Category : Feature

SMEs will underpin asset finance recovery in the Czech Republic

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Latest data indicates that Europe is finally pulling out of recession, led by Germany. This will be viewed with universal relief, especially so in the Czech Republic and other eastern EU states, where trade with …

Netherlands Profile: Down but not out

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For a relatively small European country, the Netherlands has a comparatively large automotive sector. According to the Dutch Automotive Industry website, the industry employs some 45,700 people across OEMs, suppliers, R&D institutions and others. …

Profile: Honda looks to the future

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Honda remains the most independent of all automakers. Over the years it has steered clear of alliances and mergers, instead preferring to plough its own furrow, sticking to the blueprint laid down by the …

Charging ahead

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Intertek is a technology company originally involved in testing, inspecting and certifying products, but now has involvement in a wide range of industries beyond these areas too. One of these is electric vehicles, batteries …

Renault reviews range

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No truck manufacturer has ever renewed its entire range at one stroke – until now. Renault Trucks has been able to call on its incorporation in the Volvo Truck Group and the company’s existing …

Op Leasing: Local business for local needs

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One of the biggest mistakes any senior executive with a global brief can make is to view all developing markets as being essentially the same. They are not – they are all at different …

Czechs choose online remarketing

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The Czech Republic’s new and used car industries are quite stable, but compared with countries in Western Europe, they are relatively new and still finding their feet. This means the market is very dynamic …

Strong fleet showing in Czech Republic

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The Czech Republic is one of the smaller and newer central European nations, having been established as an independent nation in 1993, when the former Czechoslovakia was split into the Czech Republic and Slovakia. …

Sleeping on the job

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Obstructive Sleep Apnoea (OSA) affects around 3% of the population in the UK alone, and is considered to be responsible for up to 20% of road traffic accidents*. Those most at risk of being …

Are your drivers distracted?

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Government bodies and enforcement authorities worldwide are homing in on distracted driving as a major risk to road safety: and if fleet operators and the drivers who work for them are not prepared to …