Good governance

This section details initiatives to make government a competitive advantage. It includes analysis and reports of government initiatives, as well as data on accountability and performance measures.

Spotlight issue

4th December 2020 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency

Second wave of emergency carer’s allowance

As in the spring, the government has responded to the second wave of the pandemic by taking steps to financially support both employers and employees, as well as the self-employed. Among other things, the measures adopted include an ‘emergency’ carer’s allowance, introduced at the end of October by the new Act on Changes in Providing Carers’ Allowances in Connection with Emergency Measures in the Event of an Epidemic. Compared to the spring, several changes has been made to the present emergency carer’s allowance.
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2nd December 2020 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency

The COVID Vaccine and Thoughts for Global Employers

People all across the globe are experiencing the highs and lows of the current pandemic. Hopes are raised in different parts of our world that the situation is coming under control, only for them to be dashed yet again, with progress made turning into disappointment as we find ourselves hit by another yet more aggressive wave. To say that the imminent availability of a life-saving vaccine is a matter of hope is a massive understatement!
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1st December 2020 / Good governance / Employment and Social Affairs

What legal services are needed when a company hires foreign employees

Do you want to employ, or do you already employ workers from abroad and do you need help with all the agenda connected with immigration to the Czech Republic and with securing or extending a residence permit?
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic