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Ústí nad Labem

(o͞os`tyē näd lä`bĕm), Ger. Aussig, city (1991 pop. 100,002), NW Czech Republic, in Bohemia, on the Elbe and Bilina rivers and near the German border. It is a river port, railroad hub, and industrial center in a lignite-mining area. The city has chemical, textile, and food-processing industries. Founded in the 13th cent., Ùstí nad Labem was ceded to Germany in 1938 by the Munich Pact but reverted to Czechoslovakia in 1945. In the city are several Gothic and Renaissance churches.

Ústí Nad Labem


a city in Czechoslovakia, in the Czech Socialist Republic. Located in Northern Bohemia, on the Laba River. Population, 74,000 (1974). Ústí nad Labem, a center of the chemical industry, produces sulfuric acid, fertilizers, and dyes. It also has enterprises of the textile, food-processing, machinebuilding, and printing industries.

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The preserved records document the existence of the aforementioned Artistic Society in Usti nad Orlici four decades later, and in 1771 the Collegium musicum was set up under the aegis of the Bishop of Olomouc.
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The parallelism was perfect: In 1989, the Berlin Wall fell, allegedly heralding a new era of freedom and prosperity for Eastern Europe; in 1999, the Usti Wall went up, a symbol that for the ethnic minorities of the region, the new age might be even more hostile than the old.
(SeeNews) - Jan 8, 2015 -A Czech Jan Evangelista Purkyne University inA Usti nad Labem has launched an open tender for the delivery ofA computer configurations and IT equipment.
Spennymoor-based Black and Decker has angered staff and unions by advertising for workers to train the firm's workforce at a new plant in Usti, in the Czech Republic.
(SeeNews) - Dec 10, 2014 - Czech Energie Holding AS has launched aA negotiated tender for theA construction ofA desulphurisation plant in theA Usti nad Labem region.
On October 20, the Commission also decided that the state funding of the public body PKU (Palivovy kombinat Usti) does not constitute state aid, as PKU is not involved in any economic activity.
(SeeNews) - Sep 26, 2014 - The Czech University of J E Purkyne in Usti nad Labem has launched an open tender for delivery of a computer server for its Advanced Rapid Library information system, with an estimated value of some CZK 909,000 (USD 42,000/EUR 33,000).