14.10.2011. | Belgrade
AmCham, Foreign Investors Council (FIC) and Serbian Chamber of Commerce (SCC) sent joint letter to Minister of Labor and Social Policy, Mr. Rasim Ljajić, advocating against extended application of branch collective agreements (BCAs) and its impact on overall business climate.
14.09.2011. | Belgrade
The Government of Serbia has adopted a new Decree on the conditions, criteria and procedure for the conversion of the right to use land into ownership right and the manner for determining market value of construction land and the conversion fee. This decree replaces two previous Decrees on Conversion, one that refers to the conversion procedure and the other to the criteria for determining compensation for conversion.
24.08.2011. | Belgrade
AmCham participated in the effort of the Government of Serbia to improve its public procurement regime. During July, the Ministry of Finance held a public discussion on the Draft Strategy on Public Procurement Development, which should be followed by amendments to the Public Procurement Law and some by-laws.
25.07.2011. | Serbia
Over the past few months, the USAID Business Enabling Project (BEP), along with the Serbian Chamber of Commerce and the Chambers of Valjevo, Niš, Novi Sad, Kragujevac and Kruševac have organized five regional roundtables on the inspections system in Serbia with the aim of improving the current situation in this function. The roundtables were supported by AmCham, NALED and the Serbian Association of Employers.
25.07.2011. | Belgrade
AmCham, Foreign Investors Council, Serbian Chamber of Commerce and Business Club “Privrednik” sent letter to Mr. Štefan Füle, the European Commissioner for Enlargement, urging European institutions to activate all available mechanisms to suspend the unilateral Decision of Kosovo Administration on banning the shipping of goods from the Republic of Serbia.
15.07.2011. | Belgrade
Three years of AmCham’s continuous effort and advocacy towards regulation of production and trade of optical discs resulted in the adoption of an Optical Discs Law (ODL) by the Serbian Parliament on July 14, 2011.
14.07.2011. | Belgrade
Ministry of Finance and the Serbian Chamber of Commerce (SCC) are jointly organizing Roundtable on the Draft Strategy on Public Procurement Development.
11.07.2011. | Belgrade
AmCham has been informed that the Ministry of Finance (FOREX inspectorate) is starting work on the FOREX by-laws and has asked for our input on netting.
08.07.2011. | Belgrade
Public procurement regulation and practices have been set as one of AmCham’s key focuses in 2011. As detailed suggestions were sent to the authorities last year, we have been informed that solutions for some of the problems we pointed out in our recommendations have already been incorporated in the Draft Strategy on Public Procurement.
28.06.2011. | Belgrade
AmCham sent its comments and constructive suggestions for improvement of the First Draft Decree to the Ministry of Environment, Mining and Spatial Planning. Based on these, the Decree was somewhat amended, and the Second Draft was presented at a second roundtable on June 27.
13.06.2011. | Belgrade
AmCham took part at the presentation of the early draft of the new Decree on Conversion organized under the auspices of USAID BEP project and NALED.
07.06.2011. | Valjevo, Niš, Kragujevac, Novi Sad, Belgrade
AmCham is supporting the USAID BEP project which is planning a series of activities aimed at initiating inspections reform in Serbia.
01.06.2011. | Belgrade
AmCham Acting Executive Director Amalija Pavić joins Panel Discussion organized by USAID Business Enabling Project
27.05.2011. | Belgrade
After three years of AmCham IPR Committee’s active advocacy towards the adoption of the Law on Optical Discs, Serbian Government adopted the Proposal Law, on its session held on May 26.
24.05.2011. | Belgrade
Additionally, all Committees (apart from OSAC) adjusted their Charters in line with a recently amended AmCham Advocacy Guidelines.
On May 9, AmCham Health Care Committee representatives met with the Minister of Health (MoH) Zoran Stanković, Assistant Minister Zorica Pavlović and Minister’s chief of staff Jelena Pavlović.
09.05.2011. | Belgrade
10.03.2011. | AmCham
In a view of recent adoption of the Proposal Law on Planning and Construction by the Government of Serbia, and the need for further improvement of the real estate regulations and their relation to local and central administration revenues, AmCham is soliciting interest for organizing a roundtable on this topic.
10.03.2011. | AmCham
Recognizing the need for improvement of the public procurement regime, and in continuation of the efforts that begun with the last April’s short survey, we would like to invite you to express an interest in pursuing advocacy activity on this topic.