Politics

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5th November 2019 / Politics / Technology, R&D and Innovation


Prague as an Innovation Hub in 2030

The Czech Republic has announced its intention to become The Country for the Future. The central part of this new economic strategy is to evolve into an innovative economy. Cities with technical universities fulfill a core role in any innovative economy. If the Czech Republic is to become The Country for the Future, Prague must become A City For the Future.  
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22nd October 2019 / Politics / Business and Industry


JLL The Investor: What does Europe’s economic outlook mean for its real estate?

Europe’s major economies are bracing themselves for a triple hit of slowing growth, ongoing trade wars and Brexit uncertainty. For real estate investors, Europe still remains an attractive home for global capital, compared with other parts of the world. But after more than 10 years in the current cycle – and at a time of record dry powder – questions are increasingly being asked around how much longer it can run, and whether the European Central Bank’s latest stimulus programme will prolong the cycle further. David Rea, chief economist for EMEA at JLL, gives his outlook on the big topics facing Europe’s economies going into 2020.
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29th May 2019 / Politics / Elections


Grayling election report - European Parliament in a Czech context

21  MEPs from 7 different parties. The Czechs elected a diverse group to the European Parliament.
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21st May 2019 / Politics / Trade and Investment


U.S. Chamber's Europe Trip Review: Berlin, Dresden, Paris, Brussels

Ahead of the European elections, and in light of the difficult state of play in transatlantic trade talks, the U.S. Chamber carried out trip to Europe. Key takeaways as follows:
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic