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

14th December 2021 / Competitiveness / Transport, Infrastructure and Tourism

Lufthansa: Book now for the summer

Over 160 destinations in Europe next summer More vacation destinations than ever before New long-haul destination from Frankfurt: St Louis (USA) New from Munich: Four additional A350-900s to more dream destinations Eurowings Discover: expanded flight schedule fulfills almost every vacation wish 25 special flights planned from Frankfurt for the 2022 World Cup  
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14th December 2021 / Competitiveness / Tax & Finance

Expansion Abroad Through the Lens of Finance: What do Tech Companies Deal With?

The financial foundations of every company are the same. However, in the case of technology companies, the crucial thing is that they have international ambitions from the very beginning. As a result, they grow faster compared to companies from other industries. This trait increases the breadth of their financial services’ requirements. How to deal with different currencies, customers’ payment behaviour or exchange rate risk when the company operates in several foreign markets? Here are some tips from Lukáš Martoš, CE Solutions Sales Head from Citi Commercial Bank.
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13th December 2021 / Competitiveness / Business and Industry

AmCham Year-End Report 2020-2021: From the first days, we tried to make the connections and propose solutions that worked.

Dear Members, When we sit down to write intros for yearend publications, we typically want to convince the reader that this was somehow an exceptional year. This year we do not need to try very hard. The coronavirus disrupted business in ways that no worst case scenario could estimate. The board, our councils and committees, Weston and I spent more time this year trying to find answers that would keep companies in business and people employed than any of us could have imagined in January 2020.
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