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PP on E-Identification

PP on E-Identification

On February 12, FIC sent to the Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications the comments on Draft Law on Electronic Documents, E-Identifications and Trust Service in E-Business. General comments concern rationalization of process and insurance contracts. When it comes to the rationalization of process, FIC view is that the processes of identification and authentication of…

PP on Gender Equality

PP on Gender Equality

On February 22, FIC sent to the Ministry for Human and Minority Rights mebers’ comments on the Starting Points for Gender Equality Draft Law. As general comments, FIC outlined that gradual approach is of key importance, and that the Draft envisages gradual inclusion of the gender that is less represented in the political and public…

Presentation on e-FOREIGNER Service

Presentation on e-FOREIGNER Service

On February 23, more than 60 FIC members had the opportunity to gain fresh and useful information on the planned establishment of the One Stop Shop on residence and work permit. “e-FOREIGNER” service was presented online by the Assistant Director in Public Policy Secretariat Ninoslav Kekic. Key topics explained at the presentation include procedure for…

Proposal for Improving E-Leasing

Proposal for Improving E-Leasing

On March 5, FIC and Association of Leasing Companies in Serbia (ALCS) approached the Serbian Business Register Agency (SBRA) to plead for reducing the cost of the digitalized procedure for registration of leased vehicles which is currently in the test phase. In particular, it was outlined that the price determined for providing the authorization for…

Proposals for the RE and Construction

Proposals for the RE and Construction

On December 10, FIC sent to the new Minister of Construction, Transport and Infrastructure the proposals for recovery of the real estate and infrastructure industry in the context of the coronavirus crisis. The proposals were accompanied by the relevant White Book positions. As a reminder, FIC sent a similar set of proposals for this area…

Push Against Risk in Banking

Push Against Risk in Banking

On March 1, FIC and AmCham sent to the Prime Minister and President a joint initiative aimed at reducing risk stemming from different interpretations related to the collection of fees for loan calculation and collection of premiums of National Housing Loan Corporation (NKOSK). Inconsistency of the interpretation jeopardizes legal certainty, inducing huge costs to the…

Raiffeisen Banka and NF Innova Receive Prestigious “Finovate” Award for “iKeš” Loan

Raiffeisen Banka and NF Innova Receive Prestigious “Finovate” Award for “iKeš” Loan

The first true online cash loan in Serbia, “iKeš”, is the winner of the “Best Consumer Lending Platform” award in the international selection of “Finovate Awards”. Raiffeisen banka’s loan product, created in cooperation with company NF Innova, is the first banking solution from Serbia to win an award in this competition of the best global…

Save the date – White Book 2020 Launch

Save the date – White Book 2020 Launch

We are delighted to announce White Book 2020 Launch Event! Please mark your calendars for Thursday, November 19, 2020, 12:00 hrs. The event will be live streamed on FIC YouTube channel (all event details will be sent subsequently).

SEMIFINALISTS OF THE GENERATOR COMPETITION HAVE BEEN SELECTED

SEMIFINALISTS OF THE GENERATOR COMPETITION HAVE BEEN SELECTED

More than 170 participants applied for the OTP banka’s Generator competition, which supports digital projects that help small and medium enterprises overcome the consequences of the crisis caused by the corona virus, out of which ten semifinalists advanced to the next phase. The total prize fund that awaits the winners is two million dinars. BELGRADE…

Tax Committee Elections

Tax Committee Elections

We hereby wish to inform you that the elections of the chairpersons of the Tax Committee and its meeting will be held in November and to invite you to participate in voting and discussion on the Committee agenda. Electronic elections for the chairpersons of the Committee will be held in the first days of November….