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New AmCham event: M2M Monthly Executive Meeting

28.04.2015

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16:00 - 19:00h

Novotel Sofia
AmCham Bulgaria invites its members to the first M2M Monthly Executive Meeting to take place on April 28, ...
   

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AmCham Public Procurement and EU Funding Advisory Committee Meeting, May 7th

07.05.2015

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09:00 - 10:30h

4A Slaveikov Sq. Sofia
AMCHAM PUBLIC PROCUREMENT AND EU FUNDING ADVISORY COMMITTEE cordially invites you to a working meeting on May 7th, ...
   

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Past Events & Activities

 

  

08.04.2015 Forty Candidates Take Part in the Third Round of “100 Jobs” Meetings

Almost forty (40) socially disadvantaged university students ran for more than 20 available positions in the companies during the third speed dating event of the “100 jobs” initiative on April 8th, 2015 at the American Corner Sofia. Ten AmCham member companies participated: Comverse, Ernst & Young, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Mobiltel, PricewaterhouseCoopers, Regus, SITEL, UniCredit Bulbank and VIVACOM.

   

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03.04.2015 Krassimira Chemishanska of Amgen Becomes AmCham President

Board of Directors elected at the position of the president Ms Krassimira Chemishanska, General Manager of Amgen Bulgaria.

   

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25.03.2015 Five New Members Join AmCham

   

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Today's News

  

Topic of the Day

23.04.2015

AIG Opens New Shared Services Center in Sofia

American International Group, Inc. ( AIG ) officially opened a new Shared Services Centre (SSC) in Sofia, Bulgaria on April 23 during a grand opening ceremony attended by Peter D. Hancock, President and Chief Executive Officer of AIG, and Meglena Kuneva, Deputy Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria. The centre will support AIG's insurance operations in 17 countries across Europe with Claims, Policy Servicing, Accounts Receivable, and Travel Assistance services, Businesswire reported.

   

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Politics

24.04.2015

Bulgarian and Romanian governments to hold joint meeting

The Romanian government headed by prime minister Victor Ponta and the Bulgarian government led by Prime Minister Boiko Borissov are convening in a joint meeting in Craiova on April 24 to discuss regional projects and stalling Schengen accession efforts, the Romanian government said, Sofia Globe reported.

   

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Economy

24.04.2015

EU Court 'Convicts Bulgaria of Breaching Antitrust Law'

The European Court of Justice (ECJ) convicted Bulgaria of having breached antitrust rules during its transition to digital broadcasting. According to the court, Bulgaria breached three European directives on competition by limiting the enterprises capable of working as multiplex operators to two.

   

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Business

24.04.2015

Investors: Bulgaria does not develop

“A lack of development” – this is the conclusion of the traditional annual report on business climate among German investors in Bulgaria, Standart daily reads. The survey of the German-Bulgarian Chamber of Industry and Commerce was carried out among 107 companies.

   

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International

24.04.2015

Switzerland is 'world's happiest' country in new poll

Switzerland topped the third annual World Happiness index produced by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network (SDSN), an initiative under the United Nations. It was closely followed by Iceland, Denmark, Norway and Canada, BBC wrote.

   

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Announcements

 

  

20.04.2015

New Symphony Orchestra in Sofia Concerts

   

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14.04.2015

Spring Ball of Industry and Employers

The Confederation of the Employers and Industrialists in Bulgaria /KRIB/ has the pleasure to invite you to the Spring Ball of Industry and Employers, which will take place on pril 29, 2015 at 7 p.m. at Inter Expo Center, Sofia. The official ceremony of the event will include a presentation of the Annual awards of the Confederation of Employers and Industrialists in Bulgaria "KRIB – Quality, Growth, Innovations from Bulgaria".

   

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Member Updates

 

 

24.04.2015

American College Sofia Invitation

When: April 27, 28, and 29, 7 P.M. Where, Whitaker Auditorium, Ostrander Hall, ACS Campus Tickets: adults - 6 lv., students - 3 lv.

   

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24.04.2015

Kinstellar Organizes International Energy Seminar

The Bulgarian Power Exchange – in anticipation of the launch – an international energy seminar organized by Kinstellar. Among the keynote speakers are the CEO of the Hungarian Power Exchange, the CEO of the Independent Bulgarian Energy Exchange, the Head of the Bulgarian Energy and Water Regulatory Commission and senior Kinstellar Partners.

   

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24.04.2015

April Wine Affair Dinner at Hilton Sofia

Wine Affair Dinner on 29 April 2015, as of 19:00 Wine selection by Dimitar Kostadinov, owner of Zagreus Winery Tempting five-course menu created by Executive Chef Andre Tokev Price per person BGN 99.00 To book, please contact Asen Asenov, Food & beverage Manager at Hilton Sofia via e-mail: asen.asenov@hilton.com or mobile: 0898 663510

   

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22.04.2015

Meeting with Dessislava Fessenko, Counsel at Kinstellar

   

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17.04.2015

Mtel‘s Customers Will Receive a New Invoice with More Information and Modern Design

Starting from May all Mtel clients will receive an invoice with a new design and content, the telecom announced on a special press conference on the 8th of April, 2015. The changes were made after a sociological survey conducted among the company’s clients carried out by GfK Bulgaria.

   

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15.04.2015

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko Organised Multiple Charity Initiatives in April

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko supported various social causes this April. Yesterday, the hotel invited the children from the local centre for children with multiple disabilities, Zdravets, for a fun day of entertaining activities. In the afternoon, the management team welcomed the little guests with a delicious lunch buffet at Bella Vista Bar & Lounge, full of appetising snacks, tasty desserts, fresh fruits and juices. Afterwards, some of the kids enjoyed the indoor swimming pool and the bubbly Jacuzzi at the hotel spa centre, while the others played games at the Kids’ Club.

   

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08.04.2015

AES and NEK reach an agreement for the amendment to the Galabovo PPA

AES 3C Maritza East I (AES Galabovo) reached an agreement with the National Electricity Company (NEK) for an amendment to the Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) that the plant has with NEK. A Heads of Terms Agreement (HTA) was executed on Wednesday, April 8th with NEK.

   

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