Politics / Elections

This section includes reports, analysis and opinion about elections, public participation and political parties.

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30th January 2023 / Politics / Elections

Presidential Election 2023 - Report on 2nd round

Over the weekend, voters went to the polls to decide the winner of the second round of the Czech presidential election. The first round took place two weeks ago. Of the 8 candidates, Andrej Babiš a former Prime Minister and one of the richest Czech citizens, and Petr Pavel a former army general and leading NATO official, were sent to the final round with similar support of 35 %. 
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21st September 2023 / Politics / Elections

Our latest commitments to countering disinformation in Central and Eastern Europe

Google is committed to fighting the spread of misinformation online. We take the task of providing access to high quality, trustworthy, and credible content very seriously. And we're not doing it alone. We continuously adapt our policies, product features and technologies to prevent abuse, as well as openly sharing our technology, supporting fact-checkers and academics globally, testing innovative prebunking campaigns and participating in the strengthened EU Code of Practice on Disinformation.  
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11th May 2023 / Politics / Elections

Grayling AcTrend Report on legislative changes across the CEE region in 2022

Eight CEE countries adopted 1,437 laws in 2022 – a 14% increase compared to pre-pandemic levels. On average, almost 50% of laws had a direct impact on businesses.
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17th January 2023 / Politics / Elections

Czech Presidential election 2023 - report by Grayling Czech Republic

Grayling Czech Republic published a report with profiles of two candidates for the second round of the presidential election (January 27-28, 2023).
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Members of the American Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic