The Association of Credit for Central and Eastern Europe’s 8th annual conference returns to Brno for the first time since 2014 yet again attracting Shared Service Centres to attend. Photo by ACCEE. By ACCEE Brno, Czech Rep., Sep 11 (JS) – Aimed at Shared Services, more than 40 different international companies will be attending from
WB Study on Countries Where Achieving the “American Dream” Is Simpler than in the US: Czechia Ranks 12th
According to a 2018 World Bank report analyzing intergenerational educational and economic mobility, the American dream, a possibility to move upward from a lower social class or economic level to a higher one is more easily attainable in other high-income countries than in the US. The World Bank ranked Czech Republic the 12th country in
Q2 2019: Average Salary Exceeds CZK 34,000 (EUR 1,316) for the First Time, 2/3 of Population Earns Less
In Q2 2019, the average wages in the Czech Republic rose by over 7% year-on-year, thus breaking the bar for 34 thousand crowns for the first time. However, it is true that two-thirds of workers do not reach the average wage. The median has not yet broken “the psychological threshold” of CZK 30,000. Photo: Jobspin
Taxing digital giants is a hot topic. After the failure, so far, of attempts at European and international harmonisation in this area, the Czech government is introducing its own solution. The tax rate of 7% is the highest of any EU state , but the approach is different to other countries. Will it be effective?
The Czech Republic has one of the best employment situations in the EU. The lowest unemployment rate; the third best employment level among 20-64 year olds and the highest percentage of the male workforce employed. Weaknesses are in the level of the long-term (more than 1 year) and the proportion of the workforce with a
Many jobs are seeing salary increases well above inflation. A lot of employees have seen salary improvements of 8-9 percent in the last year. However, there are huge variations in different sectors and the biggest increases have been seen in Finance and Education. If you are missing out, perhaps it’s time for a new job.
According to the newest Eurostat data regarding the first quarter of 2019, Czech Republic has the second fastest growing property prices in Europe, with a 9.2% increase since 2018. Photo credit: Zenon Moreau. Czech Rep., Jul 15 (JS) – On July 10, Eurostat released data regarding the pricing of houses in Europe. The average price
ČNB Warns That Counterfeit Money Appearing In Moravia May Spread To Other Parts Of The Czech Republic
The Czech National Bank issued a warning about forged CZK 500 and 1000 banknotes last week. They have appeared in cities in Moravia may spread to other parts of the Czech Republic . We have advice about what to look for. Photo credit: ČNB. Brno, Jul 8 (JS) – The notes to watch out for