“Aster Textile”, the leading Turkish textile producer, invested 9 million euros in the factory and it will employ 2,000 people by 2018
A working meeting was attended by Prime Minister Vučić, Ingeborg Øfsthus, the CEO of Telenor Serbia, H. E. Arne Sannes Bjørnstad, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway in Belgrade and Rasim Ljajić, the Serbian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications
The ambassadorial residence of H.E. German Ambassador Axel Dittmann hosted a traditional reception to mark the occasion of the anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall.
The latest session of the Managing Board of the National Alliance for Local Economic Development (NALED), has seen the selecting of the new president and members of the Managing Board, which will lead the organisation and initiatives for advancing the business environment in Serbia, until the new session of the NALED Assembly.
The 67th anniversary of the founding of the People’s Republic of China was marked with a formal reception at the Chinese Embassy in Belgrade, at which Serbian President Tomislav Nikolić and H.E. Chinese Ambassador Lee Manchang highlighted the excellent relations and friendship between Serbia and China.
H.E. German Ambassador Axel Dittmann organised a reception at his ambassadorial residence to honour the 50th BITEF and the 28th Congress of the International Association of Theatre Critics.
The Republic of Macedonia formally celebrated the 25th anniversary of the referendum in which citizens voted for an independent and sovereign state at the National Theatre in Belgrade. The occasion also marked 20 years of diplomatic relations with Serbia.
Ahmed Mohamed, President of the Board of Directors of Intracom Telecom, met the President of the Republic of Serbia, Tomislav Nikolic during his visit to Belgrade. Mr. Nikolć stressed the importance of investments in the field of telecommunications and information technology, while Mr. Mohamed expressed his appreciation regarding the open and constructive dialogue.
The Ambassador of the Federative Republic of Brazil to Serbia, H.E. Isabel Cristina de Azevedo Heyvaert, hosted an official reception at the Hotel Metropol in honour of the celebration of the 194th Anniversary of the Declaration of the Independence of Brazil.
It was announced at a ceremony marking the 10th anniversary of NALED at the White Palace that the strategic goal of this largest public-private association in the country is the creation of an “electronic Serbia”, which would provide the necessary conditions for further developing a favourable business environment and strengthening competitiveness.
Numerous guests attended the official opening of the British Motors Jaguar Land Rover centre in Belgrade, representing the most modern showroom and service centre in Eastern Europe and the only authorised service centre in Serbia for Jaguar and Land Rover vehicles.
The Embassy of the Slovak Republic hosted a reception marking Slovakian Constitution Day. Addressing guests, Slovak Ambassador to Serbia H.E. Dagmar Repchekova said that relations between Serbia and Slovakia have always been good and friendly, and stressed that Slovakia is ready to help Serbia in the process of joining the EU with its experience in any field.
As part of celebrations marking 70 years of Indian independence, the Indian Embassy in Belgrade, in cooperation with the Indian Council for Cultural Relations (ICCR) from New Delhi, organised a concert of classical Indian dance, “Kadamb Katak”, in Belgrade.
The Royal Netherlands Embassy regularly organises meetings with the Dutch business community in Serbia. This time, the Minister of State Administration and Local Self-Government, Ana Brnabić, met with representatives of Dutch companies and spoke about the measures that the state takes on reducing bureaucracy and simplifying the business environment.
Under the auspices of the “SMART Trio” series of events at the StartIt Centre, organised by the American Chamber of Commerce in Serbia (AmCham), in partnership with City College of the University of Sheffield, the subject of their business and personal lives was discussed by Delta Holding vice president for strategy and development, Marija Desivojević Cvetković, co-founder and CTO of Boston-Belgrade start-up Seven Bridges, Igor Bogićević, and co-founder of the Belgrade start-up Little Blue Pot and President of the BEUM Association, Darko Mandić.