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Macedonia

20 Macedonian organic producers and processors present their products at Biofach 2018

Macedonian organic producers are participating at the biggest fair for organic products Biofach, held 14-17 February in Nuremberg, Germany. This year, 20 companies will present organic crops, fruits, dairy, meat and honey products, as well as organic fertilizers at the national pavilion of the Macedonian Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy (MAFWE).

Macedonia

Developing artificial intelligence in Eastern Europe

Enterprise

Letz, an upcoming startup from Macedonia, received technical assistance support from the “Swiss Entrepreneurship Programme” implemented by Swisscontact. In Collaboration with entrepreneurship experts provided by Swisscontact start-ups with growth potential are promoted.

Macedonia

Call for applications for intense language trainings for guides

Tourism Skills

The Increasing Market Employability Programme, together with the Tourist Guide Association of Macedonia is organizing intense language courses that will enable tour guides to learn the basics of a new language in just 7,5 weeks.

Macedonia

Great prospects for export of Macedonian organic products

Enterprise

Organic producers from Macedonia jointly presented their products at the Slovenian Agra Fair 2017 reconfirming the great potential of the sector.

Macedonia

Youth employment in the focus of IME Programme activities

Swiss Embassy and Increasing Market Employability representatives met with the newly appointed Director of the Agency of Youth and Sports, Mr. Darko Kaevski, to discuss future activities aimed at increasing youth employment.

Macedonia

Providing consultancy support to women entrepreneurs

Enterprise

The IME programme signed a Memorandum for cooperation with the Macedonian Association for Management Consulting MCA 2000 to support women entrepreneurs with consultancy services.

Macedonia

MAMFORCE Standard introduced in Macedonia

Enterprise

The telecommunication company One.Vip became the first Macedonian MAMFORCE Standard certified company for implementing practices that take into account the needs for a work life balance for their employees

Macedonia

Improving the operating standards of Macedonian tour guides

More than 20 mountain guides underwent a five day training in Krusevo designed to improve their universal technical skills as well as increase their customer skills.

Macedonia

Providing the Best Learning Opportunities for Tourism and Hospitality Students in Macedonia

Tourism

The student Tome Barbutov presents his study on tourism promotion in Macedonia at the World Tourism Forum Lucerne (WTFL). Swisscontact supported him in the development of this study and established the link to the WTFL.

Macedonia

Coaching for a better success of woman owned businesses

Enterprise

Demo-sessions organized by eight licensed coaches for the coaching for increased sales programme familiarized around 20 woman owned businesses with the working methodology as well as the opportunities for increased sales and development potential of their businesses.

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