REPORT ON ACTIVITIES OF BELGRADE CHAMBER OF COMMERCE
In accordance with 10 principles of UN Global Compact


July 12 2017

THE PERMANENT SECRETARIAT OF THE WESTERN BALKAN CHAMBER INVESTMENT FORUM HAS BEEN OPENED

In the framework of the Summit on the Western Balkans, the Permanent Secretariat of the Western Balkan Chamber Investment Forum opened today in Trieste - the first joint institution in the region that was established by six chambers of commerce. The focus of the work of the Secretariat will be to strengthen regional economic initiatives, to strengthen connections of business entities, to remove the barriers to more successful doing business and to more effectively support the strengthening of th

"The business community is looking for concrete solutions. We define our goals and we will measure the future results with completely concrete criteria - by simplifying administrative procedures, by solving the challenges that companies face and by improving the efficiency of doing business," said Marko Čadež, President of the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia.

Čadež emphasized that the Secretariat will deal with regional economic initiatives and advocacy for the business community through recommendations to governments to improve trade, investments and business operations. The activities of this body will be focused on promotion of the region as an investment destination and connecting of small and medium-sized enterprises for inclusion in the supply chains of multinational companies. more