Czech Enterprises Will Not Cut R&D Expenses

Politics ♦ Published: September 23, 2013; 12:20 ♦ (Vindobona)

According to a survey carried out by consulting company Deloitte, almost 90 percent of Czech enterprises will keep the amount of expenses in research and development unchanged or even increase the spendings.

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More than 230 enterprises in Central Europe were questionned on their spending behavior on R&D. 78 percent of companies in the Czech Republic, Croatia, Poland, Slovakia and Hungary announced intending to keep the level of expenditures or even raise them in the coming years.

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