The Ministry of Finance of the Czech Republic will allocate almost CZK 420m in new Program Health. It is focused on projects to improve the mental health of children, to strengthen prevention of illnesses and to strengthen the role of patients. The program is supported from EHP Funds 2014 – 2021 and the partner is the Ministry of Health of the Czech Republic. Grant applicants can expect the first calls before the end of 2019.
SECURITAS ČR has installed a smart camera system in the Anděl City Business Center and the Nový Smíchov Shopping Center in Prague. The system continuously monitors all cars in the parking zones, including identification of their license plates.
The Prague metro is supposed to run without drivers on the planned D-line. ŠKODA TRANSPORTATION and AŽD Praha have confirmed their interest in the contract on the delivery of autonomous sets, daily E15 informed. Siemens and Bombardier are also considering participation. The tender for an estimated value of CZK 4bn will be announced in 2021, said a spokesperson for Dopravní podnik hl. m. Prahy Aneta Řehková. (E15-1,4)
For 2018 ABB has reported net turnover of CZK 15.50bn. Its profit after tax totaled CZK 712.42m. In its annual report the company also stated that it supplied digital solutions to customers such as Unipetrol, ČEZ and E.ON. It also completed automation and robotization projects, including for company KWD.