Macroeconomic news

23
May 2019

ERÚ: Net electricity exports increased by 51 % in 1Q

In 1Q 2019 net electricity consumption in the Czech Republic fell to 20.4 TWh, down 1.3 % y/y. Household consumption fell by 3.6 %.

21
May 2019

OECD expects slowdown of the growth of Czech economy to 2.6 %

According to the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD), the growth of Czech economy will slow down in the year 2019 to 2.6 % and in the year 2020 it will be to 2.5 %.

17
May 2019

MF: GDP to grow by 2.5%, inflation above 2% in 2019

The GDP of the Czech Republic will grow by 2.5% in 2019 and by 2.4% in 2020.

16
May 2019

K. Havlíček: IndustryMin anticipated stronger slowdown

The Ministry of Industry and Trade expected a more pronounced slowdown in economic growth.

15
May 2019

Dlouhý: CR must invest in infrastructure and technologies

Within the next three to five years, the Czech Republic and Hungary must invest in infrastructure and advanced technologies, otherwise their approximation to western countries will slow down.

15
May 2019

GDP up 2.5%, unemployment reaches high

The gross domestic product adjusted for price and seasonal factors grew 2.5% y/y and 0.5% q/q in Q1 2019, according to the preliminary estimation.

14
May 2019

EY: 63% of Czechs would consider buying electric car

A total of 63% of Czech drivers would consider buying an electric car in the future.

14
May 2019

ERÚ: Electricity consumption up 0.2% to 73.9 TWh

Electricity consumption in the Czech Republic has been growing for five consecutive years and totalled 73.9 TWh in 2018 (up 0.2% y/y).

13
May 2019

Export prices up 2.6%, import prices 2.8% higher in March

Export prices grew 2.6% year-on-year and import prices were 2.8% higher in March 2019.

13
May 2019

Govt approves amendment to Emission Allowance Trading Act

Czech government approved on May 13, 2019, the proposed amendment to Greenhouse Gas Emission Allowance Trading Act.

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