AmCham Slovakia

Fundraising: AmCham Thanksgiving Charity Drive

While organizing our annual AmCham Thanksgiving Gala Charity Dinner 2019 we would like to take this opportunity to host our Annual Thanksgiving Charity Drive (boltom) with the goal of sharing with those who need it the most in our community.

November 12, 2019

Nominate your charity for AmCham Thanksgiving Charity Drive!

While organizing our annual AmCham Thanksgiving Gala Charity Dinner, we will also be conducting the annual Thanksgiving Charity Drive with the goal of sharing with those who need it the most in our communities.

October 23, 2019

Get ready for VAT Act amendment with Mazars Tax Alert

The amendment to the Slovak Value Added Tax Act No. 222/2004 Coll. (hereinafter "VAT Act") was approved on 15 October 2019. The Amendment comes into force as of 1 January 2020. 

November 14, 2019

Evolveum and Nomura Research Institute enter strategic partnership agreement

Evolveum s.r.o. with CEO Igor Farinic, with a head office in Slovakia, Central Europe, has developed an open source software midPoint. People of Evolveum realize the importance of security and governance in administrating users identities. 

November 11, 2019

AmCham in the Media - May 2019

As we do every month, we would like to inform you about some of the most important AmCham media appearances.      

On May 1, 2019, the Slovak Spectator published an article with the title “Changing the Slovak education system from the inside” written by Peter Rusiňák and originally published in AmCham´s official business magazine, Connection.

On May 7, 2019, TREND published special edition on Business Shared Service Centers and Peter Rusiňák, coordinator of the BSCF provided his commentary on this topic in TREND online and in print as well.

On May 7, 2019, Touch IT and PC Revue informed that the Government of the Slovak Republic introduced the Strategy of Digital Transformation of Slovakia 2030 and announced the launch of AI-SK Platform which was founded by AmCham Slovakia.

On May 9, 2019, SME, TASR, 24hod.sk, Dobrenoviny.sk and Touch IT following up on the Work in Slovakia - Good Idea project, AmCham Slovakia member companies joined the government representatives in Dublin to offer interesting jobs to Slovaks living abroad. 

On May 14, 2019, the Slovak Spectator published an interview with Peter Galamboš from DELL with the title “From university to workplace” written by Peter Rusiňák and originally published in AmCham´s official business magazine, Connection.

On May 16, 2019, TASR and 24hod.sk informed that AmCham Slovakia and the Faculty of Law, Comenius University organized Richard DeWitt Arbitration Conference. On that day TA3 invited Martin Magál, member of the Board of Directors for an interview to discuss the topic of Commercial Arbitration in Slovakia into the detail.   

On May 17, 2019, SME published Ronald's Blaško commentary on How automation will change the value of our work.

On May 19, 2019, TA3 and Euractiv informed about Mentor Network Program in Bratislava which was organized by AmCham Slovakia, CSI Leasing and U.S. Embassy in Slovakia.

On May 21, 2019, HN, Denník N, TREND, TASR, Dobrenoviny.sk and 24hod.sk published information about the Vráť sa! project and mentioned AmCham Slovakia to be one of the partners of this initiative!

On May 22, 2019, Denník N, SME, TASR and Euractiv informed about initiative of AmCham Slovakia’s and 12 partner employers’ associations and chambers of commerce which prepared a joint declaration highlighting the benefits of being part of the European project. Watch the video to see what business leaders think about Slovak membership in the EU.

On May 28, 2019, TA3, Markíza, Pravda, SITA, TASR, 24hod.sk, Dobrenoviny.sk, Euractiv and Poisťovne.sk informed about the event on Employment of Socially Excluded Groups: Untapped potential for Slovakia’s growth.

On May 30, 2019, TA3 published an interview with Nima Motazed, CEO of Swiss Re and Member of the AmCham Slovakia Board of Directors about the challenges on the working market.