Economy and Market

Czech forests, chronicle of a death foretold

Myopia in economic management and climate change are the main causes of the bark beetle emergency that is affecting the forest heritage For those traveling by train in the Czech Republic it is increasingly common to see very long freight trains at the stations....

Prague sold out: looking for housing solutions

Socialist interventions or wild market? The new city council calls for a third way Unfortunately for the inhabitants, the housing crisis has returned to Prague periodically over the past few centuries, both in terms of quantity and quality of housing. First the renovation of...

Playczech: beyond gaming

Behind the scenes of the gaming world, an industry flourishes in Czech Republic “We do not stop playing because we are aging but we age for stopping playing”. This is what G.B. Shaw was writing in the early twentieth century, underlining the importance of...

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The Czech Republic hunts a fourth operator in the hope of having more acceptable mobile phone bills My mobile subscription expires towards the end of the month. I search through the offers of the three companies that dominate the Czech market. Compared to 2017...

The Czech economy is healthy and will continue to grow. The word of Singer

Interview with the Director of Institutional Affairs and Chief Economist of Generali CEE Holding, former governor of the Czech National Bank, one of the protagonists of the Czech economic miracle of recent years Despite a relatively young age, reaching 50 this year in May,...

The Republic of shopping centers

Having 120 shopping centers and 192 business parks, Czech Republic is among the first countries in Europe based on the density of retail areas. The already existing shopping centers drive the development of these commercial settlements The Czech Republic boasts a high density of...

Nuclear at all costs?

Despite the unfavorable market prices and an uncertain expenditure forecast, Czech Republic wants to build two nuclear reactors. Even if the cost will involve selling one of the family jewels, the energetic giant ČEZ The Czechs do not give up their passion for nuclear...

Czech Republic: the hunger for workers

The actual chronic lack of skilled workforce begins to weigh heavily on the country’s growth prospects. Škoda hires, but Volkswagen clamors for the advantages of the Czech house By registering a 4.3% GDP growth for 2017, an inflation at 1.9% and having the lowest...

Czech Republic and the organic trend

Autumn. A time of sowing and cropping the harvest for the year to come. Farmers find themselves confronted with the fundamental choice between conventional and organic farming Organic agriculture is engaging a considerable interest in Czech Republic. The continuously expanding consumer sensitivity towards natural...

Lithium fever in Czech Republic

The Ore Mountain rich deposits seem to be among the highest topics for a few months now. However, the dream of a new bohemian Eldorado could turn out to be nothing more but a mirage It was one of the most thrilling themes of...