Events
AmCham gathered 1.500.000MKD for socially useful projects April 10, 2019

On April 9, the American Chamber of Commerce in Macedonia – AmCham, a business community of 130 of the largest companies in the country, organized a fundraising event titled Social Marketplace, where three socially beneficial projects were presented and companies – members of the chamber had the opportunity to support them. The projects targeted several target […]

Events
Transfer Pricing Seminar March 27, 2019

Another great event organized on March 26, with more than 55 participants learning valuable information about the new draft Rulebook on Transfer Pricing directly from the Adviser of the Minister of Finance, Branimir Jovanovic. He raised a great discussion regarding the mandatory reporting and the methods and harmonization with the international practices and standards. AmCham […]

Events
Young Professionals Speed Networking March 15, 2019

In the spirit of welcoming spring we are shaking off the winter blues by organising another exciting young professionals networking event on March 13. Continuing the concept of speed networking more than 70 young and young-at-heart professionals had an opportunity to meet everyone present in a no-pressure cosy environment of Umbrella Bar and learn more […]

Events
What’s in a Name – Trademarks and the Prespa Agreement March 14, 2019

On March 12, AmCham organized a member-to-member learning session regarding the implications of the Prespa Agreement on the business and the changes companies need to undertake with the change of the country’s name. In that sense, the ratification of the Prespa Agreement raised a lot of questions and concerns from members regarding the IP rights over trademarks […]

Events
Farewell Reception for Ambassador Jess Baily February 15, 2019

On February 12th, AmCham Macedonia organised a Farewell Cocktail Reception for outgoing Ambassador of the United States to Macedonia, H. E. Jess L. Baily, and Mrs. Capie Polk Baily at the National Gallery of Macedonia – Daut Pashin Amam. Ambassador Baily has served as the Ambassador of the United States to Macedonia for four years […]

Events
Young Professionals Speed Networking- Winter 2019 January 24, 2019

After four fun, informal events, we are shaking things up for AmCham’s young professionals during these winter days. Continuing the concept of speed networking that was such a success last time, again we provided an opportunity to meet everyone present in a no-pressure environment and learn more about the companies and professionals who are part […]

Events
Announcements & Member News
Habitat for Humanity Macedonia Open Call: Join the Housing Market Development Project April 1, 2019

Habitat for Humanity Macedonia has an open call for expression of interest by Macedonian companies in joining the Housing Market Development Project. Supported by HFHI’s Terwilliger Center for Innovation in Shelter, based in Atlanta, US, the project includes technical and financial assistance for Macedonian lead firms interested in addressing the gaps and deficiencies along the housing value chain […]

Member News
Ohridska Bank Announces the Winners of the Green Competition  March 18, 2019

On March 14, Ohridska Bank Societe Generale awarded the prizes of the “Green Competition”, organised for raising awareness for the ecology and caring for a cleaner environment and air. The Bank awarded 20 electric scooters to 20 lucky clients and once again showed the importance of active participation in the community. This competition is only part of the series […]

Member News
Results-Social Marketplace Call for Ideas March 15, 2019

The American Chamber of Commerce in Macedonia are happy to announce the results of the Call for Socially Beneficial Ideas- Social Market Place. After a detailed evaluation of 39 received application, three (3) applications were selected by the evaluation working groups as finalists. The organisations/ideas that were selected are the following: Association for rural development Local Action Group PRESPA […]

Announcements
AmCham Members Awarded Leaders of the Sustainable Development Goals March 4, 2019

On February 26, in the presence of more than 250 distinguished representatives of institutions, diplomatic corps, business, science and civic organisations, Konekt in cooperation with the Macedonian Network of the UN Global Compact awarded the “Leaders of the Sustainable Development Goals”, a recognition to companies, individuals employed in companies as well as young business leaders […]

Member News
Pakomak Awarded with a Recognition for its Contribution for Development of Entrepreneurship in Middle and South-East Europa February 18, 2019

Last week, within the framework of the VI Regional Summit of Central and Southeast European Entrepreneurs Europe (PSP) “300 BEST”, Pakomak Packaging Management and Waste Management Company became the winner of the award for the “Best Service for Contribution to Development of Entrepreneurship in Central and Southeast Europe “. The award ceremony will take place […]

Member News
AmCham’s Director in the News February 18, 2019

On February 15, AmCham’s Executive Director Dijana Despodov spoke to Sitel TV about several issues related to the business sector in the country such as enabling a transparent and predictive business environment, the gray economy, and the lack of skilled workforce. According to the last survey from USAID Project – Partnership for Better Business Regulation, 35% of companies believe […]

Announcements