BCC Quarterly Economic Survey (QES) Q2 2020

BCC published the results of QES Q2 which found that UK economic conditions deteriorated at an unprecedented rate in the second quarter of 2020. The key findings for this quarter: 11 of the 14 key service sector QES indicators fall to their lowest level in the survey’s 31-year history. The percentage balance of firms reporting … Continued

The British Chamber of Commerce is hiring | Trade Advisor position available

The BCC is looking for a new colleague who will support our trade team Trade Advisor This is a temporary position with contract until 31 March 2021 with a possibility to extend. If you want to work in a collaborative environment where opportunities are offered, skills are stretched and excellence is rewarded, you might be … Continued

Her Majesty The Queen has offered support to businesses as they reopen, and praised the contribution Chambers of Commerce across the UK and around the world are making to help firms, champion trade and rebuild communities

The letter from Her Majesty, Patron of the British Chambers of Commerce, comes as businesses across the UK are reopening and adjusting to a new normal.  The letter reads: “At a time of great difficulty for many, it is heart-warming to see the civic response and generosity of so many businesses, small and large, to … Continued

AstraZeneca to supply Europe with up to 400 million doses of Oxford University’s vaccine at no profit

Company exploring further additional global capacity to provide broad and equitable access AstraZeneca has reached an agreement with Europe’s Inclusive Vaccines Alliance (IVA), spearheaded by Germany, France, Italy and the Netherlands, to supply up to 400 million doses of the University of Oxford’s COVID-19 vaccine, with deliveries starting by the end of 2020. With today’s … Continued

RunCzech launches registrations for unique races at airports

A few days ago, the organizers of RunCzech races have launched the summer challenge Česko běží dál (The Czech Republic keeps on running). Besides that RunCzech has also prepared several running events in unique places. Registration for the races at the airports – Runway Run Karlovy Vary and Runway Run České Budějovice – opens today. … Continued

Digitization as vital part of the strategy of SMB

The economy and market crisis created by Covid-19 pandemic and followed by governmental restrictions and shifts in customer habits, shaped a new economy era of reduced close contact interaction. The current disruption already changed the way how we work, shop, travel and many other parts of our lives. Companies which want to stay relevant have … Continued

Botanique Hotel Prague is back as of June 1st and while other hotels in Prague were just asleep, they used this time to renovate

Botanique Hotel Prague is a modern lifestyle hotel in the broader city centre. It features newly renovated spacious SUPERIOR & PREMIUM or bright and cozy CLASSIC rooms, several meeting rooms, a stylish bistro & restaurant and a fitness centre. It is located a 20-minute walk from Old Town Square or few minutes from Karlin business district. NEW SUPERIOR & PREMIUM … Continued

2018/19 season – Key findings from Deloitte’s Annual Review of Football Finance 2020:

The European football market generated €28.9bn in revenues in the 2018/19 season, according to Deloitte’s Annual Review of Football Finance; The ‘big five’ European leagues generated a record €17 in revenue in 2018/19, a 9% increase from the previous year; The ‘big five’ leagues generated aggregated operating profits of €1.4 billion for the 2018/19 season, … Continued

RunCzech brings back the competition – a new mixed reality

The last months were very sad for the running world and especially for the mass participation events. When COVID-19 hit, and races all over the world were either cancelled or postponed, event organizers worldwide looked for ways of keeping their running fans engaged and active. RunCzech, the organizer of international World Athletics Gold Label races, … Continued

Dr. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw from India named EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year™ 2020

The Czech Republic was represented by Oliver Dlouhý, CEO of Kiwi.com In 2020 EY announces the 21st year of EY World Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards in the Czech Republic. Sign up yourself or nominate Czech entrepreneurs now: podnikatelroku.cz Dr. Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw, Executive Chairperson of India-based Biocon Limited, was this evening named EY World Entrepreneur … Continued