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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11th November 2020 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency


Some categories of electrical appliances changing energy labels in March 2021

The labels indicating the energy efficiency of certain categories of electrical appliances are changing as of March 1, 2021. The new labelling will apply to refrigerators, freezers, washing machines, televisions, and dishwashers. Starting on September 1, 2021 the changes will also apply to light sources.
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11th November 2020 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency


Record-breaking spam penalty

In August of this year, the Office for Personal Data Protection (the Office) imposed the highest fine to date for the repeated unsolicited sending of commercial communications (spam). The company selling second hand cars paid CZK 6 million.
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11th November 2020 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency


Czech Supreme Court confirms that the protection of the family household enjoys the highest priority

The protection of the family household takes precedence over the protection of the good faith of third parties in the disposal of real property in which such a household is located. 
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic