Economic policy / Digital Agenda

This section reports on economic policy initiatives of the Czech government, the EU, and other entities that have a direct impact on the competitiveness of the country. It also includes information on economic priorities of the AmCham and other leading associations.

Spotlight issue

13th June 2023 / Economic policy / Digital Agenda

Letter to Deputy PM BartoŇ°: AmCham identified five issues to pursue

AmCham submitted Letter to Deputy Prime Minister for Digitization and Minister for Regional Development Ivan Bartoš. 
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28th November 2023 / Economic policy / Digital Agenda

AmCham Real Estate Council discussed digitization of permitting

AmCham Real Estate Council met with with Petr Klán, Director, Department for Digitization and Information Systems, Ministry for Regional Development. The participants have agreed that permitting process digitization is a prerequisite for technological transition of the country.
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29th May 2023 / Economic policy / Digital Agenda

Digitization of Czechia conference: Is digitization priority no. 1 for Czechia?

Last year, when Estonia's former digital advisor Marten Kaevats joined our Digitization of Czechia session, he suggested to Deputy Prime Minister Ivan Bartoš that any minister of digitization should change his title to minister for getting stuff done. What Marten meant is that digitizing a country's public sector is an accumulation of projects, a sort of stacking of stone blocks that ultimately construct the pyramid.
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13th September 2022 / Economic policy / Digital Agenda

Ekonom: Czechia has a chance for digital transformation. But it cannot be stifled by a flood of regulations

TEN YEARS, THIS IS HOW EXPERTS ESTIMATE THE DELAY OF THE SOCIETY’S TRANSITION TO THE ONLINE SPACE. ACCELERATION MUST BE COMPLEMENTED BY MODERATE REGULATION. The digital revolution is a necessity for Czechia, without it the modernization of the economy is not possible. However, the path to it is dotted with various administrative points, so it is not easy to move along it quickly.  
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic