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.

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30th June 2020 / Good governance / Employment and Social Affairs

Antivirus C – a quick overview of the new Czech social security premium waiver programme

On 19 June 2020, the President of the Republic signed an amendment to the Social Insurance Act, which means that mode C of the Antivirus programme entered into force. Providing a waiver of social security premiums for employers with up to 50 employees, the programme aims to support the maintenance of employment for employees in employment.
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30th June 2020 / Good governance / Business and Industry

Legal Alert - Call for applications regarding COVID – Rent program

Applying for support Basic parameters and terms Procedure for provision of support Follow-up inspections and detec-tion of violations of the rules
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24th June 2020 / Good governance / Business and Industry

How will the amendment to the Civil Code change the Czech residential property market?

On 1 July 2020, an amendment to the Civil Code will come into force which both property developers and apartment owners are well-advised to give their attention, as it will modify the co-ownership of apartments in significant ways. Other changes affect the right of first refusal of co-owners (which will be heavily curtailed) or apartment leases (which may newly include clauses on contractual penalties, if only in a limited scope).
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