A total of 2% of companies did not spend any means on research and development (2016: 11%), according to a survey by Deloitte and the Technology Agency of the Czech Republic. When deciding on investments, companies put the highest emphasis on availability of qualified and skilled employees (66%) and the possibility to use multiple types of support, i.e. a combination of subsidies, investment incentives, tax deductions and other financial instruments (58%).
Source: ČIA NEWS, November 9h, 2018
Compiled by the team of CzechTrade office in Riga.