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

27th May 2020 / Competitiveness / Employment and Social Affairs

CBRE launches CEE & SEE Working from home survey Top 5 findings: Employees miss the human aspects of their regular offices

During the COVID-19 lockdown, CBRE, leader in the real estate consultancy market, has conducted a large-scale study about working from home experience by asking a total of 1,200 employees in Czech Republic, the CEE and SEE regions. What the respondents miss most are the communication with colleagues, the clear separation between work and leisure time and seeing otherswork around them, as indicates the CEE & SEE Working Home Survey launched by CBRE Research.
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27th May 2020 / Competitiveness / Technology, R&D and Innovation

Mobility atlas: In april, the mobility of people in Bohemia and Moravia begins to get to usual levels

The data of the Mobility Atlas, a joint project of TMCZ and VŠB - Technical University of Ostrava, calculated in the IT4Innovations national supercomputer center, confirm the increase in the mobility of the population of the Czech Republic during April. The data show that life in the country is beginning to return to normal. People are no longer afraid to leave their homes and travel much more both on weekends and on weekdays. They started shopping, walking outside or working again.
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27th May 2020 / Competitiveness / Business and Industry

Czech companies perceive belonging as the main priority in human capital

The most significant topic in human capital this year for Czech companies is the employees’ sense of belonging and purpose at work (91%). However, only 48% of them state that they are ready for it. These are the results of the 2020 Deloitte Global Human Capital Trends study, which surveyed almost nine thousand HR leaders from 119 countries, including the Czech Republic.
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic