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17th April 2024 / Economic policy / Health Care


AmCham Health Care Council held a focused expert roundtable on priorities for the Czech health care system

Last week, AmCham Health Care Council led by AmCham Board of Directors members Michala Malát, Executive Director Johnson & Johnson MedTech and Václav Novotný of Aspironix held a roundtable on the future of health care at Deloitte offices in Prague. We appreciate very much the insights of the expert panel.

16th April 2024 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency


TOP 10 corporate law cases 2023

The "Top 10 Corporate Law Judgments 2023" summary prepared by Eversheds Sutherland partner Petra Konečná and senior associate Lola Florianova provides a clear and concise overview of key Supreme Court decisions in corporate law for 2023.

28th March 2024 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency


GDPR Legal Update - January - February 2024

  • Office Inspection plan for 2024
  • OPPD Methodology on camera systems
  • CEF 2024 Joint Monitoring Action 
  • EDPB launches tool to check websites and cookies
  • EDPB on the concept of principal establishment

 

27th March 2024 / Good governance / Legal Reform and Transparency


Legal Update - March 2024

News in legislation
  • Amendment to the Act on selected measures against legitimisation of proceeds of crime and financing of terrorism

Strategic Directions for Czech Economic Policy

  1. Transition to High-Tech Manufacturing and Exports
  2. The City Campus as Idea Factory
  3. Government Programs and Processes That Drive Innovation
  4. Government as a Competitive Advantage, including Digitization

Advocacy Priorities for 2023 
 
Technology, People, Infrastructure

 

Actions Recommended in Areas:

1. Establishing Policy Objectives for Research.

2. Research Investment and Cooperation. Big Bets (Key Technology Projects).

3. Establishing Databases for Tracking Public Policy Outcomes.

4. Public Procurement as an Innovation Tool.

5. Immigration of STEM Talents.

6. Digitization of Immigration. 

7. Adult Reskilling and Upskilling.

8. Digitization of Land Use.

9. Infrastructure Development, including Technology Parks.

 

 

Read the documents in English and Czech.

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