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We are slowly moving towards 2020 and we look back upon quite a busy second half of 2019. We introduced a new direction, supported by a new logo and many, different events. Moreover, in the first quarter of 2020, we will launch a completely new website.

It is your turn now. What do you think? 

The NCCC Traders by Nature connect people to create a sustainable positive impact on well-being and prosperity. On people, society and the environment.

How can we further support you? How could we increase our cooperation? What kind of events would you like to participate in? Or co-organise with us? How could we together increase our impact?

We would love to hear from you and continue our journey together.

We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy 2020 in all well-being and good prosperity.

Bastiaan Brouns
Director NCCC Traders by Nature

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New Year's Reception 2020

16 January 2020
18.00–20.00 (Registration 17.45–18.00)

Ambassador's Residence
Slavíčkova 10, Prague 6

Enter the New Year 2020 with a traditional reception hosted by H.E. Kees J.R. Klompenhouwer, Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands. RSVP latest by 10 January and register on our website.

What is Your Digital Work Future?

11 February 2020

8.30–11.00, Registration 8.15–8:30

EY, Florentinum
Na Florenci 2116/15, Prague 1

NCCC: Traders by Nature and EY invite you to a seminar about the future of our work, which will be inevitably more and more connected with the digital environment.
More information and registration soon on our website.


The Workplace of The Future: Well-being and Sustainability in the Work Environment
24 October 2019
Techo premises

Trully inspiring was the seminar prepared by Royal Ahrend/TECHO and CBRE with strong participation of the Rabobank Peell and Zuid. Hosted by Royal Ahrend/TECHO in their spectacular Prague-Hostivař showroom, this mini-seminar connected the current economic employment situation with the role offices will play in the strategies of companies now and in the future.
View the photo gallery at our webpage or visit our YouTube channel for a short video impression.

Circular Economy: What’s in it for us? (Prague)

29 October 2019
Impact Hub Praha

This autumn we organised two workshops on Circular Economy: What's in it for us? with Cyril Klepek from Cyrkl, Burza druhotných surovin. We learned why to start with the application of circular economy in our organisations and most importantly, how. Visit our website for the photogallery or watch a short video impression on our YouTube channel.

“Brown goes Green” Conference

5 November 2019
Cubex Centre Prague

The Czech Green Building Council celebrates 10 years of its existence. The conference was the only event in the Czech Republic with a complete view on sustainable building. It hosted lectures and panel discussions of prominent figures of the contemporary architecture, green construction and state administration. View colourful photo galery on the conference website.

BAMM! Business Active Match Mixer

4 December 2019
Nuance Restaurant

Our last event of the 2019 year was characterised by active matchmaking. We made use of a special application where thanks to registering and providing some details, participants could be sure beforehand that they would meet the people they wanted to meet. Photo gallery is available on our website.

During our BAMM! event you generously supported the Namaste Care project for people suffering from dementia. Partly also thanks to us Namaste's fund raising campaign was successful with 136%! Thank you all, once again and book their website to stay informed: Namaste Care website.


Impact HUB

We warmly welcome our new Patron member, the company Impact Hub. The Impact Hub is an inspiring space with endless opportunities for everyone. All 4 locations in Prague, Brno and Ostrava with the total area of 7,700 m2 host more than 1,200 large events and 9,000 meetings in their conference and meeting rooms every year. Visit their website to choose the one suitable for you:

Javarex s.r.o.

We cordially welcome our new Corporate member Javarex s.r.o., container supplier company established in 2000. Learn more about what they can offer you and visit their website


And we also cordially welcome our new Corporate member Hackerly, with whom you can hack human horizon. Give it a try and book a coffee with them using their website

Personal Membership

We also cordially welcome our new member Hans Weber, who joined us as a personal member.

Salvation Army: Christmas Gifts That Help

Take a look at these irresistible pieces that will bring not only joy to your beloved ones, but also a good feeling to you - because by purchasing them, you will support the homeless people. Find out how on our website.

WANTED: Dutch Speakers in Prague Who Want to Practice Their Czech

The Dutch department of the Charles University in Prague is looking for Dutch speakers who want to practice their Czech with native speakers. Learn more on our website.

ING has been recognized as the Top Responsible Large Company for 2019 according to BpS TOP Responsible Company, a unique independent rating of large and small companies in the Czech Republic. ING was chosen within the group of the 25 best ranked companies partaking in the competition. Read more on our website.

Artificial Inteligence is no Longer an Unattainable Idea

More than 60% of Czech companies plan to invest in AI and its future use in various areas. Most plan to invest by the end of 2019 or in the next two years. Read a short study by. Read more details from the EY and Hospodářská komora České republiky (the Czech Chamber of Commerce) on our website.

According to a CBRE recent research – The Proptech Index 2019 – 70% of occupiers from Central and Eastern Europe intend to raise their level of real estate technology investment in the next few years mostly in a more people-centric direction. Read a report from the study on our website.

With plans to revitalize and cultivate the trees, CTP, the largest owner and operator of industrial parks in Central and Eastern Europe, acquires forest near Mladá Boleslav. What particulary they intend to do, read on our website.

VEEM.Legal: The Dutch Banking Association (NVB) has announced that it will be easier for companies outside the Netherlands to apply for a bank account with a Dutch bank. This is thanks to an initiative of ING, ABN AMRO and Rabobank, together with NVB and a number of public parties. Find the article on our website.

What is the best store in the Czech Republic? Albert in Olomouc became the absolute winner of the Diamond Quality League. Since remodeling this Olomouc store last summer the response from customers is very positive, which is proven by their growing number and spends. Read more details on our website.

Huisman Manufacturing is celebrating its 90th anniversary as a leading designer and manufacturer of innovative and step changing technical solutions, to the world's leading companies in the renewables, oil & gas, civil and entertainment industries. To read about their history as well as future plans, including Huisman Konstrukce in the Czech Republic, please visit our website.

CBRE was responsible for the interior design and project management of the newly opening office as well as providing negotiation services for leasing the new space. The new office of will support services on the Czech and Slovak market. Read more on our website.

EY Study: Uncertainty Reigns Across International Tax Landscape

79% of global executives describe international tax environment as “uncertain”. 82% experienced tax authority challenges to their transfer pricing over the past three years. Greatest impact of global tax reform to be felt in fundamental transfer pricing rules. Read more from the ”Transfer Pricing and International Tax Survey 2019” on our website.

National Gallery Prague will pay homage to Rembrandt van Rijn, one of the world's greatest artist. On the occasion of the 350th anniversary of master's death, National Gallery will be staging the representative exhibition "Inside Rembrandt".
Follow our website for more details.

One of the most prominent and architecturally interesting buildings on the street Na Příkopě has changed owner. It has been acquired by Mint Investments for its private clients. The seller was represented in the transaction by CBRE. Read more on our website.

According to a survey conducted by EY and the AMSP ČR (Czech Association of SMEs and Sole Traders), corruption remains a major problem for Czech entrepreneurs and managers. Read more on our website.

The Real Estate Fund from the Czech Fund family acquired the Olomouc City Shopping Centre. With this acquisition the DRFG Investment Group manages the first primarily leisure-oriented property in its portfolio. Find our more on our website.

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