08.07.2019

Free Webinar On India Market Potential For Bulgarian Companies

On behalf of the organising team, we would like to invite companies from Sofia, working in the automotive and ICT sectors to take part in the free live webinar India Market Potential by Crescendo Worldwide.

India Market Potential for Automotive & ICT Sectors

Friday, July 12, 2019 

14:00 Sofia time

The intensive 60-minute webinar will cover the following topics:

✓ Indian Market Potential for Automotive and ICT sectors & products.

✓ Statistics & Volumes – Import Export & consumption of the Indian Market.

✓ Market practices – Distribution System – Demand Rate

✓ Scope for Foreign companies in India

✓ Strategies for Penetrating the Indian Market

If interested, fill in the signup form to get your link for attending the webinar.

About Crescendo Worldwide

Crescendo WorldWide is an International Trade & FDI Generating Organisation with a team of 80 experts in India and Germany, with a presence in 22+ countries. The company ains at supporting international growth and development of Small, Medium & Large companies in the following sectors: Manufacturing, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, IT, ICT, Food, Pharma, Biotech, Life science, Chemical, Defence, Railways, Smart cities, Education, Travel & Tourism, Fintech, Textiles, Construction, Electronics & Electrical, Media & Entertainment, Mining, Oil & gas, Port & Shipping, Renewable energy, Wellness & Hospitality etc.

Areas of expertise: 

– Foreign Direct Investment ( Inward & Outward FDI )

– Joint Ventures, Collaboration, Alliances 

– Improving Trade Relations between Countries

– Business & Trade Development

– Mergers & Acquisitions

– Forming Worldwide Business Distribution Network & Channel Partners

– Worldwide Exhibition Support for B2B program

– Subsidiary formation and establishment in various parts of the World

– Make in India – Outsourcing from India

 

Website: crescendoworldwide.org

LinkedIn: crescendo-worldwide

03.07.2019

Invitation for Participation in the 4th Singapore Fintech Festival 2019

On behalf of the Central and Eastern European Chamber of Commerce Singapore (CEEC), we would like to invite the FinTech companies and experts from Sofia and Bulgaria to join the Singapore Fintech Festival 2019. This is the biggest fintech festival in the world and an event all fintech companies should attend. 

 

Date: 11th – 15th November 2019

Location: Singapore

 

Through the festival companies and individuals can:

– have an exhibition booth, join as delegates;

– join the Global Fintech Hackcelerator;

– take part in Deal Friday (a matchmaking platform prior to the festival);

– participate in the Fintech Awards.

 

Join the Central and Eastern European community of fintech companies during the festival where CEEC will:

– be hosting a special welcome and intro cocktail before the festival;

– arrange meetings with relevant organisations, including Singapore government;

– handle all necessary arrangements regarding SFF 2019 registration;

– attend workshops on how to do business in Asia;

– host a sub-event of the festival, dedicated to CEE fintechs and the CEE ecosystem for better knowledge and exposure of our region.

 

As a chamber and non-profit organisation with an established network, CEEC may also help with securing preferential rates for hotels, flight tickets and other logistics if needed. 

Please reach out directly to Kristina Anguelova, Project Manager at EuroCham Singapore: kristina.anguelova@ceec.org.sg with any inquiries. 

CEEC is a non-profit organisation in Singapore that promotes business, trade, investment, services, finance, industry, economic and commercial interests between CEE and Singapore; as well as assists Singaporean business interests in CEE.

03.07.2019

The Anglo-American School in Sofia Invests €10 Million in a New Center of Arts

 

With an investment of 10 million euro, the Anglo-American School (AAS) in Sofia opened Rila Renaissance Centre – its new centre of Arts. The building will be dedicated to visual and scenic arts in AAS which currently educates more than 500 students from 45 countries are being taught.

In an area of 6500 sq.m. there is a multifunctional hall for Arts classes, performances, and conferences with 344 seats, control booths and technical rooms, well-equipped rooms for music, digital arts and video production, workshop area for decors, a hall for robotics, rooms for multimedia training, and more.

The Anglo-American School in Sofia is an independent international school with an educational program for students from all nationalities from kindergarten to 12th grade. The school was founded in 1967 and is governed by a School Board of Directors, appointed by the US and British Ambassadors in Bulgaria. The school campus is situated near Vitosha Mountain and, in addition to the educational buildings, it has two indoor sports playgrounds, 3 outdoor sports fields, a lake, and a park.

 

03.07.2019

Funding Opportunities

 

In June, the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) conducted an Informational Day to present the European network of research and innovation centres and hubs – ENRICH. The network is created and governed by the Regional centre for information and scientific development (RCISD), Budapest.

ENRICH encourages and facilitates the cooperation in the fields of scientific research, technologies and entrepreneurship between the members of the EU and the USA, Brazil, and China. It supports the creation of innovations and their commercialisation.

Find the presentations from the Informational Day at the links here. The programmes offered by the network on the markets of the USA, Brazil and China are accessible here.

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Small and medium-sized enterprises can apply for funding and methodological help of up to 100 000 euro provided by TETRAMAX project. The grants are for companies that develop digital technologies and services, already have international partners and are looking for Technology Transfer opportunities. The entire budget of the project is 7 million euro. The Bulgarian partner of the project is AMG Technology Ltd.

In order to apply for funding in the upcoming open sessions, companies need to have at least one partner from outside of Bulgaria with the status of a scientific organisation, a university or SME. Companies that wish to apply for grants, have to choose the grant scheme that best corresponds to their particular business needs and to submit a project proposal in English.

More information is available at the site of the Ministry of Economy or you can contact directly the project partner for Bulgaria at vs@amg-t.com

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The Investments Council at the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry invites Bulgarian companies to send information for investments projects which the Chamber will present during the investment seminar in Milan, on October 10, 2019. The seminar will be attended by Italian investors, funds, banks, companies, asset management companies, and financial consultants.

The Bulgarian projects should include a summary in English, a justification of the project, the size of the required investment (share capital and/or debt), offered business share, financial forecasts, markets, necessary resources for project development (human, material, market, financial), ROI, contact information.

All of the information could be sent by email at g.dimitrova@bcci.bg, tomov@intrac-investment.com

For additional information, please, contact Ms Gabriela DImitrova, Chairwoman of The Investments Council at the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, phone number 02

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