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Factsheet for measure CZ-2020-12/425 – measures in Czechia
|Czechia , applies nationwide
|Open ended, started on 18 March 2020
|Legislations or other statutory regulations
Reorientation of business activities
|Soňa Veverková (Research Institute for Labour and Social Affairs) and Eurofound
|09 April 2020 (updated 17 May 2021)
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic (Ministerstvo zahraničních věcí České republiky, MZV ČR supports Czech exporters. Embassies of the Czech Republic and MZV ČR offer assistance to Czech entrepreneurs in case of problems with the realisation of commercial supplies abroad, especially in the case of administrative barriers imposed on importers by local authorities in connection with the COVID-19 pandemic. With respect to the mobility restrictions across Europe and other countries, MZV ČR offer assistance in finding new contacts and opportunities.
Emergency package for Czech exporters contains mainly:
These services are for free and are supported by other anti-coronavirus measures, e. g. debt moratorium, COVID I, COVID II, COVID III and COVID Prague programmes and others.
No info available yet.
|Does not apply to workers
|Does not apply to citizens
Company / Companies
Social partners' role in designing the measure and form of involvement:
|Direct consultation outside a formal body
Social partners' role in the implementation, monitoring and assessment phase:
Social partners, which are members of the tripartite body (Council of economic and social agreement, Rada hospodářské a sociální dohody, RHSD) were informed and consulted in both formal (requested by institutional settings) and informal ways. They are not involved in the management of policy measures.
Supportive. The measure has been designed in cooperation with the Czech Chamber of Commerce and the Confederation of Industry and Transport of the Czech Republic.
Eurofound (2020), Emergency package for Czech exporters, measure CZ-2020-12/425 (measures in Czechia), EU PolicyWatch, Dublin, https://static.eurofound.europa.eu/covid19db/cases/CZ-2020-12_425.html
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