Management Change at Makedonski Telekom May 28, 2018

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 […]

Makedonski Telekom Opens Digital Talents Incubator April 10, 2018

Makedonski Telekom launched a Digital Talents Incubator, comprised of a team of students, who will work on developing applications for digital transformation. In addition to the digitalization of the Telekom processes, the team will also work on other innovative applications with an ultimate goal of digitizing the society. The students, coming from the area of […]

Pivara Skopje Volunteer Action: “We Plant Love” March 12, 2018

This year, women employed in Pivara Skopje, in an authentic way, with a volunteer action, marked March 8 – the International Women’s Day. Within this action, held under the motto “Sadime ljubov” women from all working positions in Pivara Skopje, together with the children from SOS Children Village planted flowers and other decorative plants, which […]

Calling university students who want to gain REAL work experience!! March 6, 2018

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

Info Session – PwC invites you to take part in PayWell 2016 November 4, 2016

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 […]

Speaker Biography April 8, 2016

Martin E. Hellmer, U.S. FBI Supervisory Special Agent (SSA) U.S. FBI Supervisory Special Agent (SSA), Martin E. Hellmer, is currently on a temporary assignment to the Office of the Legal Attache, American Embassy Bucharest, in support of the FBI’s International Corruption Unit. SSA Hellmer’s role is to raise awareness in government, business, and law enforcement communities […]

Ljupco Georgiev will be Microsoft’s New Country Manager for Macedonia and Kosovo April 1, 2016

Change in Leadership will take place from April 2, 2016  Ljupco Georgiev will be Microsoft’s New Country Manager Macedonia and Kosovo, change effective as of April 2nd, 2016. He will be taking over from Stefan Plavjanski, who has decided to leave Microsoft after almost 3 years and pursue new opportunities outside of the company. Ljupco […]

CSR Best Practices Session – March 16th March 11, 2016

Join our CSR Best Practices Session, on the 2014 National CSR Award winning projects, with Makstil (Certification for Social Responsibility, SA 8000), Cementarnica USJE (Reducing Air Emissions (NOx) and Vitaminka (Company’s DNA).
When: Wednesday, March 16th, at 10:00 – 13:00
Where: M6 Educational Center
Who: All interested member companies

Joint Event on “Anti Corruption Strategies for Business” February 23, 2016

“Anti-Corruption Strategies for Business” by visiting expert, Robert Cerasoli, former Inspector General of Massachusetts and New Orleans, USA.

Who: Members of AmCham Macedonia, the Dutch-Macedonian Chamber of Commerce and the Macedonian-German Business Association
Where: Aleksandar Palas, Mezzanine Hall 2
When: Friday, March 4th at 12:00 – 14:00

CCC Public Procurement Policy Brief event February 22, 2016

On Thursday, February 25th, from 11:00 – 13:00 at Skopje’s Holiday Inn hotel (Millennium 2), the Center for Civil Communications (CCC) will host a public debate on public procurement and promote its policy brief on Improving Public Procurement Implementation in Macedonia (Macedonian,English). Speakers will include: Aleksandar Argirovski, Acting Director, Public Procurement Bureau; Jaromir Levicek, Head of Economic Issues, Institution-Building, […]

AmCham Roundtable on Consumer Protection and Competition February 8, 2016

AmCham Macedonia is organizing a round-table discussion on the current state of consumer protection and competition in Macedonia, EU and in the region.
When: Wednesday, February 17, 2016, 10:00-12:00
Where: Holiday Inn, “Millennium 2” hall
Who: All interested companies

Call for Panelists: Feb 17th Event on Consumer Protection and Competition January 18, 2016

AmCham Macedonia is planning a high profile event entitled “Consumer Protection and Competition in Focus”, aimed at promoting best practices and raising awareness among local business people of associated risks and challenges in these fields. Please contact the Executive Office if you are interested in sitting on a panel and/or delivering a short presentation on […]

Save the Date! AmCham Holiday Party – Dec 10th November 30, 2015

AmCham Macedonia invites you to welcome the holiday season in 20’s fashion with live jazz music, traditional holiday food and the best american drinks

When: Thursday, December 10th, from 8:00 PM
Where: Veneto Restaurant, Skopje City Mall, 2nd floor
Who: All AmCham members and invited guests

Save the Date! AmCham Thanksgiving Dinner – Nov 25th November 23, 2015

All member representatives, their spouses and business partners are invited to our traditional Thanksgiving dinner scheduled for Wednesday, November 25th, from 17:00 – 19:00 at Makedonska kuka restaurant. This year, we are planning to gather additional donations to also support Red Cross’ “Think of us” Campaign. Each guest will be required to donate 1000 MKD in […]

New Emerging Macedonia Magazine on Outsourcing Trends Released! November 16, 2015

In the latest Fall Issue of our Emerging Macedonia Magazine you can read about:
Outsourcing Trends: Globally and in Macedonia
Local Accounting and Auditing Practices
Financial Discipline Implementation Advances
Latest Legal Changes
Report on Company Giving Practice in Macedonia

M2M Learning session on Nextsense’s E-archiving System November 6, 2015

Join our new learning session on “Nextsense’s E-archiving System” with Aleksandra Georgieva, Sales Specialist to hear about the system’s document organization, distribution, classification and advanced search functions.

When:Tuesday, November 17th from 10:00 -11:00
Where: AmCham Office (Vasil Gjorgov 20A, 2nd floor)
Who: All member company representatives

Learning Session on “New Trends in Digital Marketing” – Oct 30th October 22, 2015

Join our new learning session on “New Trends in Digital Marketing” with Emilija Zaevska, Digital Communications Manager at McCann Skopje.

When:Friday, October 30th from 11:00 -12:00
Where: h. Impeksel 2, 4th floor (Kosturski heroi #38)
Who: All member company representatives

Weekend Seminar for Potential Entrepreneurs – Oct 31-Nov 1st October 19, 2015

AmCham Macedonia is sponsoring several weekend workshops to benefit members of the Summer Work and Travel Alumni Association (SWTA), featuring a U.S. speaker brought to Macedonia by the U.S. Embassy in Skopje.

Interested AmCham members are welcomed to join!

Learning Session on “Driving a Continuous Improvement Culture” – Oct 6th October 2, 2015

Join our next Learning Session on “Driving a Continuous Improvement Culture” with Elizabeta Nikolovska, Head of Business Excellence Office at our patron member EVN Macedonia.
When: Tuesday, October 6th, from 10:00 – 12:00
Where: Holiday Inn hotel – Meeting Room “Biser
Who: Member company representatives

CSR Program Design & Management Workshop – October 13th September 15, 2015

Sign up for our fall CSR Program Design & Management Workshop with Red Cross Macedonia representatives.

When: Tuesday, October 13th from 10:00 – 12:30
Where: Holiday Inn hotel – Millennium 1
Who: Member company representatives

Cocktail in Honor of Regional AmChams – September 16th September 9, 2015

All AmCham members are welcomed to join us on Wednesday, September 16, 2015 at 20:00 at Restaurant 14 in Taftalidze for a cocktail in honor of visiting Executive Directors from AmChams in Kosovo, Montenegro and Albania.

We hope to see you there!

“HR Compliance Management” Learning Session with EVN – Sep 17th September 8, 2015

AmCham Macedonia invites you to a learning session on “HR Compliance Management” with our Patron member EVN Macedonia.

When: Thursday, September 17th from 10:00 – 11:00
Where: AmCham Executive Office
Topics: Redundancy and Disciplinary proceedings

“How the Cloud can Make Your Business Better” M2M Learning Session – August 18th August 5, 2015

All members are invited to a learning session led by Jane Antov, System integration Executive Manager and neoCloud Chief Operation Officer at Neocom on “How the Cloud can Make Your Business Better” on Tuesday, August 18th from 9-10:00 am at AmCham (Vasil Gjorgov 20A, 2nd floor). Participants will learn how Cloud technologies can help businesses […]

New Emerging Macedonia Magazine on Internship Success Stories Released! July 24, 2015

In the latest Summer Issue of our Emerging Macedonia Magazine you can read about:
It Takes a Village to Realize Internships’ Potential
Also in this issue:
– Bureaucratic, Inflexible Visa & Work, Residency Permits Process
– New IP-related Customs Measures
– Public Revenue Office Launches a Standing Business Association Forum

Ecotip Invites You to See its Work in Action! July 1, 2015

When: Thursday, July 9th, 16:00 – 18:00
Why: See a cutting edge, Pall Corporation (USA) filtration system at work in Macedonia; learn more about the role and importance of filtration in the modern wine-making process; enjoy a lovely wine tasting on a summer evening!
How: AmCham will organize group transportation, if there is interest.
Where: Stobi Winery
To register for this interesting and fun excursion, please contact AmCham Macedonia at 3214 716.

Learning Session on Hidden Risks from an Insurance Perspective – June 30th June 26, 2015

Our member company Euroins Insurance will held a learning session on Hidden Risks from an Insurance Perspective on Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 from 09:00-10:30 at AmCham premises (Vasil Gjorgov 20A, 2nd floor). This gathering is suitable for various sectors. Please note that only 15 seats are available and the “first come, first served” rule will apply. […]

2015 Red Cross Info Session – June 25th June 22, 2015

AmCham Macedonia members are encouraged to attend this year’s Partnership Info Session on Thursday, June 25th from 10:00 – 12:00 at Red Cross headquarters in Skopje to learn about their 2015-16 proposed partnership cooperation initiatives.

Business-University Cooperation Breakfast – June 23rd June 17, 2015

This year’s gathering on Business-University Cooperation will be held on Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 from 9:00 -12:00 at Holiday Inn hotel, featuring a round table discussion involving the country’s most engaged companies, deans from public and private universities and student organization representatives.

Doing Business with Foreign Investors June 5, 2015

This year, we invited our member companies ArcelorMittal, Feni Industry and Wabtec MZT Skopje to present their business opportunities for local suppliers, to share successes and challenges while working with them and explain their key procurement standards and processes. The info session will take place on Wednesday, June 10th, 2015 from 10:00 – 13:00 at Skopski […]

Learning Session on Efficient Legal Risk Management May 27, 2015

Our member company Karanovic & Nikolic will held a learning session on Efficient Legal Risk Management on Thursday, June 11th, 2015 from 15:00-16:30 at AmCham premises (Vasil Gjorgov 20A, 2nd floor). This gathering is mostly  suitable for legal department representatives. Planned topics to be covered: Introduction to the doctrine and comparative approach on efficient legal […]

AmCham Bulgaria Business Mission to Macedonia — Apr 21-22 April 14, 2015

On April 21-22, AmCham Macedonia will be hosting a delegation of AmCham Bulgaria members in Skopje.

AmCham Macedonia members are welcomed to join any part of the visit, which will include 2 working days featuring government, diplomatic and business speakers as well as a networking cocktail.

New President of AmCham’s Board of Directors: Miroslav Marchev from PwC November 25, 2014

Miroslav Marchev, Tax and Legal Services Director at PricewaterhouseCoopers Skopje was elected as new President of the Board of Directors on the Board Strategy session that was held on Friday, November 14, 2014.

At the meeting, AmCham Board of Directors members set their vision for the activities and projects to be carried out in January – December 2015.

Informal Meeting with Rick Wion, Allweb 2014 Speaker November 7, 2014

AmCham Macedonia invites you to join an informal meeting with Rick Wion, Allweb 2014 speaker and McDonald’s first-ever Director of Social Media, that will be held on Thursday, November 13th, 2014 in the AmCham Office.

Space is limited, please register at 3216 714 or

Presentation & Public Speaking Workshop – Nov 12-13th November 7, 2014

Would you like to improve your presentation and public speaking skills? Sign up for our fall Public Speaking Workshop with Cultural Affairs Officer at the U.S. Embassy in Skopje, Kaitlin Turck. When: Session 1 – Wednesday, November 12th from 15:00-17:30. Topics: Basics of public speaking and impromptu speaking. Session 2 – Thursday, November 13th from […]

Doing Business with Foreign Investors in Macedonia June 5, 2014

Join our event on Wednesday, June 18th, 2014, Skopje Fair–Multi Business Center to learn more about opportunities to work with AmCham members: EVN Macedonia, Johnson Matthey Macedonia and Van Hool.
For AmCham members registration is free of charge.
For non -members we are charging registration fee in amount of MKD1.000. In order to register, please complete the Registration Form.

Advancing Business-University Cooperation Survey May 23, 2014

AmCham Macedonia prepared a survey, as part of our efforts to gather relevant information on business – university cooperation models among our member companies.

Your feedback will be of major contribution in order to organize another successful event on advancing business-university cooperation in May this year.

Advancing Business-University Cooperation in Macedonia May 23, 2014

The event will be held on Wednesday, May 28th 2014 in Hotel Holiday Inn – Millennium 1, our keynote speaker will be Mr. Richard Norment, U.S. expert on Public-private partnership and will feature discussions with key company, institutional and NGO representatives on improving the cooperation models already functioning in Macedonia and identifying concrete opportunities for future development.