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Thanksgiving Community Dinner on November 24th

24.11.2014

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18:30 - 22:30h

Kempinski Hotel Zografski Sofia, Sofia Grand Hall
How often are we grateful in our lives? Thanksgiving in the American tradition is the right time for ...
   

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Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP): SMEs Perspective

02.12.2014

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09:00 - 14:00h

Kempinski Hotel Zografski
The American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria and Confindustria Bulgaria have the pleasure to invite you to a ...
   

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AmCham General Assembly Meeting, December 8th

08.12.2014

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18:30 - 20:30h

Novotel Sofia
Dear Members, The AmCham General Assembly will take place on Monday, December 8th, 2014 at the Novotel Sofia...
   

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Past Events & Activities

 

  

22.10.2014 Six New Members Mix with the AmCham Community

Six AmCham members were warmly welcomed by Peter Lithgow, AmCham President, Solomon Passy, AmCham Board Member and Valentin Georgiev, Executive Director during the traditional Meet new members party on October 14th, 2014 held at the Radisson Blu Grand Hotel.

   

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10.10.2014 The U.S. Embassy Presents New Officers

The American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria and the U.S. Embassy had the traditional networking reception on October 2nd, 2014 to present the key officers and members of the U.S. Mission in Bulgaria. The event took place at the Grand Hotel Sofia where close to 80 members attended the event.

   

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30.09.2014 AmCham Bulgaria Meets with BSP Representatives

On September 30th, AmCham Board members met with representatives of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) in a series of political parties’ meetings following the publication of the 2014 White Paper. The BSP was represented by Evgeni Uzunov, deputy chair of BSP, Roumen Gechev, economic expert, Atanas Merdzhanov, member of the Executive committee (Ex Co), Boris Ivanov, head of the cabinet of the Chair of BSP, and Denitsa Karadzhova, member of Ex Co.

   

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Today's News

  

Topic of the Day

21.11.2014

Bulgaria Health Minister Urges Increased Awareness of Ebola Risk

Bulgarian authorities have reacted in an adequate and timely manner in the case of a patient with suspected Ebola-like symptoms but improvements are needed to ensure increased public awaraness of the threat, Health Minister Petar Moskov said on Friday, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) wrote.

   

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Politics

21.11.2014

Irina Bokova Is Likely Nominee For UN Head – French Media

The current UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova is among the nominees for next UN Secretary-General, writes the Bulgarian daily Standart, quoting the French Le Figaro. According to the French publication, Bokova was “convenient” both for the US and Russia and had the support of France, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) wrote.

   

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Economy

21.11.2014

Bulgaria Plans to Reintroduce 10% Bank Deposit Interest Tax

Bulgaria plans to increase tax on interest earned on bank deposits to 10% from next year, restoring the levy to its initial level, the head of budget commitee in Parliament Menda Stoyanova has said. In an interview with Trud daily Stoyanova said on Friday the current minority coalition government of cenytre-right GERB and right-wing Reformist Bloc would propose to Parliament to scrap the planned gradual reduction of the tax on interest on bank deposits and reintroduce it at 10%, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) wrote.

   

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Business

21.11.2014

Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Expects 4-5% Growth This Winter

Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova told Dnevnik.bg that she expects a growth of 4-5% in the number of tourists this winter season. “I expect a 4-5% growth, but the data is a bit chaotic still, so we could say for certain later,” Angelkova said. “We have set up an analysis task force, but I personally hope for a higher growth, considering the ski tournaments in Banski in February”, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) wrote.

   

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International

21.11.2014

Climate fund receives $9.3bn pledge

Thirty nations meeting in Berlin have pledged $9.3bn (£6bn) for a fund to help developing countries cut emissions and prepare for climate change. The Green Climate Fund was to have held at least $10bn by the end of 2014, so the pledge is just shy of the target. The South Korea-based fund aims to help nations invest in clean energy and green technology, BBC wrote.

   

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Announcements

 

  

11.11.2014

„NATO after the Wales Summit”, Presentation by Gen. Philip Breedlove, NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe

„NATO after the Wales Summit”, Presentation by Gen. Philip Breedlove, NATO Supreme Allied Commander Europe

   

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18.08.2014

#truSofia HR and Recruitment Disruptive Tech Unconference Agenda

#truSofia - the first unconference event for HR and Recruitment professionals anounces the #truAgenda: Join the conversation on 21 August from 10:30 AM @ Vivacom Art hall

   

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Member Updates

 

 

21.11.2014

The application deadline for Forbes Business Awards 2014 is being prolonged to November 28

   

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14.11.2014

INVESTOR Forex Forum – Investment as a manner of living

"Inter Expo Center" - Sofia will host the third edition of the unique investment and forex trading conference in Bulgaria - INVESTOR Forex Forum. The event will be held on November 28, and will bring together Bulgarian and foreign professionals, investors and traders, as well as representatives of the investment community.

   

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14.11.2014

Have a Very Merry Christmas Party at Hilton Sofia

The Hilton Sofia Christmas Party package includes irresistible culinary offers – choose one of the options: • The Hilton Family Christmas Table (all festive delights will be plattered) • International or Bulgarian four course Christmas menu • Sumptuous festive buffet featuring salad station, cold cuts & seafood corners, main courses, cheese station and sweet temptations • Festive drinks package: complimentary welcome drink, served in our Christmas Garden, selection of soft drinks, ½ bottle of local wine, mineral water, coffee & tea Price per person: BGN 66.00

   

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12.11.2014

Delicious Thanksgiving with a Takeaway Box from Kempinski Hotel Zografski

   

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12.11.2014

Forbes Business Awards 2014 continues to accept applications

   

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11.11.2014

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko Introduces New Panorama Suite and a Number of Renewed Facilities

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko Introduces New Panorama Suite and a Number of Renewed Facilities

   

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10.11.2014

Your Corporate Christmas Party at Grand Hotel Sofia

Christmas Party in Grand Hotel Sofia

   

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