We supported urban renewal in Plzeň and modernised Masaryk University in Brno by building state-of-the-art teaching and research facilities for 6,000 students and researchers. We also helped Pragoperun, a company that runs industrial laundries, modernise its equipment across the country.
At a glance
The EIB provides finance and expertise
for sound and sustainable investment projects in the Czech Republic.
€ 25.88 bn
Last year’s EIB Group activity in the Czech Republic by priority
(In € million, last updated at previous year end)
EIB activity in the Czech Republic by sector since start of operations
EIB stories in the Czech Republic
Individual stories speak far louder than figures and charts. Discover how our work improves the quality of life in the Czech Republic and beyond.
A day in Europe
Buckle up and discover a normal day in Europe through different projects financed by the European Investment Bank. Will you recognise some of them? The journey begins now!
Czech Republic and the EIB: 2016-2021
We have worked with the Czech Republic since 1992. Between 2016 and 2021, we improved health services for 3 251 194 people and supported 8 231 small and medium-sized businesses.
On track to a greener future
New trains to modernise Czech rail freight will create jobs, improve the accessibility of remote regions—and cut emissions
Groceries without the waste
Czech company’s food recycling app and smart cups let stores dispense products to customers without using packaging
Czech Republic: CD Cargo rolling stock
A modal shift in freight transport is key for the Czech Republic's transition to a low-carbon economy. The €130 million loan to CD Cargo will support the acquisition of 50 electric locomotives, 140 freight wagons and the retrofit of 310 locomotives.
Back to basics
In a field that’s usually high-tech and innovative, 2020 saw health authorities across Europe scramble to finance basic medical supplies, while others looked for simple solutions for COVID-19 infection spikes
I Got a Job: Czech ‘competitive edge’ from EU
Lukáš Kalus works with machining machines in the Czech Republic — machines that make parts for other machines. The job was created with backing from the European Investment Bank, the EU bank.
The Czech Republic and the EIB
Here’s one way the EU is supporting young people in the Czech Republic: the new campus of Masaryk University is putting Brno on the map as an educational centre. All for building a smarter
Who’s the ‘smartest’ in Central, Eastern and South-Eastern Europe?
Smart city investment in CESEE needs a boost all around compared to the rest of the EU, but some cities and regions are getting smarter
Against the economic cycle: Small businesses and offshore wind
The Investment Plan for Europe aims to make this a decade in which small and medium-sized businesses and innovative technologies find financial backing that might previously have been denied
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We improve the lives of citizens in the EU and beyond. We support small businesses, while enhancing climate action and innovation. We also focus on energy transition and urban sustainability. We create prosperity for all EU regions, so that they reach their full potential.
For smaller projects
(generally less than €25m)
For large projects
Get various types of advisory and technical assistance.
The EIB economic survey of investments in Czech Republic
The EIB, with the help of dozens of academics, practitioners and policymakers, surveyed 12,500 firms and 500 big cities across Europe to find out what is driving or holding back investment.
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