Spotlight issue

16th May 2018 / Competitiveness / Technology, R&D and Innovation

Pneumobiles by Brno Technical University research team beat European elite

The Czech student prototype of the compressed air car has the best acceleration in Europe. With two vehicles, students of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering of the Technical University of Technology (VUT) in Brno took part in the international race of student teams in Hungary. Pneumobil Racing Team Brno won three out of the five competition disciplines, and took the third and fourth place in the remaining two disciplines. In the competition of 36 university teams, the Czech team has achieved its best result so far.

16th May 2018 / Competitiveness / Transport, Infrastructure and Tourism

DELTA AIR LINES back in Prague

From 4 May you can once again take advantage of regular flights from Prague to New York‘s JFK Airport and back. 

15th May 2018 / Economic policy / Macroeconomic Indicators, Economic Growth

ING Bank Czech Republic: GDP grows a solid 4.5% in 1Q

The first estimate of GDP growth in 1Q18 came in at 4.5% year-on-year and 0.5% on a quarterly basis. Though slightly below market estimates, this is still a favourable figure and confirms strong domestic demand.

15th May 2018 / Politics / Elections

Grayling Czech Political Digest April 2018

It has been over 180 days since the parliamentary election, yet the Czech Republic still has no government capable of winning a vote of confidence in the Chamber of Deputies.

14th May 2018 / Economic policy / Employment and Social Affairs

AmCham CZ: Czech workforce report: Employment and wages in the Prague region 2011-2017

The American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic is publishing another report within its workforce analysis series.

Strategic Directions for Czech Economic Policy

  1. 1) The home of value-added manufacturing
  2. 2) Prague-Brno-Ostrava Creative Triangle
  3. 3) Health Care as an export industry
  4. 4) Government as a competitive advantage

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