CzechInvest negotiates investments for almost USD 3bn in 2017

Published: 27.06.2018 Related countries:  Israel Israel

One third of total 106 investment projects was connected with high-tech industry.

In 2017, CzechInvest negotiated 106 investment plans worth CZK 65.6bn (USD 3bn), of which 30% were high-tech projects. Eighty cases involved expansions of companies that are already present in the Czech Republic. Eighty-three investors are planning to use investment incentives. CzechInvest general director Silvana Jirotková said that the agency would motivate companies towards technologically more demanding and research-and-development investments through more advantageous incentives that should be valid as of 2019.