zeman maso - uzeniny, Uzeniny Příbram) acquired M3000...

Škoda Auto to take responsibility for development of complete EA 111/211 engine range (transverse...

Dolák (Toyota dealer in Příbram, Písek, Tábor, České Budějovice and Pilsen, Czechia) wants to build...

Mobile.de (Adevinta Group) launched online sales/purchase of vehicles, piloted with several...

Peleška: Toyota wants to expand dealer network in Czechia by 10 sales points (currently 32...

AR Servis (Tibiq Automotive Holding; Škoda, Peugeot dealer in Jindřichův Hradec, Czechia) closed...

Škoda Auto reduced number of cars in progress (unfinished mainly due to semiconductor/chip shortage)...

Saitz: Hyundai wants to sell 100 Ioniq 6 electric cars (from CZK 1.16 million/EUR 49,170, 4x4 from...

2023 Prague Motor Show (Autoshow Praha): ABF cancelled 25th exhibition of cars, accessories in...

TÜV Süd entered Eastern Europe with periodical technical inspections (PTI, MOT tests), exhaust...

Olfin Car (Volkswagen, Škoda, Volvo, Toyota, Ford dealer in Trutnov, Hradec Králové and Pardubice...

Kooperativa Pojišťovna 4.2, Neuron New Core Development: AIS Servis (VIG's internal software company...

Auto Špinar (Citroën dealer in Jihlava and Havlíčkův Brod, Czechia) closed Opel dealership in...

Stratos Auto (Iveco, BMW, Fiat Professional dealer, BMW Motorrad, Mini service in Hradec Králové...

Czech branch of Europ Assistance (with assistance centers in Prague, Olomouc) started cooperation...

Semiconductor/chip shortage: Toyota resumed production in Kolín, Czechia (Aygo X, Yaris), some...

Solera Auto Finance (SAF): Solera launched integrated financing solution on US market (Georgia...

Helicar (L7 Group; road/truck transporter of Audi, SEAT, Škoda, Volkswagen, Citroën, Fiat, Peugeot...

ACEA established cooperation with S&P Global Mobility, expanded monthly statistics of new car...

Semiconductor/chip shortage: Global vehicle production could fall by 20% (-18 million) by 2026...

Auto KP Plus (Suzuki, Fiat, Citroën, Toyota, Nissan, Jeep, Opel, Hyundai dealer in Liberec...

Lapka: Peugeot wants to sell 8,500 vehicles in Czechia in 2023 (2022: 7,156 units). After easing...

Vries (ACEA): New car sales (registrations) in EU to return to growth in 2023, reaching 9.8 million...

Energy crisis: Alcar suspended investments, including planned photovoltaic (PV) power plant in...

EY Automotive Retail Survey 2022: Ernst & Young expanded age range of respondents of 7th survey...

Alcar became distributor of Falken tyres (Sumitomo Rubber Industries; original equipment for Audi...

Europ Assistance: 12,941 Czech clients ordered roadside assistance virtually/digitally in Q1-3 2022...

Jumpers of the Year 2022 in Czechia: Market share of Dacia (+1.49 pp, from 3.3 to 4.79%), Toyota...

Zikmund: Subaru plans to increase sales of new cars in Czechia to 770 units in 2023 (175 Forester...

Strike at Nexen Tire plant in Žatec, Czechia (supplier of tyres for Volkswagen, Škoda Auto, SEAT...

MG Insurance: M Motors (AutoBinck Group) expanded cooperation with Uniqa (company fleet insurance...

Europ Assistance: Auto Opat (Škoda dealer, Škoda car and Ford, Renault van rental, Volkswagen...

Honda looking for new car dealer in Pilsen, Czechia (now service at Autocentrum Jan Šmucler)

Semiconductor/chip shortage: Škoda Auto expects improvement in semiconductor supply situation in H2...

ZAP: Car production in Slovakia down by almost 5% to approximately 1 million in 2022 (2021: around...

Kallweit (VDA): Heavy commercial vehicle market (registrations over 6 tonnes) to grow by 4% in...

Scuderia Praha (Ferrari, Maserati dealer in Prague, Czechia) plans to increase car sales by 40% to...

Bedrnová: DS Automobiles wants to sell 100 DS 4 cars (from CZK 795,000/EUR 33,360, PHEV from CZK...

Saitz: Hyundai negotiated allocation of 21,500 vehicles for Czechia for 2023 (+13%, 2022: 19,000)....

Auto Jeremiášova (Mazda, Kia, Nissan dealer in Prague, Czechia) closed Mitsubishi dealership...

Hurt (Porsche Holding/Volkswagen, Audi, SEAT, Cupra): New car sales in Czechia to grow slightly to...

Peleška: Toyota Motor signed customer contracts for 21,159 Toyota vehicles (+3.4%, 2021: 20,466...

Autocent CZ (car repair shop with 12 employees in Ostrava, Czechia; 3,000 orders/year; contractual...

Kallweit (VDA): Global car market to grow by 4% to 74 million in 2023 from 71.2 million in 2022...

ČEZ expanded ecological energy system in Štěchovice, Czechia consisting of hydroelectric power plant...

Fagamalo Holdings Limited based in Cyprus split Scuderia Praha (Ferrari, Maserati dealer in Prague...

Kallweit (VDA): Car production in Germany to grow by 6% to 3.7 million in 2023 (2022: 3.5 million...

Owner (Michaela Kačerová Gruberová) of Auto Jeremiášova (Mazda, Kia, Mitsubishi, Nissan dealer in...

ESG, e-Mobility: Škoda Auto (Volkswagen Group) preparing unified methodology for dealerships to...

Auto In (Ford, Volvo, Hyundai, Škoda, Kia, Mazda, Mitsubishi, MG dealer in Pardubice, Svitavy...

Müller (VDA): European answer to the many de-globalization scenarios must be clear re-globalization...

Škodaverse: Škoda Auto (Volkswagen Group) enters metaverse through The Nemesis web3 (based on...

Nielsen Admosphere Ad Intel: Orlen Unipetrol RPA/Benzina (price value of advertising space CZK 89.77...

Auto Jarov (Volkswagen, Škoda, Audi, SEAT, Cupra, VW Commercial Vehicles, Honda dealer in Prague...

SDA: Average CO2 emissions from new cars sold (registered) in Czechia grew by 2 g/km (+1.5%) to 138...

ESG, e-Mobility: Already 20 Škoda dealerships in Czechia (out of total of 148 dealers operating 176...

Mazda Anschlussgarantie: Mazda expanded cooperation with CarGarantie in Germany, providing extended...

Energy crisis, ESG: Autostyl (Škoda, Toyota dealer, Peugeot service, Škoda Plus used car shop in...

Energy crisis, ESG: Kasko (supplier of plastic parts for Škoda Auto, Robert Bosch, Grupo Antolin...

Xmarton expanded offer of telematics units (installation on car battery, pluggable to OBD connector)...

Hyundai to renovate administration building in Nošovice, Czechia (Hyundai Motor Manufacturing Czech)...

AutoBinck: MG branded financing in Czechia, Slovakia to be provided by ČSOB Leasing (KBC Group)...

Energy crisis, ESG: Auto Jarov (Volkswagen, Škoda, Audi, SEAT, Cupra, VW Commercial Vehicles, Honda...

Edmunds: New light vehicle sales in USA to grow by 7% to 14.8 million in 2023 (2022 estimate: 13.8...

CirConAl (Circular and Constant Aluminium): Constellium to lead GBP 10 million (government grant GBP...

Zirpel (VDIK): German car market to fall by 1% to 2.6 million units in 2022 (2021: 2.62 million)...

Autostyl (Škoda, Toyota dealer, Peugeot service, Škoda Plus used car shop in Trutnov, Czechia) to...

Major (Glomex MS): Complaint about diesel injectors of off-road Toyota Hilux pickups supplied to...

S&P Global Mobility: Global light vehicle production to grow by 6% to 81.8 million in 2022, by 4% to...

Energy crisis, BMW iFactory: BMW installed hydrogen-capable burners for body dryers in paint shop of...

Semiconductor/chip shortage: Volkswagen Group expects some easing next year, but some brands sold...

Alcor Investments (Tomáš Pešek) acquired Dajbych s.r.o. (Jaguar, Land Rover dealer in Pilsen and...

Energy crisis: NWT (owners David Vítek and Martina Vítková; supplier of natural gas to municipal...

Autostyl (Škoda, Peugeot, Toyota dealer in Trutnov, Czechia) closed Peugeot dealership after 17...

S&P Global Mobility: Global new light vehicle sales to fall by 1.3% to 79.2 million in 2022, to grow...

Energy crisis: Volkswagen Group experiences significant problems in supply chain, concluding direct...

Magna to acquire Veoneer Active Safety division (supplier of AEB radars, cameras, night vision...

Energy crisis: JTEKT (Toyota Group) introducing measures in Europe to reduce energy consumption of...

Buráň: Auto UH (Fiat, Fiat Professional, Ford, Hyundai, Volkswagen, VW Commercial Vehicles, SEAT...

Energy crisis: Stratos Auto (Iveco, BMW, Fiat Professional dealer, BMW Motorrad, Mini service in...

Spyrosoft Solutions won 3-year contract from Magna (Electronics) to build R&D center for development...

Energy crisis: Kasko (supplier of plastic parts for Škoda Auto, Robert Bosch, Grupo Antolin...

HellermannTyton to invest GBP 7 million (EUR 8 million) to expand automotive, aerospace, defense...

Energy crisis: Ostroj (supplier of forgings for Škoda Auto, Siemens, Benteler for Mercedes, Ford...

Havex-Auto Prague: Havex-Auto (Škoda, SEAT dealer in Vrchlabí, Nová Paka, Chlumec nad Cidlinou...

Constellium (supplier of aluminum body parts for Audi, BMW, Ford, General Motors/GM, Honda, Jaguar...

Energy crisis: Tatra Trucks preparing project in Kopřivnice, Czechia to build its own storage tank...

Energy crisis, ESG: Aures Holdings to commission three photovoltaic power plants with total peak...

JTEKT (Toyota Group) reorganizing structure of subsidiaries, merged plants of Automotive Division in...

Honek: Havex-Auto (Škoda, SEAT dealer in Vrchlabí, Nová Paka, Chlumec nad Cidlinou, Mladá Boleslav...

Bosch (Electrical Drives) to build plant for production of electric motors for bicycles (e-bikes...

Tukas Group (Škoda, Volkswagen, VW Commercial Vehicles, Volvo, Opel, Kia, Renault, Dacia dealer...

Energy crisis: Toyota prepares projects in Kolín, Czechia (Toyota Motor Manufacturing Czech...

Car Centrum UH (Auto UH Group; Fiat, Fiat Professional, Jeep dealer in Uherské Hradiště, Czechia)...

DS Automobiles increased 2022 Czech sales outlook from 200 vehicles (+45%, 2021: 140 registered...

Audi Approved :Plus: Autosalon Klokočka Centrum Prague dealership became third partner of certified...

Imofa (Fiat, Fiat Professional, Abarth, Alfa Romeo, Jeep dealer in Prague, Czechia): Co-founder...

Tukas Group (Škoda, Volkswagen, VW Commercial Vehicles, Volvo, Opel, Kia, Renault, Dacia dealer...

Energy crisis: Tatra Trucks plans to build large photovoltaic power plant (solar panels) in...

Amp Energy to extend photovoltaic power plant by 10 MWp (from 8.5 to 18.5 MW peak output) on roof of...

Renault Assistance, Dacia Assistance, Alpine Assistance: Global Assistance (Vienna Insurance...

Havex Group (Havex-Auto, Havex Reality, Havex Partners, Imofa, Stas) acquired 52% stake in Car Club...

SARIO – Volvo Sourcing: Volvo Cars (Geely Group) looking for suppliers of services in fields of...

Auto UH (Fiat, Fiat Professional, Ford, Hyundai, Volkswagen, VW Commercial Vehicles, SEAT, Škoda...

HS Auto Staněk (Renault, Dacia, Kia dealer in Nebřehovice near Strakonice, Czechia) opened Kia...

Suzuki Premium: Suzuki extended warranty on new cars (except Jimny N1/LCV) in Czechia from 3...

Energy crisis: Porsche Inter Auto (Volkswagen, Audi, SEAT, Škoda, Porsche, Bentley, Lamborghini, VW...

Auto Vinkler (Ford dealer in Písek, Czechia) opened Hyundai dealership

Drábik: Citroën wants to sell 300-500 C4 X cars (from CZK 640,000/EUR 26,260) in Czechia in 2023, of...

Energy crisis: Ostroj (supplier of forgings for Škoda Auto, Siemens, Benteler for Mercedes, Ford...

Energy crisis: Hyundai to build photovoltaic power plant with output of 8 MWp on roof of factory in...

Auto UH (Fiat, Fiat Professional, Ford, Hyundai, Volkswagen, VW Commercial Vehicles, SEAT, Škoda...

BMW Group to expand BMW, Mini car, motorcycle spare parts warehouse for Central, Southeastern Europe...

Hejna: AutoBinck accepted over 770 orders for MG cars (ZS, eHS) so far (in 4.5 months), of which 82%...

Magna (Powertrain) won contract from Mercedes-Benz for hybrid dual-clutch transmissions (DCT) for...

TPC Industry Czech Republic (90/10 joint venture of Akir & Mitchell Service, Gekkon) started...

Cebia developing new generation Autotracer used vehicle history inspection system with implemented...

Energy crisis: Mercedes-Benz in talks with German suppliers of components threatened by possible...

Energy crisis: JTEKT (Toyota Group) introducing measures in Olomouc, Czechia (Koyo Bearings Czech...

Bízik (CzechInvest): Mobility Innovation Hub (MIH) to focus on supporting innovations in areas such...

Mazda plans double-digit growth in Czechia (Mazda Motor CZ) in FY 2022/2023 (April-March)...

Koudelka (Ministry of Defense of Czech Republic): Glomex MS (Skupina Group) delivered 949 Toyota...

Magna (Electronics) built 22,000 m2 plant for production of Level 2 advanced driver assistance...

Slovak Industry Vision Day 2022 – Volvo Car Košice Project: Volvo Cars (Geely Group) looking for...

Cebia trying to expand abroad for second time under new owner (EAG), entered Romanian market (more...

Auto Esa (AutoEsa) started publishing information on condition (capacity) of battery in classified...

Energy crisis: Mercedes-Benz stockpiling components in Germany due to possible natural gas...

SARIO: Volvo Cars (Geely Group) to produce electric SUVs (now C40 Recharge, XC40 Recharge in...

Hejna: AutoBinck wants to expand Mitsubishi, MG sales, service network in Prague, Czechia, looking...

Energy crisis: Volkswagen Group could move production from Germany and Eastern Europe (Czechia/Škoda...

Energy crisis: Constellium trying to reduce energy costs (electricity, natural gas) in Děčín...

Porsche Central and Eastern Europe: Porsche reduced cluster for CEE from 27 countries (Armenia...

Energy crisis: Motor Jikov Group (supplier for Scania, Stanley Engineered Fastening, Mitsubishi...

Auto Opat Group (Auto Opat, Auto Opat CZ, Servis Auto Opat, Autocentrum Legerova; Škoda and Kia...

Energy crisis: G.A.Röders (foundry and press/moulding/stamping shop with 500 employees in Soltau and...

Energy crisis: Motor Jikov Group (supplier for Scania, Stanley Engineered Fastening, Mitsubishi...

Slimák: Škoda Auto to increase production (production capacity) in Vrchlabí, Czechia by 25% (+120...

Louda Auto (Volkswagen, Audi, SEAT, Cupra, Škoda, VW Commercial Vehicles, Mazda, Ford, Hyundai...

Porsche Plzeň: Porsche Inter Auto (Volkswagen, Audi, SEAT, Škoda, Porsche, Bentley, Lamborghini, VW...

Trelleborg to sell tyre division (Trelleborg Wheel Systems – supplier of Trelleborg, Mitas, Maximo...

TotalEnergies agreed to cooperate with ChargeUp Engineering/Plus4U Net (Unicorn Group) in Czechia...

Vrbovka: Louda Auto (Volkswagen, Audi, SEAT, Cupra, Škoda, VW Commercial Vehicles, Mazda, Ford...

Aures Holdings (AAA Auto, Mototechna, Auto Diskont, Driverama) expects drop in new car registrations...

Neuman (Emil Frey/Citroën): Stellantis expects 50% y/y drop in new car sales to consumers in Czechia...

Auto Eder (Toyota, Lexus dealer in Karlovy Vary) to build service shop for Toyota hydrogen cars...

Auto Jarov (Volkswagen, Škoda, Audi, SEAT, Cupra, VW Commercial Vehicles, Honda dealer in Prague...

MOL Group 2030+ Strategy: MOL strengthens emphasis on ecology and sustainability, builds EV charging...

Zukunftswerkstatt 4.0 (Future Workshop 4.0): Berner Group (Berner, BTI, Caramba) became partner in...

First e-Mobility Comic: Phoenix Contact published in May 2022 comic about 1,300 km journey of two...

Bonding instead of plugging: Porsche (Volkswagen Group) expanded cooperation with Tesa (Beiersdorf...

Auto Palace POP (Premium Outlet Prague) Airport: Auto Palace (Audi, Cupra, Ford, Mitsubishi, Mazda...

Audi Approved :Plus: Top Centrum Car Kyjov dealership became second partner of certified used car...

Fibertex Nonwovens (Schouw & Co.) to invest DKK 300 million (EUR 40 million, CZK 1 billion) in...

Kia Boys, Kia Challenge: Thefts of 2010-2021 Kia and Hyundai cars with mechanical key ignition/start...

DRB Holding (Dongil Rubber Belt) won contract from Hyundai for glass run, battery gasket for 2023...

Czech Army claims part of fleet of 831 Toyota Hilux off-road pickups supplied by Glomex MS (Skupina...

Magna (Powertrain, Metalforming) to invest more than EUR 144 million (state support/incentives: EUR...

Fried: Škoda Auto in cooperation with PRE (Pražská energetika) to present first implementation of...

Constellium expanded production capacity in Děčín, Czechia to 100,000 tons of extruded products per...

Auto Jarov (Volkswagen, Škoda, Audi, SEAT, Cupra, VW Commercial Vehicles, Honda dealer in Prague...

MOL won six-month (June-November 2022) contract from Škoda Auto (Volkswagen Group) for first filling...

Pavel Louda (seller of new Škoda cars at Havex-Auto in Chlumec nad Cidlinou, Czechia), Ondřej Väter...

Renault/Dacia Anschlussgarantie: Renault expanded cooperation with CarGarantie in Germany, providing...

Louda Auto (Ford dealer in Kolín, Czechia) to expand branch in Prague 9 – Dolní Počernice (Hyundai...

Nielsen Admosphere Ad Intel: Hyundai brand (price value of advertising space CZK 265.48 million/EUR...

Auto Future (Iveco, Fiat, Fiat Professional, Alfa Romeo, Jeep, Kia dealer in České Budějovice...

Karel Kačmáček junior sold 20% stake in K+K Autoservis Czech (Ford dealer in Vestec near Prague...

Květoň: Lexus wants to sell 1,300 cars in Czechia in 2022 (+55%, 2021: 842 customer contracts)...

Nielsen Admosphere Ad Intel: Toyota brand (price value of advertising space CZK 143.76 million/EUR...

Smažík (Fiat, Fiat Professional, Mitsubishi, Opel, Jeep dealer in Kladno and Ústí nad Labem...

Autobond (Ford, Kia, Nissan, Suzuki, Toyota, Lexus dealer in Karlovy Vary, Opava, Ostrava, Prague...

Porsche Central and Eastern Europe (27 countries – Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Bosnia and...

Porsche Engineering opened development center in Timisoara, second in Romania (Cluj-Napoca since...

Renault Selection: Cebia (verification/check of origin, history), RCI Financial Services/UniCredit...

Grand Automotive Central Europe: Barbora Bártová went on maternity leave, company looks for new...

Renault Advantage, Dacia Advantage: Renault renamed service program for older cars Servis 5+ (20%...

Contemporary Amperex Technology Co. Limited (CATL) to build EV battery plant in Debrecen, Hungary...

City in Motion 2022 (formerly Cars on Riverside): Prague City Council approved holding of this...

Slouka: Autonova Brno (VIG; Škoda, KTM, Energica, Super Soco and GasGas dealer, Volkswagen and VW...

Seznam.cz expanded Sauto.cz advertising portal for sale of new and used vehicles with operating...

Volkswagen Gigafactory: Czechia seeks to place/build Eastern European plant for EV battery cells...

Central warehouse of AD Partner CZ & SK (distributor of car spare parts, partner of Autodistribution...

Škoda Auto's Head of Sales in Western Europe Luboš Vlček acquired new competencies. I am now...

Varroc Engineering Limited (VEL) to sell 4-wheeler lighting systems operations (Varroc Lighting...

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Autofox Helps: European Commission to donate EUR 14 million to Ukraine for school buses

December 29, 2022 | 10:57pm CETpublic
At the same time, EC is calling on public and private entities in the EU and beyond to join forces and show solidarity, by donating in the coming months buses that are essential to bring Ukrainian children safely back to their schools. Details of the campaign, joint initiative with the First Lady of Ukraine Olena Zelenska on the rehabilitation of damaged Ukrainian schools...
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Autofox Helps: ZKW supports fundraising for Ukrainian refugees

November 27, 2022 | 10:29pm CETpublic
The manufacturer of lights for cars, vans, trucks and buses also uses the platform Jobs-for-ukraine.at to provide employment mainly to refugees from Ukraine. Material collection organized by the plant in Krušovce, Slovakia...
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Autofox Helps: Porsche Holding Salzburg donated EUR 75,000 to help Ukraine

November 27, 2022 | 10:17pm CETpublic
It is the result of a fundraising among employees in Austria and a contribution from the company's own resources. Allocation for the Neighbor in Need aid campaign, assistance to Ukrainian employees...
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Autofox Helps: Uber helps save Ukraine's national treasures, transporting conservationists for free

September 20, 2022 | 10:13pm CETpublic
Partnership with National Research and Restoration Center under the Ministry of Culture, custom-built version of the app called Uber Restore, transport of people and special equipment by minibuses for 12 passengers (Mercedes-Benz), statistics to date, additional help from the company...
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Autofox Helps: Škoda Auto University prepared project to support Ukrainian students

June 7, 2022 | 10:55pm CETpublic
Details of For My Smile project, exceptional scholarships, financial collection to tuition fees, offers of job, internship or cooperation in ŠAVŠ Study and Work programme, planned supportive fund for students from socially weak or otherwise disadvantaged families...
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Autofox Helps: Uber donated USD 500,000 to International Federation of Red Cross, World Food Program USA in support of UN World Food Programme’s humanitarian efforts in Ukraine, neighboring countries

June 6, 2022 | 10:09pm CETpublic
In-app donation button to allow Uber riders to make donations to the International Rescue Committee, matching donations made through this feature up to USD 1 million, unlimited free trips between the Ukrainian border and Polish cities to support refugees and their families, 60 tons of essential supplies in Romania...
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Autofox Helps: Ford Fund donated USD 100,000 to Global Giving Ukraine Relief Fund for humanitarian aid to assist Ukrainian citizens, families

June 6, 2022 | 09:42pm CETpublic
At the same time, Ford Motor Company suspended operations in Russia (commercial van manufacturing, sales)...
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Autofox Helps: Harley-Davidson Foundation donated USD 50,000 to United Way Worldwide’s United for Ukraine Fund

May 2, 2022 | 10:40pm CETpublic
In addition, Harley-Davidson released limited edition T-shirt to benefit humanitarian relief efforts for Ukraine. Price of H-D for Ukraine tee designed by employees...
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Autofox Helps: Škoda Auto donated CZK 13 million (EUR 520,000) to help Ukraine

May 2, 2022 | 10:03pm CETpublic
Another CZK 2 million (EUR 80,000) was provided by the unions. Share in a donation of EUR 1 million from Volkswagen Group for UNHCR, accommodation of refugees at recreational facilities, car rental to aid organizations, details of letter to employees...
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Autofox Helps: Aures Holdings donated CZK 3 million (EUR 125,000) to help Ukraine

April 28, 2022 | 10:19pm CETpublic
The operator of the AAA Auto used car center network has sent financial gift to a Czech humanitarian organization. The company also announced a cash collection among employees in Czechia, Slovakia and Poland. Material and logistical assistance...
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Autofox Helps: Autofox expands its fleet with UNICEF Land Rover Defender vehicles

March 6, 2022 | 08:25pm CEToriginal
It bought them in the UN Children's Fund e-shop and intends to send them to help Ukraine. Publishing automotive companies reports on help…
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