First Joint Finance and IT committee meeting was held on January 19. AmCham members discussed Company internal processes from many different perspectives. How to communicate internal processes?, Why we need processes for nearly everthing?, How IT (dept.) should talk to the rest of the building ( company)?, Efficiency of work – automation, paperless , and How to communicate changes with employees. Those topics/questions were raised at the meeting. Read more.
On 25 May, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) will become applicable, bringing significant changes to data protection rules across the European Economic Area (EEA). With the adoption of the GDPR, the EU recognizes the importance of harmonizing European data protection laws, in order to facilitate cross-border commerce.
Business Community Optimistic, Realistic, and Ready for Meaningful Reform to Reignite Spirit of American Enterprise.
63% of employment in Prague is of professionals or technicians. Between 2011-2015 average wage grew for key occupations in the private and public sector, except for private sector managers. Public sector managers received the highest increase in pay of all occupation. Private sector managers were the only occupation to experience wage decrease. See more findings in a report drafted by the AmCham team.
Tomáš Prouza, Czech State Secretary for European Affairs and Digital Agenda says: ´If we look at the impacts of the Industry 4.0 on the society, it is clear that the role of the government in setting and adjusting the conditions for the economic transformation will be significant. Nevertheless, the role of businesses in the transformation will be absolutely crucial – in the introduction of technological innovations and new processes in business management. The key responsibility of businesses will be to care of their own employees.´