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Construction has begun in Kralupy nad Vltavou of a science and technology park devoted to building chemicals. Reconstruction of the building of a former mill for 250 million CZK is part of a revitalisation project for the town centre.

In the first half of this year Brno tractor manufacturer Zetor has increased revenues by 4% to 2.2 billion and pre-tax profit has risen by 47% to 200 million CZK. This year’s new Zetor Major and last year’s Forterra HSX are behind this.

Škoda Transportation is to manufacture 15 tram sets for public transport in Bratislava, at a total value of 975 million CZK. Part of the contract is an option for a further 15 vehicles and maintenance to be provided for 15 years.

In connection with its takeover by Agrofert group, the Mafra publishing group is to simplify its asset structure. The Mafra Media and Metro ČR subsidiaries will be dissolved, and Mafra will be the only successor company.

Metrostav has won a contract to modernise part of the city ring road and a bridge across the river Visla in Warsaw. The work worth almost five billion CZK must be ready by autumn 2015 so that Warsaw does not miss out on a subsidy.

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