Hot News from Meeting Prague
COVID-19: Current Information & Measures Applied in the Czech Republic
The state of emergency was valid until May 17 to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 virus.
The City of Prague Announced the Programme of Tourism Support for 2021
Financial support is intended for:
Sunday Brunch with Bottomless Champagne in the Safe Oasis of Luxury Hotel
Augustine, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Prague has launched a new modern brunch concept called Bubble & Chill. Guests can enjoy their leisure Sunday morning while tasting Chef’s delights and bottomless champagne Perrier-Jouët or Prosecco Superriore. Brunch takes place every Sunday from 11:30 AM till 3 PM in tranquil Sundial garden or Augustine restaurant if cold outside, and offers babysitting with kids’ corner.
Threat of Eventless Future for Czech Republic
Tourism economy was heavily hit by COVID-19 pandemic in early 2020, paralysing the development of meeting, event and trade fair industries in the Czech Republic. According to the latest Economic Impact study conducted for the CzechTourism agency and the Czech Event Association in summer 2020, a total drop by more than 71% in consumption associated with holding events can be expected.
Fashion Arena Prague Outlet Received Safe Shopping Certificate with Regard to Coronavirus Pandemic
The Fashion Arena Prague Outlet in Prague has received the "Safe Shopping Certificate". Following the Covid-19 pandemic, VIA Outlets have undergone a security audit conducted by an international certification group Bureau Veritas. It examined the established security measures and at the same time set a new standard for the entire industry.
New White Paper by AIM Group International: Six Steps to Plan Successful Virtual and Hybrid Events
AIM Group International, a company specialised in congresses, events and communication with 60 years’ experience, published a new White Paper entitled: Virtual and Hybrid Events: a guide to success, signed by the senior expert Annalisa Ponchia, Director of Innovation and Customer Experience AIM Group International.
MAXIN Prague Obtains Safe Travels Stamp
World Travel & Tourism Council Ltd. based in London, has developed detailed safety protocols for tour operators, convention centres, meetings and events, as well as hospitality. A similar protocol was drawn up some time ago by the executive committee of the euromic association. Maxin PRAGUE, a member of euromic, adopted the protocol followingly and implemented it into the preparation and arrangement processes of all events in the period after the COVID-19 pandemic.
Occidental Praha Hotel Reopens Again in September
On Thursday, September 3, 2020, the modern four-star Occidental (Barceló) Praha Hotel, located in Prague 4, reopens again. There are 230 very functionally equipped rooms, 2 conference centers with a total area of 500 m2, with the possibility of natural air ventilation and daylight in the 14-storey building. The hotel offers 80 parking spaces. This type of equipment helps to succeed in the meetings business even in these difficult times.
Transformation of Hotel International Prague Continues with Restaurant
Originally built as large army quarter, later transformed to luxury hotel. Impressive building with rich interior finished in 1957. Monumental project created as a place where needs of the most powerful people of our history were satisfied, nowadays challenge for new management under the leadership of Kamil Zlomek, general manager of the hotel. The place full of history, rising from the ashes like a phoenix.