The Senate decided in its session on May 13 not to discuss the amendment to the conditions of doing business and performance of state administration in energy sector.
The government of Bohuslav Sobotka (ČSSD) has approved a draft bill on waste.
Minister of industry and trade Jan Mládek (ČSSD) has departed on a business trip to the USA.
The governments of the Czech Republic and of the Slovak Republic met at the Valtice castle in Southern Moravia on Tuesday May 12.
Labour Office of the Czech Republic (ÚP ČR) registered totally 491,585 job applicants as of April 30, 2015, down 33,730 on March 2015 and 83,323 on April 2014.
Foreign companies have been seeking new employees as well as options for investing in the Czech Republic in the recent months.
On May 11, 2015, the European Commission approved the Czech operational programme Transport for the period of 2014–2020. Out of the total budget of EUR 5.4bn, EUR 4.7bn will be provided from the Cohesion Fund and the European Regional Development Fund.
Gross domestic product (GDP) will increase by 2.6 % in the Czech Republic in the year 2015.
On Friday May 8, 2015, rating agency Fitch Ratings has affirmed the Czech Republic’s Long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDR) at A+ and AA-, respectively.
Industry’s growth brings new job positions and the sector continues to drive the improving situation on the labour market, ČSOB’s analyst Petr Dufek has commented on the data from the Czech Statistical Office.