Traditional 9-to-5 working patterns and the idea of a job for life could be things of the past. The digital economy means our work lives have changed so much that they’re almost unrecognisable from a few years ago.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Pécs-Baranya presents to you the digest of tenders published by Japanese government organisations during the past week and which we think are suitable business opportunities for European SMEs.
The Digest lists WTO tenders, open to companies with supplier classification C and/or D, which is the most common for SMEs.
Artificial Intelligence, robotics and big data are revolutionising the way we live and work.
The 63rd meeting of the UNWTO Regional Commission for the Americas, organized by the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and the National Tourism Secretariat of Paraguay highlighted the importance of advancing gender equity in tourism so that the sector can deploy its full potential in favour of sustainable development, „Without equity there is no development”.
European Commission announced broad new policy push to tackle scourge of plastic pollution.
Consultancy regarding the fact on how the EU budget should be spent: launch of the post-2020 Multiannual Financial Framework, any ideas in relation of energy efficiency are also welcome by the next generation of the financial programmes and public consultation. This initiation is especially important to CCI Pécs-Baranya since its an active partner of the Energy Efficiency Interreg project.
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The Hungarian labour market will increasingly need workers and the government supports companies in hiring workers from above the age of 55.
The fusion of Soft Flow Hungary Ltd. member of Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Pécs-Baranya and FOSS, a Danish biotechnology firm resulted in a new investment, when the Danish firm laid the cornerstone of a HUF 2 billion R&D center in Pécs (SW Hungary).
According to Eurostat's data, a total of 339,000 Hungarian, app. 5% of active population, were working in another EU state in 2017.
The updated legislation, voted through with 546 for, 35 against and 96 abstentions, requires member states to develop national long-term strategies to support cost-saving renovation of public and private buildings, with a view to reducing emissions in the EU by 80-85% compared to 1990 levels.
The approval of the informal agreement between the Parliament and the Council in the committee on energy on Wednesday opens the way for the final plenary vote in April. The plan contains a long-term renovation strategies for investment certainty and increased energy performance of buildings, basic infrastructure for electric cars in the buildings, a new indicator to measure the capacity of buildings to improve its operation and interaction with the grid.
The Ezerszínű Baranya Public Company (one of its establisher is the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Pécs-Baranya) has taken over the managing of the Tourinform Office in Pécs, and it offers numerous new services to the tourists and to the residents.
The CCI Pécs-Baranya is pleased to be partner of the EN-EFF Interreg Hungary-Croatia Cross Border Programme, because from this position more topic about energy-efficiency can be proposed in attention of entrepreneurs. ManagEnergy is the European Commission initiative for helping regional and local energy agencies to become leaders in the energy transition and to increase sustainable energy investments in regions and cities.
On January 1, 2018 Bulgaria took over the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU for the first time.
We have to highlight these two things as a key to success regarding the international conference and matchmaking event "Open4Business 2017" organized by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Pécs-Baranya and the Enterprise Europe Network Pécs.