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Business After Hours Cocktail with EVS Translations

26.05.2015

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17:00 - 19:00h

American Corner, Sofia City Library
AmCham and EVS Translations invite members to a Business After Hours Cocktail on May 26th 2015 from 5pm to ...
   

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AmCham Healthcare Committee, May 27th

27.05.2015

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16:30 - 18:00h

Sofia City Library, 4A Slaveykov Sq. Sofia
AMCHAM HEALTHCARE COMMITTEE Cordially invites you to a working meeting on May 27th /Wednesday/, 2015 American Corner Sofia,  Sofia ...
   

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AmCham Quality Management Working Group Meeting, June 3rd

03.06.2015

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17:00 - 18:30h

4A Slaveikov Sq Sofia
AMCHAM QUALITY MANAGEMENT WORKING GROUP cordially invites you to a working meeting on June 3rd (Wednesday), ...
   

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Past Events & Activities

 

  

15.05.2015 Government and Ambassadors Agree on Urgency of Judicial Reform

Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva, Minister of Justice Hristo Ivanov, US Ambassador to Bulgaria Marcie Ries, the French ambassador Xavier Lapeyre de Cabanes and chargé d’Affaires a.i., Embassy of Italy in Sofia Emanuele Pollio were adamant that Bulgaria faces an urgent need to strengthen the rule of law and fight corruption. The statements were made at the forum of AmCham Bulgaria, Confindustria and French-Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry on the rule of law and judicial reform held on May 14th.

   

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13.05.2015 Sixty Meetings Take Place at First M2M Event

An impressive number of sixty four (64) business to business meetings were held at the first M2M Monthly Executive Meeting event organized by the AmCham on April 28, 2015. The members had the opportunity to meet fellow AmCham members from a specific sector at a speed matchmaking event hosted by Novotel Sofia. At the tete-a-tete meetings the participating companies elaborated in detail on their business activities and upcoming projects.

   

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09.04.2015 Radoslav Rizov with Microsoft Elected Co-chair of Public Procurement Committee

Radoslav Rizov, Expert Projects & Programmes Esta Ert in service of Microsoft was elected as co-chair of the Public Procurement Committee at its meeting on April 1st, 2015 at the American Corner. Mr. Rizov is a highly motivated professional with experience in public procurement and EU grant schemes.

   

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Today's News

  

Topic of the Day

22.05.2015

Controversies hit local government in Bulgaria six months ahead of elections

Six months ahead of mayoral and municipal elections in Bulgaria, a series of scandals has begun at local government level, from allegations against mayors of various towns to a massive upsurge in address changes seen as attempts at manipulating vote outcomes. Prosecutors are having a busy time as media exposes succeed one another, Sofia Globe commented.

   

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Politics

22.05.2015

Bulgaria's Neynski 'In Talks over Turkey Mission'

Nadezhda Neynsky, a former Bulgarian Foreign Minister (1997-2001), has said she has entered talks to take over Bulgaria's Embassy in Ankara. Neynsky told the Bulgarian National Television on Thursday that she could not comment on the procedure, but added she was "ready to work for the Bulgarian national interest".

   

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Economy

22.05.2015

Bulgarian Dairy Farmers to Stage National Protest, Block Road

Bulgarian dairy farmers will stage a national protest on Friday due to the low purchasing price of milk and the lack of state strategy and support for the livestock breeding sector. The producers are intending to block the traffic on the road between the towns of Dimitrovgrad and Haskovo on two occasions.

   

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Business

22.05.2015

Bulgaria external storage market set for strong growth – IDC

Bulgaria’s total storage hardware market grew 6.8 per cent in 2014, reaching $14.1 million in vendor revenue, as capacity increased by 50 per cent to 28 petabyte and was poised to continue growing, technology market analysis firm IDC said on May 21, Sofia Globe wrote.

   

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International

22.05.2015

Parliament puts development aid objectives in the spotlight

The European Parliament has called on member states to honour their promise of dedicating 0.7% of gross national product to development aid by 2020. France hopes to sidestep binding time limits. EurActiv France reports. MEPs adopted a resolution on 19 May, giving member states five more years to meet their official development assistance targets.

   

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Announcements

 

  

07.05.2015

EuroDIG 2015: Shaping the internet together. On 4 - 5 June 2015 in Sofia

   

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07.05.2015

Golden Apple Awards - June 1st, 2015

The National Network for Children organizes The Golden Apple Awards on June 1st, 2015

   

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Member Updates

 

 

22.05.2015

All Companies Members of AmCham are Invited to participate in Postbank Business Run

61 teams have been registered so far at Postbank Business Run inter-company racing on June 7th which will take place in Business Park Sofia. This is the third corporative relay-race organized by “Begach” club (www.businessrun.begach.com) and supported by Postbank (www.postbank.bg) and all companies members of AmCham are invited to participate.

   

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22.05.2015

All Companies Members of AmCham are Invited to participate in Postbank Business Run

61 teams have been registered so far at Postbank Business Run inter-company racing on June 7th which will take place in Business Park Sofia. This is the third corporative relay-race organized by “Begach” club (www.businessrun.begach.com) and supported by Postbank (www.postbank.bg) and all companies members of AmCham are invited to participate.

   

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18.05.2015

CFO Forum 2015

The 4th annual gathering of financial professionals in Bulgaria CFO Forum 2015 will be held on 10 June 2015 at the Sofia Hotel Balkan.

   

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18.05.2015

TOP OFFER UP TO 50% OFF at the Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko

   

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13.05.2015

Around the World in a Day on 7 June 2015!

On June 7th 2015, Hilton Sofia will be hosting the Around the World in a Day charity event for a third year in a row. The aim of the initiative is to collectively complete the circumference of the Earth twice, in just one day (40,075.16 kilometres). It is organized together with our worldwide partner, DM Thomas Foundation for Young People, dedicated to helping disadvantaged and vulnerable young people and children. Hilton Sofia is inviting its friends, families and the entire community of Sofia, to participate in lots of fun activities during the day (10:00 – 15:00 o’clock), to raise funds for CEDAR Foundation, which has the same local mission like DMTFYP.

   

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12.05.2015

Mtel offers new tariff plans with unlimited calls to everyone

• The tariffs are unique on the Bulgarian market; They will enable clients to talk and surf without any worries; • With “Mtel Unlimited” the telecom sets the start of the surprises for its 20th anniversary.

   

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12.05.2015

Deloitte Legal Law Firm Bulgaria - Meet the Team

On 14th May Deloitte Legal Law Firm Bulgaria will present its team at a Conference which will be followed by a cocktail party. Several topics will be presented at the event.

   

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