Advocacy Timeline

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2019
Nov
06

AmCham’s Tax Committee convened on November 5, 2019

Károly Radnai, Tax Committee Lead (partner, OrienTax) provided a brief report on the main outcomes of the Business Meets Government Summit held on the 16th of October.

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2019
Oct
30

Call for Proposals - Recommendation Package 2020

Call for Proposals - Recommendation Package 2020

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2019
Oct
25

AmCham submitted its comments on the draft Communication on the protection of confidential information for the private enforcement of EU competition law by national courts to the European Commission

On October 18, 2019, AmCham submitted to the European Commission a summary of our members’ comments as part of a targeted consultation on a draft Communication on the protection of confidential information for the private enforcement of EU competition law by national courts.

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2019
Oct
04

Digital PTF meeting on digital labour shortage with IVSZ

On September 5, members of the Digitalization PTF met representatives of IVSZ - Tamás Laufer (President), Attila Molnár (Secretary General) and Vilmos Both (Head of SME Department) to discuss the topic of alleviating digital labor shortage. AmCham and IVSZ are considering working together to address the issue, as the availability of digital labour force is critical for the competitiveness of...

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2019
Sep
19

Exclusive meeting with State Secretary Norbert Izer, Ministry of Finance

On September 18, AmCham Tax Committee Lead Károly Radnai, AmCham CEO Irisz Lippai-Nagy and some of our experts from the Tax Committee met with State Secretary Norbert Izer and his colleagues in the Ministry of Finance.

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2019
Sep
16

AmCham position sent to the Ministry of Justice on some provisions of the Settlement of commercial disputes (UNCITRAL)

In September, upon the request of the Ministry of Justice, the Regulatory Committee reviewed and took position in some questions related to the provisions on expedited arbitration which would be discussed at the seventieth session of the Working Group II (Dispute Settlement) of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL).

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2019
Jun
24

Raising awareness: We are branding the Business Service Sector!

AmCham, together with 20 companies and in partnership with the Hungarian Service and Outsourcing Association (HOA) launched a project aiming to raise the awareness and attractiveness of the business services sector (BSS) in Hungary.

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2019
Jun
21

Earning a spot on the world map of finance – The U.S. Financial Institutes Project

Four Patron members of AmCham - Blackrock, Citi, Morgan Stanley and MSCI - decided to launch a new initiative to increase the attractiveness of the financial sector and show the benefits and opportunities they provide.

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2019
Jun
18

Making STEM More Popular And Graduates Better Prepared

At the V. Competitive Education Conference, the American Chamber of Commerce in Hungary (AmCham) and the Hungarian Investment Promotion Agency (HIPA) discussed the challenges of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) education and tried to find ways to make it more attractive for students.

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2019
Jun
04

AmCham representatives met Dr. József Bódis, State Secretary for Education

The Competitive Workforce Policy Task Force (PTF) invited State Secretary Prof. Dr. József Bódis to a roundtable discussion on AmCham’s 2019 recommendation package

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