Keep up with Eurocham - January 2017
Here is how EuroCham worked on your behalf this month.
Jan. 25 - ACU Experience Sharing Meeting between MOU Partners
ACU called for meeting with its MOU partners, including EuroCham, to share experiences and challenges of doing clean business in a transparent, fair and sustainable manner. The meeting concluded with a number of promising steps including further dissemination of corruption law, efforts to eliminate two standards of public services, push for elimination of heavy bureaucracy in public services and concrete plan of reform within selected Ministry.
Jan. 19 - Meeting with Representative from JICA
EuroCham and JICAdiscussed about Japanese foreign direct investment in Cambodia.
Jan. 19 - CTF Board Meeting
The Board of Cambodia Tourism Federation continue discussing on the preparation for setting the new office and strategic plan of the new year. It also focused on a number of upcoming events such as Cambodia Travel Mart – B2B and Cambodia International Travel Fair – B2C.
Jan. 18 - Real Estate and Construction ExCom Meeting
The ExCom set out the work plan for the organization of the next Real Estate and Construction Forum which will take place early March 2017.
Jan. 12 - Meeting with H.E. Pan Sorasak, Minister of Commerce
EuroCham Chairman and Advocacy Working Group met with Minister and officials from the Ministry of Commerce to strengthen our ties and move forward with the MoU. There are a number areas of cooperation between the two parties to be carried out during 2017 particularly on intellectual property rights.
Jan. 12 - EuroCham Executive Team met with Swedish Ambassador
EuroCham Executive Director paid a courtesy call to the new Swedish Ambassador to Cambodia.
Jan. 12 - Working Group B Task Force Meeting
First gathering of 2017 for the private sector in tourism industry in which roughly 20 representatives from the industry attended the meeting. The meeting recalled the success of Coastal Development Conference in December and discussed next step to follow up on the result and recommendation from the workshop. Each Task Force also provided updates and workplan for the year 2017.
Jan. 12 - Green Business ExCom meeting
The ExCom kept discussing about the contribution to EuroCham White Book 2017 and the initiatives for Green Biz Forum in 2017.
Jan. 10 - ASEAN sustainable energy conference meeting
EuroCham was approached by the organizers of this regional conference in order to seek opportunities for collaboration.
Jan. 10 - Transparency International
EuroCham and TI catch up and exchange about their various projects.
Jan. 3 - Meeting with the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport
The Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport called for meeting with EuroCham team to discuss about the need of skills labor from European investors.