Latest Districts of Prague Stories

2008-09-15 09:00:36

Ceske aerolinie (CSA) (Prague, Czech Republic), Czech Airlines, is trying to save money during operation of the airport in Prague- Ruzyne.

2008-08-27 12:01:18

CKD Praha DIZ (Czech Republic), power-engineering company, signed a contract worth CEK 850 mil with the company Plzenska teplarenska (Czech Republic). According to the contract, CKD Praha DIZ will supply a new power unit for bio-mass combustion, which will produce electricity and heat.

2008-07-28 12:01:00

Prefa Praha (PP) (Prague, Czech Republic), concrete and reinforced concrete building material component manufacturer, doubled its net profit to CEK 31 mil in 2007 compared to 2006. Its proceeds doubled to more than 682 mil in 2007 compared to 2006.

Word of the Day
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.