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15th Annual General Assembly

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AmCham Holiday Party

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From left: Arian Zeka, AmCham Kosovo; Lorenc Gjoni, AmCham Albania; Miroslav Marchev, PricewaterhouseCoopers Skopje; Ralitsa Guberova, Euroins Insurance; and Driton Zairi, Mi-Da Motors

Events
Cementarnica USJE Shares its Expertise on Holistic CSR Reporting April 22, 2016

Today, AmCham held a member to member learning session featuring a presentation from Ms. Anita Stojkovska, CSR Officer at Cementarnica Usje on their approach and lessons learned with respect to reporting on the whole range of non-financial topics required by the UN Global Compact. She also shared her knowledge of global trends and challenges in […]

Events
Corruption Deterrence Info Session April 20, 2016

On April 19th, AmCham held an information session on U.S. anti-corruption legislation  with international implications as well as corruption prevention programs in local companies. U.S. FBI Supervisory Special Agent, Martin E. Hellmer, presented details on the U.S. the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), while Ruzhica Panarin, National Compliance Officer at EVN, and Lidija Bundaleska, Group Compliance Director […]

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Advancing Business-University Cooperation Meeting in Bitola March 24, 2016

AmCham Macedonia organized an event on Advancing Business – University Cooperation  with University “St. Kliment Ohridski” – Bitola (UKLO) on Thursday, March 24th, 2016 in Bitola. Over 80 people from the Bitola-area academic and business communities attended. From UKLO, attendees heard from the Vice Rectors for Science, Student Issues and the Faculty of Information and Communication Technologies. […]

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Wabtec MZT Shares Expertise with Local Companies February 10, 2016

On Tuesday, February 9th, our Patron member, Wabtec MZT, welcomed a number of small to medium company owners to tour its Skopje factory and to offer free training opportunities on topics such as total quality management. The effort is well-aligned with AmCham Macedonia’s ongoing efforts to promote cooperation and knowledge transfer between foreign investors and […]

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AmCham 2015 Holiday Party December 15, 2015

On December 10th, 2015 we opened the holiday season with over 120 guest  from our member companies, international organizations and state institutions. We celebrated a successful year and marked our 15th Anniversary in 20’s fashion stile with live jazz music, traditional holiday food and best american drinks. We would like to thank Pivara Skopje for providing beverages […]

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Announcements & Member News
OKTA’s “Guarantee” Program Confirm the Fuels Quallity and Quantity May 5, 2016

Few months ago the company launched a unique Program “Guarantee” for control of the quality and quantity of fuels at all petrol stations with brand OKTA. As part of the Program, a team of independent controllers was conducting regular and unannounced inspections. The results so far have shown stability in the quality and quantity of […]

Member News
NOVA’s PTA Organizes 10th Annual Family Bazaar  April 28, 2016

NOVA’s Parent Teacher Association (PTA) organized the 10 annual PTA Family Bazar fundraising over 4000 euros aimed at improving conditions for the children and youth with impaired vision from the State School “Dimitar Vlahov” and for the support of NOVA’s extracurricular activities. The event was opened to the whole community under the motto “Equal opportunities […]

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Pivara Skopje’s Launches New Beer: Skopsko Smooth April 28, 2016

Smooth and fresh, like it was just brewed Yesterday, on an innovative press conference, Pivara Skopje launched Skopsko Smooth and officially marked the beginning of another successful beer story. This beer has been inspired by SKOPSKO, as a fundamental Macedonian brand icon, with a single aim of offering new generations’ fresh and balanced beer. Skopsko Smooth […]

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Pivara Skopje Partners with Municipalities April 28, 2016

Over 8.000 students will be educated for safe and healthy school days At the celebration of the World Day for Safety and Health at Work – 28 April, Pivara Skopje, for a third consecutive year continues with the implementation of the voluntary project for education of the primary school students on topics related to health […]

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Alkaloid’s New Quality Control Center April 28, 2016

Pharmaceutical products are the most strictly and highly regulated category of products worldwide, and delivery of quality, effective and safe medicaments is the credo each serious pharmaceutical industry should follow. Rigorously controlled conditions for pharmaceutical production are the prerequisite for ensuring high quality medicines; hence, pharmaceutical quality control is an essential part of our manufacturing […]

Member News
Sparkasse Life – Sparkasse Bank’s New CSR Platform April 28, 2016

Sparkasse bank with a big event promoted the new platform for social responsibility called “Sparkasse Life”. In  the future, the bank will focus on sports in function of health.  “The  aim  of today’s platform is to promote the slogan Sparkasse Life as a platform and logo under which we will perform all activities of social […]

Member News
“Open a Door” to Interns from Low Income Households April 14, 2016

AmCham’s “Open a Door” program will continue connecting member companies with ambitious students from low income families this year. Our goal is to increase the number of internship opportunities offered these students, promote the value of internships in general and to highlight the important contribution our members are already making in this area. Please contact AmCham […]

Announcements
Calling university students who want to gain REAL work experience!! April 14, 2016

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 form and evidence of their low income status, then we do our best to find an internship that suits their interests and needs.

Announcements
Halkbank Skopje New Online Application for Loans April 12, 2016

Halkbank Skopje is introducing an online application for all of the loan products. You can now apply easily and use the Spring offer of Halkbank AD Skopje for the consumer loans with f/x clause and with MKD clause with 0% processing fee until 30.04.2016. It is your turn now!

Member News
Call for Volunteers to Prepare University Students for the Job Market March 31, 2016

Could you spare a few hours to share your professional experience with university students? AmCham is seeking volunteers to speak at the Faculty of Economics and/or South Eastern University throughout 2016.

Announcements
Overview of Vocational High School Programs in Macedonia March 9, 2016

With the recent launch of at least 3 internationally-funded reform programs, vocational high school education is the focus of increased attention in Macedonia these days. With the goal of increasing company contacts and cooperation with these schools, AmCham obtained a consolidated list of all vocational high schools in the country, including the professions and educational […]

Announcements
2016 Global Entrepreneurship Summit in Silicon Valley February 5, 2016

The 7th annual Global Entrepreneurship Summit (GES) will be held in Silicon Valley (the San Francisco Bay Area, California) on June 22-24, 2016.  GES 2016 will showcase the commitment to the promotion of entrepreneurship, shine a spotlight on entrepreneurs from around the globe, expand access to funders and mentors, facilitate private sector engagement with other […]

Announcements
Updated Visa & Permits Guide for Foreign Nationals Working in Macedonia June 19, 2015

The AmCham Macedonia team has completed an update to its Visa and Permits Guide for Foreign Nationals Working in Macedonia. The Guide provides current and potential foreign investors with practical information on the Macedonian visa, residence and work permit application processes in plain language. We would especially like to thank Ana Todorovska at PwC Macedonia for her […]

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