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Networking Reception

02.10.2014

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18:30 - 20:30h

Grand Hotel Sofia Garden Sofia
The American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria is pleased to invite its members to a Networking Reception On ...
   

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Past Events & Activities

 

  

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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29.09.2014 AmCham Bulgaria Meets with Reformist Block’s representatives

After the publication of its 2014 White Paper, AmCham Bulgaria is pleased to announce its second meeting with one of the alliances which will participate in the elections on October 5, 2014.

   

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23.09.2014 AmCham Bulgaria Launches 2014 White Paper, Meets with GERB representatives

Following the launch of its 2014 White Paper, AmCham Bulgaria is pleased to announce its first meeting with one of the parties which will take part in the upcoming elections on October 5, 2014. On September 23, AmCham Board members met with representatives of the political party GERB. The party was represented by Ms. Rumyana Buchvarova and Mr. Tomislav Dontchev, members of GERB Executive Committee. The following AmCham Board members took part in the meeting: Peter Lithgow, president, Alex Nestor, vice-president, George Brashnarov, Nemetschek Bulgaria, Diana Pazaitova, Fama Consulting, Solomon Passy, Atlantic Club Bulgaria, and Valentin Georgiev, executive director.

   

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Today's News

  

Topic of the Day

02.10.2014

Borissov’s GERB holds strong lead ahead of October 5 elections – poll

Boiko Borissov’s centre-right GERB party continues to hold a strong lead a few days ahead of Bulgaria’s October 5 early parliamentary elections, with 34 per cent of voter support, according to a poll by Alpha Research agency. The poll, done between September 28 and 30, found support for GERB largely unchanged since the previous poll by Alpha Research, arguably Bulgaria’s most credible opinion polling agency, The Sofia Globe wrote.

   

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Politics

02.10.2014

Bulgaria EU Commissioner candidate to be heard before EP

Bulgaria’s European Commissioner candidate, Kristalina Georgieva, will defend her nomination for a second mandate as representative of the European Commission (EC) before the European Parliament (EP) on Thursday, bTV reported. Ms Georgieva has already answered to six written questions of Members of the European Parliament (MEP), Focus wrote.

   

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Economy

02.10.2014

Bulgaria’s Caretaker Govt Approves Draft Update of Budget 2014

Bulgaria’s caretaker government has approved a draft budget update. The proposal for the update of Budget 2014 was discussed with representatives of employer organizations and trade unions Wednesday morning but they refused to back the measure, according to reports of the Bulgarian National Radio, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) wrote.

   

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Business

02.10.2014

President Plevneliev: Bulgaria's Trade with Germany Increased by 64% in 2009-2013

Foreign trade between Bulgaria and Germany increased by 64% between 2009 and 2013, President Rosen Plevneliev said, Wednesday. Since 2010, French companies and institutions have had a strong position in Bulgaria, said Plevneliev, who awarded the ex-French Ambassador Philippe Autie and current German Ambassador Matthias Hoepfner with Stara Planina order at an official ceremony, Wednesday, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) wrote.

   

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International

02.10.2014

EU-Turkey Readmission Agreement Enters Into Force

The Readmission Agreement between Turkey and the EU entered into force on October 1. EU Commissioner Cecilia Malmstrom welcomed the entry into force of the agreement, stressing that it concluded a long process and represented a significant step forward, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) wrote.

   

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Announcements

 

  

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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27.03.2014

BAPRA Bright Awards 2014 application deadline extended

Bulgarian Association of PR Agencies (BAPRA) announces an extension of the application deadline for participation in the fifth jubilee edition of BAPRA Bright Awards. Because of the ongoing great interest of the participants, application forms can be submitted online until 3 April, 2014, not later than 23:59, at www.bapra.bg/2014. Campaigns must be implemented by PR agencies and internal PR departments in the period March 2013-February 2014.

   

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Member Updates

 

 

02.10.2014

Ribbon Cutiing Ceremony of American English Academy, Oct. 7th

   

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01.10.2014

Welcome to Octoberfest Weeks at Kempinski Hotel Zografski Sofia!

For the second year in a row Kempinski Hotel Zografski Sofia celebrates one of the most famous events in Germany and the largest beer festival in the world. Welcome and experience the Bavarian tradition at Intermezzo Lobby Bar with original beer from selected breweries, authentic culinary creations prepared by our Executive Chef Andrey Stoilov, good time and good mood shared with friends or business partners.

   

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01.10.2014

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko Brings Haute Cuisine to Bansko with Limited Edition White Truffle Menu

For a second consecutive year, Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko will surprise guests with a luxurious treat – an exclusive white truffle menu. From 24 October to 6 November, guests are invited to savour a selection of gourmet specialities made with the world’s most expensive ingredient at Come Prima Restaurant.

   

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24.09.2014

Coface Roundtable on Export Financing and Protection from Non-payment Risks

The roundtable will take place at Plovdiv Technical fair on Sept. 29th.

   

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19.09.2014

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko organises Kids party

As per tradition, just a day before the start of the school year, Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko organised a fun day of games and surprises for its employees’ children. The annual Children Staff Party took place this Sunday, 14 September, on the terrace of Bella Vista Bar & Lounge. More than 40 kids of all ages joined the party and played joyfully together. In attendance, a seven-month-old baby was the littlest member of the Kempinski family, which gets bigger and bigger every year. Happy parents took time to spend the last day of the summer vacation together with their children and to participate in various interesting activities with them.

   

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19.09.2014

Oktoberfest Celebration at Hilton Sofia

The Oktoberfest celebration at Hilton Sofia promises authentic bavarian atmosphere and culinary temptations. DJ Carsten from Muenster, Germany, will take care of the entertainment.

   

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18.09.2014

Sunday Brunch at Kempinski Hotel Zografski - delicious food, cozy atmosphere, wonderful mood!

Every Sunday from 11.30 h to 15.30 h. Intermezzo Lobby bar at Kempinski Hotel Zografski becomes the centre of the most delicious brunch in town!

   

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