On January 20th, 2018, the AmCham Board of Directors held its annual strategic planning meeting where they outlined the following AmCham priorities in the area of Human Capital Development: – Future of work – Digital education and skills – Financial entrepreneurship – Educational reform (incl. Dual education) In order to align committee’s agenda with the […]
Brighter Prospects, Optimistic Markets, Challenges Ahead • Global economic activity continues to firm up. Global output is estimated to have grown by 3.7 percent in 2017, which is 0.1 percentage point faster than projected in the fall and ½ percentage point higher than in 2016. The pickup in growth has been broad based, with notable […]
Trade Winds Forum & Trade Mission 2017 – Connect to Business Opportunities in Southeast Europe: The American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria and Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry supported the U.S. Department of Commerce in organizing the largest U.S. trade mission to Bulgaria in the last decade!
On December 5th the AmCham Executive Committee met with the International Monetary Fund regular consultation mission under Article IV. The mission’s goal was to assess Bulgaria’s economic and financial development and discuss the country’s economic and financial policies. Mr. Alejandro Hajdenberg, IMF Resident Representative from Bulgaria and Romania, Mr. Kei Muraki, Real sector and structural […]
American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria and denkstatt Bulgaria launched a sustainability survey aimed to collect information on how sustainability practices are perceived and applied by companies in the country. The topic of “sustainable development” is seen as an integral part of our daily life and often it is used as a basis […]