25. February 2015
BoD member Dimitrije Knjeginic spoke for Radio Beograd 1 on importance of agreement made with IMF for further investments into this country.
24. February 2015
We are happy to publicize that on the meeting held on Tuesday, February 24, the Anti-Illicit Committee elected Bojana Pecenicic from Mondelez as a Committee's Vice President.
22. January 2015
On January 22, HR Committee met with Assistant Minister of Labour Ljiljana Dzuver, Head of Labour Inspection Goran Markovic and Snezana Cvetinovic from National Employment Service, to discuss implementation of the new Law on Foreigners.
21. January 2015
In January and around New Year holidays FIC Vice President Srdjan Lazovic had series of media appearances at TV stations, leading dailies and few web portals, in which he called for continuation of reforms, improving transparency of the overall business environment, fight against grey economy and cutting bureaucracy.
05. January 2015
In an interview for Beta news agency released on January 5, FIC Vice President Ove Fredheim said that Serbian Government took reform steps in 2014, and now a joint effort of relevant state authorities is needed to ensure implementation of enacted laws in order to improve the country's investment climate.
27. December 2014
FIC Vice President Ove Fredheim gave an overview on business climate and underlined main issues faced by foreign investors on Serbian market. Below is the interview published in Politika on Saturday, December 27.
17. December 2014
Belgrade, 17th, December 2014 – The Foreign Investors Council held the regular annual session of the Assembly, adopting the Annual and Financial Report for 2014. Assembly meeting was also an opportunity to review past activities and discuss plans for 2015.
09. December 2014
At the AmCham conference “The Third Lap Time – Engage for Change”, FIC President Frederic Coin praised the adoption of the new Planning and Construction Law, outlining the envisaged 28 days deadline for issuing the construction licences and the unified procedure as significant steps forward.
03. December 2014
On December 3, FIC organized the presentation of the Civil Code with prof. Mr. Miodrag Orlic, one of the most eminent legal experts and member of the State Commission for drafting of the Civil Code. The goal was to hear about the plans of the Commission, to be introduced with new legal solutions, as well as to share opinions and raise questions. Key dialogue topics were: building rights, termination of contracts, and harmonization of Law on Contract and Torts with other specific Laws (e.g. Privatization Law).
In an opinion for daily Danas published on December 1, HR Committee President Dejan Jecmenica told that the new Labour Law brought significant improvements, but that further changes are still needed.