Competitiveness / Digital Agenda

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 August 2020 / Competitiveness / Digital Agenda


Most Czech companies use cloud and others go to cloud

Almost half of companies use server applications in the environment of an Internet browser for e-mails and documents The support for applications for e-mail, documents and teamwork in the cloud is considered ideal Four fifths of companies do not insist on the physical location of their data in the Czech Republic
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27th July 2020 / Competitiveness / Digital Agenda


Multi-industry letter responding to CJEU Schrems decision

Dear Secretary Ross: The undersigned associations represent thousands of U.S. companies of all sizes and from a broad range of industry sectors. Despite the many differences in the products and services we create and in the customers we serve, we are united by the need to transfer data across international borders.
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1st July 2020 / Competitiveness / Digital Agenda


Only 10% of Companies Have the Customer-Centric Supply Chains Required for Resilience, According to New Accenture Report

Majority of executives surveyed admit their business functions fail to collaborate on digital projects, dragging financial results down   Many companies do not realize the full value of investing in digital projects due to a lack of collaboration among their critical business functions, according to a new study by Accenture (NYSE: ACN). The study found that 75 percent of executives said their departments compete rather than collaborate on digitization, which raises cost and eats up expected revenues gains.
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic