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2019
Jan
07

Patron Interview: Dr. Endre Ascsillán, VP of GE Hungary

"We have a strong local footprint in Hungary with GE’s all core businesses actively present, based on the availability of highly skilled workforce, developed infrastructure, innovative business environment, manufacturing and digital capabilities and last, but not least on its central location and time-zone – all within the European Union, which allows us to compete globally."

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2018
Dec
19

Patron Interview: Melinda Topolcsik, GM of Bridgestone

"Being an AmCham member allows us to make our voice heard more effectively and to facilitate collaboration between the industry and education institutions, which has the utmost importance to face the challenges of the current labour market."

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2018
Dec
14

Record Number of Candidates for AmCham Board

The XXIX. AmCham General Assembly re-elected Dr. Farkas Bársony as President, Ákos Burján as Board Member-at-Large, Kevin A. Murray begins to serve as Second Vice President while Ildikó Beck, Dr. Dávid Kőhegyi, Taira-Julia Lammi and Zoltán Szabó become the new Board Members-at-Large.

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2018
Dec
07

Six AmCham Companies Earn Disability-Friendly Workplace Award

Over 30 companies received the Disability-Friendly Workplace Award including AmCham Members Flextronics, Sanmina-SCI, Vodafone, Eaton Enterprises, Philip Morris and Trenkwalder on the International Day of Persons with Disabilities, December 3.

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2018
Nov
26

Patron Interview: Prabal Datta, General Manager of TATA Consultancy Services Hungary

"The Chamber provides a great platform where global and local companies, large or small, come together and join forces to lobby the government and contribute to Hungary’s competitiveness."

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2018
Nov
21

Record 6 million HUF raised for children in need at Thanksgiving Charity Dinner

Roasted turkey, pumpkin pie, dancing feet, shattered records and another unforgettable evening at the annual Thanksgiving Charity Dinner.

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2018
Nov
19

Patron Interview: Tímea Pesti, CEO of LeasePlan

"...the growth potential at many industries is still the main attractiveness of Hungary... [it's] a great market to pilot new, innovative ideas, developments, products & services."

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2018
Nov
16

Job opening: Communications and Event Assistant

To support our office in Budapest, Hungary, we are looking for a colleague with English proficiency and strong organizational and administrative skills between January 2019 and Fall 2020.

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2018
Nov
16

President Bársony attends launch of Business Promotion and Development Campus in Washington D.C.

Our President Farkas Bársony represented AmCham Hungary at launch of the ‘Business Promotion and Development Campus’ by the Embassy of Hungary in Washington D.C., a landing house and accelerator program for Hungarian startups.

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2018
Nov
15

Pact4Youth Intern 2.0: Interns are valued!

We often talk about how useful it is when young people gain real-life work experience. Companies do not only save money by running internship programs, but they also provide themselves with future labor supply. We could say that internship programs are beneficial for both the companies and young people. However, it is important to collect the criteria that guarantees the effectiveness of an...

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