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Recent Activities

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Continued Engagement on OHS

Continued Engagement on OHS

In December, FIC continued to advocate for improvement of the OHS Law. On December 9, after reviewing the new Draft, FIC sent to the Public Policy Secretariat the Position Paper on the new Draft. Additional comments of the member company were also provided a day later. As a reminder, Position Paper on the OHS Draft…

Daniel Susnjar for Special Edition

Daniel Susnjar for Special Edition

In the interview for Digitalization and Cyber Security edition, Telco & Digital Economy Committee President Daniel Susnjar said that COVID-19 pandemic forced to digital transformation even those companies that didn’t plan to engage in the process. “We truly believe that digital transformation is the general need and not a privilege reserved only for large companies…

Decisively towards increase of Serbian market competitiveness

Foreign Investors Council held the regular annual Assembly and elected new management Belgrade, 5th, December 2013 – Frederic Coin, President of the Executive Board of the Societe Generale Bank Serbia, was elected President of the Board of Directors of the Foreign Investors Council at the regular annual session of the Assembly held today. Coin was…

Dejan Turk Interview for FIC Guide 2020/21

Dejan Turk Interview for FIC Guide 2020/21

Dejan Turk, CEO of Vip mobile and A1 Slovenia Digital Society a Step Closer Innovation and companies’ ability to adapt are what change markets for the better. Testifying to this are the experiences of Vip mobile as a company and a service provider. Dejan Turk, CEO of Vip mobile Serbia and A1 Slovenia, speaks to CorD about…

Dialogue on Working from Home

Dialogue on Working from Home

FIC continued exchange with the authorities on the regulations on working from home in order to improve the regulatory framework. On June 11, FIC sent to the Ministry the comments on the answers provided at the FIC roundtable on the organization of work during the COVID-19 pandemic. On June 16, the Ministry responded, providing information…

Digital Services for Plants Protection and Tobacco Directorates

Digital Services for Plants Protection and Tobacco Directorates

On January 13, information on the new digital services for businesses related to the plant protection and tobacco was sent to the members of the AIT and Food Committee. Digitization of these procedures is one of the results of the three-year Project for Improving the Business Environment in Serbia. List contains 27 fully digitized procedures…

Diplomacy & Commerce Interview

Diplomacy & Commerce Interview

In the interview for the Diplomacy and Commerce on March 10, FIC President Mike Michel drew attention to the importance of the structural reforms for the future investments, especially in the context of the recovery from the shock of the COVID-19. “There is no doubt that Serbia needs strong economic growth. This is possible only…

Discussion on Work from Home

Discussion on Work from Home

On April 13, FIC members had the opportunity to hear firsthand on the open issues of working from home from the Ministry of Employment, Occupational Safety and Health Directorate and Labor Inspectorate. The online open dialogue organized by FIC was aimed to provide the clarifications on Guide to Safe and Healthy Work from Home, as…

Draft Law on Staff Leasing Adopted

Draft Law on Staff Leasing Adopted

Draft Law on Staff Leasing was adopted by the Government and sent to the Parliament for adoption on August 2. This comes after a decade long of FIC appeals to regulate this area of employment market to the benefit of all the involved parties, and as such represents a success.  That said, only a minority…

Dubravka Negre Interview for FIC Guide 2020/21

Dubravka Negre Interview for FIC Guide 2020/21

Support In Challenging Times It will be of crucial importance in the period ahead for Serbia to have further support for the private sector, in order to maintain jobs and liquidity, as well as the healthcare system, to replace losses in a timely manner and further develop its capacities. The EIB strongly supports these processes….