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.

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16th July 2021 / Competitiveness / Transport, Infrastructure and Tourism

Holiday Season Begins: Fly from Prague to Over 100 Destinations

With the beginning of the summer holiday season, the offer of places to where passengers can fly from Prague aboard direct flights continues to expand. Currently, Czech and foreign tourists can choose from more than 100 destinations, including charter flights, operated by over 35 airlines. During July 2021, direct flights will also be launched by carriers on new routes to a number of places across Europe. Ryanair is to fly to Modlin Airport in Warsaw, easyJet to launch a new connection to Barcelona, while Wizz Air is to offer flights to Rome and Catania. Smartwings has been flying to Nice on the Côte d'Azur since Thursday.
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16th July 2021 / Competitiveness / Employment and Social Affairs

The future of work is far from settled.

The COVID-19 pandemic ushered in the opportunity to rethink how we work. It’s a sea change that occurs less than once in a generation and has the potential to reshape society in countless ways. This week, McKinsey examined the need for humility as leaders, organizations, and employees grapple with learning best practices, testing solutions, and admitting that nobody has all the answers in hand.    
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13th July 2021 / Competitiveness / Business and Industry

CTP leases logistics space to leader in new technologies: Bosch is moving from the Netherlands and expanding its activities in the Czech Republic

Leading European industrial developer CTP has provided tailor-made logistics space to international technology and services provider Bosch.
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic