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AmCham Public Procurement and EU Funding Advisory Committee Meeting, January 26th

26.01.2015

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09:00 - 11:00h

American Corner, Sofia City Library, 4A Slaveikov Sq., Sofia
AMCHAM PUBLIC PROCUREMENT AND EU FUNDING ADVISORY COMMITTEE cordially invites you to a working meeting on January 26th, 2015 ...
   

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Business Brunch with Prime Minister Boyko Borissov

30.01.2015

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11:00 - 13:30h

Sofia Hotel Balkan
AmCham Bulgaria is pleased to invite its members and partners to a Business Brunch with the Prime Minister ...
   

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Past Events & Activities

 

  

22.01.2015 AUBG President Elaborates on the Culture of Engagement

Kevin Aspegren, President of AUBG, was the keynote speaker at a business breakfast organized jointly by the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria (AmCham) and AUBG, and hosted at AUBG’s Sofia headquarters – Elieff Center for Education and Culture on January 16th 2015. The topic of the event, “Talent Management in the Entrepreneurial World”, fit right into AUBG’s latest trend of nurturing and supporting entrepreneurship in education.

   

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15.01.2015 U.S. Chamber of Commerce: State of American Business 2015

   

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09.01.2015 AmCham Bulgaria Condemns Barbaric Act of Terrorism in a Condolence Letter to the Ambassador of France

   

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Today's News

  

Topic of the Day

23.01.2015

Confidence in Bulgarian Parliament, Government Increases

Bulgarians increased their confidence in the parliament and government in January, shows Gallup's monthly political and economic index, which was released on Wednesday. According to the analysts, this is the result of the coming into power of a new government, rather than a real assessment of its concrete work, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) wrote.

   

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Politics

23.01.2015

NATO, Bulgaria See Islamic State Threat, Black Sea Tensions as Key Challenges

Bulgaria is strongly concerned by the instability in the Middle East and tensions in the Black Sea region and is doing its best to cope with the influx of refugees which could increase, Defence Minister Nikolay Nenchev said on Thursday following talks with NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg in Sofia, Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) wrote.

   

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Economy

23.01.2015

Nearly EUR 1.5 bln paid under OP Transport in Bulgaria

“Nearly EUR 1.5 billion has been paid under OP Transport in Bulgaria,” Bulgarian Minister of Transport, Information Technologies and Communication Ivaylo Moskovski said speaking at the presentation of the progress under OP Transport 2007-2013, FOCUS News Agency reported. “We will do our best to avoid any loss in 2015. This means that we have to absorb around EUR 600 million, which is a great challenge,” Minister Moskovski remarked.

   

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Business

23.01.2015

120 Greek investors are eyeing Bulgaria after meeting with PM Boyko Borisov

A new wave of fresh capital may be soon entering Bulgaria: over 120 representatives of major Greek companies have expressed interest to relocate their business in Bulgaria during a meeting with Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, Standart wrote.

   

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International

23.01.2015

ECB unveils €1.1 trillion stimulus plan

The European Central Bank will plough €1.1 trillion into the eurozone economy in a last-ditch attempt to breath life into the European economy. At its monthly governing council on Thursday (January 22), the bank’s governing council agreed to start buying up to €60bn of government bonds from March in an unprecedented quantitative easing programme. The programme is open-ended, and will run until September 2016 at the earliest, EU Observer wrote.

   

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Announcements

 

  

05.01.2015

9th Annual Meeting: Government Meets Business

Capital in partnership with AmCham Bulgaria organizes: 9th Annual Meeting Government Meets Business January 20th, 2015 Sofia Hotel Balkan 20% off the registration fee for AmCham members.

   

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18.12.2014

Select USA Investment Summit, 23-24 March 2015

What does the Summit offer? Unique networking opportunities and online matchmaking Insights from high-profile CEOs and U.S. government leaders Break-out sessions with practical information about issues, trends, and resources A trade show featuring the connections investors need at U.S. state, regional and local economic development organizations

   

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Member Updates

 

 

20.01.2015

AmCham Supports Innovation Explorer Day

Organizers are Capital and Innovation Starter Box, which gather in Sofia the top 20 global innovative companies like PIXAR, CITRIX, SIT, HPI School of Design Thinking, Geppetto Avatars, IICO etc. They will present the trends in the key categories of innovation: Creativity, Disruptive Innovation, Open Innovation, New product development, Social innovation; together with the key methodologies to solve business problems and generate creative ideas: Design Thinking, Systematic Inventive Thinking, Lean and Lean Startup.

   

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16.01.2015

Book Early & Save with Hilton Sofia

The Earlier You Book, The More You Save At Hilton Sofia we know better than anyone what a meeting planner requires to be successful, after all our company has been helping people book meetings for almost 100 years! Book an confirm your meeting now for 2015 and get 2% savings per advance booked month on you total hotel spend* defined in the event contract. Example: Book & confirm your meeting in February 2015 taking place in November 2015. 16% total savings (March-October – each 2%) Up to 20% savings maximum possible Book and confirm your event at Hilton Sofia until 30.04.2015 taking place before 31.12.2015 To find out more call 00359 2 933 5024/25/57 or e-mail: sofia.events@hilton.com!

   

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14.01.2015

Forbes announced its winners 2014

Forbes Bulgaria handed out for fourth consecutive year its business awards that distinguish good business practices and encourage the entrepreneurial spirit in Bulgaria. Late last night on the official ceremony in Kempinski Hotel Zografski in Sofia, Forbes announced the winners in the eight categories of Forbes Business Awards 2014.

   

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08.01.2015

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko Celebrated Christmas According to the Julian Calendar with a Festive Arts Programme

On 7 January, Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko organised festive dinners at its restaurants along with exciting live entertainment shows in celebration of Christmas Day according to the Julian calendar. The fine-dining Mediterranean restaurant Come Prima offered an exquisite festive menu served under the sounds of musical band Taboo.

   

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16.12.2014

Ski Season 2014-2015 in Bansko officially started

This year’s official opening of the ski season in Bansko took place last Saturday, 13 December, bringing together both local and international winter sports lovers for a whole day of fun, entertainment and festivities. As every year, the organisers of the event surprised the audience with plenty of engaging activities for everyone, including games, competitions with appealing prizes, a music programme and festive fireworks, just to name a few. Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko again welcomed the official guests and VIPs of the event.

   

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16.12.2014

Premier Fusion!

The 3rd Premier Gastronomy Festival was organized with great success for the third consecutive year from Premier Luxury Mountain Resort in Bansko.

   

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10.12.2014

KempinSKI holiday in Bansko

   

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