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2016
Dec
19

Call for applications: Leadership of the Investment PTF

Dear AmCham Members, As you may know Investment Policy Task Force (PTF) Lead, Dr Farkas Bársony was elected to be the new president of AmCham by the General Assembly. As President, he steps back from the PTF leadership, due to the significant workload in both positions. Therefore the position of the Investment PTF lead is open for which we hereby invite applications from the membership. I...

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2016
Dec
13

E.ON, Flextronics & iQor receive the Disability-Friendly Workplace Award

The Ministry of Human Capacities, AmCham Hungary, the Alliance for Excellence non-profit association and Salva Vita Foundation presented the Disability-Friendly Workplace Award on December 8 in the National Theater, Flextronics and iQor Global Services Hungary were recognized for their efforts and dedication to the great cause while E.ON Hungary were honored for the third time.

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2016
Dec
08

New President and Board Members Elected at the 27th Annual General Assembly

The 27th AmCham Annual General Assembly was held on December 7 at the Budapest Marriott Hotel. After the reports by President Ferenc Pongrácz, AmCham CEO, Írisz Lippai-Nagy, Secretary Treasurer Csaba László and Policy Task Force leads Dr. Farkas Bársony, Joerg Bauer, Andrea Juhos and Dr. Judit Zolnay, the General Assembly elected the new President, Dr. Farkas Bársony, two Board...

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2016
Nov
30

AmCham member companies receive recognition at the Family Friendly Company of the Year Gala

A Három Királyfi, Három Királylány Mozgalom negyedik alkalommal adta át az Év Családbarát Vállalata díjat a Budapest Music Centerben rendezett nagyszabású gálaestjén november 15-én - három AmCham tagvállalat mentorszervezeti díjat kapott.

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2016
Nov
30

AmCham Supported Talent Shortage and Retention Research Released

Attracting new TALENTS and keeping KEY EMPLOYEES within an organization is a very relevant issue, which keeps CEOs and HR specialists especially busy as they are constantly looking for new and better solutions to ensure their competitive edge over rivals.

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2016
Nov
30

AmCham on 9% CIT: "It will improve our investment climate"

bne IntelliNews - a business news and data center on emerging markets - reached out to AmCham Hungary to comment on the decrease of corporate income tax in Hungary to 9%.

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2016
Nov
24

US Election Night Party hosted 1200 guests

More than 1,200 guests attended the quadrennial United States Election Party, jointly organized by AmCham and the U.S. Embassy, at the Corinthia Hotel Budapest on November 8, 2016. The party is said one of the biggest in Europe, and was attended by government, diplomatic and business representatives including, U.S. Ambassador Colleen Bell.

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2016
Nov
23

Over 4 Million HUF raised at the annual Thanksgiving Charity Dinner

More than 300 guests attended the annual AmCham x Marriott Thanksgiving Charity Dinner to celebrate a great American tradition and help children in need by raising 4.4 million HUF to support the AmCham Foundation and SOS Gyermekfalvak.

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2016
Nov
17

Do you know these institutions? You can support their work by purchasing your ticket to the AmCham-Marriott Thanksgiving Dinner!

Have you heard about SOS Children’s Villages? Are you familiar with the activities of the AmCham Foundation? You can support their work by purchasing your ticket to the AmCham-Marriott Charity Thanksgiving Dinner 2016!

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2016
Nov
17

Our Country Is Attractive to Investors - Magyar Hírlap's interview with President Ferenc Pongrácz

Ferenc Pongrácz, President of AmCham Hungary gave an interview to Magyar Hírlap discussing the competitiveness of Hungary, the investment climate and his presidential term. You can read the article in English below.

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