10th November 2015

Competitiveness: On Chinese investment in Czech Republic (updated)


In Britain, China enters infrastructure, energy, technologies and education, while in the Czech Republic it buys a football team, a brewery and a firm known mainly for its production of pate, commentator Jan Machacek of the Lidove noviny daily writes.

The Association of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises and Crafts of the Czech Republic (AMSP) published their analysis of Czech-Chinese investment relations.

Click also on the summary information in Czech about Chinese investment in the Czech Republic published by the Czech Television and speech of PM Bohuslav Sobotka (in Czech) at the China Investment Forum that took place in Prague on 10 November 2015. More details on Prague-Shanghai flight and R&D cooperation in an article by Prague Post (in English). Click here to read an article on the new Chinese silk road published by e15.cz. Read more in an article by Hlidacipes.org quoting director of the CzechInvest Agency that the Chinese investment in the Czech Republic is greater than what statistical data indicate.

Read also an article Prague could become a hub for Chinese airlines published by CTK/Zet.cz. Also, four biggest Chinese banks will have to create reserves worth 400bn USD. Read the article (in Czech).

A different point of view on Czech-Chinese relations by Prague Post: Story of ‘Chinese Schindler’ being shot in Czech Republic.

Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic