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5th Annual AmCham Event on Business-University Cooperation

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Business Expansion Strategy seminar with Bett Mickels

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AmCham’s Board of Directors

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Doing Business with Foreign Companies

Events
Why do (redesigned) performance management systems matter? – Session Highlights April 21, 2017

On April 20th, AAG – Analysis and Advisory Group’s Managing Partners, Verica Hadzi Vasileva-Markovska and Tereza Serafimova, presented the main advantages of successful Enterprise Performance Management System (EPMS) implementation, the pressing need for having an agile workforce and the value it brings both to the employees and the customers. AAG’s team emphasized the role that HR leaders […]

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AmCham Promotes Cooperation with Local Suppliers – Event Highlights April 7, 2017

For the third time, AmCham Macedonia hosted a gathering of procurement professionals from foreign companies and potential local suppliers. This time, local companies from a variety of sectors met with Delphi Electronic Systems Macedonia, Pivara Skopje and Lynx Europe (SASA mine). Each company presented their current procurement needs as well as success stories, challenges and opportunities that […]

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Deloitte’s view of the ERP today – Session Highlights March 30, 2017

On March 28th, Deloitte Macedonia and Serbia’s Tomislav Limbevski and Aleksandar Andrejin, presented Deloitte’s high level understanding of ERP implementation and expansion trends globally and in the region, emphasizing the need for companies to maximize the available benefits. The Deloitte team demonstrated the importance of companies engaging objective experts to provide quality assurance services prior to and […]

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AmCham-MIM Mixer with Business Journalists – Event Highlights March 23, 2017

On Wednesday, March 22, AmCham Macedonia in cooperation with the Macedonian Institute for Media (MIM), organized a Mixer with Business Journalists. More than 40 member company leaders, corporate communications professionals and working journalists had an opportunity to expand their social and professional network. MIM’s Director, Biljana Petkovska, noted the challenge of gaining interest in and space for business issues, given the protracted […]

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5th Annual AmCham Event on Business-University Cooperation – Event Highlights March 10, 2017

On Thursday, March 9, AmCham Macedonia organized an event in the spirit of advancing cooperation between companies that are serious about investing in human resources and four Skopje-based faculties within Saints Cyril and Methodius University (UKIM). Roughly 100 guests from the business community, university representatives, diplomatic corps, international organizations and state institutions attended the event. […]

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Development of Retail Park Formats – CBRE Macedonia Info Session February 10, 2017

On February 8th, Goran Zivkovic, CBRE Macedonia’s Managing Director, presented the main advantages of Retail Parks as new real estate opportunities, both for potential investors and for future tenants. The audience was comprised of representatives from member companies and CBRE’s business partners in Macedonia. Mr. Zivkovic highlighted the main differences between Shopping centers and Retail parks, as well as the key benefits on why […]

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Announcements & Member News
Real internships open doors to employment April 25, 2017

AmCham Macedonia “Open a Door” Internship Program Throughout the year, the AmCham Executive Office staff helps university students from low income households gain access to internship opportunities in our member organizations. Students simply need to submit a completed program application and evidence of their low income status, then we do our best to find an internship that suits their […]

Announcements
Ohridska Banka Societe Generale announced as Best Bank in Macedonia for 2017 by Global Finance April 25, 2017

The renowned financial magazine Global Finance, which is a publication of  The World Bank in Washington DC, announced the list of winners of the prestigious award “Best Banks for 2017” for the Central and Eastern Europe. For a second consecutive year, Ohridska Banka Societe Geneale is the only Macedonian bank receiving the award “Best Bank in […]

Member News
Alkaloid’s Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) Certificates Confirmed April 19, 2017

The Agency for Medicines and Medical Devices of the Republic of Slovenia (JAZMP), upon the inspection carried out at the plants for production of medicinal products, renewed the certificates for conformity with the principles of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), valid for 3 years, as defined in the Directive 2003/94/EC and Article 111(4) from the Directive […]

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New season of the educational series “Energy Mathematics” April 19, 2017

The application of energy efficiency and rational use of electricity in every segment of life of the people are the topics of the new educational campaign Energy Mathematics – New Generation of EVN Macedonia. The main focus of the second season of the educational series Energy Mathematics – New Generation is on the rational use […]

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OKTA Launched a New CSR Campaign for Raising Traffic Safety Awareness April 19, 2017

OKTA launched its new CSR campaign called “I WATCH OUT” intended for raising awareness of traffic safety. A press conference was held at one of the OKTA petrol stations in Skopje with the presence of the CEO of OKTA, Mr Ioannis Geroulanos, a representative from the Bureau for Public Security in the Ministry of Interior, […]

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OKTA leads environmental project in the Ilinden Municipality April 18, 2017

OKTA’s employees took part in the project “Through greening we act against pollution” organized by the Municipality of Ilinden. The purpose of this project was, through the greening of public spaces in the urban part of the municipality, to contribute for improvement of air quality, environment, living conditions and quality of life in the local […]

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