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OTF Holding looks for strategic partner

Having built a strong position in the countries of the EU, the Japanese multinational company Toshiba Corporation wants to establish itself on the markets of central and eastern Europe. For this reason, Toshiba is looking at cooperation with a prospective Slovak partner, OTF Holding a.s. Nizný, a producer of television sets. Toshiba and OTF Holding representatives recently held introductory discussions on this subject. They discussed different forms of cooperation and agreed that more detailed talks would take place during the visit of the Japanese side to OTF, which will likely take place next year. OTF, which has been searching for a strategic partner, has also held discussions with companies like Sumimoto Corporation and Matsushita Electric Industrial Co. Ltd.

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In praise of concrete

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In shallow waters, experts are expendable

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Blog: Exploring 20th century military sites in Bratislava

It seems to be the fate of military sites and objects in Bratislava that none of them were ever used for the purposes they were built for - cavernas from WWI, bunkers from WWII, nuclear shelters or the anti-aircraft…

One nuclear shelter with a capacity for several hundred people now serves as a music club with suitable name Subclub (formerly U-club).