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2016
May
06

AmCham Regulatory Committee comments on draft bill modifying the credit Collateral Register scheme

On April 12, 2016, the AmCham Regulatory Committee responded to the Ministry of Justices’ request for recommendations on the draft bill modifying the credit Collateral Register scheme.

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2016
Apr
29

AmCham regular quarterly meeting with State Secretary István Lepsényi

The Ministry for National Economy and AmCham established a Strategic Working Group to ensure more progressive and structured consultation between the two organizations. István Lepsényi, Secretary of State for Economic Regulation and other Ministry representatives met the AmCham delegation on April 29, 2016, following up on the kick-off meeting held on December 9, 2015.

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2016
Apr
19

Minister Szijjártó met with AmCham to discuss "Cooperation for a more competitive Hungary"

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó met a high-level AmCham delegation on April 19, to discuss issues and commitments crucial to the competitiveness and business-friendly environment of Hungary. The Minister has been appointed by Prime Minister Viktor Orbán to discuss in detail AmCham’s ‘Cooperation for a More Competitive Hungary’ strategic working plan, sent to the...

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2016
Mar
30

AmCham’s Electronic Manufacturers’ Committee met with Ambassador Bell

AmCham’s Electronic Manufacturers’ Committee - along with AmCham president Ferenc Pongrácz and CEO Írisz Lippai-Nagy - met H.E. Colleen Bell, Ambassador of the United States to Hungary and Dale Wright, U.S. Senior Commercial Officer.

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2016
Mar
17
2016
Mar
17

AmCham gives input on members’ practical experiences in international data transfer

In early March, AmCham has sent input to the Hungarian National Authority for Data Protection and Freedom of Information („NAIH”) on member companies’ practical experiences in transatlantic data transfer in order to support NAIH’s work, while there are great efforts made within the EU and the US to create a new, solid legislative basis for transatlantic data transfer, as soon as...

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2016
Mar
03

February 24 Talent Policy Task Force Meeting

Talent PTF Members welcomed Ádám Merényi from Microsoft Hungary and Dr János Szilágyi from the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and discussed the latest news and trends in education.

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2016
Feb
17

AmCham participates at "Industry 4.0" meeting organized by the Ministry for National Economy (NGM)

AmCham representatives and members attend “Industry 4.0” meeting on February 15, 2016

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2016
Feb
15

Official meeting with the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry

On 10th February AmCham, represented by its President Ferenc Pongrácz, CEO Írisz Lippai-Nagy, Talent Policy task Force Co-Lead László Szépkuti and other members, had an official meeting at the Hungarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry with President László Parragh and Educational and Vocational Training Director János Szilágyi.

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2016
Feb
12

AmCham publishes "Cooperation for a more competitive Hungary"

On February 9th, AmCham and partners completed and sent the ‘Cooperation for a more competitive Hungary’ titled strategic working plan to Prime Minister Viktor Orbán and his cabinet.

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