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Start your business

Here you will find out conditions for conduct trade activities in the Czech Republic, as well as how to comply with the Czech rules on the value-added tax (VAT), how you can post your workers to the Czech Republic, if the service you want to provide is regulated in the Czech Republic and many other important information.27.2.2017

Trade Fairs and Exhibitions

Exhibiting has a long tradition in the Czech Republic. A number of trade fairs held in the CR has a significant importance from the global point of view.27.2.2017

Business in the Czech Republic

Foreign legal entities are allowed to conduct trade activities, including acquisition of real estate, under the same conditions and to the same extent as Czech entrepreneurs. They may become founders or co-founders of a company, or may join an existing Czech company. Foreign companies may operate in the Czech Republic, either by establishing a branch office registered in the Czech Republic or by establishing a Czech company.There are four different legal forms of companies; the most common are limited liability companies (s.r.o.) and joint-stock companies (a.s.). The business name of the company shall be unique. 16.2.2017

Czech Republic among top destinations for expats

Czech Republic jumps from 18th to 4th position in HSBC’s global ranking of best places to live and work for expats. Becoming the best performing European country in this league table.1.11.2016

Step by step guidelines

A person interested in doing business needs to know regulations related to the activity he/she intends to conduct, conditions that have to met, and permissions, certificates and stamps that have to be acquired. He/she is also concerned if application forms are available, where to send them and what happens to them afterwards.1.11.2016

Run your business

Do you need to know everything important about area of human resources management, compulsory duties - related to accounting and audit - needed for running business in the Czech Republic, environmental rules or company´s legal obligations towards the environment and dealing with their employees as a part of the companies responsibility? Find it out in these section. 1.11.2016

Working Environment and employment

An important area of human resources management is acquisition and selection of employees, their motivation to desired employment performance, education and development of employees. Entrepreneurs in the area of human resources must proceed in compliance with a number of legal regulations.11.8.2016

Licences and permits, rules and regulation schemes (requirements for cross-border provision)

Foreign legal entities are allowed to conduct trade activities under the same conditions and to the same extent as Czech entrepreneurs. They may become founders or cofounders of a company, or may join an existing Czech company. Foreign companies may operate in the Czech Republic, either by establishing a branch office registered in the Czech Republic or by establishing a Czech company. The following document provides useful information on the process of establishing a new company under the Czech law.11.8.2016

Business advisory service

Trade support institutions or trade promotion institutions are a good starting point when looking for business opportunities and company information. Therefore, it is helpful to obtain contact information on existing trade support institutions that can help find other sources, direct company contacts, business opportunities or other trade information.11.8.2016

Trade Fairs and Exhibitions

Trade Fairs and ExhibitionsExhibiting has a long tradition in the Czech Republic. A number of trade fairs held in the CR has a significant importance from the global point of view.11.8.2016

The Czech Republic is the investment star of Central Europe

Eurostat recently published a comparison of data on the GDP and purchasing power of European countries in 2015 which shows that the Prague region is the ninth most successful region in Europe. This information was reported by the Independent.ie web portal.7.7.2016

Czech Republic Your Trade Partner / INDIA 2016/2017

FOREWORD Czech Exporters Useful Information Czech Economy in 2015 Trade Relations between the CR and the Republic of India BUSINESS IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC KEY SECTORS IN THE CZECH REPUBLIC etc.7.7.2016

GDP preliminary estimate - 1. quarter of 2016

According to the preliminary estimate, the gross domestic product increased in the Q1 2016 by 3.1%, year-on-year; compared to the Q4 2015 it was 0.5% up.17.5.2016

Prague has its first space incubator

ESA BIC Prague – first space-oriented incubator in Central and Eastern Europe Prague has become part of a network of 16 ESA Business Incubation Centres in 13 european countries Approximately 1,25 million eur for 25 Czech start-ups over a five-year period17.5.2016

Designers Database CzechTrade

The directories are used for international presentation of designers and also as a list of designer service providers for manufacturing businesses.5.4.2016

CzechInvest arranged investments worth CZK 45 billion in 2015

In 2015 CzechInvest arranged 106 domestic and foreign investments, thanks to which nearly CZK 45 billion will flow into the Czech economy and exactly 14,040 new jobs will be created, including 2,500 in the Ústí and Moravia-Silesia regions, which have long struggled with high unemployment. This is in spite of a reduction of investment aid intensity introduced by a European Commission regulation in 2014 that has made it more difficult to attract investors to the country.5.4.2016

Trade Fairs and Exhibitions

Exhibiting has a long tradition in the Czech Republic. A number of trade fairs held in the CR has a significant importance from the global point of view.5.4.2016

A123 Systems to open new manufacturing plant in the Czech Republic

The company will produce more environmentally friendly batteries in Ostrava5.4.2016

Trade Fairs and Exhibitions

Exhibiting has a long tradition in the Czech Republic. A number of trade fairs held in the CR has a significant importance from the global point of view.23.3.2016

Investment Climate in the Czech Republic

Brochure: basic data on the CR • investment climate • investment incentives • CzechInvests services etc10.2.2016