New Executive Director
As of 1 October 2017 the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in the Czech Republic has a new Executive Director. After Alexandra Brabcova resigned from this position after 12 years of service, the Board of Directors appointed Lucie Krejcova to lead the Chamber office in the period to come.
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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.
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Patron’s Announcement – The University of New York in Prague is a new official partner of ACEMA Sparta Praha
“The coming together of Sparta Praha Floorball and the University of New York in Prague is an exciting way to demonstrate the power of the Canadian Chamber at work. This sponsorship brings me and our University great pride and the fact that it was a result of UNYP’s activities in the Chamber and getting to know about the club through their President and our Chamber President, Jiří Krejča was an excellent example of how effective memberships in such associations can be when the members are active,” added Mark Anderson, UNYP Marketing Director and the member of the Board of Directors of the Canadian Chamber.
Download the press realease here.
Patron’s Announcement – Pivovary Staropramen s.r.o.
We would like to congratulate our patron, Pivovary Staropramen s.r.o., on receiving awards within TOP RESPONSIBLE COMPANY 2016 of the platform Business for Society. It focuses on companies with the most interesting activities in the area of permanently sustainable and responsible business and awards those that are strategically devoted to social development, reduction of environmental impacts and come up with innovative solutions.
Complete Corporate Social Responsibility Report for 2016 is here.
Provisional Application of CETA Starts on 21 September 2017
The Government of Canada and the European Commission have agreed to start the provisional application of the Canada-EU Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) on 21 September 2017. See the text of the Joint Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada, Justin Trudeau, and the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, here.
Please visit this website for more information.
Czech Economy in facts
A review of the eU regulation related with unfair business practice was, according to the Czech Republic, a key measure to resolve double standards in food quality. The current regulation does not make it possible to punish unfair activities and it is necessary to amend it. This was stated by czech PM Bohuslav Sobotka at the Consumers Summit in Bratislava on October 13, 2017. He said that he appreciated the new methodology introduced by the European Commission, which would make it possible to better compare the quality of food and compliance with consumer protection regulation in the european Union...
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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.