Hot News from Meeting Prague
COVID-19 Before and After... VANADOO at Virtual Summit and What will be Next?
VANADOO has participated at a Virtual Summit in the US in March 2020. A global portfolio of DMC experiences across the destinations was presented there.
Prague Focuses Its Attention on Circular Economy
The wake of economic recession, incurred by the COVID-19 epidemic, offers Prague an opportunity to direct its development towards the principles of a circular economy, in which waste is perceived as a resource to be used. In its press release, the municipality confirms it is now commissioning a new Strategy for the Transition of the Capital City of Prague to Circular Economy. The document will propose measures and verify binding and measurable goals the city can support and meet in its activities.
From Record Rise to Record Decline: Impact of Crisis Measures on Prague Meetings Industry is Enormous.
Prague meetings industry is an essential part of the Czech capital city’s and country’s tourism, as well as of their economy. Based on an analysis conducted by KPMG for the Prague Convention Bureau in 2017, the meetings industry accounts for 15% of the overall tourism industry in Prague. At the same time, it is also the sector most affected by the crisis that incurred from the COVID-19 disease outbreak. According to the latest study by the Economic Impact company, revenues in multiplication may drop by more than 20 billion crowns in 2020. This represents a decrease of 74%, when compared with expected sales in case the emergency situation had not occurred.
Czech Art Scene Thanks Front Line Workers and Presents "People to People" Project
Living in the difficult times, we must rely on each other, and above all, on the workers in front line sectors, who do their work with dedication and a top level of professionalism.
80% of Corporate Sponsors are Interested in Investing in Virtual Events but They Need Interaction, According to a New Survey by AIM Group
AIM Group International, a company specialised in congresses, events and communication, published today the results of the survey “Sponsoring events during the Covid Crisis”. The survey was carried out amongst 350 pharmaceutical and biomedical company representatives covering all major therapeutics areas.
BEER GARDEN KARLÍN – Sunny River Terraces
Welcome to Beer Garden Karlín at Hilton Prague Hotel, a new sunny spot on terraces overlooking the Vltava river.
Prague Opens Again
Life in Prague and the entire Czech Republic paused on March 12 temporarily, and most people here or abroad had to, sooner or later, adapt to the new and unprecedented measures introduced during the state of emergency in order to prevent the spread of covid-19 disease. After two months of slowdown, Prague and the Czech Republic begin to wake up again and prepare for return to the normal life.
Let´s Restart Together. Hotel International Prague is Going to Welcome the Guests in New Rooms Already 25th May 2020
Hotel International Prague will reopen in June 2020 and is prepared to welcome guests in its´ 65 newly designed superior rooms. While being closed the hotel improved F&B offer and prepared new healthy concept with focus on traditional home-made cuisine. Private hotel garden suitable for almost 1000 guests is welcoming surrounding for afternoon drink, farewell / welcome cocktail or evening BBQ.
Prague Airport has Handled more than 40 Special Cargo Flights with Medical Supplies on Board in a Month
Václav Havel Prague Airport remains open for all arrivals and departures. Thanks to this fact, a total of 44 special cargo flights with medical supplies were able to land there since 20 March 2020 when the first aircraft with medical supplies on board landed in Prague.