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Presentation of EBRD Transition Report 2014

03.02.2015

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17:00 - 19:00h

European Commission Representation on 124, Rakovski St.
Dear Members, You are kindly invited to the presentation of EBRD Transition Report for Bulgaria (2014) on Tuesday, ...
   

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AmCham Tax Committee Business Breakfast with PwC

06.02.2015

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09:00 - 11:00h

Grand Hotel Sofia, Sofia Conference Hall
Topic: Global Development on related parties' transactions: Possible future developments in Bulgaria 08:30 - 09:00 Registration 09:00 - ...
   

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Past Events & Activities

 

  

22.01.2015 AUBG President Elaborates on the Culture of Engagement

Kevin Aspegren, President of AUBG, was the keynote speaker at a business breakfast organized jointly by the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria (AmCham) and AUBG, and hosted at AUBG’s Sofia headquarters – Elieff Center for Education and Culture on January 16th 2015. The topic of the event, “Talent Management in the Entrepreneurial World”, fit right into AUBG’s latest trend of nurturing and supporting entrepreneurship in education.

   

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15.01.2015 U.S. Chamber of Commerce: State of American Business 2015

   

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09.01.2015 AmCham Bulgaria Condemns Barbaric Act of Terrorism in a Condolence Letter to the Ambassador of France

   

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Today's News

  

Topic of the Day

30.01.2015

AmCham Meeting with the Prime Minister focuses on the government agenda and priorities in 2015

The stability of Bulgaria is of primary importance and it depends very much on the stability of the government, said Boyko Borissov, Prime Minister of Bulgaria in front of AmCham members and media on Jan. 30, 2015.

   

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Politics

30.01.2015

Bulgaria’s Reformist Bloc asks for Financial Supervision Commission’s resignation

Coalitional partner of Bulgarian mandate-holder - the Reformist Bloc, asked for the resignation of the Financial Supervision Commission (FSC). Rightist coalition’s co-chairperson Radan Kanev announced the position of his parliamentary group speaking at parliament, Focus wrote.

   

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Economy

30.01.2015

Dimitar Kostov to Head Bank Supervision Unit of Bulgarian National Bank

Ivan Iskrov, Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) has submitted to Parliament a proposal for the appointment of Dimitar Kostov as head of the Bank Supervision unit of BNB. The proposal was tabled at around 4 pm on Thursday, according to the press office of BNB, as cited by Darik radio. Kostov is currently member of the Managing Board of BNB and heads its Banking unit, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) wrote.

   

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Business

30.01.2015

Slovakia Proposes Gas Interconnection to Romania and Bulgaria

Slovakia's gas pipeline operator Eurostream is proposing to Bulgaria and Romania to build an interconnection to reduce their dependence on Russian gas supplies, Reuters has reported.

   

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International

30.01.2015

Greece agrees EU-Russia sanctions, defends its rights

The new Greek government has agreed to impose more EU sanctions on Russia, while defending its right to shape European foreign policy. Foreign ministers in Brussels on Thursday (29 January) extended the Russia blacklist for six months, promised to add extra names, and began preparations for a fresh round of economic sanctions, EU Observer wrote.

   

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Announcements

 

  

05.01.2015

9th Annual Meeting: Government Meets Business

Capital in partnership with AmCham Bulgaria organizes: 9th Annual Meeting Government Meets Business January 20th, 2015 Sofia Hotel Balkan 20% off the registration fee for AmCham members.

   

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18.12.2014

Select USA Investment Summit, 23-24 March 2015

What does the Summit offer? Unique networking opportunities and online matchmaking Insights from high-profile CEOs and U.S. government leaders Break-out sessions with practical information about issues, trends, and resources A trade show featuring the connections investors need at U.S. state, regional and local economic development organizations

   

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Member Updates

 

 

29.01.2015

Urgently needed reforms of the healthcare. Where do we go now?

The healthcare reform by the Minister of Health - Dr. Petar Moskov, will be focus of the health debate, organized by Puls.bg together with Club Investor.bg, held on February, 10 in Sofia Hotel Balkan.

   

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29.01.2015

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko Surprises Its Guests With Аn Abundance of Culinary Novelties This Winter Season

This winter season, Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko offers to its guests a mix of surprising culinary offerings. The hotel’s fine-dining Mediterranean restaurant Come Prima introduces a brand new concept – a themed buffet-style dinner with live music, dedicated to the Italian all-time favourite dish – pasta. The Pasta Night is held every Tuesday and the guests are invited to select a type of home-made pasta together with their desired seasoning and ingredients. The whole dish is then prepared in front of them by the hotel’s talented chefs in the only open kitchen in the region. The guests also have the option to make their own salad by choosing from a lavish gallery of salad products and to taste a rich assortment of tantalizing desserts.

   

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28.01.2015

PwC's mini MBA programme - the Value of Knowledge

The second edition of our exclusive mini MBA programme is about to start in February! It is focused on developing the most important business skills in 9 interactive sessions designed to offer insight into successful business strategies and their practical application.

   

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20.01.2015

AmCham Supports Innovation Explorer Day

Organizers are Capital and Innovation Starter Box, which gather in Sofia the top 20 global innovative companies like PIXAR, CITRIX, SIT, HPI School of Design Thinking, Geppetto Avatars, IICO etc. They will present the trends in the key categories of innovation: Creativity, Disruptive Innovation, Open Innovation, New product development, Social innovation; together with the key methodologies to solve business problems and generate creative ideas: Design Thinking, Systematic Inventive Thinking, Lean and Lean Startup.

   

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16.01.2015

Book Early & Save with Hilton Sofia

The Earlier You Book, The More You Save At Hilton Sofia we know better than anyone what a meeting planner requires to be successful, after all our company has been helping people book meetings for almost 100 years! Book an confirm your meeting now for 2015 and get 2% savings per advance booked month on you total hotel spend* defined in the event contract. Example: Book & confirm your meeting in February 2015 taking place in November 2015. 16% total savings (March-October – each 2%) Up to 20% savings maximum possible Book and confirm your event at Hilton Sofia until 30.04.2015 taking place before 31.12.2015 To find out more call 00359 2 933 5024/25/57 or e-mail: sofia.events@hilton.com!

   

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14.01.2015

Forbes announced its winners 2014

Forbes Bulgaria handed out for fourth consecutive year its business awards that distinguish good business practices and encourage the entrepreneurial spirit in Bulgaria. Late last night on the official ceremony in Kempinski Hotel Zografski in Sofia, Forbes announced the winners in the eight categories of Forbes Business Awards 2014.

   

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08.01.2015

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko Celebrated Christmas According to the Julian Calendar with a Festive Arts Programme

On 7 January, Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko organised festive dinners at its restaurants along with exciting live entertainment shows in celebration of Christmas Day according to the Julian calendar. The fine-dining Mediterranean restaurant Come Prima offered an exquisite festive menu served under the sounds of musical band Taboo.

   

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