If you have any doubts or questions concerning the Transfer pricing rules please note that Grant Thornton Consulting will realize pro –bono, B2B meetings only for the Am Cham members. Mrs. Maja Filipcheva, Tax Director in Grant Thornton Consulting attended the EMEA Transfer Pricing Training in Dusseldorf. In continuity, this year from 13 to 16 […]
The trend of positive business results of Tikves Winery achieved in the past years, continues in the first quarter of 2019. Over 2.5 million litres of wine and brandy were sold, which is 12.1% more compared to the same period last year. In addition to the growth in sales on the domestic market, exports continue to […]
On May 3, in the presence of senior state officials, significant representatives from the business sector in the country, as well as clients and close associates, Halk Bank received the prestigious recognition for contribution to the development of entrepreneurship in Central and Southeastern Europe “Creators of the Century” for 2018. The recognition is awarded by the International […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
On January 22, OKTA’s Laboratory was awarded with international Certificate which represents confirmation on the high level of quality and accuracy of the oil derivatives analysis that are carried out in the laboratory. The examinations and performances of OKTA’s laboratory are assessed with the highest marks with a Certificate, awarded by the respected and globally […]
On January 30, AmCham kicked off the first of its M2M Sessions for this year with Vasil Kostovski, HR Director at Gentherm Macedonia on Performance Management. During the session, the HR Expert shared some insights of his day-to-day work, helping attendees to improve their understanding of effective performance management and recognize its importance and benefits. […]
On January 24, as part of the long-term corporate social responsibility strategy, Sparkasse Bank Macedonia through the Sparkasse Life platform made another donation in the Institute for Nephrology, a vechicle Citroen C4, continuing the support of projects in the field of health. The donation aims to improve health services through logistic support that will enable an effective performance […]
In the presence of many representatives of the business sector from Macedonia, on January 21, the monograph “60 Years of Vitaminka” was promoted, a publication dedicated to the successful story of the 6 decades of existence, as well as the personal contribution of Mr. Simon Naumoski, Chairman of the Board of Directors of “Vitaminka “AD Prilep […]
In order to contribute to reducing the air pollution in Skopje and raising the awareness for the protection of the environment, ProCredit Bank organised the event “Day without Vehicles on Fossil Fuels” on Saturday, January 26. In the period of two hours in the parking lot of the Aqua Park in front of the Sports Center Boris Trajkovski, an educational exhibition […]
On December 28, OKTA donated a digital speech therapy set to the Institute for Mental Health of Children and Youth “Mladost” in Skopje. Through this initiative, the company continued its practice to re-allocate the funds planed for corporate gifts for the business partners into donations. In this way, OKTA provides better operational conditions in the […]
UNIQA AD Skopje is pleased to introduce the new CEO of the company, Driton Azizi. Mr. Azizi has been involved in the insurance sector for almost 12 years. As the former CEO of UNIQA Life AD Skopje, he stepped up and was promoted to CEO of UNIQA AD Skopje, effective October 1st, 2018. With a […]
Within the Growing Together in the Community Campaign, the employees of Grant Thornton Macedonia supported a very vulnerable population, the ill children at the Department of Pediatrics’s Surgery in the Mother Teresa Clinical Center in Skopje. This clinic treats children from several months up to 14 years old. Grant Thornton believes that the healing could start with tiny spark of […]
On November 29th, the first photo-voltaic plant which OKTA installed on the roof of Confection and knitwear company “AD Edinstvo” from Strumica was put into operation. The installation of the plant is part of a ten-year agreement for electricity supplying under favourable market conditions that OKTA has concluded with the company. This is a step forward with […]
On December 3rd, Ohridska banka Societe Generale announced the winning team of the “OBSG Buzz” hackathon that presented a mobile banking solution from the future. The winning team “My bank, my friend” introduced a mobile banking application that includes easy login, ability to edit functionalities according to owns need, the possibility of smart saving and many other […]
The support of Cementarnica USJE for the higher education Macedonia continues. Within this commitment, USJE donated equipment, which is partly new and partly used, for the needs of the practical classes of students from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies in Skopje. The company donated technical equipment with a purchase value of about […]
Ohridska Banka Societe Generale is the winner of the National Prize for Best Socially Responsible Practices in 2018 in the environmental category, awarded by the Ministry of Economy and the Coordination Body for Corporate Social Responsibility. In addition to the national award, the Bank also won two national recognition awards for best socially responsible practices […]
Pivara Skopje created a new digital platform that will enable an additional number of young unemployed people, especially those living outside of Skopje, to pass the free of charge training program “Skills for Success” electronically, and in this way to acquire knowledge and skills that will help them overcome obstacles in employment or in starting […]
FULM Macedonia and the League of Credit Unions from Michigan (MCUL, USA) awarded the 2018 scholarship to the student Monika Stoilovska. Monica’s start-up business idea got the most votes from the commission and the contest organised on Facebook. A special recognition award for their work was given to the students Damjan Serafimovski and Theodor Danilov, who will also receive acknowledgements and gifts […]
On the occasion of the 70th Anniversary of Stopanska Banka Bitola and aiming to support cultural values and young talents,on November 5 the Bank awarded annual scholarships to three students from the State Music School in Bitola “Darko Kulevski”. Wishing them a great successes and realisation of their professional dreams, members of the Bank’s Management Board Dr. Natasha Nestorovska and Ms. Gordana Baltovska […]
Trajche Mukaetov’ Foundation, this eighteenth year in a row is granting scholarships for students of the Pharmaceutical Faculty and Medical Faculty at ‘Sts Cyril and Methodius’ University in Skopje. This year 40 new scholarships have been awarded to 12 students of the Pharmaceutical Faculty and 28 students of the Medical Faculty at ‘Sts Cyril and […]
Makedonska Kamenica is now part of the big project called “Coca-Cola Active Zones” becoming the 15th zone that was officially set up on October 31. In the presence of citizens from all generations, numerous representatives of sports associations and media, the representatives of Pivara Skopje and the Municipality, officially opened the new place for socialising and recreation. “With […]
On October 27, Skopje Marriot Hotel in cooperation with the Swedish Embassy in Skopje organised the first Plogging in Macedonia – the world-famous action for jogging and garbage collection. Many citizens jogged on the quay of Vardar, carrying bags for collecting plastic bottles and other waste scattered on the river quay. Starting from the Stone Bridge, the participants […]
OKTA and its employees for the fourth consecutive year are the main supporter of “Give a hand” humanitarian relay race, which aims to raise awareness on Wilson disease patients thus encourage the social inclusion of people who suffer from this disease. A total of 236 supporters, among which three teams from OKTA, ran on Sunday, October 21st at […]
The employees and management of Komercijalna Banka Skopje marked the World Hunger Day for the fourth time with a donation of more than 20 packages of food, necessary for the cold winter days. The action was organised in cooperation with the non-governmental organisation “Ljubeznost”, that helps homeless people, socially endangered families and individuals. The organisation functions on a […]
29th of September marked the first official General assembly of the Nova Alumni Association (NAA). More than 60 Nova alums came returned to NOVA to make history and create the Nova Alumni Association. Alongside dedicated members of the faculty and staff, student council representatives, parent-teacher association representatives, and advisory board members the Nova Alumni Association […]
On October 10, Sparkasse Bank Macedonia started the first Step-Step Program designed to support and develop start-up businesses in Macedonia, after signing an agreement with the European Investment Fund (EIF) under the Employment Program and Social Innovation EU EAS. Approx. 1.5 million euros will be made available to start-up businesses in funds guaranteed by the EU-funded EU […]
The 14th “Coca-Cola Active Zone” within the big project of Pivara Skopje and the company “Coca-Cola”, which is implemented for the third consecutive year, was set up in Bitola on October 5. Located in the central city area, in the so-called Park of Champions, “Coca-Cola Active Zone” is a place where citizens from all generations will […]
EVN has started implementing a new project entitled “Electromobility with EVN”. The ultimate goal of this project is a wider adaptation of the electromobility in Macedonia. Following the global trends, EVN takes specific steps to create the main prerequisite for using electric vehicles, and that is a wide national charging infrastructure. Due to the limitations […]
Skopje’s Cement Factory Usje will start using alternative fuels in the production of clinker, from which the cement is then made. Usje has already purchased an equipment worth about 2.5 million euros for this purpose, and expects the handover to take place at the end of October after which they can start with trial use. – […]
Positioning the social responsibility on the top of the agenda, “Alkaloid AD” Skopje continued this year’s human mission whose main goal is improvement of the positive social values. For the eighth time in a row, the great Alkaloid family continued the tradition called a Humanitarian picnic for employees, their family members and their friends. At […]
The Austrian Energy Globe Foundation recognized internationally the ten-year involvement of Habitat Macedonia in the energy efficiency sector by awarding the organisation with the Energy Globe Award for the project: Energy-efficient homes for low-income families, initially started by Habitat Macedonia in 2009. At the ceremony attended by Deputy Prime Minister Kocho Angjushev and an Austrian […]
OKTA and Hellenic Petroleum Group continue with their projects on supporting the education and the development of young people in the country. On Tuesday, 18th of September at OKTA’s headquarters, the contracts with the two students who received this year’s scholarships for postgraduate studies at the University of Piraeus, Greece were signed. Natasha Skenderova and […]
On September 17, Makedonski Telekom performed the first 5G demo in the country, whereby the company made one more step towards the introduction of this technology in Macedonia, which will enable technological progress of the society and a lot of new functionalities for the customers. A mobile network speed, which is over four times higher […]
Skopje Marriott Hotel continues its cooperation with SOS Children Village through the project “You eat, we give”, where with each purchased main meal during September and October, a donation is made to SOS Children Village Macedonia. This global initiative, oragnized for the second time, aims to provide further support and career development of young people […]
Cleaner environment by replacing non-degradable plastic bags In anticipation of September 15 – World Cleanup Day, Pivara Skopje, Pakomak and the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, conducted an action aimed at raising the awareness of the need to replace non-degradable plastic bags with alternative solutions that do not pollute the environment. Within this […]
On September 13 OKTA started an activity for donating reflective pendants for all first graders on the territory of Skopje. The first donation was made in the Elementary School Koco Racin and will continue in the other 75 elementary schools, encompassing about 7.000 first graders in total 10 Municipalities. The activity is part of the […]
This year again, OKTA will award full scholarships for postgraduate studies for ten students at UKIM. According to the Memorandum for collaboration, signed between the company and the University „St. Cyril and Methodius”, where the conditions for obtaining these scholarships are defined, OKTA will support the most successful and most ambitious students who want to […]
Sasa Mine awarded Dusko Todorovski with the best miner for 2018. This award was given to Todorovski for his 28 years of working experience, the unselfish commitment in the development of the mine and the particular interest in training young miners. – This award is very important for me. I am a driver of a […]
The Summer Camp for Climate Changes is part of the long-standing cooperation between Cementarnica USJE and Go Green organization, as part of the company’s social responsibility and continuously support for projects aimed toward protection and improvement of the environment, as well as education in various fields. Ecological Leadership, Sustainable Development and Climate Change are the main topics […]
On August 22, OKTA donated a photovoltaic plant to the Faculty for Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies (FEEIT) in Skopje. The Faculty also purchased another plant with the support of the IPA project “Improving the integration of energy storage in buildings with photovoltaics” funded by EU and cofounded by the faculty. The electricity produced by the photovoltaic […]
This year as well as the previous three, Euroins Insurance supported Kire Lazarov’s Handball Summer Camp for children, emphasising the safety of all participants in the camp, both children and adults. All of them, in the duration of the camp are insured against unwanted injuries, including the smallest ones to those with the worst outcome. […]
As part of the project “Day with Macedonian leading CEOs”, 13 students from several different Universities visited Pivara Skopje today. The students had the opportunity to spend one working day with the general manager of Pivara Skopje, Vladimir Kosijer, who shared his professional experiences. The program, which lasted from April to August this year, was […]
In recognition of the speed and quality of international payments in dollars this year, Komercijalna Banka Skopje won the Best Performance STP Excellence Award by Citi Bank: 2017 US Dollar payments STP Excellence Award – Best Performance. The high level of direct processing of international payments significantly affects the time and cost savings, which gives […]
On August 18, Kavadarci got its “Coca-Cola Active Zone” and joined thousands of citizens who already enjoy the attractive “Coca-Cola” sports and recreational zones open throughout Macedonia. The 12th Active Zone is a donation from the “Coca-Cola” company and Pivara Skopje, representing a great location for socializing, entertainment, recreation and stimulation of active living. “It is a great pleasure for me, in […]
Sasa Lead and Zinc Mine in the following semester will stipend 20 students of the Faculty for Natural and Technical Sciences within the Goce Delcev University in Stip, ou of which 10 majoring in Mining and 10 in Geology and Environmental studies. Besides the financial support, Sasa will provide internships for the students as well as a possibility […]
Raising public awareness for using bicycles as a transportation means, keeping the environment clean and unpolluted as well as staying healthy and fit is the aim of the Pivara Skopje donation campaign. On August 3, the sixth Coca-Cola bicycle parking lot was donated in Skopje, located on the City Square, opposite the City Gallery Center.
Makpetrol promoted its new projects called Verna Go Mobile Application, an excellent connection between the modern technology and the transparent system of gas stations, designed for domestic and foreign users of company’s products and services. This modern and useful mobile application is designed to enable an easier way to travel by easily locating the nearest gas station including info such as news, […]
Vitaminka supports the project “Macedonia without waste – Food Surplus Redistribution Network” by donating its food surplus. By the signing a Memorandum of collaboration between Vitaminka and the Association for clean environment “Ajde Makedonija”, the entire food that is safe for consuming, and is surplus in the company production, will be distributed to associations and activists that […]
The second call for football scholarships at the “Vardar” Academy, for children aged 7-12, awarded by Makedonski Telekom is now open. Registration for the second phase will last until the end of August. The competitions and awards for the new cycle of scholarships will take place in early September 2018. In the second phase, another […]
Vitaminka supported FON University’s Factory of Knowledge, a project that that brings together students and the business community aiming to develop real and quality products created by students as tasks given by partner companies participating in this project. Factory of Knowledge project has been organized since 2010. Two teams comprised by students from various faculties and different university years, were given […]
Gentherm company in Macedonia co-organized and participated in the Prilep Marathon (July 5th). More than 1,000 people participated in this Marathon, where all the collected funds will be aimed for building a Center for People with Cerebral Palsy. The company is very proud of the large number of their employees who ran for such a noble cause. At Gentherm, […]
Ohridska Bank Societe Generale opens the first competition within the framework of the OBSG Talent Club, “Do you have an ear for music?”, intended for young instrumentalists. Within the framework of the annual strategy for corporate social responsibility, Ohridska Bank Societe Generale has announced its platform called Ohridska Bank Talent Club, which aims to find […]
Mr. Vladimir Meloski, an expert from Meloski Consulting is one of the authors of the book – “Mastering Windows Server 2016”. The book is now officially available for purchase in stores all around the world as well as online stores on Amazon, Barnes and Noble. Vladimir Meloski is an author of more than 20 books and […]
Experts from Meloski Consulting – Vladimir Meloski and Gorana Konevska Jankoska are invited by Microsoft as speakers at the world’s largest conference – Microsoft Ignite 2018. This conference is organized each year in the United States with average number of 25000 attendees and this year it will take place in September, in Orlando, Florida. Vladimir […]
FULM Savings House won the prestigious 2018 World Council Growth Award in a choice of 109 countries worldwide. FULM received the Award from World Council of Credit Unions for having the highest growth for this year. The award was granted on July 16, 2018 at the World Credit Union Conference, held from July 15 to 18, […]
On July 10th, 2018, EVN Macedonia for the first time marked 162 years since the birth of the great world scientist, innovator and futurist Nikola Tesla with an educational event in the Exhibition Center for Electricity “Matka”. More than 150 children had the unique opportunity to be part of the educational event “Tesla Day”. The main goal […]
The independent wine traders in the UK classified Tikvesh “Kratosia” from the 2017 harvest among TOP 100 wines on the British market for 2018. The judges say that this wine fulfils one of the goals of this selection as well as the independent wine market – to discover surprising wines that exceed expectations- and that although […]
Citizens of Municipality of Chair, recreational players, renowned athletes and sports associations, as well as representatives of the local self-government and representatives of the company Coca-Cola and Pivara Skopje, on March 9, 2018 welcomed the opening of the eleventh ” Coca-Cola Active Zone “. Chair’s Coca-Cola Active Zone marks the start of the third cycle of the […]
On July 10th, IBM Mlekara Bitola opened a sports and recreation corner in the Municipality of Karpos. In the presence of the Mayor of the Municipality and a large number of athletes, the event highlighted the significant contribution of IBM Mlekara Bitola to its consumers by taking actions for improving their life and health, supporting sport, […]
On July 7th, 2018 Stopanska Bank Skopje promoted the donation of 5 bicycle repair stations as their contribution to the campaign #VoziPravoVoziZdravo and the development of the cycling culture in the City od Skopje. – #VoziPravoVoziZdravo has became a synonym of the joint efforts of the citizens of Skopje and the development of the cycling culture. We are honored […]
Students from the second, third and fourth year from “Vasil Antevski – Dren” Economics and Law High School from Skopje, accompanied by their teachers visited Inbox Archive&Data Center and had the opportunity to experience real processes for office work, archiving and document management. Inbox Archive&Data Center as a socially responsible company is constantly focused on […]
The MSP 501 is the first, largest and most comprehensive ranking of managed service providers worldwide. According to Channel Futures Worldwide Company Rankings, Seavus AB ranks among the world’s 501 most strategic and innovative managed service providers (MSPs). MSPs were ranked according to a unique methodology, which weighted revenue figures according to how well the […]
Ohridska Banka Societe Generale started the “Be a Banker” Summer School on July 2nd, 2018 and will last until July 27, 2018. A second year in a row, the Bank is organising the summer school, aiming to become a unique tradition, creating young, ambitious and skilled staff in the long run, able to contribute to society and will be […]
Even though the summer holidays are just starting, UACS does not cease with its CSR endeavours. Since recently, the civil association for humanitarian actions and donations “Konekt” launched their first “Donor Circle”. The main purpose of such donor circles is to bring philanthropy and the humanitarian spirit closer to individuals who want to contribute by donating to specific […]
The employees of IBM Mlekara Bitola traditionally marked the World Milk Day (June 1), with a big eco action to protect the environment and secure green environment for future generations. The action included a large number of employees who planted a number of trees in the company yard, thus once again demonstrating their commitment to corporate social responsibility, as well as […]
On the occasion of June 5th, World Environment Day, Habitat Macedonia’s 10-year engagement in the sector of residential energy efficiency has been awarded for national level achievements by the Austria based Energy Globe Foundation. The awarded project, named: Energy Efficient Homes for Low-Income Households, has been initially developed by Habitat Macedonia back in 2009. The […]
Pivara Skopje RISE Management Trainee Program is designed in such a way, that it offers the opportunity for rapid progress, intensive learning and development, specific responsibilities and tasks through which each participant directly contributes to the success and results of the company. The objective of the Management Training Program is to employ talented young leaders […]
Within the frames of the annual social responsibility strategy, Ohridska Bank Societe Generale announces its platform for social responsibility called OBSG Talents Club , which aims to find young, ambitious and talented people in various fields that will be financially supported by OBSG. The OBSG Talents Club, as a concept, will function on the basis […]
The American NGO LinkAcross, in partnership with the software company Armedia and the Children’s Clinic, built a children’s playground in front of the Clinic’s entrance in Skopje. The construction was implemented with joint efforts from Armedia employees as well as other volunteers. The playground is built from natural and quality materials making it a wonderful […]
UNIQA A.D. Skopje enables users to purchase their Travel Insurance online. Fast and simple, with just few clicks away, clients can get their travel insurance following the web page www.uniqa.mk, regarding private or business trips, for individuals or groups and for near or more distant destinations. UNIQA offers different packages of insurance suitable for the needs […]
The red wine “Barovo 2015” won the platinum medal at the International Wine Competition Decanter. According to the rules of the competition, a platinum medal is awarded to wines that score above 95 points graded in separate sessions. A professional jury comprised by 250 renowned wine experts awarded 97 points to “Barovo 2015” making this premium […]
Ohridska banka Societe Generale, in its corporate loan portfolio, introduces a new business loan – Lift Business Loan, which is intended for small and medium enterprises that need financing to raise their business to the next level through favourable interest rate and an attractive offer at no extra cost, to help them improve their operations, procure materials and goods, […]
A clean-up action under the motto – “Clean Habit” organised on June 9, 2018 at the Skopje Central Park by the employees and management of Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje, together with the renowned guitarist Vlatko Stefanovski and the opera diva Vesna Gjinovska-Ilkova, resulted in more than 40 large bags of collected trash. Such actions will continue […]
Over 26.000 elementary school pupils learned how to care about health, safety and the environment About 8.400 pupils in 112 elementary schools in 17 municipalities and cities have gained additional practical knowledge in the field of health and safety this year too. This is the main goal of the educational project of Pivara Skopje, which […]
With over 5,400 registered participants in wonderful sunny weather, Stopanska Banka Skopje had organized the 4th edition of the already well-known voluntary race “VOZI PRAVO, VOZI ZDRAVO”. With this we’ve succeeded for a short time at least to have streets without vehicles and people could walk freely and safely. Riding a bicycle, scooter, roller skates, skateboards, does […]
DHL Macedonia celebrated 25 years of operations in Macedonia by presenting its successes and accomplishments so far, as well as their global strategy for sustainable working, globally and in the country. The company is a leader in the fast shipping and logistics market in Macedonia, with dominant market share in the field of courier transport, providing daily […]
The company OKTA and the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences and Food are working on an innovative eco-project for the treatment of petroleum oily sludge, deposited as a residue in the process of crude oil processing over the past 30 years. It is a procedure of mixing the petroleum sludge with soil in which the natural […]
Sparkasse Bank Macedonia is the first bank in Macedonia where pets are welcomed. From now one, all clients can bring their pets when visiting some of the Sparkasse Bank branches. “We are aware that pets are treated as part of the family and deserve to have allowed access to our premises. However, we have certain […]
Andreas Elsner is leaving the position of CEO of Makedonski Telekom as of July 1, 2018. He was promoted to this position in May 2017. Under his leadership, the company notes positive turnaround in its operation enabled by the best network infrastructure, innovative product portfolio and best in class customer experience. Elsner is leaving the […]
Following the departure of Neil Stevenson, Oleg Telnoj has been appointed the new General Manager of Sasa Zink and Lead Mine. Telnoj’s nomination comes as part of the long-term development strategy set by Central Asia Metals. “My initial impressions are that Sasa Mine has a really great potential for further development. In the past period, […]
Last week, Pivara Skopje launched its newest beer brand on the market – the original SKOPSKO Unfiltered beer. This new SKOPSKO extension, created to satisfy the consumers’ taste, represents another company investment in the development of the beer industry in Macedonia. SKOPSKO Unfiltered is a result of a long-term process, in which success the long-term […]
Okta is announcing an opportunity for all ambitious students to win a scholarships for postgraduate studies in Greece. Students from the Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, Mechanical Engineering, Natural Sciences and Mathematics, Law, and Economics are eligible to apply. The scholarships will be awarded for the Postgraduate Program in Energy Strategy, Law & Economics of […]
Alkaloid AD Skopje achieved positive financial results in the period January-March 2018 according to the unaudited standalone and unaudited consolidated Income Statement. According to the unaudited standalone Income Statement, in the period January- March the sales reached the amount of MKD 1,845,629,963 – 4% up compared to the same period last year. Earnings before interest, taxes, […]
For 40 years OKTA has been a synonym for reliable and secure delivery of quality fuels on the domestic market and in the region. This year, the company, which is the main supplier of fuels in the country, marks its 40th jubilee. Today OKTA has the most modern logistic system and advanced technology that ensures […]
Nobody thought that complying with the Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) transfer pricing analysis and documentation demands would be easy. Yet, the opening year has proved to make greater demands and has required more attention than many multinational enterprises had anticipated. So how can clients keep up with the group policy analysis and documentation […]
For the second consecutive year, Ohridska Banka Societe Generale is organizing an intensive summer school for all interested students who are in the final year of their undergraduate or postgrtaduate studies, which will be held in Ohrid from July 1-27 2018. “Be a Banker!” is the first and only summer school of this type,with an […]
The Macedonian premium red wine “Domaine Lepovo Grand Cuvée” (2015) was declared the best wine at the international wine competition “Wine Ljubljana” for the third time. The success was complemented with the three gold medals for the Tikves Winery for “Barovo” red 2015, “Alexandria Cuvée” red 2016 and “T’ga za Jug”, 2016. Wine Ljubljana is an international […]
AmCham Macedonia supported our members Pivara Skopje & Pakomak and joined the U.S. Embassy in Macedonia, British Embassy in Skopje, and the Dutch Embassy in Skopje in the initiative to clean up the river banks of Vardar. To quote an old Native American saying, “we do not inherit the Earth from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.”Each […]
Karanović & Nikolić and its cooperating lawyers are proud to announce that once again have been recognized as a top tier legal practice on the 2018 Legal 500 list of leading law firms. This prestigious UK-based directory provides comprehensive worldwide coverage on recommended law firms. For 29 years, the Legal 500 has been analysing the […]
In order to improve its clients’ user experience, Halkbank introduces its new service dedicated for clients with active transaction account and debit card for withdrawing cash from ATMs via e-banking and mobile application. Smart Cash service provides greater flexibility for using cash for the users of the e-banking service, which is novelty on the market and […]
University American College Skopje announced that the Open Call for Scholarships for the Academic Year 2018/2019 has been published and they are open to receiving applications! All the details for the scholarship application, scholarship requirements and entry examinations can be found on the following link. Make sure to read the Open Call thoroughly, and apply before June […]
As of May 1, 2018, Vladimir Kosijer will assume the position of General Manager of Pivara Skopje. He succeeds Jovan Radosavljevic, who is promoted to the position of General Manager of the Coca-Cola HBC operations in Romania under this regular organizational change. Vladimir Kosijer comes to the position General Manager of Pivara Skopje from Ukraine, […]
The members of the Management Board of Stopanska Bank ad. Bitola M.Sc. Gordana Baltovska and Dr. Natasha Nestorovska attended the International Roma Day Ceremony, organized by two non-governmental associations “Sumnal” and “Bairska svetlina”. Stopanska banka ad. Bitola continuously offers its support to similar associations and displays its social responsibility. The members of the Board of […]
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 […]
Congratulations to Aleksandra Argir! Her recognition is an evidence of her personal success, but also a proof that Pivara Skopje is an example of a company in which gender equality is one of the priorities and a company in which all employees have equal opportunities for development.
A month before the deadline, Tikves fulfilled all the obligations towards the growers, and executed the payment for all the the purchased grapes from the last harvest. An average price of over 16 denars and a maximum price of over 22 denars per kilogram of quality grapes was achieved. “The regular payment, as well as the […]
For the third consecutive year, Global Finance Magazine announced Ohridska Banka Societe Generale – the Best Bank in Macedonia. The award was announced in the “Best Bank for 2018” for the Central and Eastern Europe Category. Third year in a row, the only bank from Macedonia that is awarded with the prestigious recognition is Ohridska […]
In order to prepare the business for the future and to present the innovations from the IT world, TDK Computers hosted an event titled: “Embrace the Speed of Change”. More than 100 TDK Computers partners and associates were among the participants, and the focus was on the new product and service portfolio and successful business […]
The brand that was first introduced in 1978 by Vitaminka Prilep, celebrates 40 years. With many planned activities throughout the year, under the motto “Stobi Flips 40 Years Everywhere”, Vitaminka will show how the strongest brand in Macedonia was created and grew. Growing popularity on the domestic market is equally followed by placement in foreign markets […]
Ohridska Banka Societe Generale introduced a new A++ loan, intended for financing energy-efficient home-products, as part of the Western Balkans Green Economy Loan Program (GEFF), supported by the European Union. A ++ loan to Ohridska banka Societe Generale allows customers to purchase products and invest in technologies with a higher level of energy efficiency, which contributes […]
Thirty employees from Saint-Gobain and Habitat Macedonia organized a Volunteer Day, held in the Association of Pensioners – Kavadarci premises. The Association’s building is under reconstruction as part of the joint project of Saint-Gobain and Habitat Macedonia for renovation and improvement of its energy efficiency. The volunteers helped in the isolation of the facade and other ongoing […]
Starting as a symbolic lights out event in Sydney in 2007, Earth Hour is now the world’s largest grassroots movement for the environment, inspiring millions of people to take action for our planet and nature. Several AmCham members took part in this global initiative: Cementarnica USJE turned off the cement mills, saving over 10 MWh of electricity, which is […]
OKTA employees got actively involved in “With Greenery Against Pollution” eco–action, organized by the Municipality of Ilinden. The company donated birch seedlings that were planted in the local park near the “Goce Delchev” sports hall. OKTA’s management team, accompanied with twenty employees actively participated in this action. With this activity, once again OKTA confirmed its […]
Sparkasse Bank Macedonia introduced new ECO loans for improving the energy efficiency of households in cooperation with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and The Green Economy Financing Facility (GEFF) in Macedonia. With the new range of Eco-loans, Sparkasse Bank Macedonia confirms its commitment to the realization of projects aimed at protecting the environment, […]
PwC’s 2018 survey of 3,627 professional women from around the world tells the story of determination, hope and frustration. But it also gives a clear indication of three key essential elements that business leaders must focus on to advance gender equality and help women’s career advancement as they lead their enterprises into the 21st century. […]
Microsoft’s MVP program is a reward program for professionals and enthusiasts which hold their expertize on different areas related to Microsoft technologies, and give their best to contribute to IT communities. It is ongoing process, the nominees are evaluated monthly and the activities of the awarded professionals are reviewed continuously. The award is given on […]
The members of the Board of Central Asia Metals (AIM: CAML), the new owner of the SASA mine, presented their vision for the future sustainable development of the country’s largest mining complex to representatives of the Government, Parliament, local council, the business and academic communities and other social sectors in Macedonia. – We were impressed […]
Karanović & Nikolić is in the finals for the first ever Deal of the Year Award, organized by the renowned CEE Legal Matters magazine. Beginning in 2018, these accolades are a way of recognizing the biggest and most important deals by law firms in Central and Eastern European jurisdictions. Out of a total of three […]
This year, the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona is going to be held from 26th February until 1st March under the slogan “Creating a better future”. Deutsche Telekom, as a leading European telecommunications operator, provided the visitors with an opportunity to experience the future technologies such as 5G, connected drones, smart textiles, VR and AR […]
Today, Makedonski Telekom and the City of Skopje handed over the donation comprised of two medical devices to the Institute of Respiratory Diseases in Children – Kozle. This donation has been implemented by means of repurposing the funds planned for the New Year’s celebration, amounting to EUR 10,000. “We have made the right decision – […]
On February 15th, on the occasion of launching the new logistics and distribution center, Tinex organized the logistics conference: “Logistics-the New Path of Success.” The center, which recently started operations, is located in the industrial zone of Chojlija, in the municipality of Petrovec and represents an investment worth 8 million EUR. The participants were introduced to the […]
As of February 15, EVN Macedonia clients have the opportunity of using the services of the first Info Center in Skopje, located at the City Shopping Center (GTC). The Info Center will allow the customers to inform themselves about the overall services of the company. The Center will also provide multimedia content presentation that is […]
As part of the IPA cross-border cooperation program between Macedonia and Albania, at the end of 2017 CEED Macedonia, as a leading partner, signed a contract with the Delegation of the European Union to Macedonia for the implementation of the project “Social Enterprises – a bridge between the social sector and traditional businesses”. CEED Macedonia […]
New project for education of future parents in partnership between Pivara Skopje and the Ministry of Health Pivara Skopje and the Ministry of Health announced their partnership through which one denar from the sale of every bottle of water Rosa will be donated toward the opening of three Parenting schools within health institutions across Macedonia. […]
Sparkasse Bank Makedonija has become the first Macedonian bank to receive EBRD financing for home energy efficiency through a €2 million loan to support investments in energy-saving improvements in the residential sector. The loan comes under the EBRD’s Green Energy Financing Facility for the Western Balkans. The initiative is designed to help local households, housing […]
On December 6th, employees of Cementarnica USJE organized an action for planting more than 550 trees in the company yard. More than 90 employees, together with the management team, joint this action to plant a new green belt. More than 500 trees were planted, types Arizona cypress, 20 solitary deciduous trees and 50 flowering shrubs. […]
The majority of the citizens of the Republic of Macedonia believe that Makedonski Telekom’s network is the best in the country and that it justifies their expectations. The results are obtained based on the research of the renowned agency “Brima” Telecom operators aspects & Overall perception conducted in October this year, and they cover both […]
On November 23rd PwC Macedonia has marked the 25th Anniversary of PwC in Macedonia, 25 years of successful, dedicated and socially responsible work on the market. It was a wonderful night at Makedonska Filharmonija, spent together in the great company of PwC’s clients, friends and team-members. The magical atmosphere was largely due also to the […]
Seavus launched its own-developed artificial intelligence, DoAI. The AI solution can be applied in both the private and public sector and can be used in a variety of areas. The implementation of DoAI has already begun with Jobmore’s recruitment company and is expected to save approximately 15 hours a week per consultant. Usually, it takes […]
On the 10th jubilee awarding of the National Award For Best Corporate Social Responsibility Practices of Macedonian enterprises, organized by the Ministry of Economy and the National Coordinating Body on Corporate Social Responsibility, “Alkaloid” won the award for best socially responsible practices in the category “Relation to Employees”, for the project “Implementation of talent management […]
The National Coordinative Body for Corporate Social Responsibility at the Ministry of Economy awarded companies that in the past year promoted socially responsible practices in their actions. This year, the investments in innovative and unique products from Ohridska banka Societe Generale, have brought recognition for successfully implemented socially responsible practice in the category “Market relations”. The products […]
Investment in improving maternity care conditions On the eve of November 17th – World Prematurity Day and the celebration of the 70th anniversary of the University Clinic of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Pivara Skopje provided a donation that fully equipped the peripartum intensive care unit in this public healthcare institution. The donation consists of special hospital […]
OKTA’s campaign JAS VNIMAVAM was declared the best national socially responsible practice in the category of community investment in large companies. The campaign for raising public awareness for the need of greater traffic safety has been set as the most effective and comprehensive in terms of the issues it deals with. “It is a great […]
The Professional Riedel Glass Wine Tasting event is going to be an excellent and rare opportunity for a real-life experience of the discussion-raising myth about the influence of the shape of the wine glasses on our senses. Riedel, the Austrian Wine Glass Company, established 260 years ago in Bohemia, today is recognized as one […]
The vertical tasting of Chateau Kamnik archive wines from the Merlot grape variety is certainly one of the remarkable events that will take place during this year’s Skopje Wine Salon – Vinodonia. The vertical tasting is about archive vintages and it enables comparison of the development of the wine from a single variety through the […]
On November 15th, the Ministry of Economy and the Coordinative Body for Social Responsibility hosted the 10th annual event – the National Award for Best Socially Responsible Practices in Macedonia. This year, on the occasion of the jubilee, in addition to the established awards, a special recognition was awarded for the enterprises that won the most […]
In accordance with the tradition, this year the Foundation “Trajche Mukaetov” awards 39 new scholarships, 18 for students of the Pharmaceutical Faculty and 21 for students of the Medical Faculty at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje, for the academic year 2017/2018. In line with the announced public competition, the selection of scholarship holders […]
AmCham’s patron member OKTA, showed their dedication to socially responsible practices by investing in one of the most important spheres of the community, which is building qualified personnel and strengthening intellectual capacities in the country In the first occasion, OKTA announced that ten students from UKIM will receive full scholarship for postgraduate studies from OKTA. As part […]
Software development and consulting company Seavus and Elastic have announced a strategic partnership on the Nordic market. Elastic is the company behind the Elastic Stack. (ElasticsSearch, Kibana, Beats and Logstash). The new partnership means that Seavus now belongs to a small number of selected partners who have completed technical training and enablement classes in order […]
Habitat Macedonia marked an important milestone during September 2017: its subsidiary Habidom DOOEL Skopje completed its second year in operation with outstanding results. Established in July 2015 and being licensed by the State Regulatory Commission for Housing only two months later, it started providing management services and maintenance of multi-apartment buildings right after. In the […]
As of today, Makedonski Telekom is the first company in the Macedonian market to introduce mobile network integrated service (cloud solution) that protects the traffic generated via internet browser. This unique safety solution offers customers protection from malware, viruses, phishing or hacking. In order to use the Telekom SafeNet solution, the customer doesn’t need to […]
Ohridska Banka Societe Generale calls all young people with entrepreneurial spirit and creativity to apply with a fresh and viable business idea to their “Perfect 10” (Чиста 10-ка) competition. The competition is intended for all students and young Macedonian citizens aged 18-35, who possess an entrepreneurial spirit and creativity. All interested can participate individually or […]
On the occasion of the 5th anniversary of the European Cyber Security Month, October, Piperevski and Associates in cooperation with T & P Consulting, MASIT, RE2020 and the Military Academy will organize three events for the promotion of cyber security in Macedonia. The events will be held at the premises of the EU InfoCentre in […]
The Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development (CEED) CEED Macedonia has been playing an important role in creating successful business stories through networking, know-how business solutions, access to finance and new markets for ten years. CEED Macedonia started operating in September 2007 as a third center in the CEED network of centers for managers and […]
Pivara Skopje, together with the other members of the Coca-Cola HBC Group, won the first place in the global beverage industry this year too, according to the achieved results in sustainability and environmental protection. In this year’s global ranking conducted by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI), the Coca-Cola HBC Group again scored the most […]
Monet Software, leading global provider of cloud-based workforce optimization solutions for contact centers partners with Bright Pattern, omnichannel contact center vendor. The solution brings a multitude of forecasting and scheduling benefits to contact center managers and agents alike. Monet WFO Live includes workforce management, call recording, quality monitoring and performance management. The software is built […]
Karanović & Nikolić is proud to announce the publication of its fourth Focus on Energy edition. This year we focus on interesting stories and news in the energy sector in Southeast Europe – which still plays a crucial role when it comes to future developments in the region. Our aim is to provide an overview […]
The world’s leading magazine Global Banking & Finance Review awarded Halkbank AD Skopje with the “Best SME Bank in Macedonia for 2017”.“Global Banking & Finance Review” is the leading online and printed magazine created as a result of the growing need for objective informing and supplying of quality, timely and independent information within the financial community. […]
The European Investment Fund (EIF) and ProCredit Group provide an additional 450m euros for innovative small and medium-sized companies, a total of 820m euros in loans to businesses in 11 countries. The funding provided by the EIF is going to be facilitated through ProCredit Banks in Europe (Germany, Macedonia, Albania, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, […]
A group of volunteers of EVN Macedonia worked on the arrangement and looks of the garden of the regional center for people with intellectual disability – „Poraka Nasha” in Kumanovo. This marked the beginning of the new project “EVN Volunteers” which represents a series of periodical activities that will include all the employees who are […]
The Macedonian tax authorities announced that a new manner of reporting and payment of personal income tax (PIT) will be introduced starting from 1 January 2018. According to the tax authorities, the changes are intended to simplify the procedures and lower the expenses for compliance with the reporting and payment of PIT both for legal […]
PwC Macedonia announces with great pleasure that the 2016 PayWell Salary and Benefits Survey has been finalised. PayWell Macedonia 2016 Salary and Benefits Survey is prepared on compensation data provided by 7 companies from the Industry and IT&C sector. As a result of this survey, Overall Market Report and also two more detailed sector reports are […]
Respectable financial magazine „Euromoney“, for the second year in a row, has awarded Ohridska Banka Societe Generale as “Best Bank in Macedonia” for 2017. By awarding this reputable award, “Euromoney” acknowledged the continued development of the Bank at all levels, which contributed to the achieved financial results. At the same time, the achieved successful results […]
Within the grounds of the primary school 11-ti Oktomvri, a Day Care Center for children with cerebral palsy will be established soon, which will accommodate and provide care for 40 children of different ages from the whole country. The facility, which is expected to be completed by the end of August, will consist of 11 […]
Sparkasse Bank Macedonia presented its new S-Banking application, which besides the numerous functionalities for easy and simple use of banking services, gives customers the unique opportunity to pay overhead expenses with the option “Snap and pay”. The new mobile application will allow users to access the banking services 24 hours every day of the week, […]
Stopanska Banka AD Bitola supported the EU-funded project “Smart Start – Sustainable Impact of Civil Society through Social Entrepreneurship and Innovation” in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia and Turkey. The bank enters this project with enormous enthusiasm. Their goal is to improve the concept of social entrepreneurship and with the support of social enterprises, […]
Makedonski Telekom has recorded the highest data transfer rate ever in the mobile network in the country of more than 300 Mbps for downloading. It is due to the introduction of a new, state-of-the-art 4×4 MIMO technology which is an upgrade of 4G and it is a step forward towards the network of the future. […]
One of the latest attention-grabbing news related to Kamnik wines is that they are going to be among the best wines at the forthcoming VINEXPO 2017 in Bordeaux, France, and they will also be protagonists at the exclusive stand of TASTED 100% BLIND, with Andreas Larsson. VINEXPO (18-21 June 2017) is one of the leading […]
The General Hospital in Gostivar received air conditioners and computers, a donation from the company OKTA. In accordance with the needs of the hospital, this donation is intended to improve the conditions for patients and staff, providing means for more efficient work of the administrative office. The donation is part of the company’s strategy for […]
Makedonski Telekom continuously invests in its infrastructure in order to provide to its customers reliable network and coverage, regardless of their location. As a result, Telekom customers now have 4G access throughout Macedonia. In order to enjoy the best network, the Company offers to its customers twice more Internet in Smart post-paid and Magenta 1 […]
Ohridska Banka Societe Generale will organize an intensive summer school for all interested students who are in their final year of their undergraduate/postgraduate studies, which will be held in Ohrid from 3 to 28 July 2017. The concept of the school is interactive with practical information aimed at helping young professionals gain professional experience in different […]
Karanović & Nikolić is proud to present the Fourth Edition in the Focus on Energy series. They bring you a number of interesting stories and articles, analysing in detail the situation and trends in the Energy sector in Southeast Europe. The articles in the book focus mainly on the countries of former Yugoslavia – Bosnia […]
Diversified workforce that includes people with disabilities is a recognized best practice and becomes an obligation for the companies. Reasonable adjustments, which are often quite simple, can provide barrier free environment for employees with disabilities stimulating them to be more productive and to fulfil their potential. “Konekt” and “Open the Windows” invite you to a free of […]
Two students from our country will have the opportunity to receive a scholarship for postgraduate studies in Greece. The scholarship will cover tuition fees as well as living expenses in the amount of 1,000 euros per month. Recently, the Hellenic Petroleum Group signed a 3-year cooperation agreement with two Universities in Greece for the following postgraduate […]
Andreas Elsner will assume the position of Chief Executive Officer of Makedonski Telekom as of May 1, 2017. Mr. Elsner came to Makedonski Telekom in 2014 to lead the Customer Relationship & Customer Experience Management Department, and in 2015 he became Chief Operating Officer Consumer, where he had a key role in the development and […]
CBRE Macedonia’s team announced the availability of Skopje’s 2016 Office & Retail MarketViews. The reports cover: General economic data and trends; Specific property type data and trends, including sales, rents and yields; and, Market analysis on office & retail. According to CBRE, the Office market shows overall positive outlook. In 2016, total leasing activity remained mostly balanced, as […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
Pivara Skopje presented the new filling equipment in which the company invested over 1.4 million euros, making the total investment of the company in the production of beer and soft drinks over 40 million euros in the past decade. With a filling capacity that reaches one million bottles per day, the new sophisticated equipment increased […]
The beer with the longest tradition and distinctiveness in the Balkans – Laško Zlatorog – becomes part of the broad range of beer brands of Pivara Skopje. Laško is a legendary beer with over 190 years of history originating from Slovenia. The start of bottling of Laško in Pivara Skopje happens after months of preparation […]
The Lawyer Magazine, a weekly British magazine for top Commercial Lawyers and In-House Counsel, has named Karanović & Nikolić law firm of the year for Eastern Europe and the Balkans during their annual European Awards ceremony on March 16, 2017 in London. The awards, now in their eighth year, were the first initiative of their kind to reward and […]
The association of single parents “One can!” Skopje, on 8 March moved to new premises, owned by Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje. Opening the premises for daily operation will enable realization of and support for certain sustainable activities and creative cost-effective projects of the association. Komercijalna Banka has offered its support to this new association, which fights […]
EVN signed a memorandum of understanding with the electro-technical high school “Mihajlo Pupin” from Skopje. This memorandum sets the conditions for forming of a special, 25 students class with vocational training supported by EVN. The intention is to improve the educational process, the curriculum and the practical work in order the students to be engaged […]
Within the activities for digital transformation of the banking operations and the effort for bringing closer Ohridska Banka Societe Generale’s products and services to the clients, as of today, corporate clients can use new, improved web platform for managing the corporate clients’ bank accounts. Namely, the new platform within the e-banking services by Ohridska Banka […]
At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Makedonski Telekom presented the new “Well – FI” and “Seamless Connectivity” solutions developed by Deutsche Telekom. Macedonia is the first country in the Group where these pilot projects are tested, and it is expected that next year they will be made available to the users. “With the new […]
Pivara Skopje launched a project to educate young people about the method of and benefits from recycling and proper treatment waste within the platform “Are you recycling!?” together with the Embassy of the Netherlands in Macedonia and the companies Pakomak and Zero Waste. The project is implemented through an innovative and entertaining theater play titled […]
EVN Macedonia continues with the support for the Macedonian education system. Today a Cooperation agreement with “Mother Teresa” University was signed. The goal of this agreement is to ensure grounds for development of the professional skills of the young people during their studies. There will be specific activities coming from this agreement and they will […]
Makedonski Telekom launched a new project – Smart Classrooms, where the education process is facilitated using smart technologies. The project is a partnership with the Ministry of Education and Science and the Ministry of Information Society and Administration. With the new pilot project, two smart classrooms in the high schools “D-r Pance Karagjozov” and “Zef Ljus […]
On 9 February 2017 we had the opportunity to see the suburban Topaana in a different light, thanks to the students from the Faculty of Architecture in Skopje. As part of the cooperation with Habitat Macedonia, they developed 10 proposal projects for urbanization of buildings and public spaces from the neighborhood. The project was preceded […]
The European Investment Fund (EIF) and three ProCredit group subsidiaries have signed guarantee agreements to support Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Serbia, Kosovo and Macedonia. This was made possible via the Western Balkans Guarantee Facility, funded by the European Union under the Western Balkans Enterprise Development and Innovation Facility. The Western Balkans Guarantee Facility […]
According to the research of the “Brima” agency conducted in December 2016, over 67% of the citizens in the Republic of Macedonia consider that the mobile network of Makedonski Telekom is the best in the country and that it meets their expectations. The result is almost identical when it comes to the quality of the […]
Halkbank AD Skopje provides the users of its debit and credit cards with the highest level of protection and safety for the internet payments in the country and abroad. Visa and Mastercard debit and credit cards issued by HalkBank AD Skopje offer a safe and secure online payment experience with the implementation of the highest […]
Ohridska Banka Société Générale has started the New Year with a special loyalty program for clients of Western Union. With this special New Year offer, available during the promotional period that will last until February 28, 2017, Ohridska Banka Société Générale, will reward every client who will make at least three transactions via Western Union, […]
Habitat for Humanity Macedonia was awarded with a recognition for the long years of contribution in the development and promotion of volunteerism in the Republic of Macedonia. The Recognition was awarded by the National Council for Development of Volunteerism & the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy of Republic of Macedonia. Starting in 2008, Habitat […]
The Green for Growth Fund (GGF) has lent EUR 10 million to Halkbank Skopje to increase energy efficiency (EE) in Macedonia. The loan is the fund’s third to Halkbank Skopje since 2010, when the lender became the first in the country to offer EE financing products. The latest investment further solidifies this successful, long-standing cooperation […]
The schools for children with disabilities “Idnina” and “Dr. Zlatan Sremec” received interactive whiteboards as a New Year’s donation from OKTA. The idea for this kind of donation arose from the need to bring educational contents to children in a different and more interesting way. “Idnina” and “Zlatan Sremec” are two schools that OKTA traditionally […]
World magazin Global Finance, based in New York, USA, named Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje “The Best Foreign Exchange Provider in Macedonia for 2017” , which is third award of this type from Global Finance. This recognition is another proof for the Innovation, efficiency and quality of service of the bank. Criteria for choosing the FX Providers winners […]
Komercijalna Banka has introduced an additional 3D Secure protection of Internet transactions with MasterCard and Visa cards. 3D Secure is the highest international standard for protection of Internet transactions. This technology makes automatic computer analysis of each Internet payment in order to ensure that the transaction was initiated by the real cardholder. This verification provides […]
The European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE) has lent EUR 15 million to Halkbank AD Skopje to support Macedonia’s private housing sector and micro and small enterprises (MSEs). The senior loans – EUR 10 million for housing and EUR 5 million for businesses – increase Halkbank’s ability to finance housing and home improvements for retail […]
“Alkaloid“ and “Good Nature“ received the prestigious STUBRAND 2016 acknowledgement, on a ceremony where the most popular brands are declared through STUBRAND – international agency for research and certification. “Alkaloid” received the acknowledgement for positive image in the pharmacy category, while the “Good Nature” brand was voted by students in the tea category, in competition […]
“The Banker” / Triple Crown “Bank of the year” for Ohridska Banka Société Générale in 2016. After Euromoney and Global Finance awards earlier this year, today Ohridska Banka Société Générale proudly announces the third international reward “Bank of the year in Macedonia for 2016” awarded by “The Banker”.
QSI International School of Skopje cordially invites you and your family to their musical MULAN Jr. performed by QSI students. The musical will be performed on Tuesday, December 6th at the Macedonian National Theater – Small Auditorium. Please RSVP @ email@example.com or 071 310 101.
On account of the expiry of the term of office of the members of the Managing Board of Alkaloid AD Skopje, the Supervisory Board issued a decision on election of members of the Managing Board. The persons: Zhivko Mukaetov Milkica Gligorova Gjorgi Jovanov Kire Icev and Viktor Stojchevski have been re-elected as members of the […]
Lynx Resources Ltd is pleased to announce the closing of a USD 75 million debt facility. The facility has a term of seven years at an interest rate of LIBOR + 5%.The SASA mine is one of the largest zinc, lead and silver mines in Europe, producing approximately 30,000 tonnes of lead, 22,000 tonnes of […]
The Macedonian Chambers of Commerce awarded Pivara Skopje with a “Golden Coin” recognition for being a brand with the highest corporate reputation in the country. This recognition introduced for the first time this year is awarded to companies with high reputation in the domestic business community that continuously have great success and significant achievements in […]
We are proud with 7 (seven) of our member companies that were recognized for their CSR practices for the past year. AmCham members won the following prizes: Category – “Ethical Management” for large companies Feni Industries’s “Developing public’s environmental awareness with transparent brochures” project . Category – “Responsibility towards the environment” for SME’s Pakomak’s “ECO cafes […]
For nine years, CEED Macedonia plays an important role in creating successful business stories. Annual business meeting and a ceremony to award certificates, as well as promoting the news in CEED Business and Educational Club, was held on October 25th at the Alexander Palace Hotel. There were more than 450 certificates and certificates of appreciation awarded to […]
AmCham will host PwC’s presentation on their PayWell 2016 Salary & Benefits Survey. This is the sixth year in a row the survey is being conducted on the Macedonian market. As a survey participant, you will obtain the final report, offering an exclusive market data, as well as specific industry related information: Telco, Financials, Industrial, NGO’s […]
Microsoft Macedonia will hold its annual conference on the 16th and 17th of November at the Marriott Hotel in Skopje. It will bring more then 300 business leaders, decision makers, IT professionals and partners from the country and abroad. They will all take part in the new and refreshed Microsoft Визија Conference, the most important […]
In line with the tradition, this year ‘Trajche Mukaetov’ Foundation also grants 35 new scholarships for the academic year 2016/2017: 15 scholarships for students of the Pharmaceutical Faculty and 20 for students of the Medical Faculty at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje. In accordance with the announced public competition, the selection of scholarship […]
Habitat for Humanity Macedonia hosted a team of 31 volunteers that came for Thrivent Financials from the USA in order to help Macedonian low-income families get safe, decent and affordable homes. Thrivent Top Producers team volunteered at Habitat’s construction site in Veles. Together with the future homeowners that will soon move into the apartments, they […]
Did you ever wondered where your savings are invested? 95% of ProCredit Bank’s credit portfolio is placed in business loans to SME’s in Macedonia – investments developing production facilities, trade, energy efficient projects, agricultural industry etc. Large portion of ProCredit Bank’s credit portfolio consists from deposits from the Macedonian populations. In that way, your savings […]
Makedonski Telekom won the prestigious award for the “Smart City” project from the World Information Technology and Services Alliance – WITSA. The high worldwide recognition was presented at the ceremony during the World Congress on Information Technology which was held in the City of Brasilia (Brazil) from 3rd to 5th of October. Makedonski Telekom received […]
EVN Macedonia granted four new scholarships for the students of the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies in Skopje. Students with high grades studying in the fields of Energy Systems and Renewable Energy Sources will receive financial support of MKD 6000 in the coming years, possibility for internship in EVN and at the end […]
The Wilson Relay Race “GIVE A HAND 2016” took place on October 15, 2016 at the bank of the river Vardar in Skopje. It was organized by the Association of citizens for people suffering from the rare Wilson disease, with financial support by the company OKTA. The main goal was establishing a regional support centre […]
Employees and management of Pivara Skopje, Pakomak and the Embassy of the Netherlands in Macedonia, cleared over 3 km of the Vardar riverfront in Skopje. The entire dry waste that has been collected, will be properly selected and recycled, ensuring its appropriate eco-treatment. Following the global leadership of the Coca-Cola HBC Group in the field of […]
QSI invites you to the Fall Festival 2016 that will be held on Saturday, October 29th, 2016, 3.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m. Block of tickets (10+1 free) Drinks, food , costume parade, Haunted House and more. Invite your friends!
CEED Macedonia invites you to the 9 (ninth) annual business meeting and an award ceremony on October 25, 2016 (Tuesday), at the Alexander Palace Hotel. You will be able to hear successful business stories, get inspired and learn more on the CEED Business and Educational Club. Feel free to invite your friends, business partners and associates […]
University American College Skopje kindly invites you to the UACS Master Studies Open Day. The event will be held on October 19, 2016 (Wednesday) at 19:00 h at Amphitheater 1 (UACS 4th floor). Join UACS for an introduction to the graduate academic programs of the: School of Business Economics and Management School of Architecture and […]
Halkbank AD Skopje is marking the International Month od Saving- October by launching a new product for saving for individuals –PROMO DEPOSIT. This product offers favorable annual interest rates for saving for period of 24 months, in MKD denars or in EUR. The promotional period is valid until 31.10.2016.
For the first time Alkaloid AD Skopje, PC Pharmaceuticals, has acquired the ЕC Certificate of Compliance with the EU Medical Devices Directive 93/42/EEC (compliant with Annex II) for Proculin Tears and Proculin Tears Advance products from the Proculin complete eye care line. This has been a step forward towards building solid grounds for conquering new […]
As of 03.10.2016, Ohridska Banka Societe Generale introduces a promotional offer in its loan portfolio thus enabling clients to get Cash loan, Compact loan or Cash mortgage loan with credit life insurance at extremely competitive interest rates and favorable conditions of use. Namely, all new clients who apply within the promotional period from 03.10.2016 to […]
The more technology advances, the more opportunities it creates. Whether it’s data-driven insights, the endless possibilities of cloud computing or the uncharted horizons of artificial intelligence, digital is the engine of innovation and business transformation. Join Oracle Cloud Day – and find out how to harness a cloud platform and infrastructure with the power to capitalize […]
University American College Skopje kindly invites you to the UACS PhD Studies Open Day. The event will be held on October 12, 2016 (Wednesday) at 19:00 h at Amphitheater 1 (UACS 4th floor). During the UACS PhD Studies Open Day, you will have the possibility to learn more about the following: – PhD programs offered […]
Makedonski Telekom provides the best results for mobile data services and the best results for voice services among the networks in Macedonia – confirmed the testing conducted by the company P3 Communications which awarded a P3 “Best in Test” certificate to Makedonski Telekom, which is an internationally recognized acknowledgement for quality of the mobile network. […]
EVN Macedonia marks 10 years of operation. In the past decade, the top priority of the company was to create a reliable and stable distribution system and security of supply of electricity. The transformation of the power system in the Republic of Macedonia is closely linked to the entrance of EVN Group in Macedonia. In […]
“Recycling?!” – SAY YES! That was the motto under which Sparkasse Banka and Pakomak awarded the elementary schools that showed exemplary results in the waste selection and recycling contest. Almost 43.000 students from 76 elementary schools in various municipalities took part in an activity that spanned for the whole school year. They organized the collections […]
FIDIC is the leading standard form of construction contract used in international projects and is the favoured form of major development banks such as the World Bank and European Bank for Reconstruction and Development. In Skopje on 20.10.2016, Rob Wilkins & Charles Blamire-Brown, Pinsent Masons LLP – Associate members of FIDIC and official FIDIC advisors […]
In order to digitize its products and services and to offer greater availability to its users, Ohridska banka Societe Generale launches a new service in its portfolio, Mobile Token M-Token. M – token is a software application, which can be installed and used through mobile device: mobile phone or tablet and is used for user’s […]
Stopanska Banka’s “Drive Straight, Drive Safe” (DSDS) project, took place this Saturday (17.09.) and the streets in the center of Skopje were reserved only for the bicycle, rollerblades and skateboard enthusiasts. Over 2,500 registered contestants, paraded in their own choice of “clean transportation”. On everyone’s satisfaction, this revue race passed in a relaxed and orderly […]
Following the tendency to broaden its branch network, by making the bank‘s services accessible for the citizens and businesses from all areas of the Republic of Macedonia, Halkbank AD Skopje, on 6th of September 2016 officially opened its new branch in Debar and attained the number of 35 branches on the territory of the Republic […]
Pivara Skopje joined the marking of Global Beer Responsibility Day – 16 September. The initiative for this day that globally highlights the efforts and continuous activities to promote responsible drinking, was launched by the three largest beer producers, among which Heineken Group, which includes Pivara Skopje. Breweries from 76 countries around the world partner in […]
The seminar will be delivered by Mr. Miro Smolovic, PMP Academy Leader, PricewaterhouseCoopers Academy. The goal is to strengthen participants’ knowledge and skills on leadership. Some people have a natural talent for the role but good leadership can be learned through training, coaching and practice. The quality of the leadership which is in place through […]
Cisco invites you to register for Cisco Connect Macedonia 2016, a 2 day conference which will be held on October 4th and 5th, 2016 in Hotel Aleksandar Palace in Skopje. Cisco Connect will offer you insight into Digital disruption, latest technology and business trends, Cisco architectures and customers case studies. Join Cisco Connect to see how […]
For a third consecutive year, Pivara Skopje, together with the other members of the Coca-Cola HBC Group, is ranked first in the world according to the achieved results and efforts for sustainability and environmental protection. In the prestigious global ranking prepared by The Dow Jones Sustainability Indices – DJSI, Coca-Cola HBC Group won 90 points, […]
Ohridska Banka Societe Generale continues to enrich its digital services offer and introduces a new service in its portfolio, Moja Banka – Mobile Banking available for all clients. Moja Banka is an advanced, highly secured and interactive application available in Macedonian, Albanian and English language that can be installed and used via mobile phone or […]
We would like to highlight the activities by our member organizations in regard with the floods that affected Skopje and its surroundings. Our patron members, including: Alkaloid, EVN, Makedonski Telekom, Pivara Skopje, OKTA; were hand in hand with the first responders, helping with the most immediate needs. In a coordinated and highly responsible manner, other […]
The company announced that their portfolio has been enriched with two new products. MedUNIQA, private healthcare insurance with coverage spanning even outside of Macedonia and Motor Casco Insurance with special awards for loyalty. Also, you can find UNIQA in their new location at Skopje City Mall.
The expert jury of the International Public Relations Association (IPRA) has awarded the highest, Golden Award to the “Energy Mathematics” campaign that EVN Macedonia has been realizing as a part of the Platform for energy efficiency. The Platform for energy efficiency represents a long-term cooperation between EVN Macedonia, the Ministry of Economy and the Energy […]
According to the unaudited stand alone and consolidated income statement for the period January – June 2016, Alkaloid AD Skopje achieved: Total consolidated sales amounted to MKD 4,197 million (*increase of 4%) Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (EBITDA) in amount of MKD 598 million (*increased by 8%) 95 new employments for the period […]
Ohridska Banka Societe Generale opened a branch on a new location in the district of Aerodrom in Skopje. This new and attractive location on “Jane Sandanski” Boulevard is an urban and modern space area of 170 m2 with 4 clerk desks for population and 3 clerk desks for legal entities, including as well, a new […]
Two new products introduced by Halkbank AD Skopje. The new “Esnaf” Loan from Halkbank offers favorable terms for sole –proprietors, small and medium-sized companies involved in manufacturing, manufacture and services activities and trade activities who consider expanding their business. “Raat” loan offers a simple solution for financing working capital and other current liabilities with a […]
Ohridska Banka Societe Generale will offer unique products that will enable their bank account and term deposit holders to obtain additional personal insurance. This additional insurance opportunity is offered with affordable insurance premiums of only 1 and/or 2 Euros per month. In the case of an insured event, the financial benefit will provide the much […]
Sparkasse Bank organized an exclusive train journey Skopje – Prilep – Skopje, attended by numerous guests, associates and employees. Separate coach was reserved for #smladi – users of the Youth package, whose presence made this trip even more interesting. As part of the visit to Prilep, customers and associates attended the opening of the newest […]
On July 8th, 2016 the Court of Justice of the European Union published good news for trademark holders. It was a ruling in a case initiated by React (http://www.react.org/) an anti-counterfeiting network, against the operator of a covered market in Prague who failed to take steps to prevent the sale of fake products imitating brands […]
I&F McCann Group (present in Macedonia as McCann Skopje), one of the leading communication systems in Southeast Europe, was recognized as a Corporate Superbrand at the Superbrands Serbia 2015/16 event. I&F McCann Group said this award is a confirmation of their success and an incentive toward achieving strategic goals in the development of the communications industry, contributing to […]
Pivara Skopje and the Macedonian Employment Agency signed an agreement for realization of free training programme for acquiring knowledge and skills that targets young unemployed individuals who struggle overcome employment barriers or to encourage them to start their own business. The Employment Agency will assist in the process of selecting candidates who need this type of training […]
The prestigious international financial magazine “Euromoney” has awarded Ohridska Banka Societe Generale with the Euromoney award of Excellence – 2016 Macedonia’s Best Bank. This award is another confirmation of the successful operational performance of the bank, based not only on the operational results, but also, on the aspects of the continuous development, portfolio diversification and dedication of […]
Under the motto “Vitaminka is my Family,” more than 600 employees and their families celebrated Vitaminka’s 60 year anniversary. Throughout the years, Vitaminka has become one of the strongest Macedonian companies, making a positive impact both on a national and local level. Today, under the “World of flavors” slogan, there is a range of over […]
Starting July 4th, Mr. George Anagnostopoulos, Finance and Administration Director at OKTA Refinery Skopje, will be moving to Sofia, Bulgaria to assume the role of cluster Finance and Administration Director covering both EKO Bulgaria and OKTA Refinery Skopje. AmCham Macedonia wants to congratulate Mr. Anagnostopoulos on his new position and wish him continued success. Effective […]
On June 25th , under the “Connect, Inspire, Empower” motto, the FULM WOMEN’S LEADERS FORUM was held in Skopje and it focused on planning activities for improved financial services access for women. This event comes as a result of last year’s reward to Mrs. Eleonora Zgonjanin Petrovic, CEO, FULM Macedonia, on the World Conference of […]
The first “Coca Cola Active Zone” in Macedonia was opened, marking the start of a long term project that is going to be carried out across the country. The main goal of the project is to support the people of Macedonia in creating healthy habits, inspiring them to be involved in sports activities and exercise. […]
In line with its “Sparkasse Life” platform, the bank donated to SOS Children’s village, continuing their support for a fourth year in a row. This year, the emphasis was on improving the quality of the houses, replacing windows, upgrading facades, etc. The donation is just a small part of Sparkasse’s long term CSR strategy.
From May 9 – 19, inside the main fire station in Skopje, Macedonia, the first responder training was conducted for 30 firefighters from the Skopje fire brigade. This is the second training that LinkAcross has organized of this kind, in cooperation with the City of Skopje and the Fire Department of Skopje. Throughout the nine […]
Stopanska Banka kept its promise to the citizens of Skopje by donating a children’s educational traffic range, thus bringing the “Drive Straight, Drive Safe” campaign to a close. It is a safe environment in which the children can learn to ride a bicycle and at the same time learn the basic rules and traffic regulations. […]
European Bank for Reconstruction and Development has awarded Komercijalna Banka as the most active participant in EBRD TFP – Trade Facilitation Program – for improvement of the international trade in global context. The prize refers to the volume and quality of the letters of credit and letters of guarantee issued as facilitation of the international […]
Makedonski Telekom donated computer equipment in the amount of over 900.000 MKD for the “Goce Delchev” Dormitory (State Dormitory “Skopje”). The computer equipment, TV sets, printers and telecommunication services are available for all students in the reading room of the renovated “B” block. Wireless internet equipment and packet services such as Telekom HotSpot, MaxTV packages […]
Seavus ranks among the world’s most progressive 501 Managed Service Providers (MSPs), according to Penton Technology’s 9th-annual MSP 501 list and study. “Seavus’ ranking among the top 501 is recognition for the quality of service we provide to our customers, the continuous improvement of our solutions and processes, and the excellence we strive for,” said […]
In order to provide easier and faster access to the services of Halkbank AD Skopje, we launched a mobile application for e-banking available to all individual clients at no cost. The immense use of mobile devices (phones, tablets) in everyday life, contributes to the idea of developing such application. Mobile application is designed to provide access to accounts and to […]
On 17.05.2016 Halkbank AD Skopje officially opened new sophisticated branch office located in the center of in Radovis as a result of the tendency to increase its presence in the country. Halkbank’s branch network is comprised of 34 branch offices including the new one in Radovis. All branches are completely equipped to meet the daily banking […]
Viva juices attracted the vast interest from the companies of the food sector which were part of one of the most prestigious world fairs, the PLMA World of Private Label held in Amsterdam that hosted 2.400 exhibitors. “The high standards that our company implements in the production and the quality of our products were recognized […]
In order for children to have a more active summer vacation, NOVA organizes a three week Summer School and Summer Camp from June 13th through July 1st, 2016. Summer School The program provides a variety of fun and engaging activities, together with an opportunity to improve a student’s English proficiency. The first half of the day […]
The 28th branch of Sparkasse Bank Macedonia officially opened in Vinia at 14 o’clock yesterday. The opening ceremony was attended by numerous guests and clients of the Bank in Vinica and the eastern region of the country. Representatives of Sparkasse Bank Macedonia in their address informed about the business strategy of expanding the network wherever […]
Halkbank AD Skopje posted a link on its website for cooperation with companies. Everyone interested can leave the basic information about its company and contact person. The link provides option for the companies to select how they’re interested to cooperate. After entering the required data, the company is going to be contacted by the branch office that […]
With the launch of the Dot.up Media program, the IT giant Seavus officially opened the doors of the Seavus Incubator. The most important corporate social responsibility project of the company was announced on a press last week, which had a great media coverage and was attended by representatives of the international community, NGOs, media and […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!
The count down to our thought-provoking CEED Annual event has begun. We will kick-off the conference on April 13 with a pre-event, organized just for international CEED members. At this event we will introduce CEED entrepreneurs to innovative and successful Bulgarian companies. The main conference starts on April 14, 2016, and we promise a full and dynamic program where you will get inspired by our speakers, connect and network […]
Halkbank AD Skopje cordially invites you to visit us on the 42nd Skopje Furniture Fair, from March 22-27, so we could present to you the favorable terms of our specially designed Fair Offer. Halkbank AD Skopje being one of the leading banks in the banking sector, in the retail segment in the last few years, […]
On March 15th, 2016 the world famous Global Finance for twenty-third time named the World’s Best Emerging Markets Banks for Central & Eastern Europe and choose Ohridska Banka Societe Generale the Best Bank from Macedonia 2016. Global Finance editors taking into consideration 2015 Bank results and inputs from eminent industry analysts, corporate executives and banking […]
In February and March 2016, Microsoft conducted a very innovative, creative and unusual campaign for Office 365. The campaign consisted 2 new hashtags #НекаГрми (let the thunder in, we love the clouds, and orange storm is coming as orange the color of Office) a teaser hashtag and #КадеИдаСиВоOfficeДаСи ( meaning Where ever you are in office you […]
For 60 years Vitaminka has been part of us, of our memories. When we go back in time we can recall memories special for every one of us, like the joy of our first home, moments spent with parents, pranks when we were children, our birthdays. All of these moments spent with our loved ones […]
Halkbank AD Skopje would like to thank all visitors who came to 2016 Construction Fair, which took place from March 01-05, 2016 at Metropolis Arena, and learn more about our favorable offers for loans and deposits. Looking at the rich and versatile offer of flats and houses, the visitors had a chance to get adequate […]
On 2nd February 2016 CMX Solutions Skopje celebrated its one year anniversary of the opening of their site in Skopje, Macedonia. In December 2014 the German company decided to invest in Macedonia and already in February 2015 registered the company and employed the first employees. After one year of existence in Macedonia the management of […]
Roche Macedonia has donated 320,000 MKD to refurbish University Clinic of Hematology in Skopje. The donation from Roche – one of the leading pharmaceutical companies in Macedonia – consisted of high quality medical equipment, servicing old and providing new cytostatic treatments chairs, providing stands for intravenous therapy, and decorating the daily hospital. Medical Head of University […]
As of today, March 1, 2016 Jovan Radosavljevic assumes the position of General Manager of Pivara Skopje. He comes to this position after Aleksandar Ruzevic, who has been promoted to the position of General Manager of Coca-Cola HBC Serbia and Montenegro. “I will make my best endeavours for Pivara Skopje to continue on its growth […]
The newest edition of PwC’s PayWell Macedonia Salary and Benefits Survey has been finalised. It was prepared on compensation data provided by companies from the industry sector. As a result of this survey, the Overall Market Report is available. A number of customized analyses and reports, based on the headcount and revenue of the participating companies can also […]
ERA Group – Skopje Fair invite you to the official opening of 2016 Build and Construct, the 13th International Fair of Construction, Building Materials and Construction Mechanization, that will be held on Tuesday, March 1st, 2016 at Metropolis Arena at Skopje Fair, starting at 11:00. In the same time, guest can also visit the Real […]
The Award Ceremony held today in Prilep marked the end of a six-month program “My Idea! My Business!” conducted by CEED Macedonia, thanks to the full financial support of Philip Morris TKP. The project’s main goal was to support the entrepreneurial spirit and generation of fresh business ideas, in order to increase the employability of […]
USAID’s Micro and Small Enterprises Project (MSEP), co-funded by the Swiss Government and implemented by the Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive Development (CEED) Macedonia,on 17th of February 2016, opened a co-working space and accelerator, Hub Skopje. The Hub Skopje is an innovative and inspirational working environment for early phase entrepreneurs and companies, free-lancers, and individuals […]
All companies need to be aware of a number of amended laws and new enforcement practices observed during January. For this reason, Karanović & Nikolić Macedonia’s Legal News Alert for February covers the following topics: Cleaning up Macedonia’s business registry; Annual financial reporting deadline approaches; Company Law Amendments; Novelties in the Law on Innovation Activity; and […]
It’s our pleasure to inform that Halkbank AD Skopje’s clients will have an exclusive opportunity to get AMSM membership card with AMSM package of services (Europe Premium Membership) as a gift in value of EUR 1.260. The issuance of a AMSM membership card with package of services for the users of Visa Gold Cards will provide additional […]
The first Kamnik sparkling wine, Spark 2010, is the brand-new product by Kamnik Winery that was recently launched to the market to celebrate the accomplishments of 2015 and the start of the new 2016. The Kamnik Winery team says that Spark 2010 was the missing spark in their product line as a wine which adds […]
Since January 2016, CEED Business Angels Club is officially a member of European Business Angel Network – EBAN. EBAN (European Business Angel Network) is the pan-European representative for the early stage investor community, gathering 170 member organisations in 59 countries today. Established in 1999 by a group of pioneer angel networks in Europe with the collaboration […]
Encouraging young people in their education and development is a permanent commitment of FULM Savings House. One such example, in which FULM Savings House helps young people, is Ana Kostovska, student from Skopje, and this is how she summaries her FULM experience: Like most students, I also wanted to go to America through the Work & Travel program. I needed money, […]
All companies need to be aware of a number of amended laws and new enforcement practices observed during December. For this reason, Karanović & Nikolić Macedonia’s Legal News Alert for January covers the following topics: First Law on Free Healthcare Zones under Consideration Amendments to the Law on Technological Industrial Development Zones Introduction of amendments to […]
The European Investment Fund (EIF) and ProCredit group have signed an agreement to increase lending to innovative small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) as well as small mid-caps under InnovFin – EU finance for innovators, an initiative supported by the European Commission. The new agreement allows ProCredit group to provide finance to innovative companies with a […]
With a successful prize winning game and a humanitarian campaign these days we have celebrated 20 years of fruitful cooperation between two giants in financial operations – Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje and MasterCard Worldwide. The partnership commenced in 1994, when we signed the license agreement, thus making Komercijalna Bank AD Skopje the first bank in […]
The campaign of Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje and MasterCard, which was of a humanitarian character, provided funds in the amount of MKD 640.961, the amount which in 2016 will be used by the Red Cross of the Republic of Macedonia and Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje for their joint project “Donate Organs Save Lives”(Daruvajte organ-podarete zivot). […]
On January 29, 2016, 8 pm, at the Macedonian Opera and Ballet (MOB), the Symphony orchestra and Jazz Band from Gustavus Adolphus College (USA), in cooperation with University American College Skopje (UACS), organizes a classical and jazz music concert. The performance is part of the Symphony Orchestra tour titled “American Celebration of Music in Greece and […]
We would like to congratulate the following NOVA seniors who have received college acceptances at top ranked universities only in the first month of college admissions season. We expect many more acceptances in the months to come.
Ford Motor Company sales in Europe increased 11 percent in 2015, and the company became Europe’s No.1 commercial vehicle brand last year for the first time in 18 years. Ford sold a total of 1.3 million vehicles in its 20 traditional European markets* last year. Ford’s market share increased by 0.1 percentage point in 2015 […]
Domaine Lepovo launched new exclusive wine Grand Cuvée, thus expanding the offer of luxury wines on our market. Domaine Lepovo Grand Cuvée is a perfectly balanced blend of Vranec, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot, with the best practices of the French wine school embedded in this remarkable wine along with the knowledge and experience of the […]
The unique and one of a kind Microsoft’s campaign, W101010, took place in Republic of Macedonia as well, in the last month of 2015, December. The campaign’s name was customized and it was named as „10 познати. 10 дена.Windows 10.“ meaning “10 famous people. 10 days. Windows 10.” The two mainhashtags used for it were […]
Traditionally, Stopanska Bank Inc. – Skopje during the holiday season in cooperation with Red Cross of the Republic of Macedonia conducts the humanitarian action “Warm holidays for all”. On December 29th, 2015, in the premises of DHO “Dare Dzambaz”, several Bank’s employees handed over food packages for the Red Cross’ registered users. The donation is consisted […]
All companies need to be aware of a number of amended laws and new enforcement practices observed during November. For this reason, Karanović & Nikolić Macedonia’s Legal News Alert for December covers the following topics: New regulations for Macedonia work permits A new chance to legalize unlawfully built structures To subscribe to these Alerts on a […]
Chateau Kamnik is finishing 2015 as a year of success shared with its stakeholders, enhanced with visions for even more delicate wine tastes in 2016 for all wine lovers. The team of Kamnik winery describes the passing 2015 as an exciting and motivating year. This is what they say: “When it comes to recognitions and […]
Okta received the international award – Best CSR practice for the campaign “Chance for Life”. The award was granted by “CSR for ALL”, a project created by the European Union and implemented in the country by the Business Confederation of Macedonia. In presentations of nine countries – participants in the project, Chance for Life was […]
The Coca-Cola’s Caravan will arrive in Skopje on December 13th at “Macedonia” square and on December 26th in front of Skopje City Mall. Holidays are a time of giving and sharing, not just presents, but also joy, love and devotion. Therefore, the goal of this year’s Coca-Cola Caravan is collecting books for children in Public Health Institution University Clinic for Children’s Diseases in Skopje.
Want to save but you believe that you don’t have enough initial funds, you want a monthly investment or pace that suits you? Halkbank AD Skopje offers a product that will provide a happy future for you and your family. Open deposit for individuals offers multiple investments during the contract of the deposit. Ideal for those […]
All clients who will apply for credit card in the period from 01.12.2015 till 15.01.2016 and application will be approved, will have exclusive opportunity to enjoy the benefits of the credit cards with promotional interest rate of 4%. Apply for a MasterCard Standard, MasterCard Contactless and Visa Classic credit card from Halkbank AD Skopje and […]
With superior quality products, latest technology, dedicated work and development of projects in the interest of the environment and the community, Cementarnica USJE AD marks 60 years of its operation on the Macedonian market. The six-decade operation of USJE is accompanied by a process of continuous investments and modernization, through which the company managed to […]
Karanović & Nikolić is proud to announce the publication of the ninth edition of Focus on Competition. This year’s edition reports the blossoming competition law practice in the SEE region. With well-developed local legislation, the main trend is the closing of the enforcement gap leading to an increased occurrence of dawn raids and the recognition […]
The big prize winning game of Komercijalna Banka and MasterCard® titled “Buy, give gifts from the heart and win valuable prizes” begins! On the occasion of 20 years from issuance of the first MasterCard® card of Komercijalna Banka, which, at the same time was the first MasterCard® card in the Republic of Macedonia, our clients […]
Alpha Bank AD Skopje has recently launched campaign for its unique “Your Bonus” Program, that rewards bonus on the customers’ account anytime they use American Express Credit cards. The program offers the following advantages: Up to 15 % cash back on customer account, depending on the merchant or the point of sale; No minimum billing amount; and No limit on […]
Almost a year ago, Makpetrol introduced its Loyalty Program, “Verna” and by now, 50 000 new members have joined. Makpetrol celebrated this huge success at the Honda Center premises by preparing gifts and awards for the fifty thousandth member of the program, as well as for the Head of the Petrol Station Partizanska 002 who […]
Alpha Bank AD Skopje increased the range of offers for individual deposits with a new product. The new offer gives the opportunity to all individuals to deposit their assets for a period of 13 months and get fixed interest rate of 2.75% for MKD and 2.30% for EUR. The minimum amount to be deposited is […]
Tikvesh Winery has been the symbol of fine wine making for more than a century, constantly changing and adjusting itself during that period to increase its core value and importance within the entire region, while responding to the needs of the market and its consumers. The development path of Tikvesh to being the regional leader […]
All companies need to be aware of a number of amended laws and new enforcement practices observed during October. For this reason, Karanović & Nikolić Macedonia’s Legal News Alert for November covers the following topics: Amendments to labor regulations; New regulation on reporting of credit operations with non-residents; ‘Safe Harbor’ agreement ruled invalid by the European […]
TechnoLogica will host its traditional one-day seminar on Dassault Systems, SolidWorks Corp. and Delcam Plc. & Stratasys products, on Tuesday, November 24th, from 9:30 at Holiday Inn hotel. Company’s experts will demonstrate how the new technological solutions can contribute for better safety and productivity. The event is most suitable for engineers and all other interested in […]
Sparkasse Bank’s employees jointly helped the Orphanage “11 Oktomvri” and Orphanage for Infants and Children – Bitola, by reorganizing their front yards and placing new flower decorations. As part of the strategy for corporate social responsibility, Sparkasse Bank Makedonija together with its employees is actively involved in a project that aims to make the ambient […]
Cementarnica USJE won this year’s award for socially responsible action in the category “Environmental protection” for implementation of the project “Reducing air emissions”. This recognition validates company’s efforts to further reduce emissions of nitrogen oxides (NOx) in the air. Although USJE’s footprint, in terms of air emissions, including nitrogen oxides, is under legal limits, the […]
Vivaks, the Macedonian manufacturer of natural fruit juices, nectars and drinks under the brand Viva, once again raised the production standards and set new benchmarks for further industry development, in the country and in the region. As a Macedonian family owned company and brand, Vivaks made step forward, strengthening its brand Viva, through continuous investments […]
New York, Amsterdam, London, Rio, Singapore and Skopje. This year between the big six, Heineken introduced the bottle with the name of our capital city – Skopje. Heineken with the campaign “Cities of the world” wants to inspire everyone who is on journey to find good adventure in the city where they live. Because the […]
Alkaloid’s continues efforts to protect the environment and improve the energy efficient performance, this time were awarded with a prestigious recognition for “The best Regional Sustainable Energy Project”. The project “External Reconstruction of the Production Facility – Pharmacy”, financed by the WeBSEFF program (Western Balkans Sustainable Energy Financing Facility), was awarded in the category “Energy […]
At the 7th award ceremony for the National Corporate Social Responsibility Awards, organized by the Macedonian Ministry of Economy, NOVA received the award in the category of best practices of “Investment in the Community”. This award is recognition for NOVA’s ‘Thinking Humanity’ project. The award is NOVA’s third National Social Responsibility award and constitutes an […]
This year, EVN Macedonia again took part in the National Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Awards. For the first time, the company applied in the category “Ethical Governance” where it received the first prize for the project “Idea Management”. By winning this award, EVN Macedonia becomes the first company in Macedonia to have won first prize in […]
For the second time, the employees of Komercijalna Banka, Inc. Skopje donated food for many socially disadvantaged families on the occasion of world Food/End Hunger Day 16 and 17 October. In cooperation with the Macedonian Anti-Poverty Platform, the employees of Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje distributed the donated food to the families combating poverty. “Last year […]
DHL Express Macedonia, part of Deutsche Post DHL, world leading mail and logistics service group, displayed their commitment to better their local community, with 45 employees taking part in cleaning the mountain Vodno, as part of the Global Volunteer Day 2015. On Saturday, October 3rd, 2015, our employees gathered to clean up the garbage at […]
QSI invites you to the Fall Festival 2015 that will be held on Saturday, October 31st, 2015, 3.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m.
Block of tickets (10+1 free) – 1 ticket costs 25 den.
Drinks, food and fun as well as a Fall Festival Photo Corner at QSI
Invite your friends!
Cisco Systems is inviting you to its Cisco Day Macedonia 2015 conference, that will be held on Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015, at hotel Aleksandar Palace in Skopje. During Cisco Day Macedonia 2015 you will be able to upgrade your knowledge and skills through the presentations and demo sessions prepared for you by leading Cisco experts […]
A half century after Ford Motor Company introduced the iconic Transit, commercial vans continue to make a significant and growing contribution to the European economy, according to a new study. The Centre for Economics and Business Research report shows that van-dependent businesses contributed a total of €584 billion to the major economies of France, Germany, […]
Grant Thornton Macedonia, employees took part in a challenging experience at the company’s annual Corporate Social Responsibility activity. The institution chosen this year was Kids, SOS Children Village. This organization builds families for children at risk, helping them to shape their own future and participate in the development of their communities. Beside recognizable successful form […]
Sign up for a free MBA Lecture on “Leadership in Global Organizations” offered by University American College Skopje (UACS), scheduled for October 13th, at Restaurant Vodenica, starting at 19:00. In order to register please fill in this form by 5 pm on October 13th, 2015.
ERA Group – Skopje Fair invite you to visit:
41st International fair of Metallurgy, Electronics, Energy, Non-Metals, Construction, Security and Protection;
16th International Fair for Handicrafts and Small-Scale Industry;
36th International Exhibition of Inventions – MAKINOVA.
The joint venture company between Philip Morris International and Tutunski Kombinat Prilep continues to bring big news into the Macedonian tobacco market. Few months after the successful installation of the new machine in Tutunski Kombinat Prilep (TKP), Philip Morris TKP joint venture produced one of the latest offers from the world-renowned Marlboro brand in Macedonia. […]
At the beginning of October, the Seavus Education & Development Center (SEDC) opened the first Business Simulator in Macedonia. The goal of the Business Simulator is to increase the employability among its students, and it’s established in accordance with the international standards for professional development of highly-qualified young adults. In the simulator, the students will […]
All companies need to be aware of a number of amended laws and new enforcement practices observed this summer. For this reason, Karanović & Nikolić Macedonia’s Legal News Alert for October covers the following topics: Novelties Regarding the Technological Industrial Development Zones; Amendments to the Law on Value Added Tax; Waste Water Collection and Treatment Infrastructure […]
In order to mark World Habitat Day and this year’s topic “Public spaces for all”, Habitat for Humanity Macedonia and the students from the international high school NOVA organized an exhibition of photographs from public spaces around the city. The students’ photographs are at the same time a call to the community to improve the […]
Picture Macedonia in the middle of the 1940’s; only 5 km of the road network are modern roads with exactly 206 passenger vehicles. Most of them are Fords, but also Chevrolets, SXs, Pontiacs and some Buicks, going at 20km/h. There are 55 buses and only 50 professional drivers in the whole country. In these conditions, […]
The Macedonian government announced recently that they are in the process of spending 1 million euros to purchase new equipment for neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) in their public hospitals. AmCham member LinkAcross was honored to work with national healthcare advisor, Dr. Aleksandar Mitov, to provide expert consulting on this investment, which is a strong step towards lowering the […]
For 21 year, Tinex creates successful story as a leader on the Macedonian market, as a brand that sets high standards in all segments: with consumers – providing quality and innovative products, with distributors – a partner relationship based on mutual respect and trust, and with wider community – as a respected employer and a […]
Halkbank AD Skopje is pleased to announce the new Visa Business Debit Card, specifically designed for the needs of legal entities. Visa Business Debit card is the international debit card that can be used for payment of goods and services as well as for other operational needs of the company (hotel accommodation, travel expenses) and […]
The story of the Macedonian Stock-Exchange (MSE) began in 1995. On September 13th the Founding General Shareholders Meeting of the MSE took place. This is the ofﬁcial date of the establishment of the ﬁrst organized stock exchange in the history of the Republic of Macedonia considering that the country had never before had such. This […]
A modern baby-term, which provides equal distribution of temperature of prematurely born babies, as well as for babies born with complications, was donated to the Intensive Care Department at the Children’s Clinic in Skopje, as part of the campaign Chance for Life, initiated by OKTA. This is a third donation in a row that is a result […]
EVN Macedonia continues the support young and promising students in the field of energy. At the start of the school year, new 4 scholarships for students at the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Information Technologies in Skopje were granted. Elena Spasovska, Tanja Serafimovska, Aleksandra Proeva and Adri Hamza are the students who will receive financial […]
As a leading example of a company with corporate social responsibility, Stopanska banka implements the highest standards in doing business, while at the same time invests in the environment it works in and its improvement. The biggest inspiration for our previous CSR activities were the children for whom we invested in education, wellbeing, health and […]
If your company wanted to help the refuges, but so far it didn’t had the right channel to do so, now you can join forces with NORA and help the refuges in organized and procedural way. We have members on the ground in the Refugee Camp in Gevgelija and we work in coordination with all […]
ProCredit is the first bank in Macedonia that works 24 hours, 7 days a week. The bank introduced a new western European work concept – 24/7 zone which is now an integral part of every branch. Every 24/7 zone is equipped with modern technology, implementing the newest banking standards. At various ATMs and deposit safes, […]
For the first time, children with Down syndrome had the opportunity to participate in a program for better socialization and communication, at the summer camp Yuppi in Kriopigi, Greece. Children from Bitola and Skopje together with their parents were part of the specialized camp, where creative workshops and activities stimulated their development and integration. The […]
All companies need to be aware of a number of amended laws and new enforcement practices observed this summer. For this reason, Karanović & Nikolić Macedonia’s Legal News Alert for September covers the following topics: No mandatory contributions on freelance agreements; Amendments in the Law on Personal Income Tax; Changes to the Law on Trade […]
Celebrating 130 years of history and tradition in crafting fine wines, Tikves Winery launched the first digital museum in Macedonia dedicated to the art of fine wine-making.
As the oldest and largest winery in Macedonia, the history of Tikves Winery is intrinsically tied to the tradition of wine production in Macedonia.
Komercijalna Bank, Inc. Skopje with its new version of mBanka provides support to Android 5, payment for Diners and check of the limits for execution of transfers. The new version of mBanka for Android provides support to Android 5 (Lollipop) based devices. At the same time the Bank has also made the service for payment on […]
Komercijalna Banka commenced issuance of Visa cards for contactless payment. With the new Visa contactless cards you can complete your routine payments by simply waving the card close to the terminal and the transaction shall be immediately realized. At present, contactless payment is available with the Visa Electron debit card, but you can also expect […]
UACS faculty professors Ilijana Petrovska, PhD and Makedonka Dimitrova, MPPM are the authors of the first business case on Macedonian company, that was published in an International Book of cases “Entrepreneurial Icebreakers: Insights and case studies from International Successful Central and Eastern European Entrepreneurs’”. The book is a collection of 15 cases of CEE entrepreneurs […]
The re-branded “Cevitana” from “Vitaminka” features new innovative design, package and appearance. This instant vitamin refreshing drink, was created in 1988, is satisfying the daily vitamin requirements for all generations. “Cevitana” is one of the most recognized brands from “Vitaminka” food industry in Prilep and has experienced several transformations since its creation, the latest one is […]
Halkbank, a green finance pioneer in the Macedonian market, began its EE lending activities in 2010 after obtaining its first loan from the GGF. With the support of the GGF Technical Assistance Facility, Halkbank developed specific retail and business EE loan products (Eco loans) and executed a sustainable sales and marketing strategy for EE lending. […]
Komercijalna Banka AD Skopje has been proclaimed as 2015/2016 Superbrand after being awarded Superbrand Certificate by the professional council comprised of representatives from the marketing industry, academic community, the media, the Chamber of Commerce of the Republic of Macedonia and holders of renowned brands. “The election of the Bank as Superbrand of Macedonia for 2015/2016 […]
Euroins Insurance appointed Kiril Lazarov, the captain of the Macedonian national handball team and current player of FC Barcelona handball club, as its Brand Ambassador for the next three years. As announced on the press conference held on July 29th, 2015 in the Sport Center Boris Trajkovski, through series of printed ads and video commercials, […]
Halkbank Skopje signed EUR 10 million agreement with EBRD’s Trade Facilitation Program (TFP) to support Macedonian export orientated companies. The purpose of the TFP is to facilitate the export arrangements of the Macedonian companies. The facility features very competitive terms including pricing, tenor and minimum amounts and has two components – short term trade loans […]
Ten Barrels Cabernet Sauvignon Reserva 2011, a premium red wine produced from the Cabernet Sauvignon variety, marked the first half of 2015 for the Kamnik winery with three highly prized international recognitions. Two recognitions for this wine arrived from Netanya, Israel in February this year. It is the prestigious Double Gold Medal and the Grand […]
“Tikveš” Winery and its President of the Management Board – Svetozar Janevski are the winners of the international recognition “The best manager and the best company of the year” awarded by the regional office for Southeast Europe of the European Association of Managers and the magazine “Euromanager”. For the award, which was awarded this year […]
Euroins Insurance is the first Macedonian insurance company that introduced the possibility of insurance payment through payment terminals, in this case through PayNet terminals network in the country. With this, some of the products of Euroins the customers will be able to pay directly to the terminals and to spare additional commitments. “Cooperation between Euroins […]
In exceptionally extensive and resilient competition of wines from all over the world, the premium wines of “Tikveš” and “Domaine Lepovo” won 46 diverse medals and recognitions at the most massive and reputable global wine events, which have been, in the first half of the year, held in France, Germany, United Kingdom, Belgium, Canada, China […]
A Memorandum of Understanding (MOU), mainly focused on strengthening the coordination and cooperation in the fight against illegal trade in tobacco products, was signed on Wednesday, June 24, by the Director of Customs Administration of the Republic of Macedonia, Natasha Radeska Krstevska and General Manager of Philip Morris Tutunski Kombinat Prilep, Emre Kozlu, who also […]
Four preschool chains in four different municipalities in Skopje participated in the pilot project to increase the skills of preschool teachers in first aid, implemented by LinkAcross Skopje. The preschools who received the first aid training are 8 Mart, Fidani, Detska radost and 11 Oktomvri. Together with our long-standing partners, preschool 8 Mart and the Children’s Hospital in Skopje, […]
In 2015, Sinpeks Bitola has many reasons to celebrate. Beside the facilities in Skopje and Strumica, we additionally opened another one in Struga. The store is located in Misleshevo, on the main Struga-Ohrid road, in a modern building with big showroom and outdoor exhibition area, equipped with all Sinpeks brands like John Deere, TAFE, Husqvarna, LOTOS, Agrina, Lavor… Our […]
On 16th and 17th of June, Halkbank AD Skopje had official openings of the first branch office in Kavadarci and the renovated, expanded branch office in the municipality of Cair. This is another successful step of the Bank regarding the trend of increasing its presence and availability by meeting the daily banking needs of the citizens and the […]
As socially responsible company, “Vitaminka”, within its capabilities, strives to sponsor or in some way support various cultural, sports or civil events and initiatives in the foreign countries also where it markets its products. One of those activities in the region was the sponsorship of “VITAMINKA OPEN” golf tournament held on 29th of May on […]
As a part of its Corporate social responsibility policy, Nextsense has donated computers and computer equipment to its friends – youth from SOS Children’s Village. Nextsense aim, as a friend for new technologies to SOS Children’s Village is, with donated computers and equipment to provide the children with opportunity to research, explore, learn and discover […]
The Kamnik Winery, with its unique wine making approach, combining the state-of-the-art methods and the traditional Macedonian wine making values, keeps on creating wines that are ranked among the best in the world. One of the latest recognition is the gold medal for TEN BARRELS SYRAH RESERVA 2012 which comes from the reputable Syrah du […]
The Business Complex CoSeed is an ecosystem for businesses and entrepreneurs established in the Republic of Macedonia. It is designed to empower, educate and enhance business productivity and growth, both within the complex and the region. Furthermore, it will be utilized to create and promote jobs, innovation and research, social and economic sustainability. The environment […]
As a tribute to the 90-year legacy, Pivara Skopje made an original blend of the most famous representatives of contemporary art in Macedonia and the art of making beer. Part of the collection of artworks by renowned Macedonian painters of the XX century of Pivara Skopje was presented to the public for the first time, […]
The Association Konekt, within the project Creating an enabling environment for financial sustainability of civil society organizations (CSO) funded by the European Union, has the pleasure to invite you to a Conference on Philanthropy: Cooperation between the civil society organizations and the business sector that will be held on Thursday, June 11th, 2015 at M6 Educational Centre. […]
The 2015 awards for social entrepreneurship Macedonia were presented to the winners. The idea “Good Country”, in the healthy and organic food production field, won the first prize and received financial award of 3.000 EUR. The team Kulinari 2.0 won the second prize for their idea for social business in the gastronomy field, and the third award was […]
The Ministry for Information Society and Administration and Microsoft Macedonia are inviting you on an Open Day Hackathon Competition scheduled for Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 from 10:00 – 16:00 at Seavus Education and Development Center.
For more information please see the official invitation available only in Macedonian language.
Low Student to Teacher Ratio: The average student to teacher ratio at QSI is 10:1. The largest class is still only 16:1. Every elementary core class has 1 core teacher and 1 aide per classroom. Each student is able to receive more focused attention from their teachers, and the unique learning style of each student can […]
Neocom is pleased to invite you to a celebration of our 25th anniversary which will be held on Wednesday, June 3rd, 2015 at Kursumli An from 8:00 pm. For this exceptional occasion we prepared the following program: 8:00 pm String quartet “Viva Strings” 8:45 pm John Ilija Apelgren 9:00 pm Dragan Dautovski Quartet 9:45 pm Vlatko Stefanovski Trio […]
The Macedonian Occupational Safety and Health Association in cooperation with the European Union awarded Bimilk with the national award for good practice for occupational safety and health. The award ceremony took place in Daut Pasin Amam in the Old Bazaar and the reward on behalf of Bimilk, was received by Mrs. Radmila Vasilevska, Bimilk’s Manager […]
University American College Skopje (UACS) and Maastricht School of Management have the privilege to invite you to MBA Open day that will be held on Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 at UACS Premises at 18:00 hrs. The presentation will be held by: Dr. Aad van Mourik, Director of Maastricht Education Programs; and Dr. Nikica Mojsoska Blazevski, […]
ERA Group – Skopje Fair invite you to the official opening of the 27th International Book Fair that will be held on Monday, May 4, 2015 at 19:00 hrs in Metropolis Arena at Skopje Fair.
The 2015 Book Fair will be open for visitors from 5-11 May, 2015.
On the occasion of April 28 – World Day for Safety and Health at Work – Pivara Skopje continues the implementation of the project for the education of pupils in primary schools on topics related to health and safety in the work environment. This year the education includes 1500 fourth-graders in primary schools in Gazi […]
The first match of the fourth Coca-Cola Football Cup took place in Kavadarci last week. Boys and girls aged 12 to 16 years full of energy and enthusiasm rushed the field and officially marked the beginning of this year’s season of Coca-Cola football matches throughout Macedonia. The main objective of the traditional project of Pivara […]
In order to promote online payments (e-commerce), and information about its numerous benefits Stopanska banka Inc. – Skopje, in cooperation with the internet portal tc.mk over the next period will organize several free training sessions for legal entities interested to acquire knowledge and skills for selling products and services online. Electronic commerce, or purchase online […]
The European Parliament credit union interest group was promoted in the European Parliament in Brussels. Credit unions are financial institutions that strive to minimize financial exclusion in Europe. During the promotion, Eleonora Zgonjanin Petrovic, Director of Savings FULM Skopje presented FULM’s role in support of greater financial inclusion of people in Macedonia.
17 new students are part of the third consecutive cycle of OKTA’s Internship Program. The company continues with the program considering the previous positive practice which has brought benefits for both sides. The program enables young prosperous talents to gain work experience in a large multinational company and to obtain on-the-job training by our professionals. […]
Skopski Pazar opened a new supermarket in its SP chain, well-known to the public by its slogan “Welcome neighbor” in the municipality Karpos, near the Leptokarija Mall. The new SP market covers an area of 600 square meters, and offers large assortment from reputable domestic and foreign manufacturers. Trying to closely meet customers’ needs, SP […]
In May 2015, Seavus is organizing free of charge training in its premises, for one of the leading Billing platform used in major Telecom companies worldwide. Seavus Telecom Division invites the students from all Computer Science faculties in Macedonia, graduated or in their last year of studies, to apply for this training and become a […]
On Tuesday, April 7th, Sparkasse Bank announced the beginning of new CSR project, in cooperation with SOS Children’s Village Macedonia and Media Print Macedonia. “Be creative and help” is the message to all citizens to join and support the mission of sending children from the SOS Children’s Village to a summer vacation within the donor […]
The president of the Management Board of Tikves Winery and partner in the M6 investment group, Mr. Svetozar Janevski received the international award “Creators for Centuries” for a lifetime achievement in entrepreneurship. This prestigious award is received by distinguished business people who are most deserving for the development of entrepreneurship in South East Europe. The […]
As of March 25th, employees of Cementarnica USJE AD Skopje started an initiative named “At Work Without a Car”. Every Wednesday employees of USJE will be using public transportation, cycling or walking to get to their work place. The employees that will continue to use their cars to come to work will voluntarily donate 150 MKD. […]
The company OKTA together with the pop singers Lozano, Rennata Kralevska, Viktor Apostolovski and Natalija Slaveva and the children’s choir, Zlatno Slavejche, are calling all citizens and companies to join the campaign, Chance for Life, with the song “Every day is a chance for life.” The song is another activity of the campaign initiated by […]
On March 19th, Halkbank AD Skopje officially opened a new branch in the municipality of Gazi Baba, Skopje as another successful step of the Bank toward increasing its presence and availability by meeting the daily banking needs of the citizens and businesses in a qualitative and consistent way. With this, 16th branch in Skopje, the Bank enables […]
At EY Macedonia we believe that the best way to return to the community is to invest in human capital. As part of our corporate social responsibility policy we have developed the EY Program for Development of Young Potentials in cooperation with the Faculty of Economics at the University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius in […]
EVN Macedonia promoted the second edition of short stories as part of the project “Create a Book”. The new collection includes short stories written by famous Macedonian authors, as well as works from young aspiring authors. Readers will meet with the literary works of Vladimir Martinovski, Ermis Lafazanovski, Lira Bojku, Simona Jovanoska and Verce Karafiloska. […]
The Metamorphosis Foundation is organizing the Microsoft NGO Connection Day – “Be the spark of change with Microsoft Office 365 and cloud technologies” together with the local office of “Microsoft Macedonia”. The event will be held on March 17, 2015 at the hotel “Continental“, Fountain hall, starting at 10 am. The event will provide an opportunity for representatives of […]
The cooperation between Philip Morris International and Tutunski Kombinat Prilep is going step forward with the latest addition of two PMI machines installed in Prilep factory. The installation of PMI equipment for new cigarette formats at TKP’s facilities marks another important milestone, arises from Strategic partnership agreement between PMI and TKP, signed ten months ago, […]
On the 20th anniversary of “Macedonian Car of the Year” awards, for the first time in Ford’s history the new Ford Mondeo won the title. Competing against five other rivals the New Mondeo managed to win the votes of the jury and write its name in the history of the awards. Due to its leading […]
CBS International dooel Skopje is the part of CBRE Affiliate Network, the world’s largest commercial real estate services firm (in terms of 2013 revenue). CBRE network has over 300 offices in more than 50 countries throughout the world and employs experts in every imaginable aspect of real estate, from agency and valuation to asset management […]
With Croatia firmly in the European Union and most of the region intensifying the EU accession process, competition law is gaining increasing prominence. The Firm’s most recent publication Focus on Competition highlights regional and country-specific trends and developments in competition law practice, as well as European and industry perspectives on EU competition policy.
In 2014 with cooperation of the University of Michigan, Dpt. of Rheumatology, NORA conducted a pioneering study of the perceptions and experiences of patients with Rheumatic, Musculoskeletal and Autoimmune Diseases (RMDs). Based on these findings we created a pocket size handbook on various groups of medicines used for treatment of RMDs as well as on physical therapy and lifestyle. We developed a nationwide printed material dissemination chain of 10 information and education boards installed in the largest public health institutions around the country.
The Association Konekt is honored to invite interested participants to attend the Informative meeting on Social Entrepreneurship in the Republic of Macedonia, that will be held on February 26th, 2015 in Skopje, Hotel TCC Grand Plaza (near Vero Taftalidze), starting at 11 am. The agenda will be delivered to the registered participants. Due to the great interest for the event and […]
The large number of guests and friends of Pivara Skopje, who came in the building of the Macedonian National Theater on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 were part of the time machine, which took them on a virtual journey through the 90-year history, but also towards the future of one of the leading Macedonian companies – […]
Тhe largest Macedonian dairy, Bimilk, presented recent investments in modern technology, increase in production capacity and announced ambitious plans for this year and the next few years. From 2008 till today, the company has invested more than 10 million in capital investments, out of which over 4 million were invested in the last two years. […]
Philip Morris International was certified as Top Employer in Europe for 3rd consecutive year. The recognition of the high standards of excellence in its working environment was done by the Top Employers Institute. The comprehensive research conducted by this Institute included the companies’ practices in a number of areas, including compensation and employee benefits, career development, […]
AmCham Board member, Liza Popovska, stepped down from her Board seat effective February 1st. In accordance with Article 7.2.18 of AmCham’s bylaws, a quorum of Board members decided on February 12th to appoint Sonja Todorova, Public Affairs and Communications Manager at Pivara Skopje, to serve as a temporary Board member until the next General Assembly […]
Following its determination to be a responsible company, Cementarnica USJE AD Skopje donated 200 tons of cement to the municipality of Shtip worth more than MKD 1.1 million. The donation is intended for reconstruction of riverbeds and bridges in the municipality, thus minimizing the consequences resulting from the floods. “Considering the situation after the severe flooding […]
Karanović & Nikolić has extended its coverage to include Slovenia, with the local hire of Marko Ketler. Marko, who has joined the firm to head the Slovenian office, is a highly experienced transaction lawyer with a wealth of experience in corporate mergers and acquisitions. He has over 7 years of professional experience and niche expertise […]
Innovation in new products and services is one of Halkbank’s strongest features. Being a bank which is always oriented towards its customers, listening to their needs, we decided to make a step forward in strengthening the relationship with our clients. For that reason we have implemented a new service so they can improve their daily […]
Stopanska Bank, Inc. – Skopje in coordination with the Red Cross joined the humanitarian action, by donating 320 packages with personal hygiene and disinfection products, in order to help the most affected population in the floods which swept several regions of the Country.
For the first time in Macedonia a Social Impact Award is organized by Mladi Info, supported by Sparkasse Bank. All interested students and young people from Macedonia can apply for the Award for Social Entrepreneurship (Social Impact Award 2015) with their own business idea, through the website www.socialimpactaward.mk.
Roche started a Social Responsibility Campaign in cooperation with the Red Cross and the State School for Rehabilitation of Children and Youth with Visual Impairments. Under the slogan
Roche one of the world largest innovative company celebrated its 15th jubilee event on January 21st, 2015 at Macedonian National Theater with the slogan “Inspired by Life”. Many government officials, ambassadors, healthcare professionals, business partners, collaborators and friends attended the jubilee event.
Microsoft Corp. on Wednesday (January 21st, 2015) unveiled a new generation of Windows, with a wide range of experiences designed to usher in a new era of more personal computing, as well as two new devices designed to extend the Windows experience from large screens to no screens. Windows 10 will be delivered as a […]
In 2015, the international credit rating agency Fitch Ratings has confirmed ProCredit Bank Macedonia’s Long-Term Issuer Default Rating of ‘BBB-’. This confirmation is a result of the continuous support of the parent company, ProCredit Holding, based in Frankfurt, Germany, which is the main shareholder of ProCredit Bank Macedonia. The rating takes into consideration the degree […]
Toward the end of 2014, Alpha Bank AD Skopje have the pleasure to announce another fruitful year in contributing to the society and creating value for all stakeholders. Our Bank has moved on towards promoting activism for Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR). CSR projects and activities performed by the employees of Alpha Bank AD Skopje received acclamation […]
Warm clothes for the children from the special primary schools, Zlatan Sremеc and Idnina, is the latest donation from OKTA. The company is continuing the tradition of socializing and giving gifts before New Year’s Eve for the children attending these schools. “Eight year in a row, OKTA is surprising the children from the special schools […]
The purchase of a new incubator and the service of three existing ones in the Intensive Care Department of the Children’s Clinic in Skopje is the result of the second round of donation of the Campaign Chance for Life. In the Campaign initiated by OKTA and the Children’s Clinic actively participated thousands of individuals, companies […]
The successful cooperation between the Green for Growth Fund, South East Europe (GGF) and Halkbank AD Skopje (Halkbank) has led to a second senior loan facility in the amount of EUR 10.0 million. The credit facility provided by the GGF enables Halkbank – via its Eco-loan products – to increase the scope and volume of […]
At the ceremony of awarding the global Superbrands award, in competition with many reputable market brands, the courier company DHL Express Macedonia won the prestigious Superbrands award for 2013/14 year. This is the third year in a row that the company has won this award. Besides the jury, 8,000 customers also took part in selecting […]
ProCredit Bank, being the only German bank in Macedonia, was present on the occasion of the business visit of the Macedonian Government to Frankfurt, Germany. The purpose of the attendance of ProCredit Bank was sharing the positive experiences with the investments of the German shareholder ProCredit Holding in Macedonia. ProCredit Holding Germany is present in […]
The QSI version of the Fiddler of the Roof musical will be performed on Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 6 pm at the Macedonian Youth Cultural center – “FROSINA”.
Bring all your friends!
Near the end of 2014, MixIT is pleased to publish a review of the trends in human resource management practices for three companies in Macedonia.
The aim of this publication is in line with the mission of MixIT to promote best practices in people management in Macedonian organizations.
Seavus, the largest software development and consulting company in Macedonia, has opened a new office in Novi Sad, Serbia as part of the company’s expansion strategy in the region of Southeast Europe. This is the second Seavus office opened this year in Serbia, after the one in Kragujevac opened at the beginning of 2014.
By calling 070/075/077 14 33 33, you will donate 100 MKD for the “Chance for Life” Campaign. Initiated by OKTA and the Children’s Clinic in Skopje, Campaign’s goal is to raise funds for reparation of the old and purchase of new equipment for the Intensive Care Department at the Clinic.
Last month, BiMilk presented the Balans+ fresh milk, which is the first functional fresh milk on the Macedonian market. The new product is great news for all who care about healthy lifestyle and try to start the day with well-balanced breakfast.
ERA Group – Skopje Fair invites you to visit: – 64th International Fair of Food, Beverages and Consumer Goods; – 64th International Fair of Machines, Equipment, Packaging and Domestic Transport; – 55th International Fair of Tobacco and Machines; – 42nd International Fair of Agricultural Industry; – 23rd International Exhibition of Wine Strong Beverages; National Presentations;
The Official opening will be held on Wednesday, November 5th, 2014 at 11:00 am, in Metropolis Arena at Skopje Fair.
As of October 29th, visitors of Skopje City Mall can purchase their favorite Vitalia products in their new kiosk, located on the ground floor in this largest mall in the country. Healthy and unique products deserve unique space for sale – specially designed space with the colors of nature becomes synonym for Vitalia’s sales points.
Sparkasse Bank Makedonija decided to cooperate with the Red Cross Skopje and Studio Moderna, in the realization of the project “Zaedno do doma”, to support two deprived families. With this project we will improve the basic living conditions, renovating and restoring the infrastructure in their homes.
ProCredit Bank will organize an Agricultural Business Forum, which will bring together all relevant stakeholders of the Macedonian agricultural sector: primary agricultural producers, processors of domestic agricultural products, exporters of agricultural products, the Federation of Farmers and agricultural businesses, as well as the Ministry of Agriculture.
The Association Konekt is honored to invite you to an International Conference: Social Responsibility – Necessity for Competitive and Sustainable Business which will be held on October 28th, 2014 at Holiday Inn Hotel, Skopje starting at 10:30 am.
RSVP to e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, no later than October 23, 2014.
ERA Group – Skopje Fair invites you to visit:
– 40th International Fair of Metallurgy, Electronics, Energy, Non-Metals, Construction, Security and Protection;
– 15th International Fair for Handicrafts and Small-Scale Industry;
– 35th International Exhibition of Inventions – MAKINOVA;
– 3rd International Fair of Transport, Logistics, Infrastructure and Telecommunication;
Cementarnica Usje AD Skopje is the winner of this year’s award for best practices in the human resources management and their Human Resources Manager, Magdalena Slavejkova, won the award “Human Resources Manager of the Year”, awarded by the Macedonian Association of Human Resources.
The Center for Entrepreneurship and Executive CEED Macedonia, on Wednesday, October 8th, 2014, at 7:00 pm, at Alexander Palace Hotel, will grant certificates to approximately 300 entrepreneurs, managers and mentors who were part of CEED Macedonia’s programs last year.
The event is open to anyone who is interested to participate in the CEED global network.
Based on the long term cooperation, University American College Skopje (UACS) and Cementarnica USJE announced an Open Call for Full tuition scholarships for the MBA Program at the School of Business Economics and Management on UACS. Potential candidates can apply by filling the application form published on the official websites of Cementarnica USJE and UACS, and […]
Savings House FULM celebrated its 15th anniversary on September 25th, 2014 at Hotel Bellevue. On the event were present the U.S. Ambassador, Paul D. Wohlers and representatives from the credit unions in the United States, Poland, Ireland, United Kingdom, Estonia, Latvia, Albania and Moldova. Savings House FULM was established in 1999 with the financial support from the United States […]
As part of the company’s Corporate Responsibility initiatives – GoHelp (Delivering help) and GoTeach (Improving educational opportunity), on Saturday, September 30th, DHL Express Macedonia together with the athletes of the Special Olympics team of Macedonia, marked the Global Volunteer Day.
One of the events that stood out this September is certainly the gala celebration of the 10th birthday and the start of the harvest season in the Kamnik Winery vineyards. The event took place on Friday, September 19th, on the plateau in front of the winery.
For the sixth consecutive year, Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) has been recognized by the Dow Jones Sustainability Indices (DJSI) as the Group Leader in sustainability within the Pharmaceuticals, Biotechnology & Life Sciences Industry. This places Roche amongst the top 10 percent of companies across all surveyed industries. Inclusion in the DJSI is based on an in-depth […]
EVN Macedonia received two prizes at the 2013 National CSR awarding ceremony for the projects “Platform for energy efficiency” and “Strategically integrated approach for the support of the professional development of the young”, organized by the National Coordinative Body for Corporate Social Responsibility.
NOVA for a third time has been recognized for its social responsibility practices and the Service Learning program, by the Coordinative body for corporate social responsibility. NOVA received a plaque in the category Investment in the Community for small to medium sized organizations. NOVA’s Service Learning program aims to develop the personality of students, helping them […]
Alpha Bank AD Skopje received the National Award for Best Corporate Social Responsibility Practices 2013 in the category “Investment in the Community”, for the project “Clothes for everyone”.
QSI invites you to the Fall Festival 2014 that will be held on Saturday, November 1st, 2014, 3.30 p.m. – 6.30 p.m
With LinkAcross as project coordinator, Assist International as implementation partner and the Rotary Clubs as financial supporters, the Children’s Hospital Emergency Room received new medical equipment including 4 GE patient monitors, a Philips ultrasound system, 2 infusion pumps, and about 250 pieces of accompanying medical supplies. The value of the donation is approximately $32,000.
The Macedonian brand Vitalia announces the launch of its brand new online shop for healthy food products, a place where customers can find an extensive range of products.
From September 16-26, 2014 Vitalia is offering a promotional free-of-charge delivery period for all orders above 399 MKD. Payments can be made only electronically, and purchased products will be delivered straight to customer’s door in every city in Macedonia.
Tikves Winery is introducing an important novelty in the production of limited amounts of sophisticated wine in a little “boutique” winery, which is a new impulse, a new energy in the development of the wine industry in Macedonia.
On August 6th, Skopski Pazar opened new SP supermarket in the municipality of Centar. The new traditional grocery store is located on Ss. Cyril and Methodius street #20, near to the well-known green market and across the former flower market. On 420m2 floor space and with 15 employees, their aim is to bring wide variety […]
Several AmCham Macedonia members have already committed to help to turn an outdated “Zlatеn Sremаc” classroom into a comfortable, welcoming “living room” for kids with special needs who spend their weekday afternoons there.
Alpha Bank AD Skopje, the exclusive partner of American Express in the country, has launched the Enter American Express Card. This innovative new product is securely linked to the Card holders’ bank account offering them financial control as well as the opportunity to earn rewards and privileges on everyday purchases. Card holders are encouraged to […]
In the next three months, 11 new interns will have the opportunity to gain valuable practical knowledge in different areas. Several interns that were part of the first group will continue their professional training in the company. “The Internship Program is essentially useful for both sides, and the experience is always positive. The students that completed the program are now fully qualified […]
On 9 July, the largest IT company in Macedonia, Seavus made a donation in IT equipment to the Faculty of Computer Science and Engineering (FINKI) in Skopje for students engaged in embedded system courses. Seavus President Kocha Boshku and Seavus Embedded Division Manager Blagoj Kupev presented the donation to the Dean of the Faculty – […]
By perceiving the challenges that clients currently face, University American College Skopje redefined the executive education and introduced – UACS Enterprise. Understanding that organizations today have diverse needs, our solutions are designed from an organization’s perspective and address the issues that confront business and people. Our focus is on moving the needle for organizations in […]
At the gala event, rendered in black and white, the first ultra-exclusive Macedonian wine brand “Lepovo Domain” was promoted. The new wine brand got its name after the beautiful location, the Lepovo estate, where nature is especially inclined to each wine maker. The sun, the water, the wind and the soil, make a perfect balance […]
The Kamnik winery participated on Cité Internationale 2014, an international event, with two of their wines, the Cuvée de Prestige 2012 and Chardonnay Barrel Fermented 2012, both winning significant recognition. The participation of the Kamnik Winery at such an event in France is signification for the brand itself, as well as for the promotion of the country among the international wine audience.
The first phase of Okta’s campaign “Chance for Life” has been completed. Pulse meters, aspirators and perfusors are already installed and functioning at the Intensive Care Department at the Children’s Clinic. “This is the first part of Okta’s donation. Furthermore, we will continue to raise awareness and to gather donations from citizens, organizations and other […]
Become AMSM member on-line and save with the special promo prices valid until August 31st, 2014. All AMSM membership packages are now available 24/7 on-line, with only few clicks on you computer.
Vitalia launched new line of their nutrition products – Sport Bar and Sport Muesli, the only protein bar and muesli on the market that offers rich content of nutrients, specifically designed for athletes. By using dietary fibers and proteins as ingredients these products creates satiety and builds muscle mass. As a source of protein, carbohydrates […]
Eurostandard Bank AD Skopje has announced it has officially merged with the Postal Bank AD Skopje, starting from July 1st, 2014. This merger, will position Eurostandard Bank on medium level on Macedonia’s bank market, opening new and larger possibilities for Bank’s growth and development, for strengthening of its potential and financial performances, portfolio and client base expansion and further increase of […]
In 2014, the international credit rating agency Fitch Ratings has upgraded ProCredit Bank Macedonia’s long-term issuer default rating from ‘BB+’ to ‘BBB-’. This upgrade follows an upgrade of the parent company, ProCredit Holding, based in Frankfurt, Germany, which is the main shareholder of ProCredit Bank Macedonia. The rating takes into consideration the degree of support […]
Sparkasse Bank Makedonija in cooperation with City Red Cross of Skopje and Media Print Macedonia provided financial support to the SOS Children’s Village, in order to send 35 children in summer camp “Medo Shtedo”, in Hotel Solferino, Struga. During the holiday the children will participate in various sport and recreation activities that will be organized […]
Stopanska Banka initiated a big humanitarian project today under the motto “GIVE WITH A SMILE” which invites everybody to contribute to this by simply giving their smiles. The goal of the project is to accumulate the biggest donation of medical equipment so far for the children clinics around the country which will ensure for better medical care of the children that most need it.
In the wake of these enormous floods, Belgrade Fair have to spend a significant amount of money to implement first aid infrastructure and to provide goods of daily use for the refugees. For this reason Mrs. Danka Selic, General Manager of Belgrade Fair has asked the members of CEFA and UFI to organize financial help.
Stopanska banka AD became the first CEMEA user of a new solution in Visa’s information products line up which helps issuers reduce the risk of eCommerce fraud using real-time, risk-based transaction analysis.The service is now available free of charge for all Visa and MasterCard payment cards issued by Stopanska banka in Macedonia.
Today, the ProCredit banks in Bulgaria, Kosovo, Macedonia and Albania as well as the banks in B&H and Serbia decided to establish a special fund and to donate a total amount of EUR 550,000 to provide aid to the affected regions. This money will be channeled through the “neighbor to neighbor” initiative set up by all six banks.
Alpha Bank, in the context of its Corporate Social Responsibility and as part of its effort to further raise awareness on social and environmental issues, has established, since 2009, the “Alpha Bank Group Volunteer Day”, which is organised each year in all the countries where the Alpha Bank Group is present. This year, was marked by establishing the first charity shop for socially impaired persons, in cooperation with the Red Cross.
Neocom has achieved HP’s highest possible accreditation through an on-going concerted resource and training investment. As a Platinum Converged Infrastructure Specialist, Neocom delivers the entire HP portfolio of enterprise solutions to companies looking to dramatically increase business innovation while reducing costs.
The woman who continuously celebrates the aesthetics and has respect for the finest forms of beauty was the main inspiration for the impressive event “Beauty with signature” which embraced the company AVON Macedonia and the well-known authorities in the world of fashion and style: Antonija Ristovska, Rosica Mrsik and Vaska Leontic.
Microsoft in collaboration with the Innovation Center within the YouthSpark program have a greatest pleasure to invite you to be part of the greatest and most significant two-day event “MICROSOFT YOUTHSPARK LIVE EVENT” which will be held on 21 and 22 May 2014 at the Hotel TCC Grand Plaza, Skopje (Vero 2, Taftalidze).
University American College Skopje in cooperation with Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung has the honor of inviting you to the 9th international annual conference on European integration titled “The Europe of Tomorrow: Creative, Digital, Integrated” which will be held on Thursday, May 15th, 2014 at Hotel Aleksandar Palas in Skopje.
Being traditional partner of the Faculty of Economics in Skopje – Ss Cyrilus and Methodius, Alpha Bank AD Skopje attended the event “Open Day 2014”. The event enabled the prospective students to inform themselves for the terms of study at the university, to talk to the professors and the participants- representatives of the business community.
Konekt conducts a research within USAID’s Persons with Disabilities Internship and Employment Project. The survey results are of particular importance for defining future practices advocacy, policy and programs for integration of persons with disabilities in the labor market. We are expecting feedback from top and HR mangers no longer than May 23rd, 2014.
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Pivara Skopje AD has won this year’s National Award for best practice in the field of occupational health and safety. It is awarded by the Macedonian Occupational Safety and Health Association and the International Labor Organization in celebration of April 28 – World Day for Health and Safety at Work.
We would like to invite various company representatives and individuals to join us at the promotion of the book “THE REASON I JUMP” – a true story of a thirteen-year-old autistic boy – and to the Fundraising Dinner Event which will be held on 23 April 2014 at Hotel Arka, starting at 19:00, organized by Rotary Club Skopje – St. Cyril and Methodus, to support all those facing and dealing with autism.
At the prestigious competition of Chardonnay, (Chardonnay du Monde) our wines won medals again. Competing against 794 wines from 40 countries, two premium chardonnay wines of “Tikves”, won silver medals. The wines were evaluated by 300 judges – top-notch international experts, half of them from France.
The 8th Annual Family Bazaar organized by the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) will take place on April 26th 2014, from 11:00 to 15:00, on the grounds of NOVA International Schools. This year’s event is organized in partnership with Lions International (District 132 Macedonia). Funds collected from this year’s event will go towards the Orphanage for Infants and Toddlers in Bitola and the three school divisions.
Last week, not only did the citizens of Skopje enjoy the lovely weather, but they also had the opportunity to have a bite of the new healthy snack Biters2Go from Vitalia. Through the innovative campaign with the skate company of Biters2Go, the citizens tried the new product from Vitalia, a company with a 20-year tradition in the production of healthy food.
OKTA started a Humanitarian Campaign for donation of necessary equipment in Intensive Care Department in the Children’s Clinic in Skopje. With the campaign – “Chance for life” we want and we believe that all together we will influence towards changing the conditions and we will influence into changing the awareness of the citizens as weel.
Skopski Pazar opened a new and completely renovated trade center in Chair. In its premises, the users can make purchases in the recently opened SP market, the renovated green market and 13 other stores. The new SP market, which covers a territory of over 700 sq meters, employs 25 people and offers a rich assortment […]
The new AmCham member, QSI Skopje, invites all interested AmCham members and their families to an Open House on 9:00 am on Thursday, April 10th, 2014 at their school. Attendees will learn more about the school and have the opportunity to visit a classroom and meet the teachers. For families who want to visit the […]
The promotional offer starting from 15.03.2014 shall be valid for all submitted applications up to 15.06.2014 providing 6.5% guaranteed interest rate for the first year and 0 MKD administrative fees.
Since its establishment in 1990, Sinpeks is continuously growing every year. Despite the big representative facilities in Bitola, the dealer network through whole Macedonia, Sinpeks has opened a new facility in Skopje with only one reason – to be closer to the customers from the North-West Macedonia. On 1500 square meters, we are presenting the […]
ProCredit Bank has reduced its interest rates on its credit services and introduced flexible options that make it even easier for businesses to borrow according to their needs. The New Credit Offer is a set of credit services that allows businesses to finance all their activities over a period of one year without having to reapply each […]
As a market leader for housing loans, and also following the guidelines from the market and needs of the clients, Stopanska banka AD – Skopje opens the spring season with an attractive offer for all submitted or approved applications for housing loan from 05.03. to 05.06.2014. Apart from the guaranteed interest rates for the first 5 years, […]
The Lawyer Magazine, a weekly British magazine for top Commercial Lawyers and In-House Counsel, has named Karanovic & Nikolic law firm of the year for Eastern Europe and the Balkans during their annual European Awards ceremony on February 20, 2014 in London. The awards showcase legal knowledge and expertise and recognize excellence in corporate, […]
Last year the Kamnik Winery came up with some fantastic news on winning recognition, awards and medals, at some of the world’s most competitive wine contests. Terroir Vranec 2011 Grand Reserva is one of the Kamnik’s wine superstars that shone on the grand international stage in London in 2013 at the ”Decanter World Wine Awards”. Among the […]
We at PwC Macedonia are delighted to announce that our Guide to Doing Business and Investing in Macedonia, 2014 edition is now available. The Guide to Doing Business and Investing in Macedonia, 2014 Edition is intended for anyone planning to invest or already investing in Macedonia. This guide intends to present a comprehensive overview of actual tax, […]
MixIT, the organizational e-Learning platform is conducting a survey on trends in human resources management in organizations. We are pleased to invite you, as an AmCham member, to take this survey. Your human resource management practices and activities, which currently are recognized with highest priorities and success stories will be incorporated in the MixIT publication. Thank […]
The international rating agency Fitch Ratings has once again upheld ProCredit Bank Macedonia’s long-term credit rating of “BB+” and raised the bank’s individual viability rating from “b” to “b+”. This upgrade is based on the high quality of the bank’s assets and the low level of loans overdue by 90 days or more, which since […]
MixIT is an organizational e-learning platform created by AAG – Analysis and Advisory Group and launched in April 2013. It has a mission to enhance organizational knowledge by using technology and redefining tools for human capital development. Through the yearly registration MixIT provides virtual learning environment to its clients — 24 hours webinars on different themes: management, finance, […]
The mission of Stopanska banka says that in the constantly changing world, where needs and dreams change, customers know more, want more, the Bank strives to provide new opportunities by introducing financial products and services that go hand-in-hand with these changes through its advanced and easy-to-reach distribution channels. With the opening of the i-bank store today, all […]
On December 12th last year, the Red Cross awarded Alpha Bank AD with a certificate of gratitude. The certificate titled as “Bronze supporter”, was presented to Alpha Bank AD Skopje in recognition of the contribution provided by the Bank for achieving the goals and objectives of the Red Cross. The same recognition and certificate was […]
These holidays, we all wish joy, love and more time spent in a warm atmosphere. This is why, the Board of Directors of Stopanska banka AD – Skopje made a decision to allocate the corporate gifts fund to donating warm meals in the public kitchens across the country. „With the greetings for New Year and […]
Last month the Healthy Food Company Vitalia, celebrated its 20th anniversary in the presence of its co-workers, clients, admirers of healthy life and supporters of the brand. In a pleasant ambience of the restaurant “Day and Night”, with more than 250 guests, Vitalia management presented the developing cycle of the business, the new product lines, the […]
PwC’s Academy is the educational segment of the global organisation PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) in Macedonia. PwC’s Academy comprises experienced professionals who during workshops convey to the learners their knowledge and experience gained from and embedded in daily practice. We offer a variety of training courses covering work-related skills and abilities required in a modern business environment. […]
On December 13th, 2013, Cementarnica Usje AD Skopje commissioned the new Treatment plant for storm water, the first of its kind in Macedonia. The new Treatment plant is an investment worth half a million euros and is part of the activities for the implementation of the Operational Plan for harmonization of the A integrated environmental […]
For the first time, ProCredit Bank participated in a trade fair in Essen, Germany for organic producers. In total, 11 certified Macedonian organic producers and trades were present that specialise in the production and processing or trading of organic fruits and vegetables, pasta, livestock and meat. Through the presentation of organic products from the different […]
OKTA and the Municipality of Ilinden continued their successful cooperation in several areas. Their latest joint project is the cleaning of a section of the open sewerage channels that pass through the territory of this municipality with total length of 120 kilometers. OKTA donated more than 10.000 Eur intended for cleaning of the channel that passes […]
For the fourth year in a row, the leader of the Macedonian wine industry keeps the tradition of organizing the Young Wine Festival, the only event of this kind in Macedonia to promote wine of the latest harvest and to encourage local wine culture. Wine lovers had the opportunity to attend the opening of the […]
Stopanska banka AD – Skopje and the Red Cross of the Republic of Macedonia enjoy a long lasting cooperation. In order to support the Campaign “Day of Hunger”, the municipal organization of the Red Cross Center organized a humanitarian action in the premises of Stopanska banka AD – Skopje on 12.11.2013. During the event, employees […]
Microsoft Macedonia and Public Sector Microsoft CEEIt in cooperation with the Ministry of Education and Science of Republic of Macedonia is organizing a Regional Microsoft Education Conference that will be held on December 4th, 2013 at the Aleksandar palace Hotel. This is an opportunity to learn how to use technology to help improve education and learning, create opportunity, and raise living […]
Alpha Bank AD Skopje had a stand at the Bankexpo forum – the first regional forum of governors, ministers of finance and managers of banks from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Greece, Kosovo, Montenegro, Serbia, Slovenia and Turkey. The event was a good opportunity for Alpha Bank to present all products and promote the […]
Last month, Skopski Pazar presented its new SP Club card for loyal customers of its SP supermarkets, Maxi D discounts, Unique beauty center and online supermarket – www.doma.mk. The SP Club card gives customers a percentage discount on the monthly total amount they spend at any and all of Skopski Pazar’s outlets. Customers who buy products […]
ProCredit Bank on 25 October, this year, organized fifth Banking school for journalists, held at the ProCredit Regional Academy for Eastern Europe, Lake Mladost in Veles. The journalists had the opportunity through presentations and open discussions to follow up topics about responsible banking from several aspects, held by representatives from National Bank of Macedonia, EFSE […]
On 28.10.2013, Skopje got the first Center for Victims of Domestic Violence under the support provided by Komercijalna Banka. This is the first model of services in Macedonia that will apply innovative approach in the treatment of the domestic violence. The opening of the Center has been mutual activity of the Association for Health Education […]
Committed to the ideas of promoting the initiative supporting design and creativity for several years now, and of emphasizing the importance of the design as support to businesses, the Winery “Tikves” decided to take up an active role in the Skopje Design Week activities. In order to improve the appearance of its products and to […]
Saving as an activity of regular investment of free assets which is in accordance to the clients’ depositing potential, secures a better quality of life and creates bigger security for the future both for the client and the economy as a whole. We understand the needs of our clients, their wishes and plans and offer […]
PricewaterhouseCoopers Macedonia is pleased to inform you that as a result of the successfully completed PayWell Salary and Benefits Survey 2010, 2011 and 2012, we are inspired and encouraged to continue with the Salary Survey this year also. The aim of the survey is providing you with reliable information on compensation, benefits and relevant HR policies, as well as with […]
PwC will invest $60 million in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE) over the next three years, to enhance industry and specialist expertise and strengthen its lead in the market. The investment will be funded by PwC UK and will focus mainly on bringing in leading talent from the market as well as seconding specialist partners […]
During the last months of the year, Stopanska banka AD – Skopje is offering consumer loan with attractive term and conditions – non-purpose loan up to EUR 10.000 without collateral, with repayment period up to 10 years and annual interest rate of 6.5% guaranteed for the first year, without administrative fees. Additionally, from now, the Bank […]
Alkaloid obtained marketing authorization for over 30 of its medicinal products in member-countries of Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), including: Armenia, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkmenistan and also started numerous projects in Kazakhstan. The first sales in these countries are to begin by the end of the current year or at the beginning of the following […]
In the context of its Corporate Social Responsibility activity and in order to cultivate sensitivity on social issues and support synergies and efforts of health sector authorities and organizations, Alpha Bank A.D. Skopje in cooperation with the Red Cross of the city of Skopje organized blood donation on September 25, 2013. On this date, Red Cross […]
OKTA donated 18 new personal computers and one server in order to equip the informatics cabinet in the new modular school of Ilinden. With this donation of more than 10.000 Euroes, the children will be provided with most modern technological equipment which will improve the conditions for studying and acquiring new skills. Starting from this school year […]
Skopski Pazar opened a new SP market in Avtokomanda. The supermarket is located at the former location of MaksiD, near the green market in Avtokomanda and is now the eleventh supermarket in the SP market retail chain. The new SP market covers about 750 square meters and offers large assortment of over 10,000 products from […]
Eurostandard Bank created a new innovative product, the first one of its kind in Macedonia, the “gift card” is a prepaid payment card intended as a present for special occasions. It is unique and fashionable gift for all important moments in life such as weddings, birthdays, graduations, New Year and Christmas holidays as well as […]
The health of the children is a basic civilization priority, considering that the future and all that we build today is their legacy. Recognizing their challenge, the Clinic for children diseases in Skopje is a symbol of improving the health of children in Macedonia. In the battle to offer better and timely diagnostics and proper […]
In the past, when we became a John Deere dealer we promised our self that we will follow the “leaping deer” all the time. We promised that we will bring all technology, all innovations, all products, all news that John Deere will offer. We committed that we will be leaders in representing modern agriculture machinery […]
The Board of the National Mother Teresa Prize awarded the recognitions to this year’s winners: Mr. Zhivko Popovski – Cvetin, a painter, humanist and journalist and Mr. Zhivko Mukaetov, General Manager and President of the Management Board of Alkaloid AD Skopje, at a ceremony that was held on August 26, 2013 at Porta Makedonija. The National Mother Teresa Prize […]
The workshop is designed for the businesses in Macedonia and will be held in Hotel “Aleksandar Palace”, on 09/12/2013, starting at 09:30. The goal of this workshop is to facilitate exchange of positive experiences of already implemented projects to improve energy efficiency, to identify potential new projects and opportunities for financing such projects. More details […]
As part of the delegation of the Republic Macedonia, Vitaminka presented its own stand at the business fair “Local Leaders ‘Meeting of China and Central and Eastern European Countries – Chongqing, 2-4 July 2013’. Vitaminka products were presented in the Macedonian national stand and caused great interest among visitors. Just few months ago Vitaminka, began […]
Five friends from Skopje and lovers of mountaineering, recently have won the top “Mont Blanc”. They are also fans of all Vitaminka products, therefore Vitaminka gave them fully support to achieve their alpine dreams. PI Vitaminka as a socially responsible company builds and supports a variety of ways myriad business, sports, artistic and humanitarian activities, […]
1 JULY 2013 LONDON: Ernst & Young announced today that Mark Weinberger has become Global Chairman and CEO. The leading professional services organization also announced the adoption of EY as its global brand name, unveiled a new logo and adopted “Building a better working world” as its purpose. Mark, 51, has had a distinguished career […]
Following the contemporary trends in the food industry, Bimilk continues to develop new products designed to meet the needs and desires of its customers. The new product is milk with 2.8% fat containing the 10 most important vitamins for proper growth and development of children: A, B1, B3, B5, B6, B7, B9, B12, D3 and […]
In Liverpool, UK, Eleonora Zgonjanin Petrovic, General Manager of FULM Savings House – Skopje won Edward Filene Credit Union Awards UK 2012/13 – Overseas Development Educator of the Year from the European Union and Africa. The award was given for 14 years of successful implementation of the system of credit unions in the Republic of […]
The exceptional quality of the wines produced by the Chateau Kamnik winery was highlighted with significant triumphs during the first half of the year. This meant winning prestigious awards and medals at some of the world’s most renowned wine competitions. Chateau Kamnik’s success is also a considerable step forward in the positioning of the Republic […]
Unparalleled partner to more than 4000 companies and institutions in Macedonia in their international communication The courier company DHL Express Macedonia is marking this month an important anniversary – 20 years of its operations in the Republic of Macedonia. Focused from the very beginning towards innovations and introduction of new technologies and new services for […]
On April 20th 2013, from 11:00 to 15:00 on the grounds of NOVA International Schools, the 7th annual Family Bazaar organized by the Parent Teacher Association (PTA) will take place. The goal of this event, as in the past, is to raise money for specific needs both in the community and within the school itself. […]
Numerous businessmen, diplomats, representatives of domestic and foreign companies, and philanthropists gathered on April 2nd at MKC (Youth Cultural Centre) for a VIP donation cocktail under the general sponsorship of the wife of Macedonian President, Mrs. Maja Ivanova for the purpose of constructing an emergency room at the Children’s Hospital. The following AmCham members demonstrated […]
Habitat for Humanity Macedonia (HFH Macedonia) believes that a decent home is the first step towards gaining accessibility and social inclusion. In response, HFH Macedonia created a unique program that aims to reconstruct and renovate homes for people with disabilities. This unique program is supported by US Ambassador Paul Wohlers and Mrs. Mary Jo Wohlers, […]
On March 8-th, 2013, during International Women’s Day, AMSM will celebrate achievements of women, as equal participants in today’s national and international road traffic. Organizing a public debate under the motto “Women in traffic“, which will be held on 8th of March in educational center “М6“ (located in Pivara Skopje) and with a support of […]
For the very first time a written edition in the form of a regular annual edition will emerge on the media market, as an attempt to make a comprehensive analysis of the foreign investments in the country – starting with the acquisitions of the largest domestic companies that began at the end of the 90’s […]
MAKPETROL marked its 65th anniversary with donations to four institutions and associations, in line with the Company acting as a socially responsible company. One of the donations was presented on Wednesday, December 25th. The donation to the Orphanage “11 Oktomvri” from Skopje in addition to the funds includes PCs and chests of drawers for the […]