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Board meeting in Ijevan

On September 28, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Armenia held an outgoing Board meeting in Ijevan, Tavush Region, chaired by president of the Chamber Martin Sargsyan. Prior to moving to the agenda, speaking about the main problems of our country, especially in the border area, Mr. Sargsyan particularly underlined the importance of attracting investments and creating new jobs, which is a priority condition for reducing emigration. Strengthening regional chambers is a strategically important issue, where the whole chamber system has a great role. Mr. Sargsyan presented the Gold Medals of Council of Heads of Chambers of...

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New educational center

On November 10, took place opening of the Armenian Educational and Partners Support Center of the "AMADEUS" system and introducing of new joint business projects of “Cross Line” and “AMADEUS” companies. Mr. Harutyun Hayrapetyan, member of Presidium of CCI and Mr. Sergey Kozlov, general director of “AMADEUS-information technologies” LLC appreciated the importance of Center and the necessity of implementing new projects. Mr. Vardan Aleksanyan, director of “Cross Line” presented the activities of the Center in details. Mr. Sergey Kazlov informed about preparation of International experts and Certificates, and handed the first certificates to educators. Participants clarified their position and plans by questions and answers. ...

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East Invest 2 Annual Conference

More than 100 business support organisations from Armenia, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine and the EU Member States gathered in Yerevan today for the East Invest 2 conference to discuss private sector's engagement in policymaking across the Eastern Partnership (EaP) countries. The event was held as part of the EU4Business Week in Armenia and representatives of the European Commission, European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), Organisation for Economic Development and Cooperation (OECD), International Trade Centre (ITC) and the East Invest 2 consortium partners were also present. According to Mathieu Bousquet from the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations "this...

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Armenian-Korean Business Forum

On October 19 at Ararat-1 Hall of Armenia Marriott Hotel in Yerevan took place the Armenian-Korean business forum, organized by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Armenia and the Korean Embassy to Armenia. The aim of the forum was to present Korean products in the Armenian market and find partners in Armenia for further cooperation. 9 Korean enterprises participated in the forum from cosmetics, door locks, gas boilers, bio addition and other spheres. Meetings in B2B format enabled businessmen to get acquainted with each other's possibilities, products, opportunities of cooperation and exchange information. Representatives of several companies acquired...

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Silk Road 2018 Business Forum

From October 15 to17, Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Armenia Andranik Aleksanyan and Head of International Cooperation Department Vladimir Amiryan participated in the Silk Road 2018 business forum held in Jänjäje, China. The event was attended by 400 delegates from 84 countries. During the conference, representatives of foreign governments, international organizations and chambers of commerce discussed issues of restoring traditional ways of international trade, as well as new opportunities for cooperation in the technological advancement....

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On October 10 Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Estonia to the Republic of Armenia Kaiy Kaarelson visited the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Armenia. Executive Director of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Armenia Andranik Aleksanyan, presented the new situation, business climate and investment issues to the guest. Both sides noted that Armenia and Estonia enjoy wonderful political and warm friendly relations, which is a good prerequisite for establishing new business contacts and undertaking joint initiatives. Head of the International Collaboration Department of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the...

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Armenia-Côte d’Ivoire relations

On October 8, the guests from Côte d'Ivoire Allah Kudio Teo Jen Klod (vice-president of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Côte d'Ivoire) and Ferdinant Cousi (secretary general of Francophone Business Association ) who arrived in Armenia to participate in International Francophone Summit visited the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic of Armenia. Executive Director of RA Chamber of Commerce and Industry Andranik Aleksanyan introduced to the guests the new situation in Armenia and priorities of economic development, the favorable atmosphere for investments. Head of the International Collaboration Department of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Republic...

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“Promoting Anti-Corruption Conduct and Reform” Project was launched

On  Octoberb 2-5, the “Armenia: Promoting Anti-Corruption Conduct and Reform” project, which is implemented by the Center for International Private Enterprise (CIPE), the Armenian Lawyers Association, the Corporate Governance Center and the Yerevan Chamber of Commerce and Industry was launched. The objective of “Armenia: Promoting Anti-Corruption Conduct and Reform” project is to introduce anti-corruption programs in Armenia’s businesses, which will contribute to the insemination of the values of corporate governance and ethics in Armenia. Within the framework of the project, it is also envisaged to work closely with small and medium enterprises to raise awareness about the Anti-Corruption Compliance Program. During the...

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“Mercury” International Award Ceremony

RA Chamber of Commerce and Industry organizes “MERCURY” Award Ceremony traditionally since 2006, whose honorable prizes are awarded the companies and the individuals owning significant successes and achievements in the areas of economy, business and other sectors. The regular “MERCURY” Award Ceremony, already international one, will be held in the upcoming October....

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The Launch of “Private Sector Development in the South Caucasus” Program

In December 2015, a new project was launched that aimed at the improvement of the food and beverages sector’s workforce quality and increasing the competitiveness of the companies in the sector. The project implemented by the RA CCI with the technical assistance from the GIZ in the frameworks of the "Private Sector Development in the South Caucasus" Program. The program is funded by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development. At the first phase of the project it is planned to create tourism/food and beverage sector skills development center (SSDC). It will serve to the following purposes: Defining the...

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