Competitiveness / Transport, Infrastructure and Tourism

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

11th October 2017 / Competitiveness / Transport, Infrastructure and Tourism


Czech Statistical Office publication: CO2 Emissions, Real GDP, Renewable Energy and Tourism - study | IEA Energy Efficiency 2017 report

Regulatory policies are necessary to increase the awareness of sustainable tourism. In addition, the use of renewable energy and the adoption of clean technologies in tourism sector as well as in producing goods and services play a significant role in CO2 mitigation, says study in the Statistics and Economy Journal published by the Czech Statistical Office.
View more

2nd October 2017 / Competitiveness / Transport, Infrastructure and Tourism


The Guardian: Czech out Brno for a cheaper, calmer city break

Booming Brno, with its creativity, history and subterranean mystery, is the perfect antidote to overrun Prague and its forests of selfie sticks, The Guardian writes.
View more

6th September 2017 / Competitiveness / Transport, Infrastructure and Tourism


czechtourism.com: Explore mountains with a stroller and make a discovery trip with wheelchair

'Much is done in the country to allow people with reduced mobility to relax. The Czech Republic – a functional and unobstructed destination with easy accessibility; even the Krkonoše Mountains. Let Czechia convince you that nothing is impossible or insurmountable!,' czechtourism.com writes.
View more

5th September 2017 / Competitiveness / Transport, Infrastructure and Tourism


Radio Praha/HN: Czech Airports register record number of passengers

The number of passengers going through the Czech Republic’s airports last year exceeded 13 million - for the first time since the economic crisis in 2008. However, passenger numbers have only been increasing in Prague, while elsewhere passenger numbers are dwindling, the daily Hospodářské noviny reported. 
View more
Previous

Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic