Spotlight issue

6th April 2022 / Good governance / Digital Agenda

AmCham meeting with Minister Bartoš: Digitization is a whole toolkit for making government and society more transparent and more effective

On March 31, AmCham Czech Republic members met with Minister for Regional Development and Vice PM for Digitization Ivan Bartoš.

18th May 2022 / /

Unknown in duration and depth - intel brief on war in Ukraine for AmCham members with PM's advisor Tomáš Pojar

What happens in Ukraine will determine the rate of the inflation. How sanctions escalate will decide the rate of economic growth, and how many jobs will be on the market.

27th April 2022 / Competitiveness / Technology, R&D and Innovation

Youth trust science and recognize its importance, but misinformation threatens the future

Fifth year of 3M and Ipsos global survey reveals people want science to help solve for sustainability, health and STEM equity challenges

There is hope on the horizon for science: young people trust science and expect it to solve the world's challenges, reports the 3M 2022 State of Science Index (SOSI).



Strategic Directions for Czech Economic Policy

  1. 1) Transition to High-Tech Manufacturing
  2. 2) The City Campus as Idea Factory
  3. 3) Government Programs That Drive Innovation
  4. 4) Government as a Competitive Advantage

Advocacy Priorities for 2020-2022 
People, Technology, Infrastructure, Cities, Government


Actions Recommended in Areas:

1. Immigration.

2. Adult (post-graduate) Education and Training.

3. Programming as the Required Language.

4. Private Research Investment.

5. Housing Plan.

6. Establishing Policy Objectives for Research.

7. Establishing Databases for Tracking Public Policy Outcomes.

8. Public Procurement as an Innovation Tool.

9. A Government Competitiveness Scorecard.


Read the document in English and Czech.

Policy pipeline

In Policy Pipeline policy developments in the Czech Republic and abroad are monitored to bring better understanding of current topics and trends.

Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic