Why foreign investors trust the Czech Republic

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Petrochemical refinery, northern Bohemia, near Most city, Czech Republic.

Why foreign investors trust the Czech Republic


Investor confidence is so high in the Czech Republic that only four other countries – Japan, Switzerland, Germany and the Netherlands – have lower 10-year borrowing costs, according Bloomberg.

Since joining the European Union 12 years ago, its economy has doubled in size, unemployment has fallen to the lowest in the EU, and its currency has jumped by about a fifth against the euro. The largest businesses have been sold and are generating billions of dollars in revenue every year for owners su...


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