Deloitte: Czech Economy in 2019: Further Slowdown and a Shortage of Workforce

In 2019, the Czech economy will grow at 2.2%. Owing to the ongoing shortage of workforce, salaries will keep rising (+6.5%) at an ever faster pace compared to work productivity. Inflation will remain at above 2% and the central bank’s currency policy should be less aggressive than last year. These are the conclusions of the … Continued

Deloitte TMT Predictions: 2019 will be Defined by Smart Speakers, Rise of 5G Networks and Development of Cloud-Based AI

In 2019, smart speakers will be the fastest-growing connected IoT device category. Their market will be worth USD 7 billion.Fifth-generation (5G) wireless networks will burst onto the scene in 2019, and by 2020, around 50 operators will offer this service.Among companies using artificial intelligence (AI), more than two thirds will obtain these capabilities through the … Continued

EY: Every third Czech would happily switch to a competitor offering better online financial services. Are banks ready for the digital banking revolution?

Every third Czech would happily switch to a competitor offering better online financial services. Are banks ready for the digital banking revolution? Banks aren’t innovative enough and are losing touch with clients More than half of Czechs with a mortgage took it out somewhere other than their primary bank A quarter of clients wouldn’t hesitate … Continued

The BCC is looking for new colleagues who will support our trade team

We are hiring! The BCC is looking for a new colleagues who will support our trade team. Apply for the work position of Senior Trade Adviser or Information Desk Administrator. Find out more here The British Chamber of Commerce (BCC) promotes the interests of its member- companies on both the Czech and international markets. With … Continued

The Czech FinTech market potential is of up to CZK 15 billion

In the Czech Republic, the market in FinTech services has the potential to be worth between CZK 6 and 15 billion. Considering the market’s present size, the figure currently stands at CZK 3 to 8 billion. However the existing revenues are much lower. According to estimates, 2017 revenues in the sector were between CZK 400 … Continued

Deloitte: Plzeňský Prazdroj has the Best Sustainability Report in the Czech Republic

Plzeňský Prazdrojis this year’s winner of Deloitte‘s Green Frog Award for the best sustainability report in the Czech Republic. The winner was selected by an independent jury from among ten competitors. Seeking to award the best non-financial reports produced by Czech businesses, the competition has been held for the eighteenth year. Plzeňský Prazdrojwas awarded by … Continued

Rotary Club Prague: buy traditional mistletoe and support Sananim organisation

Rotary Club Prague offers you the chance to support a major local charity while buying the traditional mistletoe for your festive season. Sananim is the country’s largest and most successful organisation for the rehabilitation of drug addicts with close to 80% success rate for people accepted into it’s programme and offering a wide range of … Continued

Internship at the British Chamber of Commerce

The British Chamber of Commerce is committed to supporting students through the advancement of workforce development, and by providing opportunities for youth to enhance their professional and leadership skills. Trade Development Internship The Intern will assist the trade development activities of the British Business Centre in Prague with a focus on services offered to British … Continued

BCC is a proud partner of the Deloitte Charity Day

Deloitte Charity Day A charity day full of goodness and Christmas decorations Wednesday November 28 at the Nile House atrium From 8:00 to 15:00 Receive candy from the Workshop of Merciful Sisters Boromeev, Christmas decorations, advent wreaths, herbal syrups and fine cheeses. What can you expect? Christmas pastries and candies from Merry Nurses St. Karel … Continued