Macroeconomic news

12
October 2018

M. Singer: Raising wages will ease outflow of profits from CR

The outflow of corporate profits from the Czech Republic to foreign countries will decrease as a result of rapid wage increases in the national economy.

9
October 2018

Energy trading at ČMKBK up 20.4% in 9M 2018

The value of transactions with energy deliveries for end users at the Czech-Moravian Commodity Exchange in Kladno (ČMKBK) in 9M 2018 grew 20.4% to 5.319 million MWh.

8
October 2018

Industrial output 1.9% stronger in August

Industrial production grew 1.9% y/y in real numbers in August 2018. Compared to the previous month, it was 0.7% higher.

5
October 2018

CNB had room to raise rates by as much as 0.5 p.p.

The economic situation is creating room for faster approximation of interest rates to the neutral level and raising rates by 50 basic points at the session on September 26, 2018, would not have been a mistake.

3
October 2018

SDA: Car registrations increase in nine months of 2018

Between January and September 2018, new car registrations grew 1.11% y/y to 207,784, 78% of them were company cars and 28% were private cars.

2
October 2018

Deloitte: Czech people save for a new apartment the longest in Europe

Czech people needed 10.9 average annual salaries for a new apartment of 70 m2 in the year 2017, in the year 2018 it was already 11.3 salaries.

30
September 2018

ČNB: Average rate on corporate loans fell to 2.81%

The average interest rate for new loans to non-financial companies fell to 2.81% in August 2018.

30
September 2018

ERÚ decided about lower support for POZE in 2019

The Energy Regulation Bureau (ERÚ) has issued a price decision regarding supported sources of energy (POZE).

26
September 2018

Govt approves amendment to act on investment incentives

On September 26, 2018, the Czech government approved a draft amendment to the act on investment incentives.

26
September 2018

Adecco: CR is most popular CEE country for IT outsourcing

The Czech Republic is the most popular destination for the outsourcing of IT services among Central and Eastern European (CEE) countries.

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