Competitiveness / Business and Industry

This section feature research, opinion and progress reports on how the Czech Republic compares to other EU countries economically. It includes analysis of international rankings such as the WEF and World Bank.

Spotlight issue

12th May 2020 / Competitiveness / Business and Industry

AmCham Board advises that the pandemic likely to last into 2021

The AmCham Board of Directors assessed the duration and depth of the pandemic on May 6. Each board member discussed the current situation in their industry, and predicted both short and long-term impact of the virus on their sector and the Czech economy.  The board will update their assessment regularly. They are now planning web discussions focused on sectors and key economic factors. Reports on this discussions will also be distributed among members.           
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28th April 2020 / Competitiveness / Business and Industry

A podcast Series with Spencer Levy and Guest Lenny Beaudoin on How businesses can begin to prepare and adapt for a return to the workplace

Each week our economic and industry experts share their distinct views on what matters most today in commercial real estate and the world at large. Welcome to The Weekly Take. Join Spencer Levy, CBRE’s Chairman of Americas Research and Senior Economic Advisor, for unique conversations and insights on what matters most in Commercial Real Estate.
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22nd April 2020 / Competitiveness / Business and Industry

Coronavirus – a practical guide for employers in the Czech Republic

We are continually updating this guide in response to the gradual publication of official information by public authorities. Latest update: 20 April 2020, 13:00 (School closures. Ban on public and private events. Retail and services. Closure of establishments providing leisure activities and sport). We are bringing employers up-to-date practical recommendations and advice. Similar practical summaries in the areas of contractual and regulatory matters can be found in the Q&As to contracts and regulation.  
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic