AMCHAM 9TH ANNUAL BLACK & WHITE BALL
Saturday, October 05, 2013
On October 5th, 2013 American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) hosted its annual Black & White Ball for members and friends. The fashion journal “Vogue” was the theme of this year’s ball. This tremendous event is the highlight of AmCham social calendar. This spectacular evening of elegance, fashion show of the new collection of the famous atelier “Jan” and jewelry of Faro by Ant Hill , music and dancing gave AmCham members and partners an opportunity to entertain clients, colleagues, and business associates in a unique ambiance.Read More
MONTHLY MEMBER LUNCHEON - SEPTEMBER 2013
Friday, September 27, 2013
On Thursday, the Minister of Education, Mr Mikayil Cabbarov for the third time honored us with his
presence on the AmCham September Luncheon in 2013, 26 September.
In 1992 he has entered Baku State University, International Law Faculty and graduated in 1997 with the honors diploma.
During the years of 1997 and 1998, Mr. Jabbarov completed Master degree at the McGeorge School of Law of the University of the
Pacific in Sacramento, California, US. In 2004 he completed Master degree in Economics at the Azerbaijan State Economic University.
Since 1999 he is a member of the New York State Bar AssoRead More
INFLATION SURVEY - JANUARY 2014
Monday, February 03, 2014
Over the last year (the base is 100 at 31 December 2012) the AAIP
rose by 11.60 percent for Azerbaijani consumers and 13.47 for Expatriate consumers. In the 4th quarter of 2013 the AAIP rose by 5.15 percent for Azerbaijani consumers and 7.44 for Expatriate consumers. The largest upward effect on the AAIP rate came from Fuel and Fruits & Vegetables where Index of Prices rose by 30.55 and 17.97, respectively.
BFI COMMITTEE MEETING - 14 MARCH 2014
BFI Committee Chairman opened the meeting, welcoming members of IMF Article IV Consultations Mission to Azerbaijan, who introduced themselves briefly:
1. Sami Ben Naseur, IMF Senior Economist
2. Bryce Quillin, IMF Economist
3. Engin Akçakoca, IMF Expert on banking issuesRead More
TAX&CUSTOMS COMMITTEE MEETING - 14 MARCH 2014
TC Committee Chairperson opened the floor, welcoming guest speaker, Mr. Altay Mustafayev, Counsel in Baker & McKenzie’s Baku office, who, within the first part of the meeting, delivered the presentation on Court cases and dispute resolution on taxation matters. The presentation was followed by Q&A session and discussion on the topic.Read More
HR COMMITTEE MEETING - 12 MARCH 2014
HR Committee Chairperson opened the floor, welcoming newly appointed Vice-chair of the Committee, Ms. Banu Kokoz (Coca-Cola), overviewed the Agenda points and requested participants to introduce themselves briefly.
Within the first part of the meeting Committee Chair and Vise Chair made a presentation on Committee’s Priorities and Road Map for 2014.Read More
TOURISM COMMITTEE MEETING - 11 FEBRUARY 2014
The Agenda of the meeting is as follows:
• Update on Baku 2015, Guest Speaker, Donna Taylor, Director of Villages & Game Services (Baku 2015)
• Update from last meeting including white paperRead More