20. May 2013
Belgrade, May 20th, 2013 – The Foreign Investors Council organized today its third "Reality Check" Conference with the aim to discuss with the highest state officials key issues that are important for improvement of the business environment. The main goal of the conference is to remind the authorities about recommendations that FIC made in the latest White Book edition and check the status of their implementation. In an open dialogue with the Serbian Prime Minister Ivica Dačić and National Bank Governor Jorgovanka Tabaković, representatives of the Foreign Investors Council discussed status of reforms and ways to further raise competitiveness of Serbia as an investment location.
27. April 2013
BoD Member Srdjan Lazovic provided statement on EU integration process for Tanjug that was released on April 27th and re-reported by 7 media. He conveyed that EU integration process would bring to Serbia better business framework and that it would lead to increase in employment and living standard as well as better system of social protection.
18. April 2013
FIC was solicited by the European Delegation to share views on the progress of Serbia in specific regulatory fields.
10. April 2013
Special meeting of the Food & Agriculture Committee was organized on Wednesday, April 10th with State Secretary at the Ministry for Agriculture Dejan Krnjaic. The focus of the meeting was on exploring potentials for more close cooperation, gaining information on the Ministry's plans and planned amendments to the Food Safety Law.
10. April 2013
FIC representative Milana Jevic Gledovic participated as a panellist in the panel on changes of the Competition Protection Law, organized as part of "Competition Day" event by Competition Commission, on April 10th in the Serbia Palace.
05. April 2013
President of FIC Food& Agriculture Committee Milica Stefanovic participated as a panellist at GIZ VI EPPF Forum that was held on April 5th at the building of the National Assembly.
04. April 2013
The Foreign Investors Council held a Networking Cocktail for membership and select group of potential members on Thursday, April 4th in Hyatt. The interest for the cocktail was high - around 230 people confirmed participation while the event gathered around 150 people, many of which top managers of FIC companies, companies that applied for membership and potential members.
01. April 2013
FIC President provided interview for CorD’s Magazine special insert "International Business Sector 2013" that was released on Monday, April 1st. The interview is below.
29. March 2013
Special meeting of the Telecom & IT Committee with State Secretary for Telecommunications Mr. Stefan Lazarevic, Assistant Minister for Information Society Mr. Nebojsa Vasiljevic and Director of RATEL Mr. Milan Jankovic was organized on Thursday, March 28th at Ministry's premises. The focus of the meeting was on exploring potentials for more close cooperation and gaining fresh information on the Ministry's plans. 1st.
26. March 2013
FIC submitted comments and proposals regarding the Draft Law on Real Estate Brokerage to the Ministry of Trade and Telco. Position Paper, sent to the Ministry on March 26th, was approved within FIC, and members had short deadlines to share their views due to the short notice by the Ministry.