On November 24, 2016, the OECD published the Multilateral Convention to
Implement Tax Treaty Related Measures to Prevent BEPS (MLI). The MLI is
intended to transpose results from the OECD actions against tax fraud
into existing double tax treaties.
In line with promoting a fairer and more transparent business
environment, AmCham together with its member companies is interested in
actively raising issues related to the Shadow Economy.
AmCham Slovakia has many exciting activities planned for its members in
2017! We would like to encourage you to get engaged in our advocacy
efforts, attend our diverse events and make use of all the networking
opportunities in order to maximize the benefits of your membership!
AmCham has always been active in focusing on policy issues that are
highly relevant for its member companies. Based on many discussions with
our members over the last couple of months, as well as results of the
recent FDI survey and the BSCF 2016 survey, we have identified the lack
of qualified workforce as the main concern for a wide range of our
We are happy to announce that AmCham Slovakia, because of the wonderful contribution of its members could donate 15,000 EUR to Under the Wings of Dominika.
AmCham together with its partners in the Rule of Law Initiative, a coalition of business and employers´ associations and chambers of commerce, have expressed their severe concerns with non-transparent way of changing legislation without proper prior consultations.
As we prepare for the coming winter months, cultures across the world
stop to celebrate and give thanks for their successful and abundant
harvests. While organizing our annual AmCham Thanksgiving Gala Charity
Dinner we would like to take this opportunity to host our Annual
Thanksgiving Charity Drive with the goal of sharing with those who need
it most in our community.
Many thanks to all the amazing and generous participants of the AmCham
Halloween Blood Donation Competition! This great collective effort
brought 24 liters of blood which can save over 50 lives!
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.
AmCham Slovakia, in cooperation with ECENTER, will produce the Slovakia
in Figures 2017 brochure. It has been perceived as one of the most
useful publications promoting Slovakia as a country with vast investment
and trading opportunities.