06. March 2014
We are happy to publicize that on the meeting held on March 6th, the Food & Agriculture Committee elected leadership whose mandates would last for two upcoming years - till year 2016. Milica Stefanovic from The Coca-Cola Company (Barlan S&M) was re-elected as a Committee’s President while Dejan Simic from Mondelez Beograd was elected as a Committee’s Vice President. Since the roles of the President and Vice President are crucial for the efficient work of the committee, the FIC BoD and Executive Office express appreciation and acknowledge the readiness of both Milica and Dejan and companies they represent - Coca-Cola Company (Barlan S&M) and Mondelez Beograd, to invest additional efforts and once again take on this roles.
26. February 2014
The Foreign Investors Council held a Networking Cocktail for membership and select group of other investors on Wednesday, February 26th in Square Nine Hotel. The interest for the cocktail was high – more than 200 people confirmed participation while the event gathered around 150 people, many of which top managers of FIC member companies.
09. February 2014
In a statement for public broadcasting company RTS broadcasted on February 9th, FIC President Frederic Coin pointed out to the positive impact of the foreign investors in Serbia.
26. January 2014
In an interview for business daily Pregled published on January 26th, FIC Vice President Srdjan Lazovic pleaded for macroeconomic stability and continuation of reforms. Similar messages were conveyed in a statement for Radio Novi Sad 1 show, broadcasted on January 20th.
17. January 2014
Committees’ leadership met EU Delegation representatives on Thursday January 16th. The meeting held at the FIC premises, was the occasion to discuss current business environment in Serbia and present key findings of FIC White Book and EU progress report.
16. January 2014
FIC organized presentation of new tax& contributions return procedure for salaries for its members. The presentation held on Thursday, January 16th at Tax Administration premises was the opportunity for FIC members to get clarifications regarding the procedure and receive answers to the questions prepared well in advance.
18. December 2013
On December 18th FIC President Frederic Coin participated at the panel discussion “Serbian Economy on Crossroad” organized by media company BizLife with the support of the Economy Ministry. It was the occasion for FIC President to promote FIC views on some of the most important expected reforms in Serbia. Event was dedicated to the announced changes of the Law on Privatization, Law on Bankruptcy, Labour Law and Law on Planning and Construction.
12. December 2013
FIC organized roundtable on Construction Law on Thursday, December 12th, 2013 in Sava Center with State Secretary for Construction Mr. Milan Miljevic and Assistant Minister of Construction and Urban Planning Ms Aleksandra Damnjanovic. The main aim of this event organized exclusively for FIC members, was to present FIC positions on this important draft regulation and gain first-hand information on planned changes.
05. December 2013
Foreign Investors Council held the regular annual Assembly and elected new management
FIC Leasing and Insurance Committee met with the National Bank of Serbia to discuss current regulatory framework and ways to improve it.