Kosice International Airport is a gateway to the wonderful region of Eastern Slovakia. Owned by Vienna International Airport (66%) and the Slovak Republic (34%), the airport offers professional know-how, stability and flexible cooperation. The airport offers connections to more than 500 destinations worldwide using regular flights via hubs Vienna, Prague, Warsaw and Istanbul by network carriers Austrian Airlines, Czech Airlines, LOT Polish Airlines and Turkish Airlines. In addition, low-cost carrier Ryanair and Wizz Air operate flights to London Southend and London Luton. Popular holiday destinations in Turkey, Bulgaria, Greece, Egypt, Italy, Cyprus, Tunis and Croatia are served during summer season from May till October. Combining well prepared destination infrastructure with full range of touristic opportunities (culture, history, vineyards) and strong business demand, Kosice International Airport has promising potential for further development.
Find company website at https://www.airportkosice.sk/en
In the development of the IT industry in the Košice region cluster Košice IT Valley plays an important role. The association was established in 2007 as a joint initiative of educational institutions, government and leading IT companies. In 2012 it was transformed into the cluster. In 2015 the cluster was certified for “Cluster Management Excellence Label GOLD” as the first in central Europe and is one of three certified clusters in the area of information and communication technologies.
It currently has 53 members.
Main activities of the cluster:
- Motivation of children and youth to study and later to work in the Information Technologies and Robotics
- Improving the quality of IT training programs offered by universities, high and elementary schools and IT businesses.
- Supporting all forms of cooperation and innovation.
- Preparation and implementation of joint scientific – research projects and providing consultancy in this area.
- Support the cooperation of members internally and cooperation of cluster with other organizations on national and international level.
- Elaboration of analyses, studies and prognoses of the further development of region and society.
Kosice IT Valley
Letna 9, 040 01, Košice
KOSIT a.s. was established in 2001. It is a technologically innovative company providing professional services in the field of waste management for the communal sector, industry, commerce and also in the area of individual customers. It is one of the most significant rivals in Slovakia dealing with this demanding and socially sensitive industry. Nowadays has KOSIT group several companies. In 2017, the turnover was more than 33 million EUR at an asset value of 79 million EUR. The KOSIT now has nearly 600 employees. At present, the KOSIT deals with waste from 540,000 inhabitants of Slovakia and manages waste management for more than 500 commercial customers.
Employees of the service division monthly perform more than 150,000 handling. In 2017, the company disposed of more than 223,000 tonnes of waste, thanks to which, through the Waste Recovery Facility, it produced 45 GWh of heat and 150,000 GJ of electricity per year. The company thus supplies heat for more than 2,800 households and electricity for nearly 20,000 households.
KOSIT a.s. has been using quality management system, owns ISO 9001 and 14001 quality management certifications and OHSAS 18001 for a number of years.
The company gains experience in waste management at the international level (The Netherlands, Austria, Italy and Czech Republic), then it implements and thus helps economic and social growth in certain area.
Except for comprehensive waste management services for both the public and the commercial sector, KOSIT also provides services in the field of roads maintenance in summer and winter time, green areas maintenance, as well as consultancy related to environmental legislation.
Since its origin, KOSIT has been intensively involved in environmental education. The Environmental Education Centre (CEV), founded in 2007, offers adventure education for children, teenagers and adults in the field of environmental protection, waste treatment and recovery.
Activities are prepared with respect to age, habits, abilities and personal skills. We prefer interactive communication to allow visitors to react immediately. The Environmental Education Centre as the only one provides a professional excursion around premises of incinerator in Kosice with a professional interpretation of services and modern technologies in waste management.
Companies in administration: KOSIT WEST s.r.o., KOSIT NORTH s.r.o., KOSIT EAST s.r.o., KOSIT SERVICES s.r.o., REMKO Sirnik s.r.o., East Paper s.r.o., KOSIT Jasov s.r.o.
References: Kosice, Presov, Magentti Marelli, Faurecia, Lear Corporation, Tesco and others.
Shareholders of the company: WOOD & CO. (95%) and Kosice (5%). Wood & Company is a leading independent investment bank in the Central and Eastern European region, which currently has more than half a billion euros of management. It employs more than 180 professionals in six offices around Europe. One of the areas in which Wood & Co. invests is waste management, where it seeks to promote progressive and environmentally friendly forms of waste management.
Office: KOSIT a.s., Rastislavova 98 043 46 Košice, Slovakia
Green line (free of charge): 0800 156 748
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With a worldwide presence, KPMG International continues to build on its member firms successes thanks to clear vision, rigorously maintained values and, above all, its people. The following pages describe who we are, what we do and how we do it.
KPMG is a global network of professional services firms\' providing audit, tax and advisory services. KPMG member firms have 140,000 outstanding professionals working together to deliver value in 146 countries worldwide.
KPMG established its office in Bratislava in 1991. Since then KPMG in Slovakia has enjoyed dynamic growth, a trend that we expect to continue.
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Natural healing sources – thermal mineral water and unique sulphuric mud - are the cornerstones of the Piešťany spa which has become worldfamous thanks to its modern methods of treating rheumatism and other disorders of motion. Spa Piešťany is located on the beautiful Spa Island which has a luxurious park, rich cultural and social life and numerous possibilities for active relaxation.
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