14th September 2015

Competitiveness: CTK/Confederation of Industry and Trade: Czech firms ready to employ 5,000 refugees - survey


Czech firms are ready to immediately employ at least 5,000 refugees from countries such as Syria, especially in technical professions, according to a survey that the Confederation of Industry and Trade conducted among several dozens of large Czech industrial companies... Czech firms prefer foreigners with technical education, a good command of English and the readiness to undergo retraining. The language barrier and the very lengthy process of receiving a job permission may be the main obstacles, according to the employers and personnel agencies that CTK (Czech News Agency) has addressed...Read more.

Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic