Competitiveness / Technology, R&D and Innovation

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

26th October 2022 / Competitiveness / Technology, R&D and Innovation In turbulent times, can innovation lead to Czech economic growth? sat down with business leaders from GE Aviation, Y-Soft, and the American Chamber of Commerce to discuss Czechia’s innovative potential.
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4th January 2023 / Competitiveness / Technology, R&D and Innovation

Czech tech startup Mews raises four billion for expansion

Mews is a property management system designed to simplify and automate all operations of modern hoteliers through a cloud-based system that enables complete management of reservations, check-ins and handling of various guest requests.
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1st December 2022 / Competitiveness / Technology, R&D and Innovation

Flying Lab (Testbed) – new addition to Honeywell labs in Brno region

Honeywell's Brno team has a new addition to labs (5,000 m2 of advanced tech & engineering facilities in Brno, CZ). This laboratory accelerates the process from Idea to Product. Ideas that were invented and patented by our local scientists & engineering teams in close collaboration with European and Global customers with help of local partners and suppliers.  
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21st September 2022 / Competitiveness / Technology, R&D and Innovation

The facility will increase its Silicon Carbide (SiC) wafer production capacity by 16 times over the next two years to address the sharply increasing demand for microchips

onsemi (Nasdaq: ON), a leader in intelligent power and sensing technologies, today celebrated the inauguration of its expanded silicon carbide (SiC) fab in Roznov, Czech Republic. Multiple guests of honor attended the ribbon cutting ceremony led by Ministry of Industry and Trade Section Chief Zbyněk Pokorný, Governor of the Zlín Region Radim Holiš and City Mayor Jiří Pavlica as well as other local governmental dignitaries, signifying the importance of this event and manufacturing of semiconductors in the Czech Republic.
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic