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AmCham Advocacy Focus in 2014

1. Labor Law

- Reduction of administrative burden
- Flexibility of modes/terms of employment
- More predictable system of collective bargaining

2. Protection of creditors

- Easing collection of receivables by improving enforcement procedure as well as insolvency procedure
- Facilitating reduction of NPLs

3. Predictability of Tax Burden

- Mapping out all compensations - Law on Compensations
- Effectively decreasing charges for signage fees ("firmarine"), below peaks in 2013
- Monitoring consistent and correct application of tax regulations

4. Grey Economy

Ensuring that roof law on inspections empowers inspections with competencies to combat unregistered entities or illicit trade
Decreasing illicit trade through monitoring and assisting enforcement authorities
- Improving enforcement of IP rights

5. Real Estate

- Faster towards issuing construction permits
- Conversion - final resolution of the administrative burden