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AmCham Human Resources Committee Meeting, September 16th

16.09.2015

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08:30 - 10:30h

4A Slaveikov Sq., Sofia
AMCHAM HUMAN RESOURCES COMMITTEE Cordially invites you to a working meeting on September 16th, 2015 (Wednesday) ...
   

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Past Events & Activities

 

  

15.07.2015 Business Associations Publicize an Open Letter regarding amendments to the Energy Act and the Renewable Energy Act

The undersigned chambers Advantage Austria in Bulgaria, American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria, British Bulgarian Business Asociation and Confindustria Bulgaria representing the interests of companies invested tens billions leva in the Bulgarian energy and economy, we turn to the Bulgarian Parliament, the government and society on the occasion of our serious concerns related to the recently announced proposals for new amendments to the Energy Act and the Renewable Energy Act.

   

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06.07.2015 AmCham Marks July Fourth for the Twentieth Year

AmCham Bulgaria celebrated the twentieth year of the Independence Day on July Fourth at the American College of Sofia with close to 3,000 guests. The chamber honored the Two Hundred and Thirty-Ninth Anniversary of the Declaration of Independence of the United States of America.

   

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26.06.2015 Business Breakfast with Deloitte Bulgaria

Find attached the presentations from the event.

   

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Today's News

  

Topic of the Day

21.08.2015

ContourGlobal: If NEK Pays Debts in Time, Maritsa East Mines Will not See Payment Delays

The Bulgarian National Electricity Company (NEK) owes ContourGlobal Maritsa East 3 BGN 388 million (about EUR 194 million), while the power plant operator owes the state-owned Maritsa East Mines BGN 189 million (about EUR 94.5 million). ContourGlobal will pay its dues, as soon as it receives the amounts due by NEK, the company said in a statement released Thursday, qouted by publics.bg.

   

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Politics

21.08.2015

Bulgaria Not Doing Enough to Combat Cross Border Bribery

Bulgaria is among countries doing little or no effort to combat foreign bribery, a Transparency International report shows. In its Progress Report 2015: Assessing Enforcement of the OECD Convention on Combating Foreign Bribery [PDF], the organization says cross-border bribery "has enormous negative consequences for the populations of affected countries".

   

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Economy

21.08.2015

Energy Renovation of Bulgarian Homes project to reduce household expenditures: MP

“Realisation of the Energy Renovation of Bulgarian Homes project is important for the country’s spocial and economic stability as more resources will remain after reducing household expenditures, which will lead to higher consumption on the part of citizens,” said MP Delyan Dobrev, Chairperson of the parliamentary Energy Committee, speaking during a visit to the district of Ruse, the press centre of the Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria (CEDB) party announced.

   

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Business

21.08.2015

10%Growth in New Online Stores in Bulgaria

The creation of new online stores in Bulgaria over the past six months, from February to July inclusive, grew by nearly 10 percent. This was announced by the hosting company, SuperHosting.BG, citing data types online platforms installed by its customers, IT Jobs reported.

   

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International

21.08.2015

Tsipras resigns, calls for September election

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras resigned yesterday (20 August), hoping to strengthen his hold on power in snap elections after seven months in office in which he fought Greece's creditors for a better bailout deal but had to cave in. Tsipras did not give a date for the new polls but they are expected to be held on 20 September, the state news agency ANA said, citing government sources,EurActiv wrote.

   

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Announcements

 

  

16.07.2015

The Godfather Live at NDK, November 7-8, 2015

   

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15.07.2015

Gregory Porter Live in NDK, October 18th

   

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Member Updates

 

 

19.08.2015

World’s Stevie Awards Announces Bulgarian Maxim Behar as Chairman of the Year for 2015

Leading Bulgarian PR expert Maxim Behar has scooped gold as Chairman of the Year at the 2015 International Business Awards, often dubbed "the Business Oscars". Mr Behar, picked among 1800 contenders from across the globe, has thus ranked among the handful of international winners in the Stevie Awards' Management Category for this year.

   

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19.08.2015

CEZ supports competition “Climate Cup for the European businesses”

"CEZ Electro Bulgaria" supports the Sofia Energy Agency SOFENA - "Climate Cup for European businesses". The race to save energy for small and medium enterprises will last for one year - until June 1, 2016.

   

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11.08.2015

Rewarding weekends with culinary delights and music entertainment at Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko

   

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31.07.2015

Citi Named Best Corporate/Institutional Digital Bank in Bulgaria by Global Finance

Citi was named the “Best Corporate/Institutional Digital Bank in Bulgaria in the 16th edition of Global Finance magazine’s annual competition “World’s Best Digital Banks”. This is the 9th consecutive win for Bulgaria. Citi also leads the league table in all other countries in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), including Russia and Ukraine.

   

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30.07.2015

The Art and Science of Coaching

This autumn it is the 6th time when OD&M Consulting and Erickson College International organize the only international certification coaching program in Bulgaria, accredited by ICF Global (International Coach Federation).

   

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28.07.2015

Viva Mexico! Carna Asada & Taquisa by Robin Villarreal - 8th of August at Premier Luxury Mountain Resort

   

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20.07.2015

BBQ, Sushi cooking classes and DJ Chill-Out Afternoon around the pool this weekend at Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko

BBQ, Sushi cooking classes and DJ Chill-Out Afternoon around the pool this weekend at Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko

   

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