JBAS General Assembly Held

The third Japanese Business Alliance (JBAS) regular General Assembly session was held at the premises of the Development Agency of Serbia (RAS).

In the framework of the educational activities within Japanse Business Association – JBAS gathered members had a chance to learn more about the mentoring program through the presentation held by Ana Žegarac, director of Sector for planning and development, DAS.

Mentoring program is realised according to the RAS methodology developed in long-term cooperation with Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), Honorary member of JBAS, and includes professional business development monitoring as well as comprehensive and timely customer support.

It is agreed, potential possibilities for closer cooperation between JICA, DAS and JBAS within the project to be defined in the following period.

Also, within the area of social responsibility of JBAS, the presentation of the work of the Foundation SOS Children’s Village of Serbia was organised. The presentation was held by Vesna Mraković-Jokanović, National Director of the Foundation. Experiences of cooperation with the Foundation was shared by Igor Brankov, member of the board of directors of the Alliance and regional director of sales of Mazda, and the members had the opportunity to hear more about the possibilities of supporting the work of the Foundation, both within their companies and jointly within the JBAS.

During the General Assembly session, members were informed more closely about the current activities of JBAS industrial groups and define the next steps in the Alliance’s development.