|Canada-Czech Republic: New Business Opportunities||Wed 29 Jun 2016|
The Canadian Chamber in the Czech Republic
The Canadian Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic is here to help its members expand their businesses in the Czech Republic, through its numerous business and social events and multiple networking opportunities.
For your information
Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA) - a new entry requirement for visa-exempt foreign nationals travelling to Canada by air
The University of New York in Prague has won the global award - Business Superbrand 2016.
Business opportunities for Czech exporters on the Canadian market
The Chamber worked together with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic in organizing a seminar on the opportunities available to Czech exporters on the Canadian market. The 2 March event was opened by Martin Tlapa, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs; detailed presentations were offered by Josef Dvořáček, Commercial Counsellor of the Czech Embassy in Ottawa, and Jerry Jelinek, Director of the CzechTrade Office in Calgary. Alexandra Brabcová introduced the Chamber and Administrative Board Member Marek Hencl was one of the panelists representing the business community.
Economy and investment news
The minimum wage in the Czech Republic should grow from CZK 9,000 to CZK 11,000 beginning 2017. This was stated by Czech PM Bohuslav Sobotka (ČSSD) at a convention of the Czech-Moravian Confederation of Trade Unions (ČMKOS). According to ČMKOS Chairman Josef Středula, the government has obliged to target minimum wage on the level of 40% of the average wage. According to his words, the current discussion does not reflect the commitment...
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Welcome to our website!
Dear Members and Friends of the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic,
The Board of Directors and Chamber staff are committed to organising events which will provide our membership with an effective platform for business and social networking and entertainment.
I am prepared to help our members introduce their business actvivites and, further, to connect them with potentional business partners within our Chamber. As well I am open to discussing ideas and suggestions which can increase the attractivness of the Chamber to its members.